Dr. Rick Weinstein, M.D., MBA

Dr. Rick Weinstein, MD, MBA

Specialities: all sports or activity related orthopedic conditions, arthritis, knee pain, shoulder pain and more.

Years in practice: 22 years.

Awards: Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2000, 2010 – 2014) and more.

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About Dr. Rick Weinstein, MD, MBA

Dr. Rick Weinstein is a board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine. He has subspecialty training in knee and shoulder surgery, including minimally invasive surgery and arthroscopy. He focuses on conservative, non-operative treatments for most conditions. He is a Board Examiner for the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, determining certification for other orthopedic surgeons.

Dr. Weinstein attended NYU School of Medicine after graduating Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Tufts University. He completed his Orthopedic Surgery Residency at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine and his Sports Medicine Fellowship at University of Connecticut and Yale University. He also participated in several months of specialty training at the Hospital for Special Surgery and the Hospital for Joint Diseases/NYU.

Besides his busy orthopedic practice, Dr. Weinstein has been working as a ringside physician for 18 years. He has worked at many boxing matches at Madison Square Garden, Barclay’s Center and Foxwoods Casino as well as at hundreds of other events. Dr. Weinstein is currently a panel physician for the New York State Athletic Commission.

Dr. Weinstein was elected to the Board of the Association of Ringside Physicians and appointed as Treasurer in 2011. He was appointed Medical Director of the International Boxing Federation (IBF) in 2013.

Dr. Weinstein currently has offices in White Plains, NY and Katonah, NY specializing in orthopedics and sports medicine to help “keep active people active.” He has been recognized in New York Magazine and Castle Connolly many times as a “Top Doc” for his sports medicine practice.

His motto is always, “Patients Come First.”

Conditions and Treatments

Dr. Rick Weinstein treats the following conditions:

Dr. Rick Weinstein routinely performs the following treatments:

Medical School
NYU School of Medicine

Surgery – North Shore University Hospital

Orthopedic Surgery – Bronx-Lebanon Hospital
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Sports Medicine – University of Connecticut
Yale University

Awards and Recognition

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2000, 2010 – 2016)
  • Patients’ Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 – 2014)
  • Patients’ Choice Award (2008 – 2014)
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 – 2014)


White Plains Hospital Center


Eastern Soccer

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare – Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare – Direct Options PPO