Dr. Michael Pushkarewicz

Orthopedic Surgery
Newark, DE
37 years experience

Locations

First State Orthopaedics

Newark, DE

Address

Suite 238 , 4745 Ogletown-Stanton Road, Newark, DE
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Cigna

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

Independence Blue Cross Group

Medicare

Tricare

First State Orthopaedics

Hockessin, DE

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Specialties
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Orthopedic Surgery

Doctor Q&A

27 Answers
6 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Pushkarewicz
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Most likely sciatica: Pain in buttocks and legs is most likely sciatica or a pinched nerve in lower back. Less likely a problem with both hips or knees can mimic these fin ... Read More
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4 thanks
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Pushkarewicz
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Cortisone injection: Bursitis which is a localized inflammation of a bursa usually responds very well to a cortisone injection. Other treatments can be tried such as rest ... Read More
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8 thanks
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pushkarewicz
37 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: If pain has persisted for six months then further work up is needed to make a diagnosis. A spine doc or orthopaedic surgeon could examine and order an ... Read More
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5 thanks

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Pushkarewicz is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Pushkarewicz is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thanks she does gave an appt with an Orthopedic spine specialist in a couple of weeks. Thanks for answering
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Drexel University College of Medicine, PA
Graduated 1983MD

Residency

HAHNEMANN UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
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