George C. Christolias, MD

George C. Christolias, MD

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George C. Christolias, MD

Specialties: Physical Medicine and RehabilitationMore specialties
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Location Info


180 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
US
Other Locations

Additional Locations for George C. Christolias, MD

  • 155 White Plains Road
    Tarrytown, NY 10591
    US

Insurances Accepted


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  • 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • Aetna
  • Affinity
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth GHI
  • EmblemHealth HIP
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus
  • Fidelis Care
  • Healthfirst
  • Magnacare national
  • Multiplan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • VNSNY CHOICE
  • WellCare

About George C. Christolias, MD


George Christolias, MD is double board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Interventional Pain Medicine. He also holds a certification by the American College of Sports Medicine. Dr. Christolias has continued a practice of life-long learning, beyond his years as a student and a trainee. His passion for medical education has led him to educate medical students, residents and physicians. He utilizes his multidisciplinary knowledge, along with state of the art equipment and cutting edge techniques to deliver expert care in his patients’ path to recovery. Dr. Christolias has been voted by his peers as an outstanding educator. Additionally, Dr. Christolias has been distingu...
George Christolias, MD is double board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Interventional Pain Medicine. He also holds a certification by the American College of Sports Medicine. Dr. Christolias has continued a practice of life-long learning, beyond his years as a student and a trainee. His passion for medical education has led him to educate medical students, residents and physicians. He utilizes his multidisciplinary knowledge, along with state of the art equipment and cutting edge techniques to deliver expert care in his patients’ path to recovery. Dr. Christolias has been voted by his peers as an outstanding educator. Additionally, Dr. Christolias has been distinguished with the Patient’s Choice Award and Compassionate Doctor Recognition on Vitals.com.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital

Expertise

  • Adolescent Sports Injuries
  • Arthritis of Spine
  • Arthritis of the Back
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spinal Disorders
  • Cortisone Injection
  • Elbow Pain
  • Epidural Injection into Lumbar Spine
  • Exercise Medicine
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Golfer's Elbow
  • Hamstring Tendonitis Injury
  • Hand and Wrist Problems
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Pain
  • Iliotibial Band Syndrome
  • Impingement Syndrome
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Interventional Spine Procedure
  • Joint Injections
  • Joint Injury
  • Joint Pain
  • Kinetic Chain Approach
  • Knee & Shoulder Injury
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Problem
  • Ligament Disorders
  • Lower Back and Neck Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Pain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Muscle Injury
  • Muscle Strain
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuropathy
  • Non-Surgical Approach to Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Overuse Injury for Athletes
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
  • Radio Frequency Treatment
  • RFA (Radiofrequency Ablation) of Varicose Vein of Leg
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacroiliac Joint Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Shin Splints
  • Shoulder and Knee Joint Problems
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Soft Tissue Injury
  • Spinal Arthritis
  • Spinal Cord Stimulator
  • Spinal Injection
  • Spine
  • Spine and Nerve Blocks
  • Spine Pain
  • Spine Rehabilitation
  • Spine Stenosis
  • Sports Injury
  • Sprain
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Whiplash
  • Wrist Problems

Education

  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Internship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Medical School: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
  • Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Languages Spoken

  • Greek

Awards


  • 2000                   Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society
  • 2001                   Gamma Sigma Alpha Honor Society
  • 2001                   Order of Omega Honor Society
  • 2002                   National Society of Collegiate Scholars
  • 2003                   Golden Key International Honor Society
  • 2004                   High Honors, BS Rutgers College
  • 2012                   Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • 2012                   Outstanding Resident Educator, University of Pennsylvania Dept. of PM&R
  • 2012                   Patient’s Choice Award
  • SuperDoctors Rising Stars 2017, 2016, 2015

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