Dr. Neal Dunkelman, MD

Dr. Neal Dunkelman, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Dr. Neal Dunkelman, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Middletown, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

42 Rykowski Ln

Middletown, NY 10941

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • 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. Dunkelman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dunkelman treats Chronic Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Dunkelman treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dunkelman treats Fibromyalgia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Dunkelman treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dunkelman treats Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Dunkelman treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Dunkelman's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Cortisone Injection
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Disability Evaluation
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Heel Spur
  • 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
  • Migraine
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pain Management
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Physical Therapy
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations

About Me

Patients with chronic pain often become disabled in the pursuit of gaining relief from their pain. My philosophy in pain treatment is based on experience that patients suffer more when their functioning and quality of life are impaired. My goal is to...

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

1991
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Residency Hospital
1988
Nyu Downtown Hospital
Internship Hospital
1987
SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
1983
Bucknell University
Undergraduate School
1991
1988
1987
1983

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Dr. Dunkelman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dunkelman

3.9

Based on 43 reviews

5 Stars
67.44186046511628%
(29)
4 Stars
4.651162790697675%
(2)
3 Stars
2.3255813953488373%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
25.58139534883721%
(11)

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He took time and listened to all my complaints.
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Wonderful experience, and great doctor!
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Dr. Dunkelman has been a great doctor. He really listens to the patients symptoms and tries his best to help make daily life enjoyable for someone experiencing pain. I never feel nervous or anxious when visiting him and he always makes me feel comfortable.
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A great doctor in the area.
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I'm a hospital Critical Care RN. I would not send my worst enemy to him. He doesn't listen to his patients nor does he make eye contact. And he makes sarcastic comments. I would never use him or recommend him.
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Locations

Center for Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation , Middletown, NY

Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Affinity Insurance Services
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Choice
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Federal Employee Program
Medicare Blue PPO
Medicare Select HMO
State Employees Program
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI EPO
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Fidelis Care
MagnaCare
Medicaid
Managed Care
Medicaid HMO
Medicare
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MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care HMO
MVP Health Care PPO
MVP Preferred EPO
Oxford Health Plans
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Oxford Health Plans HMO
Oxford Health Plans POS
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellPoint
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC