Dr. Libi Galmer, DO

Dr. Libi Galmer, DO

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  

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Dr. Libi Galmer, DO is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Flushing, NY. She has been practicing for 9 years. Read her story

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens

5645 Main St Fl 4

Flushing, NY 11355
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice

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Top Care Areas


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

Osteoarthritis of Knee
more than 69% of peers
Knee Disorders
more than 66% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
more than 51% of peers

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Dr. Galmer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Galmer "Dr. Libi Galmer is a physiatrist in Flushing, New York and is affiliated with New York Hospital Queens. She received her medical degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and has been in practice between 6-10 years. She is one of 22 doctors at New York Hospital Queens who specialize in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Galmer "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "


  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Metabolic Bone Research
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Metabolic Bone Disease
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis


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  • Arthrocentesis
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Non-Surgical Arthritis Treatment
  • Nutritional Supplementation
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Prolotherapy Injections
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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.


  • New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute Of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute Of Technology
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • North Shore University At Plainview
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Hospital For Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Galmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Galmer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Galmer to family and friends
based on 24 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Galmer's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

Los Angeles, CA |
Mom was diagnosed w/sciatica and in severe pain,couldn't even get out of bed, ER visit 2x, 3 days in the hosp, 2 wks in a rehab facility, given Ibuprofen ,tramadol as needed with minimal relief. We saw Dr Libi after I googled and found her myself, and THANK GOD for her. She took the time...more
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in Flushing, NY |
Dr Galmer is a knowledgeable and kind provider. She explained clearly about my diagnosis( Calcified Tentonitis) Of the cause, treatment,medication and prevention in the future. I like her caring, friendly and warm feelings. She is an excellent doctor.
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in Astoria, NY |
Dr. Galmer is amazing. I came to her as a bit of an enigma and due to other health issues, we couldn't do standard treatment. She found a way to go around this, working with me for months through an experimental treatment to great success. Dr. Galmer is more cheerful than any other doctor I've met...more
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in Plainview, NY |
Went to Dr Galmer in April (for a cuff tear sustained in Sept). I saw 2 orthos, who were NOT helpful. Both gave a general "Band-Aid" answer of "your injury is not that severe, you can't be in much pain-just do PT and you'll be fine." Dr Galmer took the time to listen & assess my case. She thought...more
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in Melbourne |
Dr Galmer was extremely helpful and knowledgeable in fixing my issues. I would highly recommend her.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Galmer accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Affinity Health Plan
    Affinity Essential Bronze
    Affinity Essential Gold
    Affinity Essential Platinum
    Affinity Essential Silver
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) HMO
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Fidelis Care
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
    Oxford Health Plans HMO
    Oxford Health Plans POS
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Community Plan
    Empire Plan
    United Behavioral Health
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • VNS Choice

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Hospitals where Dr. Galmer has admitting privileges

56 45 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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