Dr. Vasantha Murthy, MD

Dr. Vasantha Murthy, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Female  |  
Age 66
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Dr. Vasantha Murthy, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in New York, NY. She is 66 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

820 2nd Ave

New York, NY 10017

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Murthy's Experience

Dr. Murthy's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

Conditions Treated

  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Spine Disorders

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.


  • Kilpauk Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Royapettah Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • New York University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Murthy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Murthy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murthy to family and friends
based on 5 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 1

Dr. Murthy's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Roslyn Heights, NY |
My 14 yo daughter has been seeing Dr. Murthy for 2 years. Dr. M speaks directly to her and gives her a voice in her treatment options. She gave her the option of a brace, even if she did not need one based on the usual criteria. It was offered more for aesthetics so that any rotation would...more
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New York, NY |
I used to see Dr. Murthy and I did not like her. She was very rude and disrespectful towards my Mother. She would talk to her as if she was ignorant. She seemed very unfriendly and she doesn't really work well with children. I used to dread going to the doctors to see her.
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in Glendale, NY |
I brought my son to Dr. Murthy and she immediately said he needed a brace and that we were lucky because she has a patent on a modified Boston Brace and sent me straight to the orthotics place,. I decided to go for 2 other opinions and both of the other doctors said the same thing. My son did not...more
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Dr. Murthy accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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