Dr. Robert Meislin

sports medicine
New York, NY
35 years experience male

Locations

NYU Langone CMC

New York, NY

Address

333 E. 38th St., 4th Floor, New York, NY
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Cigna

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Oxford Health Plans

UnitedHealthcare

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

About

Bio

leader in knee, shoulder, elbow and hip arthroscopy; interests include meniscal repair/transplant, ACL/PCL/MCL/LCL reconstructions of the knee, articular cartilage disorders, shoulder instability, rotator cuff disease, AC injuries, elbow ligament reconstructions, elbow arthroscopy, hip arthroscopy.

Specialties
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sports medicine

Licenses

United States: New York

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

305 Answers
0 Agrees
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Meislin
35 years experience sports medicine
Lateral release: the warmth in your knee may or may not relate to a previously performed "lateral release." There may be some acute inflammation occurring that may res ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Meislin
35 years experience sports medicine
Spots on ACL scar: I would contact your surgeon and have him evaluate your incision. It may very well be "normal" healing but he should evaluate for any possible occult ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Meislin
35 years experience sports medicine
ACL surgery: Following ACL surgery and bone patellar tendon bone (BPTB) autograft it is not unusual to have post operative swelling from the graft site. I am conce ... Read More
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3 thanks

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Mar 7, 2013
I endorse this doctor . He is a knowledgeable caring and dedicated and inspiring professional.
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Apr 3, 2013
Dr. Meislin is one of the best doctors I have ever been to. He is a highly skilled surgeon who truly cares about his patients. If you live in NYC or somewhere nearby and need knee, shoulder or elb...Read More
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Mar 11, 2013
This is my first experience on this website, but Dr. Meislin explained more than my orthopedist after seeing him three times!
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Thanks. I had an MRI a year ago, and I've had 5 total injections at L4/5 and L5/S1. I'm 19 so I'm trying to avoid winding up on an OR table.
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Thanks for your reply! I already had scope for labral tear in early 2011 and just had THR mid-Nov. I was out of options. Thanks again. :-D
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful, I will tell my mum. I really appreciate you spending the time to reply, jess

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York University School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 1985MD

Residency

NYU HOSPITALS CENTER
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