Dr. Philip Rafiy, MD

Dr. Philip Rafiy, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Philip Rafiy, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Hicksville, NY. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

87 W Old Country Rd

Hicksville, NY 11801

Contact Information

(516) 433-1100

Insurance Accepted

  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Sprain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Internal Derangement of Knee
very high
more than 95% 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

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • 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)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • 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
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture

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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Presby Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Bronx Lebanon Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Jersey City Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Kantonspittal Basel Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Tampa Genl Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rafiy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rafiy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rafiy to family and friends
4.2
based on 21 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Rafiy's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (5)

in Westbury, NY |
Dr. Rafiy & his reception area staff are terrific. The only complaint I have is with the X-ray technician he was crude & unhelpful. I was getting an X-ray of my spine he didn't even offer to help me on or off the table & was not gentle while positioning my body for the xray
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in Massapequa, NY |
I was referred to Dr. Rafiy when I was suffering with severe lower Lumbar difficulties. Dr. Rafiy acted quickly when he heard that it was caused by a fall in my office at work. I began to lose the feeling in my right leg, knee and hip. Being a salesperson in NYC, my career was at stake. I was...more
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in Woodbourne NY |
Exellent doctor, professional, very kind and gentle man. Highly recommend for back surgery.
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in Hicsville NY |
His only concerned is with billing. He does not care about his patients. He refused to perform my final Injection in a series of 3 injections Rendering the first two injections completely ineffective. He said that he would not see me at a scheduled appointment because of a bill that was under...more
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in Hicksville NY |
Had an accident at work every dr I went to there answer to my problems were pain killers..I went to dr Rafiy he performed surgery on my back he had me up the next day ... Thanks to dr Rafiy I have a great quality of life I was smoking a pack and half a day with his support I smoke less then 6 a...more
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Dr. Rafiy accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Humana
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