Dr. Michael Cushner, MD

Dr. Michael Cushner, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(32)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Cushner, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in White Plains, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

210 Westchester Ave Fl 3

White Plains, NY 10604

Contact Information

(914) 305-2700

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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Arthroscopy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Internal Derangement of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • 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
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger

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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 6/27/2013
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 10604
    State: 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

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Med University Sc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Med University Sc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • S Tahoe Sports Med Grp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cushner has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cushner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cushner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cushner to family and friends
3.2
based on 32 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Cushner's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Cushner is knowledgeable, compassionate, has great bedside manner and takes lots of time with his patients! He has taken care of my bicep tendon, my wife's knee and my daughters foot. If I or any of my family or friends ever need a Doctor, Dr. Cushner would be our #1 choice and recommendation.
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I never got to see the doctor, only the physicians assistants. Who were very nice, but I would have liked to see the doctor. I didn't even get to see the same PA twice. The only person who was truly fantastic was the nurse who brought me in. Otherwise it felt like a factory.
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Dr. Cushner has been my doctor for the last ten years. He first operated my left knee 0n 06/2005, not only did he explained the whole procedure but he was the first face I saw when I woke up from the anesthesia. Few years later he operated me on my right wrist. Again he was very explanatory during...more
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I had a great experience with Dr. Cushner, I had an old shoulder injury that needed extensive surgery and rehabilitation. He explained the procedure and the rehab and was with me during the process. I was able to reach in by phone and email and had a good experience with the physician assistants...more
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If I was able to give zero stars I would.I had rotator cuff repair done to my shoulder in April only to experience constant pain and telling Dr. Cushner. He just said to continue with physical therapy and Cortizone.it never relented and now eight months later with the help of another surgeon and he...more
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