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Quick Facts

  • Accepted Insurance

  • HIP of NY
  • BCBS Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Humana

Specialties

3 specialties

  • 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.

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease

    A pulmonologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the lungs and respiratory tract.
    These specialists are similar to critical care specialists in that their patients often require mechanical ventilation to assist their breathing.
    Pulmonologists diagnose and treat patients with conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, asbestosis, pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer, COPD, and emphysema. Exposure and inhalation of certain toxic substances may also warrant the services of a pulmonologist.
    Some of the tools and tests pulmonologists use to diagnose a patient are a stethoscope in order to listen for abnormal breathing sounds, chest X-rays, CT scans, blood tests, bronchoscopy, and polysomnography.

Ratings & Comments

69 ratings with 22 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Northshore Internal Medicine Associates Pc when asked is excellent. Northshore Internal Medicine Associates Pc has been reviewed by 69 patients. The rating is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Northshore Internal Medicine Associates Pc as provided by patient reviews is 19 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Northshore Internal Medicine Associates Pc is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center New Hyde Park, NY 11040
  • Cohen's Children's Medical Center New Hyde Park, NY 11040
  • North Shore University Hospital Manhasset, NY 11030
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Northshore Internal Medicine Associates Pc is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Great Neck, NY.

  • North Shore Cardiology & Internal Medicine Associates Pc

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  • Prohealth Care Associates Llp

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  • Neurological Associates of Li

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Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.