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Dr. Douglas Birns, MD
Dr. Douglas Ross Birns MD is a male Urologist, has 28 years of experience and practices in Urology.
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Dr. Douglas Birns has 1 office location.
157 E 72nd St
New York, NY 10021

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(13)
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas Birns is Good. Dr. Birns has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.6
  • Currently 2.5555555555556 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.3636363636364 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.1
  • Currently 3.0833333333333 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.2
  • Currently 3.1818181818182 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Douglas Birns, MD is board certified in Urology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Benign Prostatic HypertrophyBPH
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Oncology / Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer Prostatic Neoplasm
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Birns graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 1 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Birns has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Lenox Hill Hospital 
  • North General Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Birns accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 17 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 32 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 15 plans
  • Unicare - 12 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 1 plan
  • Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Fidelis Care - 4 plans
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 1 plan
  • Evercare - 9 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 3 plans
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan - 3 plans
  • Cigna - 6 plans
  • Healthfirst - 8 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Hungarian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Yiddish

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Where does Dr. Douglas R. Birns practice?
Dr. Douglas Birns practices Urology near New York, NY.
See New York Urologists.