Dr. Tolga Kapusuz, MD

Dr. Tolga Kapusuz, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Tolga Kapusuz, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Staten Island, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Hacettepe U Hosp in 1992 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.

1050 Clove Rd

Staten Island, NY 10301

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Humana
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Kapusuz'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. Kapusuz "Dr. Tolga Kapusuz is a Pain specialist and Board Certified Anesthesiologist in the Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care at Beth Israel Medical Center. He is also the Assistant Professor at the Albert Einstein School of Medicine. Most commonly treated conditions include: herniated discs, back and neck pain, spinal stenosis, arthritis, facet pain, sacroiliac joint pain, sports injuries, Carpal Tunnel, shoulder, knee, and hip pain. Most of his injections take advantage of technological"

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kapusuz does not have any board certifications listed.

46  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

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

  • Hacettepe U Med Ctr
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Hacettepe U Hosp
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Cabrini Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Stony Brook SUNY
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kapusuz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kapusuz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Turkish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kapusuz's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kapusuz to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Kapusuz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

His bedside Manor is poor! That is to say the least. I don't know where he got his medical license , he has no clue of the actual pain disorders and diseases he's supposed to be treating. He also has no idea about the meditation that is in use, he doesn't even know or believe it exists! He told my...more
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