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42 years of experience
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Markenson is Good. Dr. Markenson has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Markenson, MD is board certified in Rheumatology.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Localized Scleroderma
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight loss (non-surgical)

Education & Awards

Dr. Markenson graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 5 awards.

Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1976
Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1978
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2000 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)


Dr. Markenson has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases 
  • Hospital For Special Surgery 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph A Markenson MD is a male Rheumatologist, has 42 years of experience and practices in Rheumatology.
Where does Dr. Joseph A. Markenson practice?
Dr. Joseph Markenson has 1 office location.
Dr. Joseph Markenson practices Rheumatology near New York, NY.
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