Dr. Dov Kolker, MD

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Dr. Dov Kolker, MD
Dr. Dov Kolker, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in New York, NY. Dr. Kolker is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital and Maimonides Medical Center.

Dov M. Kolker, MD

73 E 71st St

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

(212) 744-2200

Dr. Dov Kolker, MD

Dr. Dov Kolker, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

As a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Kolker knows that many orthopaedic injuries can be treated non-surgically. He believes that surgery is useful, yet it should often be considered as a last resort. Dr. Kolker draws upon a broad spectrum of innovative techniques, formulates a customized treatment plan for each patient, and balances traditional and alternative therapies to help his patients attain desired outcomes without surgery as much as possible. When surgery is necessary, Dr. Kolke
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Dr. Kolker's Experience

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Dr. Kolker's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuromas
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Osteopenia
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Patella Tendon Tears
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Rupture
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Quadriceps Tendon Tears
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Shin Splints
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Turf Toe
  • Ulcer

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Procedures

  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

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

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Harvard Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Essential Sports Medicine, 2008
  • Core Knowledge in Orthopedic: Foot and Ankle, 2007

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kolker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kolker to family and friends
4.8
based on 25 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Kolker's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
New York, NY |
First, Dr Kolker showed up late. I had a xray and he diagnosed my foot pain: bone spurs and arthritis. He asked that I wear firm soled shoes and come back in three months. While I appreciate the conservative treatment, there was no discussion beyond that. My feet have a deformity, and many more issues then just spurs and arthritis. I have since changed dr's. Treatment: cortisone injection to deal with the immediate pain, corrected shoes, and a discussion on the longer term issues I have.
in Brooklyn |
I would recremend dr kolker to my family and friends.he helped me so much that I didn't have to get an amputation on my foot. The bone healed now that I can walk on it.I'm so glad that my foot healed.
in New York, NY |
Dr. Kolker is a highly-gifted physician. I visited Dr. Kolker after having had a severe ankle sprain. He was extremely thorough in his diagnosis. I value his very conservative approach to surgical intervention. Dr. Kolker's holistic approach, smarts, and decency has resulted in my recommending him to many others. I have since sought treatment from him on all matters orthopedic. He also generously made a referrals to another world class doctor in cardiology.
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Dr. Kolker accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    GHI PPO
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Kolker has admitting privileges

Maimonides Medical Center
4802 10th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11219
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Mount Sinai Hospital
1 Gustave L Levy Pl
New York, NY 10029
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