Dr. Robert Gluck, MD

Dr. Robert Gluck, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Robert Gluck, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in New Hyde Park, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 1982 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, plastic surgery of the hand, and more.

410 Lakeville Rd

New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Contact Information

(516) 280-5844

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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

Ganglion Cyst
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Gluck'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gluck "Caring for the whole patient, one hand at a time..."

5  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Adult Rehabilitation Orthopedic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

1  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

79  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compound Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wrist Fracture
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39  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Congenital Hand Surgery
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Drainage
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Minimal Access Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement
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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

  • Cornell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Li Jewish Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Li Jewish Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • SUNY
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doctor NY US News & World Report, 2012
  • New York Magazine Top Doctor, 2012
  • Patients Choice Award, 2011
  • Most Compassionate Doctor, 2011
  • Top Orthopedic Surgeon Health Tap, 2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Gluck has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gluck's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gluck to family and friends
50 total reviews (19 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (50)

  • 5
    (40)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Gluck'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

    16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Gluck Says:
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At the Hand Center, Long Island, NY we take patient feedback seriously and very much appreciate the many kind comments. Dr. Gluck takes the time he needs to deal effectively and completely with patient issues and concerns. Sometimes that results in longer wait times. This is an issue that we have addressed, and without compromising patient care and quality. Thank you!

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Patient Comments (19)

Dr. Gluck is a great doctor. Very knowledgeable and personable. He is the only hand specialist I would see and highly recommend him. His staff is exceptional as well!
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Dr. Gluck treated me, successfully for Dupuytren contracture in my left hand. My hand is greatly improved allowing me to type this message which I was not able to do prior to treatment. I now have greatly improved dexterity in my left hand. I can now use it with ease and comfort. I recently...more
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Dr. Gluck is an amazing , non alarmest professional. Unlike many doctors he will not run you through unwarranted tests riddled with worries if he can diagnose the problem immediately. He cares about his patients . I’m blessed to have found himto deal with my hand issues. Down to earth and the best...more
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It was the worst dr experience. Dr is very un professional . Of course took the co payment before seeing me. He asked for previous records, but we were not asked to bring them at the time of scheduling. He wouldn’t even give his opinion at the time of appointment. He walked out of the office...more
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My physician recommended Dr. Gluck to me. He took the time to listen and explain my options. I decided to undergo treatment and am very happy with the professional level of care and results. I highly recommend Dr. Gluck to anyone with hand problems.
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