Dr. Vasantha Murthy, MD

Dr. Vasantha Murthy, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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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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Dr. Murthy's conditions and procedures:

Bone Disorders
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Disorders
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Spine Disorders
Spondylosis

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Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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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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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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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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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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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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