Dr. Marc Chernoff, MD

Dr. Marc Chernoff, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(15)
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Dr. Marc Chernoff, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Stony Brook, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

2500 Nesconset Hwy Bldg 9

Stony Brook, NY 11790

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Locals (any local)
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Disorders
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more than 31% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
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more than 29% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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more than 25% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Neck Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

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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

  • City University of NY 7 yr BS/MD accellerated program
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Harvard Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chernoff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chernoff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chernoff to family and friends
4.4
based on 15 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Chernoff'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 (11)

in Kings Park, NY
Dr. Marc Chernoff is a physician of the highest caliber - after an extended period with a painful back and sciatica, Dr. Chernoff guided me through many treatment options and ultimately helped me through an hours-long surgery. Even while wearing a back brace for months, Dr. Chernoff always made the...more
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I am an active 45 y/o male and went to Dr. Chernoff with hip pain. My physician and chiropractor diagnosed my MRI. Dr. C looked at my MRI and correctly diagnosed the hip pain I was feeling was NOT from the damage shown in the MRI. He immediately sent me down the hall for an quick X-ray and quickly...more
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in Sag Harbor, NY
I had herniated disc with fragmentation. In pain more often than not. Surgery went well. At 6 weeks into recovery I feel great! Unfortunately, I had a tattoo they needed to go through but amazingly they were able to put it back together nicely. It looks great, you can barely tell there is a...more
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in North Babylon, NY
Marc and Ira Chernoff are brothers that are so caring. They have a way of putting you at ease about your condition. Very knowledgeable. I would recommend them to anyone that needs spinal surgery.
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in Remsenburg, New York
Had spinal fusion and went well.
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