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 specialist in Farmingdale, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Jawaharlal Institute Of Post-Graduate Medicine Research, Pondicherry University in 1975 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

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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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

14

Procedures

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

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Dr. George's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. George to family and friends
4.0
based on 24 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

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...more
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in 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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