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Rick Weinstein, MD, MBA

Orthopedic Surgery
1133 Westchester Avenue, Bldg. A, White Plains, NY 10604
(914) 358-9700
(914) 696-3609

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

Insurance Plans Accepted:

  • AARP
  • AETNA
  • BLUE CROSS
  • CIGNA
  • EMBLEM HEALTHCARE SELECT- NYS EXCHANGE PLAN
  • GHI
  • HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN OF NEW YORK (HIP)
  • LOCAL 1199
  • MAGNACARE
  • MEDICAID
  • MEDICARE
  • MULTIPLAN
  • MVP
  • OSCAR- NYS EXCHANGE PLAN
  • OXFORD
  • POMCO
  • UNITED HEALTHCARE
  • WORKERS COMPENSATION INSURANCES
  • NO FAULT INSURANCES

 

Recent Patient Comments

Press Ganey
5
09/23/2020
great experience
5
09/19/2020
Dr. Weinstein is compassionate and understanding. Also he is a very good listener.
5
09/14/2020
good
5
09/06/2020
great practice!
5
09/03/2020
good
5
08/19/2020
The care was excellent.
5
08/05/2020
Perfect THANK YOU
5
07/16/2020
i will deff refer this provider to my friends, coworkers, and family. he knew what was wrong with me and told me what i should and should not do for my betterment. he took it upon himself to have me take an xray to double make sure i was treated correctly. he made me feel safe and cared for which is very important to patients. i must give him a A++++
5
06/23/2020
Very good experience with MD all questions answered to my satisfaction.
5
06/22/2020
Dr. Weinstein is really great! He explains things so they are easy to understand. He answers all questions and has a really great bedside manner. He makes me feel comfortable and confident about the knee he fixed up for me.
5
06/15/2020
doctor was very helpful in explaining my questions
5
06/01/2020
This is my 6th year with Dr. Weinstein. He is an excellent physician.
5
05/24/2020
Dr. Weinstein is an excellent doctor and he is consistent in his care and concern for my condition. He is professional, friendly and efficient. I trust his opinion and his care, I always recommend him to family and friends. Thank you Dr. Weinstein!
5
05/24/2020
I love them
5
05/19/2020
Excellent
5
05/18/2020
*Dr. Richard Weinstein is an excellent orthopedic surgeon.
5
05/02/2020
An overall good experience. That's why I have been a patient for so long.
5
04/28/2020
*Dr. Richard Weinstein did a great job I didn't even feel the needle penetrate my hip I was amazed. Thank you.
5
04/27/2020
I have referred several patients to Dr. Weinstein and they have received excellent care.
5
04/25/2020
I am extremely grateful to Dr. Weinstein and his very dedicated assistants for the treatment provided to me during these trying times
5
04/22/2020
Dr. Weinstein did x-ray and explain what he saw or didn't see and let me know what to do post visit. He was very professional and me feel very comfortable since I was in so much pain.
5
03/21/2020
the PA and the Doctor were both great they work very well as a team
5
03/20/2020
Dr. Weinstein did a excellent job, He really care about my situation.
5
03/04/2020
Dr Weinstein is great!
5
03/02/2020
Dr. Weinstein was incredibly friendly, professional and knowledgeable.
5
03/02/2020
great experience
5
02/28/2020
good experience
5
02/23/2020
I always feel like I get the best care possible when I have a appointment
5
02/23/2020
thanks to Dr. Weinstein for his concern and care
5
02/10/2020
Dr. Weinstein is absolutely wonderful! He is professional, informative and efficient!
5
02/06/2020
The PA and Dr. Weinstein are awesome!!! They speak and listen to me like I'm the most important person in the office.
5
01/26/2020
excellent communication and treatment
5
01/19/2020
Excellent!!
5
12/25/2019
Great Staff, Professional in every way possible, yet down to earth where you feel you talk to them. The staff and Dr Weinstein have really made my life a lot better, as far my treatment for my injury.
5
12/18/2019
Always very professional with *Dr. Weinstein's practice.
5
12/17/2019
very good office and Dr Weinstein was very helpful. thank you!!!
5
12/14/2019
Dr. Weinstein is an excellent doctor. He is the exception. He care about your health issues and treats you properly.
5
12/09/2019
Dr. Weinstein and his staff are always very professional and respectful. I have been seeing Dr. Weinstein for years and will continue to see him as needed.
5
11/30/2019
The entire Staff from the moment I met the Receptionist, to the Nurse who spoke to me when first entering the exam room, followed with the first Doctor, the XRay Technician, & finally Dr. Weinstein were all very friendly. I see many doctors, and your Staff was about the best I've encountered. They enjoy their work, and the management team must be very attentive to have such a good staff.
5
11/25/2019
Excellent Service. Highly recommend to a family and friend!
4.88
11/23/2019
all good
5
11/18/2019
Dr Weinstein is a great orthopedic surgeon , I had 2 surgery's by him and referred my sister to him for her surgery , truly great Dr !!
5
11/16/2019
Excellent medical services
4.75
11/15/2019
good
5
11/13/2019
This office has always been very professional,courtesy,and friendly. I've never had to wait for an appointment and I greatly respect Dr. Weinstein.
5
11/12/2019
Exceptional doctor.
5
11/11/2019
I always feel like I'm in good hands when I see dr Weinstein
5
11/10/2019
As always a very good office experience
5
11/09/2019
excellent doctor and staff
4.88
11/06/2019
Everyone in the office was very polite and professional. Dr. Weinstein was great. I chose him because he did a great job fixing my wife's knee last year. Now he did a great job fixing my shoulder.
4.88
11/06/2019
very good
5
11/05/2019
excellent staff and doctor
5
11/05/2019
Office staff is courteous and works hard to accommodate patients' needs and wants. Dr. Weinstein is an outstanding orthopedist who I will gladly recommend to friends and family.
5
11/04/2019
excellent experience
5
10/30/2019
very good treated me like family

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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
    352 Ratings | 55 Comments
    Aggregate Rating