Dr. George Lewinnek, MD

Dr. George Lewinnek, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 76
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Dr. George Lewinnek, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Worcester, MA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1967 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

119 Belmont St

Worcester, MA 01605

Contact Information

(508) 334-1886

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Lewinnek's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

65  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • 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
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • Palo Alto Stanford Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Harvard Orth Res Program Bosto
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Palo Alto Stanford Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Peter Bent Brigham Hospital Bo
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Harvard Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lewinnek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lewinnek's Reviews

1.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lewinnek to family and friends
24 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (19)

Dr. Lewinnek's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Patient Comments (8)

No wonder he always has appointments available. I wish I had read the reviews first. He is rude, sarcastic, and does not listen to my concerns. He looked at the MRI and read the report and never gave me an exam or other tests. In fact he told me something else was wrong with me and it was not...more
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Awful and rude with no bedside manner never mind the fact he did nothing to help me, thankfully I sought a second opinion and received actual help from a real professional!
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Absolutely the most incompetent and unprofessional doctor who told my son there was “nothing wrong with him and to stop faking and go back to work “ when infact he had a brain mass
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Worst Dr. Ever. Did not care about anything I said
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I saw Dr. Lewinnekwhen I was 21 after I herniated L5 S1...he told me I have degenerating disc disease and would need a spinal fusion...however he said I was too young and told me to go to PT....after living in chronic pain for 8 years I saw a Dr from the Boston spine group who after several...more
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