AboutDr. Harvey Benovitz, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New York, NY. He has 51 years of experience. His specialties include Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism and Internal Medicine. Dr. Benovitz is affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital, St. Luke`s Hospital and Roosevelt Community Mhc. He speaks English.
Dr. Harvey Benovitz has the following 2 specialties
- Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
An endocrinologist is a physician with extensive training in understanding, diagnosing and treating conditions related to the endocrine system. The endocrine system regulates the balance of hormones.
Conditions of the endocrine system involve an over-abundance, or deficiency of a certain hormone. While there is a range when it comes to the amount of a hormone that is deemed normal in a human, these specialists determine whether a person's amount of hormone is indicative of a health concern. Two conditions this specialist might treat are diabetes and obesity.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
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- Addison Disease
- Cushing Disease
- Diabetes (Types I & II)
- Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1
- Diabetes, Type 2
- Gland Issues
- Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
- Thyroid Diseases
Dr. Benovitz is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
St. Luke`s Hospital
Roosevelt Community Mhc
Beth Israel Medical Center - Kings Highway Division
3201 Kings Hwy
Brooklyn, NY 11234
51 Years Experience
Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1962
St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital Center
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