Dr. Robert Garroway, MD

Dr. Robert Garroway, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
(13)
Save
Dr. Robert Garroway, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Lynbrook, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1977 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

444 Merrick Rd

Lynbrook, NY 11563

Contact Information

(516) 536-2800

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Garroway

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Garroway's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

83  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strain of Hamstring Muscle
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tendonitis
  • Torn Cartilage
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Whiplash
  • Wrist Sprain

Less

Read Less

19  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

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Beth Israel Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • State University of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Garroway has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Garroway does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Garroway and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Garroway's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garroway to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Garroway's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Garroway is a nonsresponsive uncaring doctor. I left a message for him 4 days ago and he still has not responded. He suggested a treatment that is inappropriate for the patient's age. No one at the office, nurse, medical assistant, has been helpful. In fact they have all been terse and...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this

Dear Tovah, We apologize for the experience you had with us. We strive to make every patient interaction with our doctors and front office staff the best it possibly can be. If you feel you have not received the proper care and attention you deserve please reach out to Vanessa, our Patient Relations Manager, at 516-536-2800. Thank you.

Flag this

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Orthopedic Surgery
(62)
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(41)
Orthopedic Surgery
(108)
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(36)
Orthopedic Surgery
(43)
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(25)
Orthopedic Surgery
(39)
Orthopedic Surgery
(20)
Orthopedic Surgery
(105)
Orthopedic Surgery
(12)