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Dr. Stanley Wainapel, MD

Physiatrist (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation)
Accepting patients

    Overview

    Stanley F. Wainapel, MD, MPH, is Clinical Director, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Montefiore, and Professor of Clinical Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Since joining the Montefiore team, his clinical focus has been general rehabilitation, vision rehabilitation, chronic pain, and acupuncture.In 1970, Dr. Wainapel received his Bachelor of Arts after completing a 6-year medical program at Boston University. During this time, he also attended Boston University School of Medicine, where he received his Doctor of Medicine in 1970. He began his postgraduate training in 1970 with a year-long internship in medicine at Genessee Hospital, followed by a residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, which he completed in 1974. In 1982, Dr. Wainapel his Master of Public Health in 1989 from Boston University.Vision rehabilitation, the history of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, physical disabilities among physicians, and bioethics are the main focuses of Dr. Wainapel’s research. His work has been presented nationally at many guest lectures and published in numerous books and textbooks.From 1982 to 1985, Dr. Wainapel was President of the American Society of Handicapped Physicians. He also spent a year as President of the New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in 1991. Dr. Wainapel is a diplomat of the National Board of Medical Examiners and the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Physiatrist (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation)

    Education & Training

    Bronx Municipal Hosp Ctr, Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation; Genesee Hosp, Flexible Or Transitional Year (Residency)

    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals (Residency)

    JACOBI MED CTR-N CENTRAL BRONX HLTHCARE, 1974, PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION (Continuing Medical Education (CME))

    GENESEE HOSP, 1971, FLEXIBLE OR TRANSITIONAL (Continuing Medical Education (CME))

    Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center Program (Residency)

    Other Degree - Boston Univ Sch of Med, Boston Ma

    Medical Degree - Boston University School of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation since 1976

    Languages

    Spanish

    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Wainapel's office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    Montefiore Medical Center

    111 East 210th Street

    Bronx, NY 10467

    (718) 920-4938

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Stanley Wainapel accepting new patients?

    Yes, Stanley Wainapel is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Stanley Wainapel offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Wainapel's office at (718) 920-4938 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Stanley Wainapel offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Wainapel's office at (718) 920-4938 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Stanley Wainapel speak?

    Stanley Wainapel speaks English and Spanish.

    Which board certifications does Stanley Wainapel have?

    Stanley Wainapel is certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

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