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Dr. Steven Z. Glickel, MD

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Sep 16, 2020
Absolutely superb Surgeon and hand doctor

Dr. Glickel has performed at least five surgeries on my hands, wrists and elbows. All were performed perfectly. These procedures have eased arthritis, recurring tendinosis, serious carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger syndrome and an ulnar nerve...

A. K.

Jan 6, 2021
Glomus tumor surgety

Dr. Glickel operated on my glomus tumor under a fingernail. It had been excruciating painful on touch or cold. Although this occurred a few years ago, I am still thankful for his great help.

Kenneth C.

Oct 16, 2017
Incredible experience with an excellent surgeon

I came to Dr. Glickel with an injury that had been missed by other doctors. Dr. Glickel figured out the problem and performed the surgery. I completely recovered use of my hand and totally normal functionality. He did an incredible job with the...

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Oct 17, 2017
GREAT EXPERIENCE

Had such a nice experience with Dr. Glickel. My thumb was in bad shape but Dr. Glickel gave me hope and throughout surgery process and post follow up visits, I was so confident that my thumb would return to normal. My thumb does not click or feel...

Michael K.

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Oct 25, 2017
Dr Glickel removed a metal plate in my arm and grafted a new flexor tendon in my thumb that had ruptured.

Dr. Glickel is not only the most skilled hand surgeon one could ask for but he is also the kindest. He listened thoughtfully to all my questions and concerns and always took the time to explain things patiently and clearly until he was sure I...

ruth N.

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Oct 31, 2017
I have absolute trust in Dr, Glickel

I have seen Dr. Glickel over a period of several years, including care of and eventual surgery for a trigger finger which was successful, and have returned with arthiartis (sp?) problems in my right hand. Not only have I received excellent care,...

Irene N.

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Nov 7, 2017
Excellent diagnosis and treatment

Dr, Glickel forward about treatment options and outcomes. I have had many procedures with him, and he has always been right on regarding the procedure and recovery.

John D.

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Nov 14, 2017
Dr Glickel is a master at his craft and has great skills at making the patient comfortable.

When i saw Dr Glickel after injuring my thumb, i was in tremendous pain and he was able to immediately make me comfortable. He was quick with his decision to perform the needed surgery and even took time to assist the office staff to ensure all...

Arlene W.

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Nov 22, 2017
THE BEST - HIGHLY RECOMMEND

Every aspect of my experience with Dr. Glickel was first class. Dr. Glickel and his team are word class and the only people I would trust with any type of hand/extremity injury. Dr. Glickel has immense experience in his field. My recovery is...

Tal N.

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Nov 27, 2017
Dr. Steven Glickel: The Hero Hand Doctor

Dr. Glickel came highly recommended to me by my trusted GP, who never steered me wrong. And she was ABOLUTELY right in doing so. I have seen Dr. Glickel several times this year and he literally gave me back working, pain-free hands. His knowledge...

Jodie G.

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Dec 12, 2017
perfect

This is my second surgery with Dr. Glickel. He is professional, courteous and I have had a perfect result each time.

Jill L.

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Dec 13, 2017
surgery produced immediate positive results

Severe aches & pain, pins & needles, trigger finger and loss of feeling in both hands brought me to see Dr Glickle. He felt carpal tunnel surgery was the answer. I was slightly negative towards the surgery at first. I opted for shots of cortizone...

peter c.

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Jan 3, 2018
Wonderful experience - would recommend Dr. Glickel!

I had to see Dr. Glickel with a cyst on a pointer finger. I had previously been to another doctor who had unsuccessfully treated the cyst. Dr. Glickel was quick to diagnose that surgery was required. He thoroughly explained what the surgery...

Anonymous

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Jan 15, 2018
Excellent care

I had a mal union of a distal radius fracture. I had an osteotomy of the distal radius with bone graft and plate, with an excellant result. Highly professional from the Physician to the office staff. I would highly reccomend Dr Glickel

S. H.

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Jan 22, 2018
Superb hand surgeon, great communicator

I came to Dr. Glickel because my left hand dropped things all the time. I thought: arthritis. Wrong. I'd torn a ligament in my thumb in a fall. My right hand had pain & numbness in the thumb & two fingers & an atrophied muscle at the base of the...

Margaret H.

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Jan 23, 2018
very professional

everything was completely explained in lay terms and the Doctor was very accessable for questions

kathleen b.

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Jan 24, 2018
I'm very happy with the results of my surgeries

Dr. Glickel was professional and attentive to my issues with carpal tunnel on both hands. The surgery went very well,and I'm thrilled with the outcome.

Anonymous

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Jan 29, 2018
exceptional doctor- wish they were all like him

I have been seeing Dr. Glickel for almost 30 years for various hand, shoulder and elbow issues. i trust him implicitly

gail z.

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Jan 30, 2018
When I came in to see Dr. Glickel my elbow was in extreme pain, he made it better, and 2 months later the pain is gone.

My right elbow was in constant pain for over one month and I was diagnosed with "golfer's elbow". I carry a lot of heavy things and apparently my tendon became inflamed. I made an appointment with Dr. Glickel, he examined me, described my...

Claudio C.

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Feb 12, 2018
Dr. Glickel is a life saver

Dr. Glickel's mannerisms and professionalism make him a great physician. During surgery everything went smooth and as expected. I have seen fellows observe with hands on examination under Dr. Glickel's supervision. I desperately needed a see an...

Alison G.

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Feb 27, 2018
Great medical team with Great surgeon gives you the best possible outcome!

Put this together with amazing front desk crew and backroom support and you have appts that are ready for you with little on no wait-time; Filed insurance by folks who can get it done and the payments from health ins carriers and cut down the...

n. g.

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Mar 13, 2018
Excellent Surgeon!

Dr. Glickel operated on my hand 5 and 14 years ago. When I needed surgery on my other hand recently, I came back to Dr. Glickel even though I had moved 500 miles away because I trust him and I feel comfortable with him. All aspects of my...

Charles C.

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Mar 27, 2018
A very positive and successful wrist surgery with Dr. Glickel.

Dr. Glickel explained the issues with my wrist and thoroughly described the options open to me during my first visit.

I felt very confident having Dr. Glickel perform my surgery and would recommend him to anyone with orthopedic issues. My...

Eleanor S.

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Mar 27, 2018
Excellent and comfortable

I found Dr Glickel and his staff were responsive and helpful.

Dr. Glickel was honest about my condition without creating unrealistic expectations. Stressing the slowness of nerve healing, I have been comfortable with the time it...

Anonymous

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Apr 4, 2018
I have total trust in Dr. Glickel

This is my second surgical experience with Dr. Glickel, the first was for a trigger finger on the same right hand, index finger Since then Dr. Glickel has treated my arthritic middle finger with steroid shots When my finger was swollen and often...

Irene N.

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Apr 17, 2018
best care one can hope for.

As a musician who uses hands/arms for my living, there is nobody other than Dr. Glickel I would go to, or recommend for specialty care. He's the best.

eric j.

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Apr 30, 2018
Reassuring, professional, knowledgeable, caring, artistic

I have been treated by Dr. Glickel for years for basal joint arthritis of the right thumb. I was very reluctant to get surgery because my hobby is guitar playing. However, when the pain reached the point where I could no longer play at at all I...

Jesse O.

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May 7, 2018
Couldn't be better

From beginning to end it was wonderful. Dr. Glickel is a true expert in his field, the office was run very well and my physical therapy, next door, was excellent and convenient. I highly recommend Dr. Glickel and his organization.

Christina G.

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May 14, 2018
Dr. Glickel provides great care and attention

I had a wrist fracture earlier in the year. I went to see Dr. Glickel right away for the needed surgery. It has been a 3 month process. He has been very helpful and willing throughout the recovery process. Appointments don't feel rushed at all and...

C. P.

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May 14, 2018
A pleasant outcome for an unpleasant injury

The diagnosis was pretty clear before I came in, I had a broken wrist, but the evaluation and explanation of what needed to be done felt thorough and professional. I had surgery a week later (accommodating both our schedules) and even when I...

Anonymous

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Jun 1, 2018
Thank you Dr. Glickel!!

I had an outstanding experience with Dr. Glickel and his team. I broke my arm, and as a professional violinist, I needed quality care on my path to recovery. Dr. Glickel was thoughtful, attentive, caring, and helped me plan my recovery and...

Jeremy K.

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Jun 11, 2018
Wonderful Treatment and Recovery

I had a longstanding injury that I saw Dr. Glickel for. He was very conservative in his approach. Ultimately, however, I did require surgery. He was excellent throughout the process. I would highly recommend him and his facility for similar...

Anonymous

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Jun 22, 2018
excellent..so glad dr. glickel was my surgeon. heaven sent !!

exceeded my expectations, even for a nurse of almost 40 years experience !!

corazon t.

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Jun 26, 2018
"The Best"

Superb!!!

Anonymous

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Jul 20, 2018
Five Stars *****

My overall experience with Dr. Glickels was excellent. Unlike a lot of doctors he takes his time.

Anne H.

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Jul 30, 2018
I have had an excellent recovery

Dr. Glickel is an excellent doctor. His honesty was encouraging, making sure I understood that nerve recovery is slow requiring patience and hard work.

He has continued overseeing my progress since I first saw him in Nov. after dislocating...

Carrie G.

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Aug 14, 2018
Give a hand to a great hand doctor!

It's rare that one enjoys needing to see a doctor, but when the doctor is so kind, patient and informative, it makes the visit pleasant. I highly recommend Dr. Glickel.

Anonymous

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Aug 21, 2018
Exceedingly pleasant and professional

Dr. Glickel exceeded all of my expectations as both a surgeon and an attentive listener to the specific concerns I had related to my shattered left ring finger. He managed to work treatment of my injury around a month-long trip I had planned...

A. C.

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Aug 22, 2018
Lemons to Lemonade

I was amazed and pleased with my surgery (which i was dreading) and my post-op care from Dr Glickel...

I feel almost like my old self and look forward to continued progress.

Thank you, Dr Glickel and Team!

C. B.

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Sep 4, 2018
truly excellent experience

Dr. Glickel's surgery and post surgical care could not have been improved upon. The professional, skilled, caring approach to all aspects of diagnosis, surgery and post surgical care led to complete rehabilitation of my thumb. I'm most...

l. b.

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Sep 4, 2018
Incredible doctor, incredible surgeon, incredible recovery

Dr Glickel is not only warm, knowledgeable, and a good communicator, but he is also brilliant at what he does. After my finger surgery, my physical therapist told me that she had never seen a patient recover so quickly. It has only been a few...

M. R.

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Oct 1, 2018
doctor like this-God's blessing !

very professional approach,incredible human factor,friendly environment,always available.

for the third time Dr. Glickel helping me and my family members to get out of very serious health issues.

GOD BLESS YOU!For many...

radislav t.

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Oct 2, 2018
"The answer to my problem"

As you can well see, I gave a 5 star rating is all areas. I am very happy with my results. I would most certainly recommend Dr. Glickel to any family member or friend. His quality of work and talent is something that I would hope to find in any...

Priscilla L.

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Oct 29, 2018
Dr. Glickel treated a broken wrist for me and a broken finger for my son. In both cases we received outstanding care.

Dr. Glickel did a wonderful job providing intelligent and compassionate care. My experience with him involved surgery for both myself for a broken wrist and for my 13 year old son who had a severely broken finger. He is a terrific doctor who...

Paul F.

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Nov 7, 2018
Very impressed with Dr. Glickel

My experience with Dr. Glickel has been wonderful! He is an amazing surgeon who has patience and answers all my questions. He is personable, funny, and an expert in his field. I trust him, and feel comfortable with his decisions. He makes me feel...

Karen L.

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Nov 7, 2018
Saved my hands!

Dr. Glickel is an excellent diagnostician. He is not interventionist, meaning that he always pursues the least invasive cure available. His explanations helped me to understand the structure and functions of my hand and arm. The exercises he...

Anonymous

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Nov 19, 2018
Knowledgable doctor, great results

tore ligament in thumb (skiiers thumb), doctor surgically repaired, helped pick OT for rehab, and monitored progress of healing. highly recommended

Anonymous

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Dec 10, 2018
Excellent experience!

Excellent experience. Very skilled surgeon.

Anonymous

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Dec 19, 2018
My experience

Excellent scheduling and payment cooperation. Good secretarial skills. Surgical facility was really wonderful and was a non-hospital (Midtown Surgery). Excellent and efficient.

Elizabeth B.

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Jan 7, 2019
great care!

Dr. Glickel is both very knowledgeable and experienced and has a warm demeanor. Very nice office staff as well!

Anonymous

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Jan 9, 2019
Consummate, caring medical professional

Dr. Steven Glickel has taken wonderful care of my wrist following a fracture sustained in mid-October 2018. His immediate response to my injury was to allow the healing process to progress, and then determine if subsequent surgery was required...

Mary A.

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Jan 16, 2019
Excellent and caring service

I've been seeing Dr Glickel for a little over a year now and his attention and care has been nothing shy of excellent. I've felt valued as a patient and I feel fully knowledgeable moving forward with my continued recovery.

Jakob K.

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Jan 28, 2019
Excellent doctor and friendly staff!

I chose to see Dr Glickel for an issue I had with my finger. I selected him based off of other patients reviews, and those reviews were right! Very positive experience from the moment I walked into the office. I never felt rushed, all of my...