Dr. Pradeep Penta, MD

Dr. Pradeep Penta, MD

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Age 40
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Dr. Pradeep Penta, MD is a sports medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 2004 and specializes in sports medicine and sports physical medicine & rehabilitation.Read his story

317 E 34th St

New York, NY 10016

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
  • HealthFirst
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Dr. Penta's Experience

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Dr. Penta's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Penta's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Penta "Dr. Pradeep Penta is a board certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician. He is a Clinical Instructor at New York University School of Medicine and an Attending Physician at New York University Langone Medical Center. Dr. Penta's areas of expertise include, but are not limited to: Musculoskeletal and neurologic conditions Low back pain Neck pain Joint pain Sports-related injuries Motor vehicle accident injuries As a physiatrist, Dr. Penta performs various injections for pain relief including spinal epidural injections, facet blocks, sacroiliac joint injections, peripheral joint injections, tendon sheath injections, occipital nerve blocks, and trigger point injections. He also performs electro-diagnostic testing to evaluate for entrapment neuropathies, peripheral neuropathies, radiculopathies and Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy. Dr. Penta graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a degree in Biology. He earned his medical degree at the University of Texas-Southwestern in his hometown of Dallas, Texas. He subsequently completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at SUNY Upstate Medical center in Syracuse, New York, and a fellowship in Spine and Sports Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Penta is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the International Spine Intervention Society."
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2  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

57  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • 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
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain
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6  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

  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • SUNY Syracuse
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Beth Israel Medical Center-Petrie Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Penta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Penta's Reviews

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11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Penta's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I had a fantastic experience with him today and I am very happy to recommend him. I went to his office with severe pain in my back and leg and he had an office full of people and my wait time was less than five minutes. After concluding my physical tests he felt o needed an MRI immediately and...more
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I got a cortisone injection with Dr. Penta. Neither he nor his office informed me beforehand it was required to have my MRI with me in order to do the procedure. Furthermore, his bedside manner is not amicable.
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