Dr. Philip Rafiy, MD

Dr. Philip Rafiy, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Philip Rafiy, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Hicksville, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

87 W Old Country Rd

Hicksville, NY 11801

Contact Information

(516) 433-1100

Insurance Accepted

  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

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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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

75  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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27  Procedures

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

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rafiy to family and friends
27 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 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

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I would recommend Dr. Rafiy's services to anyone in need. His knowledge in Spinal surgery speaks for itself. I was confident with my life in his hands. He's the BEST!!!!
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He performed back surgery on me and did a great job. He was wonderful from the beginning of my journey. I trust him and would recommend him to anyone.
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Dr Rafiy is a qualified surgeon he is caring and I trust his judgement. His office is run well and very friendly.
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Dr Rafiy performed shoulder surgery on my left shoulder in December 2017, it has been about 2 months and i already have full range of motion and almost zero pain in my shoulder. I mention this because when I had my right shoulder done 6 years ago ( by a different Dr), it took almost 8 months before...more
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Absolutely one of the best orthopedics I’ve been to. He took all my concerns seriously and really looked into them with care. He is very patient and takes his time ever visit to see that I am properly treated no concern of mine goes unaddressed and he explains everything he is doing in a way that...more
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