Dr. Gary Schwartz, MD

Dr. Gary Schwartz, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male | 62 years old

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Dr. Schwartz specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery and practices in Hollywood, FL. He practices at 1 location.

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Hollywood, FL |
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. Super professional
in Hollywood, FL |
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 fracture and I feel that my surgery and everything that went along with it was perfect. I'd recommend Dr. Schwartz without reservation to ANYONE in need of his services.
Hollywood, FL |
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 five minutes. Totally disengaged and uncaring.
Miami, FL |
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 HORRIBLE EXPERIENCE.
in Hollywood, FL |
Dr. Schwartz made sure I understood my options and helped me manage my expectations as to post-surgery outcome. He always treated me with courtesy, caring, and respect. His office staff was efficient and caring.
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  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  •  Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • 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
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

Education

  • Medical School
    New York Medical College

    Graduated in 1980

  • Internship Hospital
    Li Jewish Med Center

    Completed in 1981

  • Residency Hospital
    Li Jewish Med Center

    Completed in 1985

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Duke University Med Center

    Completed in 1986

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • 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
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

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