Dr. Verghese George, MD

Dr. Verghese George, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(24)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Verghese George, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Farmingdale, NY. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 42 years. Dr. George is affiliated with Mercy Medical Center and Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center.

340 Broadhollow Rd # B

Farmingdale, NY 11735

Contact Information

(631) 249-3000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hand Fracture
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement

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

  • Jawaharlal Institute Of Post-Graduate Medicine Research, Pondicherry University
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Railway Hospital, Madras, India
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Misericordia/Lincoln Affil
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Metropolitan Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. George has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. George does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. George and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. George's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. George to family and friends
4.0
based on 24 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. George's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Farmingdale, NY |
Several family members and I have seen Dr. George. He is a mild mannered Dr. who always takes time with his patients and has simple yet thorough explanations. Barbara and the entire Surgical Staff are beyond kind and caring and put you at complete ease. The office and surgical suites are spotless!!!
Valley Stream, NY |
Dr George is very professional and soft spoken. He puts you at ease and answers all your questions.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. George accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    GHI PPO
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
    Liberty Plan HMO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare HMO
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. George has admitting privileges

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center
234 E 149th St
Bronx, NY 10451
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Mercy Medical Center
1000 N Village Ave
Rockville Centre, NY 11570
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