Dr. Vasilios Kountis, DO

Dr. Vasilios Kountis, DO

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Dr. Vasilios Kountis, DO is a minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery specialist in New York, NY. He graduated from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine and specializes in minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

1317 3rd Ave Fl 7

New York, NY 10021

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Broadspire
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • No-Fault Car Insurance
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Dr. Kountis' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Knee Sprain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kountis treats Knee Sprain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Kountis treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kountis performs Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Kountis performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Nerve Block, Somatic
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kountis performs Nerve Block, Somatic more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Kountis performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Kountis' conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baclofen Pump Therapy
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy Dystonia
  • Cervical Dystonia
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Cluster Headache
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Diseases Affecting Musculoskeletal System
  • Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Discography
  • Dystonia
  • Dystonia, Focal, Task-Specific (FTSD)
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Finger Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Sprain
  • Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Inflammatory Myopathies
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Jaw Dystonia
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Dystonia
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Manipulation Adjustment of Back and Neck
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Migraine
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Pain
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Oromandibular Dystonia (OMB)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pain Management
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rhizotomy
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Dystonias
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spasticity
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Supartz® Injection
  • Synvisc® Injection
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tension Headache
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Injuries

About Me

As a spine & pain management physician, patients come to me after years of dealing with their pain and have minimal improvement of their symptoms after being seen by other physicians.  Without aggressive treatment, pain becomes chronic after...

Specialties

  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

University of Minnesota Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
University of Minnesota Medical Center
Residency Hospital
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey/Christ Hospital
Internship Hospital
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School
Long Island University / Brooklyn Campus
Undergraduate School
Gillette Childrens Specialty Healthcare, University of Minnesota School of Medicine
Hennepin Cnty Med Ctr
Minimally Invasive Surg Trng Inst
Minneapolis VA Medical Center
Regions Hosp Affil U Minn

Languages

  • Greek
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kountis

4.9

Based on 31 reviews

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Dr Kountis is like no other! He has changed my life by actually helping me. He provided structure and a game plan to my treatment. I felt better every step of the way. I was confident that the discectomy was going to help and it did! No more back and leg pain! I can't say enough words to describe...Read More
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I was misdiagnosed not once but twice by my old doctor in the past so I went to Dr. Kountis who was recommended by Spear PT's team and he is amazing!
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I have gone to many doctors and have not found a doctor so conscientious and caring in the knowledge of his field with his patients. He takes his time explaining everything to you before and after he will do a procedure. The operating facility he uses, is an amazing experience. He takes his...Read More
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Excellent Doctor , explains well everythig you need to know about your condition
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I have been using Dr. Kountis for several years. I am so grateful for his knowledge of pain medication and the way I feel today . I had suffered for many years not knowing that I did not have to live this way. My fears of medication have diminished since I found Dr. K he has changed the quality of...Read More
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Locations

Anagenesis Spine & Pain Medicine

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  • Hours
    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: 8:00am - 1:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 8:00pm
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
    • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Cigna
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Commercial Insurance Company
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Prism Blue Priority EPO
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Community Blue PPO
No-Fault Car Insurance
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Oxford Health Plans POS
UnitedHealthCare
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Core PPO
Options PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
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