Dr. Glenn A. Teplitz, MD

Dr. Glenn A. Teplitz, MD

34 reviews

Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 55 years old

Winthrop Orthopaedic Assoc., PC
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Dr. Teplitz specializes in Orthopedic Surgery and practices in Garden City, NY. He practices at 1 location.

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based on 34 total surveys (6 with reviews)
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in Brentwood , NY |
I have been a patient of Dr. Teplitz for a while. Most recently he did surgery on my Finger remove a cyst . I was prescribed pain med but never had to take any. What an excellent job he did!. My finger is healing quite nicely and I am very pleased. Dr. Teplitz is professional and respectful.......Thank you for your great service.
in Bayville, NY |
I called his office and was told Dr. Teplitz could not see me until January 11th, two weeks later. The office manager offered an appointment at 11:45 AM on January 11. I would need to take a few hours off from work but agreed to the time of the appointment. 3 days before the scheduled appointment I received a call from Dr. Tiplet 's office confirming the appointment again. When I arrived at his office I was told my apt. was actually 1:45 PM and I would have to wait 2 hours to see him. I left.
in GlenHead |
I waited 2 hours to see this Dr. Teplitz twice for an inflamed finger. He saw me for 2 minutes and did absolutely nothing for my finger. My finger got so bad that I had to see another Dr. who told me I had an infection in my bone and needed antibiotic immediately. Dr. Teplitz is so overrated. I would not recommend him.
Merrick, NY |
The doctor is very good, but his policies and staff are not. If you have a prior injury and cannot produce all of the old records (even for a very old, healed injury), he refuses to see you (even if you've been his patient for other things). Additionally, the staff at Winthrop Orthopedic are so rude, it makes you reluctant to call and try to deal with. For one problem, I was told to be seen immediately if it recurred, but the staff didn't care. Took me two weeks to be seen.
in Massapequa, NY |
Dr Teplitz has performed surgery on me for a distal bicep tear about 7 years ago. I have been to him ever since and he is my favorite doctor. He repaired me when others said to leave it alone. I have referred anyone I can to him including my own mother so that should say something about him. A++. The down side is he doesn't accept my new insurance now but I will still pay the price to see him.
in Wantagh, NY |
I really liked DR. Teplitz. He has a great bedside manner which being in the medical field, I know is extremely important. His staff & assistant are amazing & friendly.
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  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Tulane Scholar
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  • Media & Publications
    • Percutaneous reduction and Kirschner wire fixation of impacted intra-articular fractures and volar lip fractures of the PIP joint, Feb.2005

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Contracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Pain
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Pain

Education

  • Medical School
    Tulane University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1987

  • Internship Hospital
    Umdnj University Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
    Umdnj University Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Hospital for Special Surgery
  • Undergraduate School
    Tulane University of Louisiana

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Chemotherapy
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • 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
  • Joint Drainage
  • 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
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tommy John Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement