Dr. Harvey Himel, MD

Dr. Harvey Himel, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Harvey Himel, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

5 E 98th St # 1259

New York, NY 10029

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
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Burn Injuries
very high
more than 97% of peers
Head and Neck Surgery
normal
more than 33% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 8% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Himel does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
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Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection

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

  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • New York Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of Southern California
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Himel has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Himel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Himel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Himel to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Himel'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
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Himel accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • 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
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Himel has admitting privileges

Mount Sinai Hospital
1 Gustave L Levy Pl
New York, NY 10029
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