Dr. Jack Choueka, MD

Dr. Jack Choueka, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(39)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jack Choueka, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY. He graduated from State University Of New York Downstate, College Of Medicine and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

6010 Bay Pkwy Fl 7

Brooklyn, NY 11204

Contact Information

(718) 283-7400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Choueka "Dr. Choueka treats all disorders of the upper extremity in adults and children. He has published numerous articles on topics including rotator cuff repair, flexor tendon repair, and new devices and techniques in orthopaedic surgery. He is a recent recipient of the Joseph H. Boyes Award for Excellence in Hand Research. Dr. Choueka has received several research grants and continually presents his work at national and international meetings. Dr. Choueka currently serves as the director of hand surgery, program director for the orthopaedic surgery residency and chairman of the department of orthopaedic surgery."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Pain

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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Casting
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

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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

  • State University Of New York Downstate, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Chicago Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Choueka has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Choueka's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Choueka to family and friends
4.7
based on 39 total reviews (17 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Choueka'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

Patient Comments (17)

Once again, Dr. Choueka performed surgery with the expertise and skill that is matched by no other. Not only have I healed wonderfully from my reverse shoulder replacement, but I’m rapidly recovering from a severe carpal tunnel surgery. To say thank you Dr. Choueka doesn’t seem adequately...more
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The best caring, accommodating and compassionate Dr. I have ever had the pleasure of going to !! Dr. Choueka is brilliant and his bedside manner along with his professionalism has eased a very painful condition for me. He is so caring and wouldn't let me leave his office with so much pain and...more
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I took my husband for his shoulder. He took the time to discuss the options and we were very happy with the decision not to have surgery. The doctor explains things in plain English and the staff is all wonderful. We appreciated the free parking
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Simply the best!!
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Dr. Choueka has consistently been super approachable for great medical advice. By far one of the most compassionate, well educated and experienced doctors I have come across. He has helped my family countless times, Always with a smile always with a big heart. I highly recommend him
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