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Coast to Coast Home

Prior to Your Arrival

Find A Physician

While doctors around the globe constantly refer their patients to HSS for expert care, you do not need a doctor's referral to become a patient here. Through our find a physician page you can identify a specialist, or by completing this form or calling our Physician Referral Service at 1.877.606.1555.


We have special rates and amenities for our patients and families at hotels and extended stay facilities in the nearby area. Reach out to them directly for your unique traveling needs and let our HSS Partner Hotels take extra special care of you!

Exclusive hotel deals that keep you close to the hospital.

If you prefer to make a reservation by phone, please call 1.800.538.1652

Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, NY

Why book with Skipper?


    We've partnered with hotels that cater to your needs.

    Our Booking Advisors are here to help with special requests and answer your questions.

    We've partnered with the right hotels to get you and your guests exclusive hotel deals.


There are various ways to get to and travel around NYC. Here are some of the top resources we have available to you.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) - Before Your Arrival



Before Your Visit

  • Find a Physician
  • Hotels
  • Transportation
  • Maps & Directions
  • FAQs - Before Your Arrival

During Your Visit

  • Inpatient Rooms
  • Parking
  • Tourism & Area Attractions
  • In and Around New York City
  • FAQs - During Your Stay

After Your Visit

  • Case Management
  • Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation
  • Share Your Story
  • FAQs - After Your Visit

Contact Information

HSS Coast to Coast (C2C) Program
Tel: 212.606.1610  (Mon – Fri, 9:00am – 5:00pm ET)

Ambassador Services Department
Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021


If you live in Florida, please contact Tania Mercado, our Ambassador Services Florida Liaison for assistance. Call 561.469.5599, Email: For more information, visit our Ambassador Services Florida website.

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