Dr. Harold Rekate, MD

Dr. Harold Rekate, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Harold Rekate, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in neurosurgery.

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
  • Humana

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rekate's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rekate treats Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve) more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Rekate treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rekate performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Rekate performs this procedure more than 62% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Brain Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rekate performs Brain Surgery more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Rekate performs this procedure more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Rekate's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Harold Rekate, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1972
University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1972
University Hospitals
Internship Hospital
1970
Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1972
1972
1970

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Rekate's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rekate

4.5

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
84.21052631578948%
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4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
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3 Stars
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1 Star
10.526315789473685%
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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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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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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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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