Dr. Walter A Besser, MD



Orthopedic Surgery     -  Florida,  Miami

 Overview

Dr. Walter A Besser, MD works in Miami, Florida is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and graduated St Thomas Hosp/li Jewish in 1970. Dr. Besser is affiliated with Mercy Hospital, Kendall Regional Medical Center, New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Hospital at Mount Sinai Hospital of Qu and practicing for 51 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acne
  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Acute Urinary Retention
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Agammaglobulinemia, X-Linked, Type 2
  • Allergy and-or Sensitivity Elimination Reprogramming Technique
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Asherman Syndrome
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Barium Enema
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Blepharophimosis - Ptosis - Epicanthus Inversus Syndrome
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Graft vs Host Disease
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Complex Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Corneal Tattooing
  • Descemet's Stripping With Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK)
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Evaluation
  • Dog Allergy
  • Dry Skin
  • Dust Mite Allergy
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma
  • Endoscopic Procedure
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Erythema
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Ewing's Sarcoma
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Chocolate
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Citric Acid Intolerance
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Food Additives
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Sulphite
  • Food Additive Allergy
  • Food Additive Allergy - Amaranth
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Food Additive Allergy - Carmine
  • Food Allergy - Carp
  • Food Allergy - Codfish
  • Gastric Lymphoma
  • Generalized Pustular Psoriasis
  • Glaucoma - Sleep Apnea
  • Glycogen Storage Disease, Type IIb
  • Heavy Metal Detoxification
  • Hemofiltration
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Hypothermia
  • Iatrogenic Pneumothorax
  • Infertility Surgery
  • Insect Sting Allergies
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Lumbar Epidural Nerve Block
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Management of Mechanical Ventilator
  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  • Microlaryngoscopy
  • Miscarriages
  • Mood Changes
  • Multiple Sclerosis Therapy
  • Mycobacterial Infections
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Open Wound
  • Ovarian Insufficiency Due to FSH Resistance
  • Oxycontin Addiction
  • Pancreatic Insufficiency
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pediatric AIDS
  • Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Pelvic Support Problems
  • Pigeon-Breeders' Disease
  • Pinguecula
  • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
  • Primary Dystonias
  • Radiation Proctitis
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Sinus Node Disease
  • Sinus Polyp
  • Skin Aging
  • Sperm Retrieval (Via Electroejaculation)
  • Spinal Anesthesia
  • Steppage Gait
  • Stress Test
  • Syndactyly
  • The treatment of complicated hypertension
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Upper Airway Obstruction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Wart Removal

 Procedures

  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibula or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tendon Transfer
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Replacement

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 51

 State License

  • California
  • Florida
  • New York

 Spoken Languages

  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


St Thomas Hosp/li Jewish


Year completed: 1970

Medical School


Universidad Autonoma De Madrid, Facultad De Medicina


Graduated: 1968

Residency Hospitals


Hospital Spec Surgery

New York, NY, USA



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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Office Address

8905 South West 87th Avenue
Florida (FL)
Miami,
33176

  (305) 661-3000

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Office Address, 8905 South West 87th Avenue, Miami, Florida (FL), 33176




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • ABCD HMO
  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Connecticare
  • Connecticare HMO
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Freedom Plan
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
  • Prism Blue Priority EPO
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Mercy Hospital photo


Mercy Hospital

3663 South Miami Avenue Florida FL, Miami, 33133

Mercy Hospital is a non-profit hospital located in Miami, FL. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 7 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 10 of 16 procedures.






Kendall Regional Medical Center

11750 South West 40th Street Florida FL, Miami, 33175

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New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens

56 45 Main Street New York NY, Flushing, 11355

New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens is a hospital located in Flushing, NY. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 15 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 13 of 16 procedures.



Mount Sinai Hospital photo


Mount Sinai Hospital

One Gustave L Levy Place New York NY, New York, 10029

Mount Sinai Hospital is a hospital located in New York, NY. This hospital reports jointly with Mount Sinai Hospital at Mount Sinai Hospital of Qu. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis costs ar...



Mount Sinai Hospital at Mount Sinai Hospital of Qu photo


Mount Sinai Hospital at Mount Sinai Hospital of Qu

25 10 30th Avenue New York NY, Long Island City, 11102

Mount Sinai Hospital at Mount Sinai Hospital of Qu is a hospital located in Long Island City, NY. This hospital reports jointly with Mount Sinai Hospital. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis ...




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