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 22 years. She graduated from Creighton University in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, pediatric orthopedic surgery, and more.Read her story

150 W 36th St Fl 2

New York, NY 10018

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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:

  • 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
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • 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 Pointer Injuries
  • 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
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • 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
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

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
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Education

1997
Creighton University
Medical School
1997

Languages

  • German
  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Hesse's Reviews

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Dr. Hesse is one of the most caring and thorough doctors I have ever encountered. From my first meeting with her, she spent a lot of time speaking with me about my problems. I have been to other orthopedic doctors and the first suggestion is surgery. Dr. Hesse was the only doctor who did not...Read More
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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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Sylvia Hesse MD Non-Surgical Orthopedics

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    • Mon: 9:00am - 7:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 6:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 6:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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