Dr. Harvey Himel, MD

Dr. Harvey Himel, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Harvey Himel, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, critical care surgery, and more.

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
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Himel'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.

3  Specialties

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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Himel does not have any board certifications listed.

16  Conditions Treated

6  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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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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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