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Dr. Douglas Birns, MD
28 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas Birns is Good. Dr. Birns has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5384615384615 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.7
  • Currently 2.7 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.6923076923077 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.4166666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.2
  • Currently 3.2307692307692 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.2
  • Currently 3.1538461538462 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 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.

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


Dr. Birns has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • Lenox Hill Hospital 
  • North General Hospital 


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

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Dr. Douglas Ross Birns MD is a male Urologist, has 28 years of experience and practices in Urology.
Where does Dr. Douglas R. Birns practice?
Dr. Douglas Birns has 1 office location.
Dr. Douglas Birns practices Urology near New York, NY.
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