Orthopedic Neck Surgery
Jeffrey S. Abrams, M.D.
Jeff is among the first surgeons to perform rotator cuff repairs and stabilization surgery using arthroscopy. As an inventor, he has assisted five surgical companies on equipment designs to perform minimally-invasive surgery. He is a Board member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and will serve as President in 2015-2016.
Dr. Aleksandr Khaimov
Aleksandr Khaimov is a concerned and considerate orthopedic surgeon based in Bronx and Forest Hills, NY. Dr. Khaimov obtained his medical degree from the New York Institute of Technology, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury. He also completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Peninsula Hospital Center. Dr. Khaimov is affiliated with Forest Hills Hospital in Forest Hills, NY. He is a member of the American Osteopathic Association and the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics. Patients see Dr. Khaimov for a variety of reasons, including sport injuries, neck problems, hip problems, orthopedic follow ups and degenerative diseases. He speaks Russian and English fluently, which makes him widely accessible to patients from a variety of cultural backgrounds. During his consultations, Dr. Khaimov fully explains patientsâ conditions and helps them choose an appropriate treatment plan. He treats a range of conditions, and he is eager to help the wider community receive the care they deserve.
Dr. Aron Rovner, MD
**Dr. Rovner is out of network, but works with most major insurance companies offering both in- and out-of-network benefits. This includes: Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, United Healthcare, Oxford, Health Net, Medicare, and Qualcare** Dr. Aron D. Rovner is a board certified orthopedic surgeon trained in spine and sports medicine. For the last three years, Dr. Rovner has been elected as one of âAmericaâs Top Orthopedistsâ by the Consumerâs Research Council of America. He was also given the âPatientsâ Choice Awardâ in 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, and 2009, and has been a listed member in the global Whoâs Who of Top Doctors. Patients come from around the world seek his expertise in treating lumbar and neck conditions, as well as shoulder and knee problems. With a conservative approach to care, he avoids surgery whenever possible, and when performing surgery, mainly employs minimally invasive techniques to facilitate a quick recovery. Dr. Rovner completed a 5 year orthopedic surgery residency at the Montefiore Medical Center. He has advanced training in arthroscopic and reconstructive procedures for the shoulder and knee. Over the past 11 years he has focused his practice in minimally invasive procedures. Through his clinical experience, he focuses on using small incisions which leads to happier and more satisfied patients. Dr. Rovner is also a gifted knee and shoulder surgeon. He performs a number of advanced arthroscopic procedures, such as ACL reconstruction, meniscus repair, microfracture, rotator cuff repair, and subacromial decompression, among others. Many athletes visit New York Spine and Sports Surgery to benefit from our diagnostic and sports medicine treatment options.
Dr. Avi Weiner
Dr. Avi Weiner is an orthopedic surgeon treating patients in Stamford, Connecticut, and the surrounding communities. His goal as a practitioner is to provide each of his patients with high-quality care. He holds certification from the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Weiner is also a member of professional organizations including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the Fairfield County Medical Society. In order to pursue his medical degree, Dr. Weiner attended the Technion Israel Institute of Technology. He continued his medical education at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center. Here, he completed an internship program in general surgery and received his residency training in orthopedic surgery. Patients visiting Dr. Weiner can receive a full range of orthopedic services. He provides general consultations and treatment for issues including sports injuries and problems with the hand, neck, knee, shoulder, back, ankle, and foot. In addition to his practice, Dr. Weiner has prepared a publication on the long-term outcome of pediatric fracture treatment.
Dr. Benjamin Uh
Benjamin Uh is a dedicated and diligent orthopedic surgeon serving the community of Kew Gardens, NY. Dr. Uh obtained his medical degree from Columbia University. He then completed his internship in general surgery at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Vermont, Fletcher Allen Health Care. He also completed his fellowship in orthopedic sports medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Uh is a part of New York Medical & Diagnostic Center. Patients see Dr. Uh for a variety of reasons, including knee problems, spondylolysis, neck problems, arthritis, and orthopedic consultations. During his consultations, Dr. Uh fully explains patientsâ conditions and helps them choose an appropriate treatment plan. He is sensitive to the uniqueness of each patient’s situation and adapts his consultations and treatment options appropriately to accommodate individual needs and concerns.
Dr. David Viviano
Dr. Viviano specializes in surgical and non-surgical fracture care for both adults and children. His practice encompasses a multitude of focuses, including sports medicine, arthroscopy of the knee and shoulder, total joint replacement of the knee and hip, and non-operative management of arthritis, neck and back pain. In private practice for 14 years, Dr. Viviano is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Dr. Viviano graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School in 1992. He received his Master&’s degree in Sports Medicine from the Rackham School of Graduate Studies, University of Michigan, in 1986. He completed his surgical internship at the University of Michigan Hospital and his residency in Orthopaedics at Henry Ford Hospital. Dr. Viviano has given numerous presentations and co-authored several articles about Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Leon Bernstein
Leon Bernstein is an experienced and accomplished orthopaedic surgeon serving his patients in Forest Hills, NY. Dr. Bernstein is bilingual, speaking English and Spanish. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Bernstein attended the State University of New Yorkâs Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn to receive his doctorate degree. He then completed his General Surgery internship and residency at the United States Public Health Service Hospital in Staten Island. He then participated in a focused Orthopaedic Surgery residency at the Brookdale Hospital and the New York University â Bellevue Hospital. Dr. Bernstein welcomes patients to his practice who are experiencing issues with their hips, hands, feet, elbows, back, ankles, knees, neck, and shoulders. He provides solutions for congenital orthopaedic problems, torticollis, herniated discs, and sports injuries.
Dr. Michael J. Katz
Dr. Michael Katz is an orthopedic surgeon who treats patients in Flushing, New York and its surrounding areas. He is certified by the National Board of Medical Examiners, the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and the American Board of Forensic Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Nassau County Medical Society, American Medical Association, and the American Fracture Association. Upon graduating with honors from Queens College of City University of New York, Dr. Katz attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine, where he also graduated with honors. He completed an internship and his residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Experienced in a multitude of orthopedic-related scenarios, Dr. Katz treats patients with a variety of issues, including neck, back, shoulder, knee, and hand problems, sports injuries, no-fault injuries,and workerâs compensation injuries.
Dr. Rahul Vaidya
Dr. Rahul Vaidya is a concerned and attentive orthopedic surgeon serving the community of Farmington Hills, MI. Dr. Vaidya earned his medical degree and residency from the McGill University Faculty of Medicine in Montreal, Canada. He also completed his fellowship at the University of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine in Vancouver, Canada. Dr. Vaidya is a part of DMC Sports Medicine – Troy and is affiliated with Detroit Medical Center in Detroit. He is board certified in orthopaedic surgery by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Patients see Dr. Vaidya for a variety of reasons, including back and neck disorder, carpel tunnel syndrome, hip dysplasia, joint injury management, and arthritis. Because Dr. Vaidya is bilingual in English and French, patients from a variety of backgrounds enjoy having him as their physician. Patients trust Dr. Vaidya&’s expertise because he consistently provides high quality care that leads to positive and lasting health outcomes.