Dr. Neal Smith, MD

Dr. Neal Smith, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
(31)
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Dr. Neal Smith, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Woodbury, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

45 Crossways Park Dr W

Woodbury, NY 11797

Contact Information

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
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Smith performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Elbow Sprain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

67  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • 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
  • 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
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
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13  Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Bursal Drainage
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • North Shore University Hospital-Cornell
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Nyu Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Smith's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
31 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

Dr Smith saw my daughter and was very helpful with great bedside manner. What a delightful man!
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We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Orlin & Cohen Orthopedic Group! Thank you again for taking the time to let us know how we did. We hope you have a great day!

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Dr. Smith is a knowledgeable, dedicated orthopedic surgeon who treats our entire family. He has always provided the best care and provides many options for our individual needs. Dr. Smith is always very responsive for follow up questions and appointments. He Is one of the few specialists in the...more
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Your recommendation means so much to us and we're so happy to have earned it. Thank you again for taking the time to let us know about your positive experience. Have a great day!

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I just got back from dr Smith. I was very pleased. The staff was wonderful. Dr. Smith took the time to talk to and explained to me in laymen terms gave me a report for dr berrin. He took an X-Ray and explained the xray to me. Gave me a cortisone injection he said I can get a injection 4 to 6...more
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Hi Maria. We are so happy to hear that you were pleased with your experience at Orlin & Cohen with Dr. Smith and the office staff. Patient care is our top priority, so we are glad you got the chance to experience that firsthand while with us.

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Very happy with Dr Smith's visit. I saw him for elbow and back pain. Staff was friendly and helpful. Dr Smith was very professional. Excellent bedside manner. He didn't rush me at all. He listened to my concerns and answered all my questions. He explained my diagnosis and my plan of care. I would...more
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Hi Tim, Thanks for the wonderful feedback regarding your recent visit with Dr. Smith. We appreciate you taking the time and effort to let us know how we are doing. We wish you the best of luck on your road to recovery.

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My wife and I have used Dr. Smith for various Orthopedic issues for many years and have always found him to be right on target with his diagnosis and treatment. I am happy to endorse him.
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Hi David. On behalf of Dr. Smith and everyone at Orlin & Cohen we wanted to say thank you for the wonderful feedback you left here. Have a great day!

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