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Dr. Ghassan E Ashkar FACP, FASN, and MD is a male Internist, has 38 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ghassan Ashkar is Excellent. Dr. Ashkar has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ghassan Ashkar, FACP, FASN, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Bronchitis
  • Diabetes
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Ulcer

Education & Awards

Dr. Ashkar graduated from University Of Damascus.


Affiliations

Dr. Ashkar has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Lutheran Medical Center 
  • New York Methodist Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • MVP Health Care Preferred Care - 16 plans
  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 36 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 14 plans
  • Unicare - 5 plans
  • Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Fidelis Care - 4 plans
  • Affinity Health Plan - 5 plans
  • Health Plus - 4 plans
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 1 plan
  • Evercare - 2 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 3 plans
  • Cigna - 12 plans
  • Humana - 5 plans
  • Medicare - 1 plan
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Spanish
  • Norwegian


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Ghassan E. Ashkar practice?
Dr. Ghassan Ashkar practices Internal Medicine and Nephrology near Brooklyn, NY.
See Brooklyn Internists and Brooklyn Nephrologists.