Dr. Robert Israel, MD
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Dr. Robert Israel, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

942 5th Ave, New York, NY 10021 Get Directions

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Dr. Israel specializes in Orthopedic Surgery and practices in New York, NY. He practices at 1 location.

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  • 1
    Malpractice Claim

    Dr. Israel has 1 malpractice Malpractice Claim

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    • Settlement;2012-01-30T00:00:00
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    has received 1 Sanction

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    • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence
    • Action Taken:Probation
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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    • How well provider listens and answers questions
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Israel's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes (3)
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    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

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    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondrocalcinosis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Runner's Knee
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Trigger Finger

    Procedures Performed

    • ACL Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Hip Replacement
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Surgery
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Trigger Finger Release

    Background Check

    • 1
      Malpractice Claim

      Dr. Israel has 1 malpractice claim

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      • Settlement  (1/30/2012)
      • Amount or Range: Below average
      • Nature of Complaint: Zip code of event: 10003
      • State: New York
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      Sanction

      Dr. Israel has received 1 sanction

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      • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (6/7/2013)
      • Action Taken: Probation
      • Summary: Please reference the following Document
      • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
      • State: New York
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      Board Actions

      No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    Education

    • Medical School
      New York Medical College

      Graduated in 1970

    • Internship Hospital
      St Clares Hospital

      Completed in 1971

    • Residency Hospital
      Hospital Joint Dis

      Completed in 1976

      St Clares Hospital

      Completed in 1973

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Lenox Hill Hospital
      University Okla

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    Dr. Israel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
    • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
    • Malpractice claims found
    • Sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Israel's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Israel

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients