Dr. Vadim Kushnerik, MD

Dr. Vadim Kushnerik, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(25)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Vadim Kushnerik, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

170 William St

New York, NY 10038

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Herniated Disc
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Kushnerik does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Long Island Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ny and Presby Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kushnerik has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kushnerik has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kushnerik's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kushnerik to family and friends
3.4
based on 25 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Kushnerik's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in NY NY |
Great doctor always take care of me and his patients very kind honest and very caring easy to get to when you need him very polite5
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Excellent doctor, helped me a lot. I had injury to my c spine, had severe pain in the neck and arms, could not do anything. In 2013, I had cervical spine fusion, which mad pain even worse. In 2015, Dr. Kushnerik implanted spinal cord stimulator in my cervical spine. Now, I can function. My...more
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in New York, NY |
I am seeing Dr. K since 2014. He is an excellent doctor. I am glad I met him
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in NY |
Long waiting time he's rude only cares on how much he can get from insurance. People of not good elements are waiting for long periods of time for their prescription opiates. That's why he has patients doesn't exam u first time examination then monthly appt for Prescription. Will charge co pay just...more
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in New York, NY |
Very positive. He was very caring and knowledeable ! His treatment gave very good results in addressing and relieveing pain ! Highly recommend ! ,
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kushnerik accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Kushnerik has admitting privileges

Brooklyn Hospital Center
121 Dekalb Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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