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Dr. Hargovind DeWal, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Riverhead, NY

Overall rating
4.6
Recent reviews
It was a very pleasant visit.
It was a very pleasant visit.
AG · Less than 3 months ago
Wouldn't go anywhere else - this is the place to be Dr. DeWal the doctor to see.
Wouldn't go anywhere else - this is the place to be Dr. DeWal the doctor to see.
TL · Less than 3 months ago

About Dr. Hargovind DeWal

**After booking an appointment, please expect a call from the office to verify insurance** Dr. DeWal is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with advanced Fellowship training in neurosurgery of the spine. He is committed to the latest advancements in spine surgery, offering patients the newest, most up-to-date technologies. His clinical practice includes microsurgery, minimally invasive surgery, fusion, and non-fusion procedures. He treats patients of all ages with a variety of spinal disorders including stenosis, spinal cord compression, disc bulges, or herniations, and he specializes in treatment of athletic spine injuries and scoliosis correction. Dr. DeWal serves as Section Chief of Spine Surgery at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center. His commitment to the community is evident by the many educational seminars he provides to hospital staff, school nurses, and the community on topics including scoliosis screening, postoperative care, and advanced innovative minimally invasive/laser technology. He has authored several book chapters, published numerous articles related to the spine, and lectured to professionals at national meetings.

In-network insurances

  • AgeWell New York
  • CareConnect
  • EmblemHealth (formerly known as HIP)

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgeon

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Huntington Hospital
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • North Shore University Hospital
  • Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center
  • Peconic Bay Medical Center
  • Saint Catherine of Siena Medical Center
  • Saint Charles Hospital
  • St. Francis Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and training

  • Medical School - State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Doctor of Medicine
  • New York University, Hospital for Joint Diseases, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Fellowship in Spinal Surgery

Professional memberships

  • New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society
  • Suffolk County Medical Society

Zocdoc awards

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1265453104

Dr. Hargovind DeWal's office locations

Long Island Spine Specialists, PC

887 Old Country Rd, Suite D

Riverhead, NY 11901

Long Island Spine Specialists, PC

565 Hempstead Turnpike

West Hempstead, NY 11552

Long Island Spine Specialists, PC

763 Larkfield Rd, Second Floor

Commack, NY 11725

Long Island Spine Specialists, PC

400 Montauk Hwy, Suite 102

West Islip, NY 11795

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Awesome.
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