Dr. Vasantha Murthy, MD

Dr. Vasantha Murthy, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Vasantha Murthy, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from Kilpauk Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University in 1973 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

820 2nd Ave

New York, NY 10017

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1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

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

4  Conditions Treated

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

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0 Sanctions

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Education

  • 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
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Went for myself (adult). She's very stubborn; won't listen to you and thinks your opinions / facts are nonsense (I'm well educated and worked in medical for a bit). Great with the technical aspects of scoliosis (measuring the degree, etc.) but did not offer me any more information than I already...Read More
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J.P. – Jun 19, 2018
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Dr Murthy was been a true blessing to my daughter. It’s been a year since we started seeing Dr Murthy and my daughter’s spine has improved tremendously with bracing and we are so thankful.
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Apr 07, 2018
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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...Read More
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Roslyn Heights, NY – Apr 27, 2017
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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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New York, NY – Apr 01, 2017
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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...Read More
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Claudia Deifel in Glendale, NY – May 12, 2016
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