Dr. Gary Schwartz, MD

Dr. Gary Schwartz, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
(27)
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Dr. Gary Schwartz, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Hollywood, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1980 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

3700 Washington St Ste 200

Hollywood, FL 33021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 99% of peers
Broken Arm
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 99% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

64  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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34  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Duke University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schwartz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schwartz's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwartz to family and friends
27 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Schwartz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Stay away this doctor sends you to an oncologist makes you call for the appointment. Say's just drop his name doesnt know the doctors. Makes you do all that yourself biopsy comes back negative then refuses to take the cyst out. Truly a wack job. Should have reported him the the Medical board but it...more
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Extremely satisfied with my treatment and the service from Dr Schwartz and his staff. First time was with a nodule in my thumb and again last year when I shattered a wrist and needed reconstructive surgery. He is quick, efficient, and yes he can come off as disengaged. He moves at high speed. ...more
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Dr. Schwartz is wonderful. Some people on here say that he's not friendly. Well, do you want him to be sweet and butter you up, or would you rather him be efficient and fix your problem? I prefer the latter. I truly think he's rather funny and so very knowledgeable. I had a nasty distal radius...more
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After seeing Dr. Schwartz originally for pain and a cortisone shot, he did not explain my symptoms and options and at my follow up visit, spoke more to his intern then he did to me. No suggestions to relieve my pain but he still collected my co-payment even though i was in there for no more than...more
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THE DOCTOR WAS HORRRRRRIBBLE, NO EMPATHY, HE DOESN'T TAKE HIS TIME TO LET PATIENTS KNOW ABOUT THERE SYMPTOM. THE RESIDENCE DOCTOR WAS MORE EMPATHETIC THEN HE WAS. THE OFFICE STAFF WAS WORST THEN THE DOCTOR. THEY ARE RUDE, AND UNINTELLIGENT, I WILL NEVER GO BACK TO THAT OFFICE AGAIN. I HAD A...more
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