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Dr. Rita Chow has the following 2 specialties
- Infectious Disease
An infectious disease specialist has specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of contagious diseases.
Infectious diseases, also known as contagious or transmissible diseases, are those that stem from pathogen from a host organism. These infections may spread to other carriers through physical touch, airborne inhalation, bodily fluids or contaminated foods.
Infectious disease specialists identify whether the disease is caused by bacteria, a virus, a fungus or a parasite often through blood tests and then determine what course of treatment, if any, is necessary.
- 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.
- AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
- Hepatitis C
- Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV/AIDS)
- HIV Infections
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Dr. Chow is an excellent and well-mannered ID physician. She is very knowledgeable and caring. In addition, she spends time with her patients to explain lab and imaging results, her assessment after a physical examination, and future plans for continual medical care. I have yet to meet a physician like Dr. Chow. The front desk staff members, on the other hand, are a different story. A few
Put it this way I will never hope to see her again after being refered by her to another clinic and sent back to her in excruciating pain,despite the pleading of a nurse on my behalf she sent me home knowing I traveled from another state that way her bedside manner sucks...and all the other issues I have with her could fill a book.
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NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home
The patient-centered medical home is a way of organizing primary care that emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into what patients want it to be. Medical homes can lead to higher quality and lower costs, and can improve patients' and providers' experience of care.
34 Years Experience
New York Medical College
Graduated in 1984
Dr. Rita Chow accepts the following insurance providers.
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Locations & DirectionsAlkesh Navin Patel Md, 203 W 12th St, New York, NY
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