Dr. Maria Herrera, MD

Physical Medicine & RehabilitationFemaleAge 51

Dr. Herrera
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

New York Physical Medicine

320 Carleton Ave Central Islip, NY 11722

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Dr. Maria Herrera, MD is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist in Central Islip, NY and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Universidad Catholica De Navarra medical school in 1991. She is affiliated with medical facilities Long Island Community Hospital and Southside Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Herrera to book an appointment.

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Dr. Herrera's Reviews

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4.0

Based on 8 ratings

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What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (6)
  • Explained conditions well (6)
  • Listened & answered questions (6)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (2)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (2)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (2)
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I would definatelly recommend this doctor to anyone. Super nice and the staff is extra friendly. I was attended to right away and she really takes time getting to know you and see your improvement and how you are doing. 10/10!!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Brenda Sparo – Aug 11, 2018
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Dr. Maria Herrera Is Very Proffessional, Truly Caring About Her Patients’ Health And Really Knows What’s Best For Her Patients, I’ve Been Seeing Her For About 2 To 3 Years Now And With Her Help I’ve Improved My Health In Many Ways With Her Proffessional Advice And Care, In My Oppinion I Really Think She Is Truly The Best At What She Does And Really Care’s About Her Patients’ Health And Well-being, I Recommend Her With A 5 Star Rating, I Consider Myself Very Fortunate To Be Her Patient.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Moises Carbuccia in East Patchogue , NY – Jul 26, 2018
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If I could leave Zero stars I would,wait time is ridiculous,she is unsure of what she’s saying to you if it’s in English...just a terrible experience...if you can by-pass the doctor and just see the physical therapist then you will be fine he was fantastic only reason I returned to this office.
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No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Debra Curtin – Apr 30, 2018
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Dr. Herrera is an excellent doctor and I have highly recommended her to friends.
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michael carney in West Islip, NY – May 17, 2017
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Maria Herrera, MD is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist in Central Islip, NY and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field....Read more

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Acupuncture
  • Massage Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

SUNY/U Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
2003
University of California At Los Angeles
2000
SUNY Stonybrook Med Center
Residency Hospital
1998
Graduate Hospital
Residency Hospital
1996
Cabrini Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1991
Universidad Catholica De Navarra
Medical School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Maria Herrera, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Herrera has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Maria Herrera, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Maria Herrera, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Herrera frequently treats Chronic Neck Pain, Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement), and Back Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Herrera treats.

Where is Dr. Maria Herrera, MD's office located?

Dr. Herrera's office is located at 320 Carleton Ave, Central Islip, NY 11722. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Maria Herrera, MD speak?

Dr. Herrera speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Herrera's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Neck Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Herrera treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Herrera treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Herrera treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 79% of her peers

Dr. Herrera treats this condition more than 79% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Herrera treats Back Pain more than 76% of her peers

Dr. Herrera treats this condition more than 76% of her peers

Dr. Herrera's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acupuncture
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Cortisone Injection
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Injection Therapy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Medical Acupuncture
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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(631) 517-9261

Dr. Herrera accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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Anthem
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Medicare Advantage PFFS
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Fidelis Care
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Managed Care
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
WellPoint

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New York Physical Medicine

New York Physical Medicine320 Carleton Ave Central Islip, NY 11722
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