Dr. Brian Harley, MD

Dr. Brian Harley, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Brian Harley, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in East Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from U Alberta in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

6620 Fly Rd Ste 200

East Syracuse, NY 13057

Contact Information

(315) 464-4472

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Harley performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
more than 87% of peers
Fracture Care
more than 86% of peers
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Harley's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

15  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • U Alberta
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • U Alberta Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • TX Scottish Rite Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Harley has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Harley's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Harley to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Harley's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I transferred to Dr. Harley after I was diagnosed with a non-union fracture of my left ulna. Dr. Harley was extremely direct in his explanation of what was going on with my arm and what the best course of treatment would be. I have required a total of three surgeries (the second and third were...more
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From the very first visit, following a traumatic wrist fracture, Dr. Harley was nearly totally inaccessible. I waited patienly for several hours, underwent a scan that resulted in further injury to ribs that were also damaged in the fall (was told that Harley's office did not deal with ribs, and...more
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