Rick Weinstein, MD, MBA

Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery
222 Westchester Avenue, Suite 101, West Harrison, NY 10604
(914) 849-7897
(914) 849-3561

Biography

Dr. Rick Weinstein is an orthopedic surgeon at White Plains Hospital Physician Associates. He joins us with extensive experience in sports medicine and subspecialty training in knee and shoulder surgery, including minimally invasive surgery and arthroscopy.

Dr. Weinstein received his medical degree from NYU School of Medicine and completed his Orthopedic Surgery residency at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He completed his Sports Medicine Fellowship at the University of Connecticut and Yale University. He also participated in specialty training at the Hospital for Special Surgery and the Hospital for Joint Diseases at NYU.

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He is a Board Examiner for the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, determining certification for other orthopedic surgeons. He serves as the Medical Director of the International Boxing Federation (IBF) and has been working as a ringside physician for 18 years including boxing matches at Madison Square Garden, Barclay’s Center and Foxwoods Casino. He is also working cage-side for mixed martial arts events in New York.

Dr. Weinstein has spoken on sports medicine around the globe, most recently in Beijing, China and Berlin, Germany.

Awards & Honors

  • New York Magazine/Westchester Magazine “Top Doctors” in New York – 1998, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors Metropolitan NY – 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • American Association Professional Ringside Physicians “Fight Doctor of the Year” – 2007
  • New York Times “Fight Doctor” – 2004
  • Rocky Marciano Sports Physician of the Year – 2003
  • Chairman Emeritus of Department of Orthopedic Surgery Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
  • Consulting Physician for NBC’s “The Contender” television show

Recent Patient Comments

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5
02/28/2024
Dr. Weinstein is an excellent physician. He is highly skilled in evaluating the problem. He communicates very well and I have utmost trust in him.
5
02/13/2024
EXCELLENT
5
02/12/2024
I HAD A VERY GOOD EXPERIENCE WITH THE TEAM
5
02/10/2024
Consistently receive quality care at this facility.Keep up the good work
5
02/08/2024
Dr. Weinstein has been very caring and compassionate since day one not only with my current injury but also things in my personal life that have delayed my rehab for my injury.
5
02/02/2024
I RECOMMEND WITHOUT A DOUBT!!
5
01/29/2024
Still excellent
5
01/28/2024
Nurse, Resident and Dr. Weinstein were very concerned about my condition and prescribed physical therapy.
5
01/23/2024
Weinstein is a excellent Dr
5
01/16/2024
Dr. Weinstein is the best of the best !
5
01/13/2024
I love Dr. R. Weinstein. He's thorough and personable.
5
01/10/2024
Great doctor!
5
12/29/2023
Great doctor
5
12/16/2023
Dr. Weinstein is awesome! He is knowledgeable, patient, and easy to work with. I would recommend him without reservation.
5
12/16/2023
Excellent Diagnostician!
5
12/12/2023
Excellent care.
5
12/12/2023
All was very good
5
11/23/2023
Excellent. Dr Weinstein and his assistant took care of my concern and I left feeling so much better. Should have went sooner.
5
11/19/2023
Dr. Richard Weinstein was very caring, professional and knowledgeable. He explained details thoroughly and seemed to have my best interest at heart. The accompanying student Dr. Weinstein was mentoring was also polite.
5
11/12/2023
I am grateful to Dr. Weinstein for holding off on surgery until I find out the degree of effectiveness that PT will provide.
5
11/12/2023
Very helpful
5
11/11/2023
Recommened Dr, Weinstein to my husband and sister and they are now his patients!!
5
11/07/2023
Great job
5
11/05/2023
Dr Weinstein was caring and thorough and reassuring and encouraging. He answered my questions and concerns.
5
10/24/2023
Dr Weinstein was professional, very friendly and knowledgeable and I'm happy I chose him as my new eye Dr
4
10/20/2023
Dr. Weinstein is very knowledgeable
5
10/18/2023
Good experience
5
10/10/2023
Absolutely a pleasure!
5
10/04/2023
Love Dr Weinstein compassionate caring
5
09/28/2023
I would recommend this Doctor.
5
09/25/2023
Always courteous and pleasant
5
09/17/2023
Very well
5
09/12/2023
I've been a patient of dr Weinstein for 20 yrs. He's terrific !
5
09/11/2023
Dr. Winestein was wonderful and attractive to my issues.
5
09/01/2023
Dr. Weinstein is simply outstanding!
5
08/29/2023
Thank you
5
08/24/2023
Very professional and attentive to my health condition
5
08/20/2023
The finest surgeon I have experienced in all the many surgeries have had .
5
08/19/2023
I will most definitely recommend this practice. the front desk staff were very welcoming. The medical assistants also were very nice and helpful as well.
5
08/18/2023
Dr. Weinstein is the best. I'll always recommend him
5
08/17/2023
*Dr. Weinstein is the finest orthopedic doctor I could have gotten treatment from. He is a role model for all doctors.
5
08/15/2023
Staff professional and friendly.
5
08/15/2023
Dr Weinstein is great. He knows me and takes very good care of me.
5
08/15/2023
Great doctor!!!
5
08/10/2023
Weinstein was great
5
08/09/2023
I have absolutely no complaints. Bring with Dr. Weinstein for years. I have no desire to change my Orthopedic doctors
5
08/06/2023
Excellent service
5
07/29/2023
Doctor Weinstein and his PA, have great bedside manners. The doctor did a preliminary evaluation of my condition and prescribed an MRI. I knew immediately that I was in good hands. Both the doctor and his assistant listened and then addressed my particular situation (not always the case with other doctors). Couldn't be happier with my experience.
5
07/25/2023
The care I received was excellent. My questions and concerns were answered. My further treatment was also discussed. I highly recommend my care providers.
5
07/25/2023
I did recommend someone who went the same week.
5
07/24/2023
Excellent
07/23/2023
The doctor was very good and showed concern. He explained everthing.
5
07/20/2023
Always recommend him
5
07/19/2023
*Dr. Weinstein, was kind, sweet and very professional. He was easy to speak with, made me feel comfortable talking to him. I looked forward to him being my orthopedist specialist.
5
07/19/2023
I know the doc for long time I will recommend to everybody.
5
07/17/2023
Very satisfied overall.
5
07/17/2023
Everything was handled in a professional manner
5
07/16/2023
Dr Weinstein and the whole staff were so skilled and caring. Thank you!
5
07/15/2023
Dr Weinstein has overseen my Orthopedic care for 25 years and has kept me mobile and as pain free as possible
5
07/14/2023
Dr. Weinstein is an excellent provider and always has a solution to my problem.
5
07/12/2023
Excellent care from Dr Weinstein.
5
07/12/2023
Good experience
5
07/10/2023
I recommend Dr Weinstein to everyone. He is the Best!
5
06/30/2023
*Dr. Weinstein is a reserved concerned practitioner who answers all questions posed to him.
5
06/26/2023
Excellent patient care
5
06/19/2023
Whoever I interacted with listened to me and showed respect.
4.33
06/19/2023
Good experience
5
05/25/2023
Above and beyond the call of duty
5
05/19/2023
Everything was explain very careful.
5
05/16/2023
I have recommended them to several friends and co-workers and I will continue to do so they deserve it.
5
05/16/2023
Excellent.
5
05/14/2023
Good
5
05/10/2023
Very good
5
05/10/2023
Dr. Weinstein listened to my concerns, was reassuring and answered all of my questions thoroughly. He was very approachable and friendly.
5
05/10/2023
First class care.
5
04/29/2023
Dr Weinstein is fantastic and extremely experienced, excellent bedside manor as well
5
04/27/2023
Dr. Weinstein answered all of my questions and eased my concerns. He is very thorough and cares for his patients. He takes the time to answer your questions and concerns. He explains everything and makes sure you understand it. I would recommend him to anyone who needs his care.
5
04/27/2023
I really appreciate the care from DR. Weinstein
5
04/27/2023
Outstanding *Dr. Weinstein & team.
5
04/20/2023
Good experience
5
04/19/2023
Excellent Dr. Very thorough. Both my mom and I felt very comfortable with her. Explained everything.
5
04/19/2023
Attentive and supportive.
5
04/18/2023
Dr. Weinstein is everything a doctor should be.
5
04/18/2023
Very good experience

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    Education & Training

    Doctoral Degree
    • New York University School of Medicine
    Post-graduate Training
    • Internship - North Shore University Hospital- Manhasset, NY
    • Residency - Bronx Lebanon Hospital, Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Bronx, NY
    • Fellowship - University of Connecticut, Yale University - Farmington, CT and New Haven, CT

    Institutional Affiliations

    • White Plains Hospital
    Rick Weinstein, MD, MBA

    Overall Satisfaction

    4.8 / 5
    470 Ratings | 84 Comments
    Aggregate Rating
    Doctor's Award