Dr. Neil Kahanovitz, MD

Dr. Neil Kahanovitz, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Neil Kahanovitz, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in West Orange, NJ. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

1500 Pleasant Valley Way Ste 101

West Orange, NJ 07052

Contact Information

(973) 669-5600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Neck Muscle Strain
normal
more than 64% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 53% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
normal
more than 53% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
28

Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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 1975
  • Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Hospital Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kahanovitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kahanovitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kahanovitz to family and friends
2.8
based on 10 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Kahanovitz's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (2)

in New York |
After seeing 5 other orthopedic surgeons, Dr. K was by far the best match for me. He's straight forward, well spoken, kind, thorough and an expert in his field. My surgery and recovery was a massive success. He also is amazing at following up with me no matter how silly I think the question is or...more
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Linden, NJ |
I would not recommend seeing Dr. Kahanovitz if you expect a thorough examination and care toward your medical concern. I provided Dr. Kahanovitz with my MRI disc which he did not review nor explain to me. He took a brief history that yielded inaccuracies and subsequent issue with insurance...more
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Dr. Kahanovitz accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Kahanovitz has admitting privileges

Saint Barnabas Medical Center
94 Old Short Hills Rd
Livingston, NJ 07039
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