Dr. George L Unis MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. George Unis is an orthopedic surgeon in New York, New York and is affiliated with St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center. He received his medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and has been in practice for 43 years. Dr. Unis accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 25 doctors at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Clinical Interests: Anesthesia Recovery Period, Knee Injuries, General Anesthesia, Orthopedic Procedures, Arthroscopy, Peripheral Nerves, Nerve Block, Ambulatory Surgical Procedures

Education & Medical Training

St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1965 - 1967

St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1967 - 1970

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Class of 1965

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

For outpatient rotator cuff surgery, nerve block anesthesia provides superior same-day recovery over general anesthesia.
Hadzic, A., Williams, B. A., Karaca, P. E., Hobeika, P., Unis, G., Dermksian, J., Yufa, M., Thys, D. M., Santos, A. C.

Peripheral nerve blocks result in superior recovery profile compared with general anesthesia in outpatient knee arthroscopy.
Hadzic, A., Karaca, P. E., Hobeika, P., Unis, G., Dermksian, J., Yufa, M., Claudio, R., Vloka, J. D., Santos, A. C., Thys, D. M.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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