Dr. Peter R Kurzweil MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Peter Kurzweil is an orthopedic surgeon in Long Beach, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Kurzweil accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 45 doctors at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and one of 22 at Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1986

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1986 - 1989

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 1989 - 1990

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Knee Ligament Masters Experience
2012 3 9

Evaluation and management of meniscus tears. Preface.
Kurzweil, P.R.

Magnetic resonance imaging appearance of the shoulder after subacromial injection with corticosteroids can mimic a rotator cuff tear.
Borick, J.M., Kurzweil, P.R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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