Dr. Fabien Bitan, MD

Dr. Fabien Bitan, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Fabien Bitan, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Paris in 1985 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

130 E 77th St Fl 7

New York, NY 10075

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Intervertebral Disc Disease
more than 64% of peers
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
more than 63% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
more than 61% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bitan "Dr. Bitan is the Division Director of Spine Service at Lenox Hill Hospital. He is currently not in-network with any commercial insurances and, accepts all Workers' Compensation and No Fault insurances. Please visit our website to learn more about Dr. Bitan's practice: http://www.bitanmd.com/"

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

62  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Kyphosis
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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25  Procedures

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 Paris
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Hospital Of Paris-Public Assistance
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Public Hospital Of Paris-Orthopedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Beth Israel Medical Center-Spine Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital For Special Surgery-Pediatric Orthopedics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • New York Metro- Best Doctors Award, 2010
  • New York Super Doctors - Top New York Physicans Award, 2010
  • Castle Connolly- Best Doctor Award, 2010
  • Patient's Choice Award - Best Doctor, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Bitan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Armenian
  • French
  • Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bitan's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Bitan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Bitan has had made such a positive impact on my quality of life. He put me back together again after a failed cervical fusion by a different doctor and has successfully performed surgeries on my lower lumbar --problems most likely caused by scoliosis. He is a knowledgeable, caring and kind...more
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Dr Bitan performed surgery on my daughter in 2012. He was recommended by a number of people I know. He is NOT knife happy! He is very caring and knowledgeable and makes you feel as if you are his only patient and family of the patient. I have and will continue to recommend him any chance I get.
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