Dr. David Perna, MD

Dr. David Perna, MD

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Dr. David Perna, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Brooklyn, NY. He specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

450 Clarkson Ave # 30

Brooklyn, NY 11203

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Perna's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Bursitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perna treats Bursitis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Perna treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perna treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Perna treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Joint Drainage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perna performs Joint Drainage more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Perna performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Joint Arthrocentesis

Dr. Perna's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Morton's Neuroma
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Perna, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Brooklyn, NY. He specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Perna's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Perna

3.7

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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Dr. Perna administered trigger shots and advised me of ways to improve my posture. He is very good. Although his front desk staff are completely incompetent. On several occasions in the past year, the front reception have said they would return my call to make an appt but have not. I'm now...Read More
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Very capable doctor, did epidurals and knee treatment on me. He is a fellow weightlifter and knows sport related injuries
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Dr Perna was very friendly and knowledgable during the consultation. I felt confident in his abilities. He had me go for an xray and assured me he would call me in 1-2 days. He never returned my call. I had left 3 messages with the answering service and still no phone call. I'm scheduled for an...Read More
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He's confident and experienced. He looked at my MRI and explained it to me in detail. I entered his office full of anxiety. After my visit to his Manhattan Beth Israel office, and his evaluation, I felt relieved. He wouldn't be working at Beth Israel if he was not a top expert. He knows...Read More
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Dr. Perna wasn't the worst doctor I've ever seen but he was far from the best. In addition to not doing much about my back pain (I had three epidurals, only one of which worked), he rarely if ever returns phone calls and most of his staff borders on incompetent. If I told you about some of the...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO