Dr. Sylvia Hesse, MD

Dr. Sylvia Hesse, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Sylvia Hesse, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Creighton University in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, pediatric orthopedic surgery, and more.

251 5th Ave Fl 3

New York, NY 10016

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  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Hesse's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Autoimmune Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hesse treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 79% of her peers

Dr. Hesse treats this condition more than 79% of her peers

Bursitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hesse treats Bursitis more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Hesse treats this condition more than 77% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
Spondylosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hesse treats Spondylosis more than 69% of her peers

Dr. Hesse treats this condition more than 69% of her peers

Dr. Hesse's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hernia
Herniated Disc
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Sprain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Morton's Neuroma
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Stress Fracture of Foot
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Torticollis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Hesse strongly believes in a holistic, multi-disciplinary approach to providing medical care to her patients. She provides comprehensive evaluations and treatments for acute and chronic spinal conditions, sports injuries in juveniles and adults, degenerative and inflammatory joint conditions, in addition to general musculoskeletal disorders for adult, pediatric, and geriatric patients.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Surgery

Education

  • 1997
    Creighton University
    Medical School
    1997

Dr. Hesse's Reviews

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Dr. Hesse is one of the most caring doctors I've encountered in my entire life. Often with physicians I feel that they are rushing but dr. Hesse takes all the time in the world to visit and see you, asks all the questions, and listens to every concern you have carefully. She follows up and...Read More
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Dr. Hesse has helped me with several serious injuries and severe pain. I have been a patient of hers over multiple years and with multiple conditions (until I moved abroad). She is a helpful doctor who takes true interest in her patient's issues, examines her patients very thoroughly and gives...Read More
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she always says she uses multi-disciplinary approach, but that's another way to way to make money. After 7 visits in 4 months I realized that she does not know what she is doing.
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