Credentials

Credentials

  • Medical school

    • Universidad de Navarra

  • Fellowships

    • Hospital for Special Surgery

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Long Island Jewish Valley Stream

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Steven and Alexandra Cohen Childrens Med Ctr of NY

    • Northwell Health Orthopaedic Institute

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

376 E. Main StreetBay Shore, NY 11706

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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| 90.0 patient ratings & 14 patient comments

Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider

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Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

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Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

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Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment

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Information the care provider gave you about medications(if any)

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Instructions the care provider gave you about follow up care (if any)

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Degrees to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand

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Amount of time the care provider spent with you

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Your confidence in this care provider

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Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others

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Most recent comments

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Pateint Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

09/10/2018
"Dr. Laplaza was great. he sat down with us for a good amount of time to explain everything thoroughly. He has a great bedside manner and is obviously very knowledgeable."
08/28/2018
"Is a very nice person. Very responsible attentive and dedicated to their job."
04/20/2018
"Very comprehensive review. Decisive and detailed."
06/26/2017
"he is a child friendly doctor and very good to parents"
01/04/2017
"Very rude doctor!!!"
10/17/2016
"It is very little time that I talk to the doctor (perhaps only 2 minutes)."
09/22/2016
"Provider offered to speak w/pt's physical therapist."
01/12/2016
"acceptable"
12/10/2015
"The doctor was a one very knowledgeable helpful - give me good instructions and explanations."
12/01/2015
"Good"
07/30/2014
"Excellent!"
07/25/2014
"Provider was very thorough in his explanation of diagnosis and recommended treatment."
07/22/2014
"Dr. LaPlaza is one of the best doctors I ever dealt with. Finally a doctor that cares!"
06/16/2014
"Amazing."