Dr. David Benatar, MD

Dr. David Benatar, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. David Benatar, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Levittown, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from State University Of New York At Stony Brook in 1989 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

2920 Hempstead Tpke Ste 7

Levittown, NY 11756

Contact Information

(516) 735-4048

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Systemic Chondromalacia
very high
more than 90% of peers
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
high
more than 89% of peers
Adhesive Capsulitis
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Benatar'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 Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

57  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigger Finger
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2  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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.

Education

  • State University Of New York At Stony Brook
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • SUNY Health Science Center Brooklyn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Hospital SUNY Health S C Bklyn
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Benatar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Benatar's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Benatar to family and friends
23 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Benatar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr Bennatar is Great !! He has helped Me through the years achieving My goals.
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I was very pleased with the staff and Dr. Benatar. They were helpful, caring, and informative. The office is very efficient.
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Dr Benatar gave me a very thorough examation and took the time to explain everything to me. I left feeling confident I was going to get the treatment I need.
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Dr Benatar is an oustsnding Dr who really cares about his paitents wellbeing, i have referred many friends and family to him and always get a thank you from those i recommend
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Dr BenTar is the smartest doctor who has ever treated me. He always performs the most thorough exams and has a level of knowledge and competence that is unique. I always feel he has done the best job possible!
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