Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Academic titles

    • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Internships

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Fellowships

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Affiliations

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

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09/13/2019
"I always recommend Dr. Barry Simonson! He's the BEST!"
08/18/2019
"Dr. Simonson was very professional and a terrific bedside manner, I felt immediately relaxed and confident in his explanation of my issue. Jessica as well helped make all the appointments and offered additional help - with any of my concerns!!"
08/15/2019
"have been using Dr. Simonson for about 15 years and have the utmost confidence in him. I intend to keep using him."
07/24/2019
"I have recommended a number of people to him"
07/22/2019
"Dr. Simonson listened to my concerns and answered all of my questions. I highly recommend him to family and friends. Dr. Simonson is an outstanding physician/surgeon."
07/12/2019
"Dr. Simonson is very friendly; helps you relax & goes over everything he says more than once."
07/11/2019
"Dr Simonson is very compassionate"
07/09/2019
"Dr Simonsen has been my orthopedic surgeon for 18 years. He is the best"
07/05/2019
"Dr. Simonson is awesome as well as everyone associated with him"
07/02/2019
"I HIGHLY recommend Dr.Simonson. complete confidence. He is the ultimate in care and professionalism. He's a walking miracle."
07/01/2019
"Dr. Simonson is the best!!! He has performed 3 surgeries an me & all successful & healed."
06/17/2019
"Will definitely recommend Dr. Simonson to others."
06/06/2019
"Dr. Simonson is an angel! I almost couldn't get my mother to go.... and then she didn't want to have an X-Ray. But, he calmed her down."
05/21/2019
"outstanding"
05/15/2019
"I've had Dr Simonson off fade my shoulder 3 times in the past I don't think I would let anyone else touch my shoulder"
05/14/2019
"Dr. SIMONSON, has been my doctor for many years, always very professional and trust him and his advice 100%. He is the best."
05/13/2019
"I felt my visit was a bit rushed."
05/08/2019
"Dr. Simonson gave me all the time i needed and when i left i had a clear understanding of my condition and of the recommended surgical treatment"
04/26/2019
"Dr. Simonson is brillant, but "down to Earth"!!!"
04/23/2019
"Dr. Simonson explained my condition, was patient, and answered my question. I look forward to my next visit. 1. Barry Simonson MD. "
04/04/2019
"always recommend friends to Dr Simonson"
04/04/2019
"Why don't you include excellent as an option? I have recommended friends to see Dr. Simonson."
03/22/2019
"he is just the best. he knows my family and always asks after them. he's a real human being!!!"
03/22/2019
"Dr. Simonson and his staff are outstanding. He has treated me for over 25 years and I highly recommend him to my friends and family members."
03/15/2019
"Would recommend Dr. Simonson with the utmost confidence"
03/12/2019
"i have already recommend thos practice to others."
03/09/2019
"Dr. Simonsin is highly qualified, confident, and efficient. His interpersonal skills are improving."
02/20/2019
"Dr. Simonson is one of if not the best ortho I have ever had - and I'm 60 years old - so it's been a while. LOL. "
02/18/2019
"Dr. was very efficient and projected an air of confidence."
02/18/2019
"Dr .Barry Simonson is an excellent, caring surgeon. Answers all questions and explains."
02/15/2019
"Dr. Simonson excellent."
02/15/2019
"Fine person and excellent physician."
02/11/2019
"Doctor told me what was necessary to do. I did not have to make any decision."
01/25/2019
"It all went very well."
01/21/2019
"Dr. Simonson is knowledgable and always answers my questions"
01/14/2019
"already reccomended"
01/10/2019
"Dr. Siminson told me what was wrong with my foot and explained to me what i had to do. He also is sending me to Physical Therapy. i was very pleased. Dr. Siminson is so pleasant"
01/05/2019
"I recommended him that day in the elevator to someone who had come it for a consult re surgery."
12/31/2018
"I have been with Dr Simonson since 1995, never had a problem"
12/18/2018
"I.e., all very good."
12/18/2018
"Dr. Simonson is by far the best physician I have every received medical care from."
12/10/2018
"dr Simonson addressed all my concerns"
11/19/2018
"Dr. Simonson is outstanding."
11/12/2018
"Dr. Simonson was concise in his explanations and knew what I thought was important to hear."
10/30/2018
"Dr. Simonson was clear, decisive and most of all compassionate."
10/27/2018
"Dr. Simonson is very kind. He makes you feel that you are his only patient. He explains things in a way you can understand. He doesn't rush you. I would definitely recommend him."
10/25/2018
"Dr Simonson has been my Orthopedic Surgeon for over 10 years and has performed several surgeries on me. I refer him to many friends."
10/01/2018
"I have known Dr Simonson for many years as he also cared for my mother. He is an excellent, competent physician who is caring and sensitive to the needs of his patients. I have recommended several people over the years to see him and they all have been very satisfied with his service. Wonderful doctor!"
08/29/2018
"Little time spent with doctor."
08/28/2018
"Dr. Simonson is the consummate professional and dr. Can't say enough, great job on my knee replacement - no problems at all. GREAT JOB."
08/24/2018
"Excellent."
08/20/2018
"He was rushing and not very happy for my questions... Was a bit rude when examining my injured knees."
08/17/2018
"Been seeing Dr. Simonson for 10 years +, and him superb as a clinician and as a person. The best!"
08/10/2018
"Dr. Simonson performed my last knee replacement and couldn't have any better care. He addressed all my daughters concern. "
08/10/2018
"Excellent physician."
08/09/2018
"3. Didn't have enough time for more question felt rushed. "
06/11/2018
"FIRST TIME MEETING DR. SIMONSON AND WAS VERY PLEASED WITH MY SELECTION"
06/04/2018
"Dr. Barry Simonson is great."
05/18/2018
"Outstanding"
05/17/2018
"I'm very satisfied with Dr. Simonson. He has been my orthodontist for many years. I would definitely recommend him."
05/08/2018
"dr simonson injected my knee he explained everything was quick and I have been pain free walking 3 miles a day he's the best orthopedic dr!!!"
05/08/2018
"Dr Simonson has treated for over 25 years. tThrough many orthopedic issues. He has always listened carefully to my explanation of symptoms and suggests non surgical alternatives prior to resorting to a surgical one."
05/01/2018
"Dr. Simonson is excellent."
04/20/2018
"Completely satisified"
04/03/2018
"He is very good"
03/19/2018
"Doctor is excellent"
03/19/2018
"I have and will do so to refer to others"
02/28/2018
"I always recommend Dr. Simonson outstanding."
02/28/2018
"Dr. Simonson is excellent. I have complete trust in him for his specialty."
02/24/2018
"already recommended"
02/23/2018
"Excellent physician & surgeon."
02/15/2018
"The best!!"
01/30/2018
"felt like dr. was in a rush. he is competent but lacks compassion"
01/23/2018
"Have recommending Dr. Simonson to many people."
01/21/2018
"My son went to see him also, because I recommend him."
12/18/2017
"I have been a patient of Dr Simmonson for many uears"
11/29/2017
"Excellent."
11/20/2017
"despite the long wait, dr Simonson was absolutely wonderful! He was thorough, kind, patient and honest. he took his time, answered all of my questions and made me feel comfortable. everything you can ask for in a provider! thank you so much!!"
11/18/2017
"DR. Simonson is the consummate professional explains everything exactly the way it is and is right up front."
11/07/2017
"Although, doctor was thorough, his explanations were very brisk. More time needed for patient questions after doctor's recommendations. Need to call to speak with doctor before next appointment & procedure."
11/01/2017
"Dr. Simmonson, has been my doctor for many years, he is a great professional."
10/30/2017
"I was nervous because I needed an I injection and dr simonson talked me through it and was kind and caring"
10/06/2017
"Dr. Simonson is the BEST."
10/02/2017
"Dr. Simonson always speaks in terminology I understand gives the options and his thoughts"
09/11/2017
"Dr. Simonson is great. Concerned, consulted me and described everything in words I understood."
08/28/2017
"my wife and I have used Dr.Simonson and others I. this practice for over 10+ years and have recommended others"
08/01/2017
"Dr Barry Simonson is an excellent doctor. He is thorough and explains to you what you as the patient can do to help improve your medical illness. I have recommended him to at least 6 other people. They have used him and were also pleased."
07/19/2017
"Dr. Simonson is a wonderful doctor. He listens and cares for his patients. I trust him completely."
07/10/2017
"1. Dr. Simonson."
07/06/2017
"Dr. was excellent."
06/27/2017
"Always a good experience."
06/27/2017
"Care provider is very good."
06/27/2017
"I felt the Doctor did a thorough job examining me and explaining my diagnosis.. It might have been less time than with other doctors but I attribute that the preliminary exam by the PA."
06/27/2017
"excellent"
06/19/2017
"I have never had a bad experience."
06/15/2017
"I have confidence in this doctor."
05/28/2017
"I felt rushed and as if I was taking up too much of his time by asking questions."
05/18/2017
"Always a good experience. Caring & concern care."
05/11/2017
"Dr. Barry G. Simonson, he's the best for my needs, excellent."
05/07/2017
"Dr Simonson has performed hip replacement surgery on me in the past and I strongly recommend him."
05/04/2017
"The only con is that you must prepare your questions in advance because the doctor is very quick w/you."
04/05/2017
"always talks to me about any issue I have"
04/04/2017
"Dr. Simonson replaced 2 of my hips and it was a very good experience thanks to his skills both in the OR and out of the OR."
03/28/2017
"Good experience."
03/28/2017
"He always gives good explanations"
03/26/2017
"I have been a patient of Dr. Simonson for over six years. He has done four surgeries on me since December 2010, and I have already recommended him several times to friends."
03/01/2017
"They are superb in all ways!!"
03/01/2017
"Dr. Simonson is very caring."
02/06/2017
"Doctor always seems rushed. However, he is thorough. I am not happy with the fact that if I have another issue he will not address it and will only talk about the problem that I addressed when making the appointment."
01/04/2017
"Always 2 hour wait! Excellent doctor."
11/28/2016
"This doctor is one of the very best."
11/28/2016
"Dr.'s secretary is so very efficient re: calling back when I leave questions & or concerns."
11/10/2016
"excellent provider."
11/07/2016
"Dr. Simonson is very empathetic & takes the time to listen."
11/02/2016
"excellent and friendly practitioner"
10/27/2016
"I will and have recommended Dr. Simonson to many people."
10/19/2016
"Dr. Simonson is an excellent Dr. and I have recommended him to friends as my husband has been a patient for many years."
10/18/2016
"Good."
10/09/2016
"Dr Simonsen is an excellent orthopedic surgeon with great bedside manners."
10/08/2016
"He knew exactly what problem was and told me what to do."
10/07/2016
"Provider always seems a bit rushed. As a result I ask fewer questions."
09/12/2016
"Most if not all my friends requiring orthopedic surgery and/or treatment also use Dr. Simonson."
08/22/2016
"Friendly, down to earth discussion with completeness of explanation pre, post and during the procedure makes you comfort and security."
08/22/2016
"Experience excellent."
08/12/2016
"Dr. Simonson is a treasure!"
08/11/2016
"He's the best!"
08/09/2016
"Felt very rushed during time with MD."
07/13/2016
"Dr. Simonson was very good."
07/01/2016
"This doctor always known for quick, and efficient, visits with patients. Have seen him for long time for orthopedic matters. He quickly gives you his diagnosis along with treatment options. He will answer your questions, but long discussion is not his way."
06/03/2016
"Dr. Simonson is an amazing doctor, I trust him entirely. #5. No medication."
05/31/2016
"Very clear and helpful"
05/10/2016
"A great doctor."