Dr. Edward Rubin, MD

Dr. Edward Rubin, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
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Dr. Edward Rubin, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada - M.D. in 2001 and specializes in pain medicine, anesthesiology, and more.Read his story

1300 Franklin Ave # Level

Garden City, NY 11530

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • Oxford Health Plans

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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
more than 72% of peers
Chronic Pain
more than 47% of peers

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Dr. Rubin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rubin "Dr. Edward S. Rubin is a Board Certified Doctor serving the New York area for more than 8 years. Dr. Rubin is experienced in Low Back/Leg/Buttock Pain, Neck & Arm Pain and Whiplash. He is a professional member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists and the Nassau County Medical Society. Dr. Rubin was also awarded the Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award, the Patients' Choice Award and the Compassionate Doctor Recognition. Professional Associations American Society of Anesthesiologists New York State Society of Anesthesiologists Nassau County Medical Society Medical Society of the State of New York American Society for Interventional New York State Pain Society Academic positions: Assistant Professor: Anesthesiology, Hofstra/NSLIJ Medical School 2009- present Assistant Professor: Anesthesiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University 2006-2008 Awards & Accolades Vitals - Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award, 2012 Vitals - Patients' Choice Award, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 Vitals - Compassionate Doctor Recognition, 2010, 2011, 2012 Vitals - On-Time Doctor Award, 2014 Affiliate Hospital positions: Director, Chronic Pain Medicine: Winthrop University Hospital 7/2009-present Assistant Attending, Anesthesiology: Long Island Jewish Hospital & North Shore Hospital,2008-present Assistant Attending, Anesthesiologist: New York Presbyterian Hospital 2006- 2008 Office Hours Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm"


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rubin "To continually strive to relieve the suffering of chronic pain of each and every patient entrusted to our care. We are committed to creating an effective environment for healing the whole person physically and emotionally. We will provide this healing with skill, compassion and the highest standards of quality."


  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Sprain


  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block

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.


  • University of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada - M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Internal Medicine - Maimonides,
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Anesthesiology - New York Presbyterian Hospital,
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Pain Medicine - Weill Cornell Medical College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient's Choice award, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Rubin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rubin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rubin to family and friends
based on 42 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Rubin's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr. Rubin is the best pain management doctor I've met. I'm young and don't want to be on pain medication, and he has found the perfect regime for my condition to ease my pain. He truly cares about his patients and takes the time to listen in order to assure you the best care. If you want a doctor...more
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in Lake Grove, NY |
Dr. Rubin uses a variety of tools to restore quality of life. I am now working full time , socializing and living a very active life which none of the above was a possibility before becoming a patient. He is up to date with new treatments & technology as well. Laser treatments , injections , PT &...more
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in Ottawa, IL |
i have been seeing Dr Rubin for a couple of yrs . He's a great Doctor.. in fact , i travel to see my dr a couple times a yr..for an office visit.
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in Roslyn, NY |
Dr Rubin has given me a new lease on life. He is patient, kind, and very understanding and he is a very good listener. But most important, I can walk again. I now live without pain. Thanks to him I'm able to Enjoy my life.
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in Huntington Station, NY |
I was experiencing severe right sciatic pain, and a severe vice-like stabbing in my right calf, from multiple lumber herniated discs putting pressure on my nerve roots. The first injection brought my pain from a 10 to a 6. The second injection reduced the pain to a 1. Very grateful to Dr....more
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Dr. Rubin accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • Oxford Health Plans

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Hospitals where Dr. Rubin has admitting privileges

Long Island Jewish Medical Center
270-05 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
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North Shore University Hospital Syosset
221 Jericho Tpke
Syosset, NY 11791
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NYU Winthrop Hospital
259 1st St
Mineola, NY 11501
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