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Osric S. King, MD


Primary Care Sports Medicine
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Osric S. King, MD

Primary Care Sports Medicine
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Union Turnpike
176-60 Union Turnpike
Fresh Meadows, NY 11366

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, New York 10021

Tel: 718.591.5693
Fax: 718.591.8919

Union Turnpike
176-60 Union Turnpike
Fresh Meadows, NY 11366

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, New York 10021

Tel: 718.591.5693
Fax: 718.591.8919

Dr. Osric S. King is an Assistant Attending Physician at Hospital for Special Surgery, and is board-certified in Family Medicine. He was born in Brooklyn, New York, was educated at the Bronx High School of Science, and completed his undergraduate studies in Biomedical Engineering at Case Western Reserve University.

After spending 2 years as a biomedical engineer, actively involved in monitoring nerve conduction and developing new instrumentation, Dr. King attended Temple University School of Medicine. He did his residency in Family Medicine at the Beth Israel Medical Center in New York. Afterward, he completed a fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center UMDNJ and Hospital for Special Surgery.

Back in the Game Patient Stories

Appointments

Assistant Attending Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Instructor, Weill Cornell Medical College

Specialty

Special Expertise

Sports team and event coverage
Athletic related medical conditions
Non-surgical orthopaedics (acute, chronic and overuse injuries)
Concussion evaluation and management, stress fractures, and acute lacerations

Awards

Pediatric Research Fellowship Award, 1994

Languages

English

Insurance Information

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway Enhanced
Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth GHI
EmblemHealth HIP
EmblemHealth Medicare
EmblemHealth Select Care
The Empire Plan NYSHIP
Medicare
Oxford
Oxford Medicare
UnitedHealthcare
UnitedHealthcare Compass

Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. You may have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits.

Book an Appointment with Dr. King

Dr. King accepts the following insurance plans. Please check to see if your insurance is on this list before proceeding.

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway Enhanced
Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth GHI
EmblemHealth HIP
EmblemHealth Medicare
EmblemHealth Select Care
The Empire Plan NYSHIP
Medicare
Oxford
Oxford Medicare
UnitedHealthcare
UnitedHealthcare Compass

Please note, if your insurance is not on this list, you may still have coverage subject to the availability of out-of-network benefits.

If you do not wish to go out-of-network, our HSS Connect service will help you find an appropriate doctor.

Please call our office at to book an appointment.

Industry Relationships

One of the goals of HSS is to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and related disciplines for the benefit of patients. Physicians at HSS may collaborate with outside companies for education, research and medical advances. HSS supports this collaboration in order to foster medical breakthroughs; however HSS also believes that these collaborations must be disclosed.

As part of the disclosure process, this website lists physician collaborations with outside companies if payments were received during the prior year, or if the HSS physician currently receives payment. The disclosures are provided by information provided by the physician and other sources and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.

Below are the healthcare industry relationships reported by Dr. King as of May 16, 2019.

Fidia Farmaceutic S.pA- Advisory Board

By disclosing the collaborations of HSS physicians with industry on this website, HSS and its physicians make this information available to their patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest Policy does not permit physicians to collect royalties on products developed by him/her that are used on patients at HSS.

Patients should feel free to ask their HSS physicians questions about these relationships.

Education

MD, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Residency

Beth Israel Medical Center, Family Medicine

Fellowship

Hospital for Special Surgery, Primary Care Sports Medicine
Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center University of Medicine and Dentistry

Certification

Family Medicine

State Licensure

New York

Selected Publications

   

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.