Dr. Robert Gluck, MD

Orthopedic Hand SurgeryMaleAge 63

Dr. Gluck
Accepting new patients

Hand Center Long Island NY

410 Lakeville Rd New Hyde Park, NY 11042

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(516) 280-5844

Dr. Robert Gluck, MD is a Orthopedic Hand Surgery Specialist in New Hyde Park, NY. He is affiliated with medical facilities Long Island Jewish Medical Center and North Shore University Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gluck to book an appointment.

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Affiliated with North Shore University Hospital Manhasset, a highly rated hospital.

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gluck's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gluck treats Limb Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Gluck treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gluck treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Gluck treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gluck treats Osteoarthritis of Hands more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Gluck treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Gluck's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Burn Injuries
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Injection
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compound Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • 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
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Replacement

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Dr. Gluck accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access HMO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
Integrated Health Plan (IHP)
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Freedom Plan HMO
Liberty Plan HMO
Oxford Health Plans HMO
Oxford Health Plans POS
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

Dr. Gluck's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gluck

4.4

Based on 52 ratings

5 Stars
80.76923076923077%
(42)
4 Stars
3.8461538461538463%
(2)
3 Stars
1.9230769230769231%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
13.461538461538462%
(7)
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What went well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions (44)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (43)
  • Explained conditions well (43)
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly (6)
  • Appointment was rushed (5)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (5)
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My experience with Dr. Gluck and his staff has been excellent. I've been a patient of Dr. Gluck for over 7 years. I am glad I let Dr. Gluck operate on my hand. Dr. Gluck is a very professional, knowledgeable and personable. He takes time explaining your condition and the follow up treatment. His staff is friendly and professional. I am glad I have Dr. Gluck as my hand surgeon. I wouldn't trade him for any other. Extremely satisfied. God bless you Dr. Robert Gluck.
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Oct 08, 2019
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I was extremely satisfied with the care my daughter received from Dr. Gluck. My husband is now seeing Dr. Gluck for a hand injury. I highly recommend him, and have referred friends to him as well.
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Joyce B. in New Hyde Park, NY – Nov 22, 2018
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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!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Mindy Ginsberg in Bayside, NY – Jun 09, 2018
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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 went to a concert and realized that I can now clap my hands again which I could not do for over two years. Dr. Gluck is an excellent skilled hand surgeon with many years of experience. I am very grateful.
What went well
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What could be improved
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4 people found this helpful
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Shelter Island – Jun 04, 2018
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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 in his specialty .
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Zeida Jimenez in New York City – May 31, 2018
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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 without saying goodbye and sent the receptionist to escort us out.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
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7 people found this helpful
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Apr 11, 2018
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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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No results
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William – Feb 23, 2018
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I have known Dr. Gluck for many years and as far as I am concerned, he is the most knowledgable orthopedic surgeon I have ever met. Not kidding. He explains everything, has never for me or anyone I have recommended missed anything or steered anyone wrong, and he is competent and honest. I wish all doctors were like him. Most importantly, in my experience, the outcome of his work (whether it involved surgery or not) has always been great.
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Feb 19, 2018
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I have been seeing the Dr. for the last 3 years. He is thorough, strict and honest with you. I have been assigned exercises for carpal tunnel, along with hot/cold treatments. He has never mentioned or pushed for surgery, which is probably unusual for a hand surgeon.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Neil in WOODHAVEN – Feb 14, 2018
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Knowledgeable, personable and engaging. He will not rush you out of the room. He will listen, look and examine. I recommend him.
What went well
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What could be improved
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Bellmore, NY – Oct 03, 2017
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I've been a patient for a few years and Dr. Gluck was always a caring and a wonderful doctor. I've been to other doctor for my medical issues and I didn't receive the same quality care that I received from Dr. Gluck and because of him I'm doing so much better. He also has a wonderful staff and always helpful when I needed forms filled out. I would highly recommend him.
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Cheryl John – Feb 16, 2017
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Thanks to Doctor Gluck and his staff for making my experience and hand better.
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Garden City, NY – Feb 16, 2017
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Dr. Gluck was amazing!! Very patient and answered all of my questions, and helped me to understand all of my options. Also great office staff, very friendly and welcoming.
What went well
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What could be improved
No results
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Feb 16, 2017
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My experience with Dr Gluck and his staff was amazing from the minute I made the call. The professionalism and cheerful attitudes made me feel at ease with my choice. I was in a great deal of pain and swelling from my wrist fracture however just from doing a few exercises and elevation Dr Gluck had me do in the office reduced my pain in half. Thank you for helping ease my pain and mind.
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Garden City, NY – Feb 16, 2017
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I made an appointment with Dr. Gluck with the recommendation from another doctor. I saw the doctor for 6 minutes, he deals with my issue but too busy. Tells receptionist to give me number of someone else and collect my co-payment. If you decided not to assist me with my issue, and pond me off to another doctor, don’t rob me too. Be careful. I thought he was a good doctor based on the recommendations posted, but that was not my experience. 30 minutes in the waiting room, 6 minutes in the doctor’s
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Port Washington, NY – Feb 14, 2017
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very disorganized Dr.
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New York, NY – Feb 06, 2017
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I spend over an hour in the waiting room with a newborn baby to see Dr. Gluck. I was told by Dr. Gluck that the procedure that I was there for with my son for would take no more than 20 minutes but that he wouldn't be able to do it that day. Our visit with Dr. Gluck lasted 5 min. I was told that someone will contact me to schedule an appt. I called numerous times and left VMs. It's been 2 months already. I got an invoice for a 5 min. visit but no call back. Very unprofessional!
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New York, NY – Jan 31, 2017
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This is the most poorly managed medical office I have ever been to. The front office/ receptionist staff are rude, disorganized and not able to perform the tasks of their job. While I was in the office waiting, another patient said the exact same thing. I told this to the doctor and he told me that I "should take back my statement" about his staff. The woman handling his patients told me she was by herself that day but there is a limit as to how poor the quality of work can be. No excuses.
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Glen Cove – Jan 14, 2017
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I had an appointment with dr. Gluck at 12:30. I arrived on time, filed out the necessary paper work and sat down to wait. After waiting an hour I went to the desk and asked wht the delay was. I was told they do not have 12:30 appointments. I thought that was odd since I was given papers to fill out and was called the previous Friday(the appointment was on Monday) to confirm my 12:30 appointment. I left.
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Queens Village, NY – Jul 19, 2016
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Dr. Gluck is my favorite doctor. I was in a terrible car accident and almost lost my pinky finger. With his knowledge and being so caring he was able to repair my nerve damage and get my finger safe. He did everything he could to help me and without him I would be without a finger right now. After 2 surgeries and many visits, my finger is almost back to normal. His passion for this is unbelievable and I will forever be thankful that I found him to be my doctor.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Caring for the whole patient, one hand at a time...

Biography

Former Chief of Hand Service, LIJ, LaGuardia, and Queens Hospital Center, trained in orthopedic hand and microsurgery and minimally invasive techniques. 

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

SUNY
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Li Jewish Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1983
Li Jewish Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1978
Cornell University
Undergraduate School
,

Languages

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Awards

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

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What are Dr. Robert Gluck, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Gluck frequently treats Limb Pain, Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist, and Osteoarthritis of Hands. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Gluck treats.

Where is Dr. Robert Gluck, MD's office located?

Dr. Gluck's office is located at 410 Lakeville Rd, New Hyde Park, NY 11042. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Robert Gluck, MD speak?

Dr. Gluck speaks Spanish, Hebrew, and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Hand Center Long Island NY

Hand Center Long Island NY410 Lakeville Rd New Hyde Park, NY 11042
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: open 24 hours
    • Sun: open 24 hours
  • Directions

Robert Gluck, M.D.

Healthy Hands Center410 Lakeville Rd New Hyde Park, NY 11042
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Gluck is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Long Island Jewish Medical Center

New Hyde Park, NY

65% Patient Experience Rating, 4% lower than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

North Shore University Hospital

Manhasset, NY

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

20 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)