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Fred Cushner
Fred David Cushner, MD Office

(212) 606-1031

333 Earle Ovington Blvd Suite 106 Uniondale, NY 11553

Fred Cushner

Dr. Fred Cushner is a complete knee surgeon specializing in all aspects of knee surgery. His practice offers both operative and non-operative treatment of knee injuries from the sports-related injury to joint replacement. Dr. Cushner has a special interest in cartilage injures of the knee, as well as partial knee replacements, minimally invasive knee surgery, and revision surgery. Dr. Cushner has written numerous articles and book chapters on bloodless knee surgery and incorporates this research into the care of his patients.

Having extensive experience taking care of both recreational and pro athletes, Dr. Cushner has served as a team physician for the NBA and professional football teams such as the AFL New York CityHawks and the XFL NY/NJ Hitmen.

Dr. Cushner is active in academic orthopedics, having written three orthopedic textbooks, numerous book chapters, as well as over 60 scientific articles. He is a familiar face on the academic lecture circuit, participating both in national and international educational events. Dr. Cushner is a member of numerous educational societies including The Knee Society and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgery (AAHKS).

His practice philosophy focuses on customized care - matching each patient's diagnosis to their needs and surgical expectations.
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Practice Fred David Cushner, MD
Gender Male
Education Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Training Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, Insall Scott Kelly Institute, New York, NY
Certification American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS)
Accepting New Patients
Insurances Accepted Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS, Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway, Cigna, Connecticare, EmblemHealth GHI, EmblemHealth HIP, EmblemHealth Medicare, EmblemHealth Select Care, The Empire Plan /NYSHIP, Medicare, Oxford, Oxford Medicare, United Healthcare, United Healthcare Compass
Degrees Medical Doctor
Admitting Hospitals Hospital for Special Surgery
Services Knee replacement, Meniscus surgery, Ligament repair, MIS knee surgery, Bloodless knee surgery, Partial knee replacement Additional Services Doctor
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