Victoria Harrison, M.D.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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Victoria Harrison, M.D.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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Gender: Female
Language: English

About

Specialties and Expertise

Specialties

  • Pain Management
  • Rehabilitation Medicine

Expertise

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Spine Rehabilitation
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Bursitis
  • Tendonitis
  • Tear of Meniscus of Knee
  • Knee Pain
  • Disorder of Shoulder Joint
  • Arthritic Rehabilitation
  • Non-Surgical Approach to Back Pain
  • Hamstring Tendonitis/Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Back Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Sciatica
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Sports Injury
  • Cortisone Injection
  • Muscle Injury
  • Sprain
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Whiplash
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Neck Pain
  • Disorder of Ligament
  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Hip Pain
  • Repetitive Stress Injury
  • Myofascial Pain

Biography

Dr. Victoria Chan Harrison is a physiatrist and physician, an Assistant Professor in Rehabilitation Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Harrison graduated Magna Cum Laude from Barnard College and received her medical degree from New York Medical College.

Dr. Harrison completed her residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospitals of Columbia and Cornell in rehabilitation medicine. Dr. Harrison has a wealth of clinical experience in the treatment of a large variety of cases. She has expertise in treating a variety of musculoskeletal and sports-related injuries.

Dr. Harrison approaches patient care has a multi-disciplinary focus on recovery which includes a traditional treatment approach while incorporating evidenced based alternative medicine practices.  She will evaluate a patient from different points of view and incorporates biomechanics, alignment, activity modifications as well as techniques for lifetime management. “My goal is to empower my patients by educating them on their condition and offer them methods to break the pain cycle to manage their injury.”  

Dr. Harrison utilizes up to date minimally invasive treatments including prolotherapy, trigger point injections, ultrasound guided injections, and regenerative injections such as platelet rich plasma.

Dr. Harrison has additional training in medical acupuncture at the David Geffen School of Medicine.

Dr. Harrison has been honored as Super Doctors New York , for the past several years, which represents the top New York doctors in more than 30 specialties that have been fully licensed for over 10 years.

Research

Credentials

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Clinical and Academic Positions

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine - Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Assistant Attending Physiatrist - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education and Training

  • M.D., New York Medical College, 2002

Insurance

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this doctor. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the doctor’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this doctor is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA - HMO
  • AETNA - PPO
  • AETNA - Medicare
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Aetna-NYP - EPO/POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Blue Access
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Blue Connection
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Rockefeller University - Trustmark
  • United Empire
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan
  • United Healthcare - Medicare
  • United Healthcare Compass
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • WorldWide Medical

Locations and Appointments

External Relationships

External Relationships

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No External Relationships Reported