Dr. James Marzec, MD

Dr. James Marzec, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
(21)
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Dr. James Marzec, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in West Islip, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med in 1982 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

340 Montauk Hwy Ste 1

West Islip, NY 11795

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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Top Care Areas

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

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
normal
more than 79% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
normal
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Marzec'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Trigger Finger

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16  Procedures

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

  • Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Hughston Sports Med Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Marzec has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Marzec's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Marzec to family and friends
21 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Marzec's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have been a patient of Dr. Marzec for many years. He has done surgery on my wrist and my knee, with excellent results and virtually no scars. He has a very pleasant bedside manner. On the other hand, there are often long wait times, and limited parking. Also, though I have had only one...more
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Cannot go into details besides saying he treated me like a child, literally yelled at me for seeing his PA's and said they were pretty worthless if you want to get something accomplished. Will never see again. I wouldn't recommend him to my worst enemy.
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I have been to multiple doctors concerning my knees over the years. Dr. Marzec diagnosed me right away and spent the time to explain the diagnosis and what it meant. He was not quick to operate but provided alternative solutions which are working extremely well. He is very easy to speak to as...more
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Dr. Marzac is one of the finest doctors that I've ever encountered. He is extremely knowledgable and spends time explaining injuries and how to help correct. He doesn't throw pills at the situation but will provide medication if necessary. The wait time can be a tad long but if you make your...more
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