Meet your doctor

Hargovind Singh Dewal, MD


  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Surgery

Professional titles

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine


  • Male


  • English


Professional biography

Dr. DeWal is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with additional training in neurosurgery. He is committed to the latest advancements in spine surgery, offering patients the newest, most up-to-date technologies.

His clinical practice includes microsurgery, minimally invasive surgery, fusion and nonfusion procedures. He also specializes in treatment of athletic spine injuries. He treats patients with a variety of spinal disorders including herniation, stenosis, scoliosis and spinal cord compression.

Dr. DeWal has lectured at national meetings and has written several book chapters as well as published numerous articles related to the spine.

Practice Locations

Hospital affiliations

  • Huntington Hospital
  • North Shore University Hospital

Professional titles & education information

  • Academic Titles
    • Clinical Assistant Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
  • Board certifications
    • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Medical school
    • SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
  • Residencies
    • New York University School of Medicine
    • New York University School of Medicine
  • Fellowships
    • Cleveland Clinic Education Foundation

Insurance providers/plans accepted

  • EmblemHealth (HIP)
    • HIP Access I & II Plans (VYTRA HMO)
    • HIP Classic Network HMO
    • HIP PPO Self
    • Vytra / HIP HMO Access I & II Plans
    • Vytra / HMO
  • MagnaCare
    • MagnaCare
    • MagnaCare Access
    • MagnaCare Backstretch Employee Services Team (B.E.S.T.)
    • MagnaCare Client List ASO/PPO
    • MagnaCare National Access
    • MagnaCare Perferred PPO
    • MagnaCare Standard PPO
  • Medicare
    • Medicare