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About Dr. Paul Bernstein
Dr. Paul Bernstein, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Rochester, NY, with other offices in Rochester, NY and Newark, NY (and 1 other location). He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Nephrology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Bernstein is affiliated with ViaHealth - Rochester General Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital. Dr. Bernstein has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
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Dr. Paul Bernstein has the following 2 specialties
A nephrologist is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys or renal system.
A nephrologist will determine through urine analysis, blood test, X-ray, sonogram, or kidney biopsy how well the kidneys are functioning and will then prescribe a special diet and exercise program, medication or dialysis - a process by which a machine filters the blood when the kidney is no longer capable of doing so.
- 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.
Dr. Paul Bernstein has the following 11 expertise
- Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
- Chronic Renal Disease
- End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Heart Failure
- High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
- Kidney Biopsy
- Peritoneal Dialysis
Dr. Paul Bernstein is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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Dr. Bernstein is one of the most fantastic doctors I have ever worked with. At my first appointment, he spent almost 2 hours with me discussing my kidney issue. When I had blood work done, he called me the very same day to tell me the results. He is caring and empathetic, and I would recommend him to anyone.
You will wait FOREVER to see Dr. Bernstein, but the wait is well worth it. When I went in for my first visit, Dr. Bernstein spent close to an hour with me, answering all of my questions and explaining all of my lab results in detail. I have never received this level of attention and care from any type of doctor.
Very recently I found my advanced stage IgA Nephropathy. Dr Paul has played a vital role in understanding my case and providing very crucial information. Doctor has tremendous knowledge in nephropathy. Dr Paul is very meticulous about patients case and collecting every piece of information. Dr Paul is very friendly and very caring. He made myself come-out of this defect phobia and uncovered my possibilities. I would strongly recommend Dr Paul to anyone.
Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2012)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Bernstein is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
ViaHealth - Rochester General Hospital
Strong Memorial Hospital
28 Years Experience
Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1988
Yale University School Of Medicine
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