Dr. Maria Herrera, MD

Dr. Maria Herrera, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Maria Herrera, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Central Islip, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Universidad Catholica De Navarra in 1991 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, sports medicine, and more.

320 Carleton Ave Ste 7000

Central Islip, NY 11722

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
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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 79% of her peers

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

Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Herrera treats Back Pain more than 66% of her peers

Dr. Herrera treats this condition more than 66% 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 60% of her peers

Dr. Herrera treats this condition more than 60% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Dr. Herrera's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acupuncture
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cortisone Injection
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • 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
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pain Management
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Physical Therapy
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • 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
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Maria Herrera, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Central Islip, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Universidad Catholica De Navarra in 1991 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, sports medicine, and more.

Specialties

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

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 Center
Internship Hospital
1991
Universidad Catholica De Navarra
Medical School
2003
2000
1998
1996
1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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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!!!
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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...Read More
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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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Dr. Herrera is an excellent doctor and I have highly recommended her to friends.
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