Dr. Michael Horowitz, MD

Dr. Michael Horowitz, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Michael Horowitz, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 2004 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery, general surgery, and more.

142 Joralemon St Fl 2

Brooklyn, NY 11201

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
very high
more than 99% of peers
De Quervain's Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
high
more than 88% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Horowitz "My philosophy centers on expert patient care and satisfaction. From the moment you schedule your consultation with me, through the process of receiving the care you require, you will be treated courteously and respectfully from my entire team. Whether you require surgical treatment or not, my goal is to get you back to 100%. I will work together with you to achieve that and I always take the time to make sure you are well informed about and understand all aspects of your care."

3  Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Burn Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

70  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Nerve Injury
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Pain
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40  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
  • Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fusion
  • Hand and Wrist Osteoarthrotomy
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Joint Drainage
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist and Forearm Tenotomy
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery
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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

  • CUNY Queens College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Staten Island University Hospital-Burn Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Staten Island University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University Of Connecticut Health Center-Hand Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Horowitz's Reviews

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I was very impressed with the fact that I was seen by Dr. M. Horowitz on time. My appointment was at 4:30 PM ET and I was directed to his office at 4:29 PM ET. He explained in details the diagnosis of my symptoms. He was very gentle with administering the cortisone shot in my hand (I'm deathly...Read More
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Dr Horowitz is excellent. He’s easy to talk with.Very professional and clean environment. The location downtown is not the easiest to navigate as a driver, parking is impossible. However, when I’m getting excellent care, I don’t mind. Wait time is none to normal 5-15 minutes. I have no complaints.
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I am lucky i had Dr. Horowitz as my doctor who performed wo carpal tunnel release back to back on me. He used minimally invasive surgery so the healing was much more faster. He has a very pleasant personality who listens and answers with the outmost respect. He makes you feel that you matter by...Read More
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Thought he was very pleasant and knowledgeable, overall very good experience.
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He is a miracle worker!!!! Close to loosing my thumb Dr. Horowitz jumped it did surgery on the spot and saved my finger. Needed more surgery, he and his office staff Daniella handled EVERYTHING from getting everyone together, making all the arrangements etc. Daniella was available for ALL my...Read More
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