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Nelson G. Botwinick, MD

Surgery of the Hand (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Orthopedic Surgery (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Office Phone: (212) 312-5598

Biography

Dr. Botwinick's expertise is in the treatment of disorders of the upper extremity, with a special interest in traumatic injury and fracture care. Dr. Botwinick holds a faculty appointment at NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital and an academic appointment at Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Botwinick serves as an advisor to multiple corporate entities with regard to ergonomics, proper work station design, and prevention of workplace injury. Dr. Botwinick is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Botwinick is a graduate of Brown University and New York University School of Medicine. He completed his internship in general surgery at Bellevue Hospital and New York University and his orthopaedic surgical residency in the same institutions. He later went on to complete a Fellowship in Hand Surgery and Microsurgery at New York University and Bellevue Hospital. Dr. Botwinick is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Hand Surgery by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Area of Expertise

Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.

Aetna [PPO]

Cigna [PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [EPO, HMO, POS, PPO]

GHI [HMO]

Great West [PPO]

Medicare [Medicare]

Multiplan [PPO]

Oxford Health Plans [HMO, Medicare, PPO]

POMCO [PPO]

UnitedHealthcare [EPO, HMO, PPO]

Education

New York University School of Medicine

Residency: New York University Bellevue Hospital Center

Fellowship: New York University Bellevue Hospital Center