Dr. Harold Rekate, MD

Dr. Harold Rekate, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(19)
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Dr. Harold Rekate, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Great Neck, NY. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 46 years.

611 Northern Blvd # 150

Great Neck, NY 11021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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more than 69% of peers
Brain Surgery
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more than 66% of peers
Brain Disorders
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more than 54% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery

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.

Education

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • University Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rekate has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rekate's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rekate to family and friends
4.5
based on 19 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Rekate's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Glendale |
Dr. Rekate, operated on my daughter when she was 18 months old .She is now 28 years old He is want beyond every expedition to save my daughters life. He is blessed by god. Thank you..
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in king george VA |
I give my highest respect to Dr.Harold Rekate, Neurosurgeon. I am 50 years old and have suffered with chronic migraines since a young child. I've had symptoms relating to brain function, aches, pains and other sensory processes. In my 40s I began having tremors, muscle atrophy, fatigue and...more
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in Tucson, AZ |
Dr. Rekate saved me. He is my hero. Only doctor that would help me after others damaged n left me to suffer. I will forever be grateful to this man for all he did to give back life to me and my family. We love him as family. Miss him now that he is on east coast.
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Dr. Rekate saved my life. I was born with a rare form of spina bifida, tethered spinal cord, etc. I was his first ever surgery for this type of spina bifida 32 years ago! I finally went back to Barrow's Neurological today for a consult and wish he was still here in Arizona so that I could thank him...more
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in Tyler tx |
Dr. Rekate is the best. We saw 6 or 7 doctors in Texas before finding Dr Rekate. He found what was wrong with my son after other doctors could not. He is different because you can tell he has compassion. He truly cares. He is unique!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Rekate accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Rekate has admitting privileges

Long Island Jewish Medical Center
270-05 76th Avenue
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