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About Dr. Russell W Porter

Dr. Russell W Porter, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Rockville Centre, NY. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Geriatric Medicine, Family Medicine and Sports Medicine. Dr. Porter has received 5 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

18 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Russell W Porter is Excellent. Dr. Russell W Porter has been rated by 18 patients. From those 18 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Russell W Porter is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Russell William Porter Md

2000 N Village Ave Ste 307
Rockville Centre, NY 11570
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Specialties

Dr. Russell W Porter has the following 3 specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Russell W Porter has the following 8 expertise

  • Family Planning
  • Weight Loss
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Check-up
  • Contraception
  • Influenza
  • Immunization

Dr. Russell W Porter has 3 board certified specialties

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

Board Certifications

Dr. Russell W Porter is Board Certified in 3 specialties

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.

Reviews

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Five Stars

Doctor Porter is very cordial, professional and knowledgeable , spends time with me and is always fun to see him. I would certainly recommend him to all my friends. He has a way, no other doctors have .

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Five Stars

Dr. Porter is a very intelligent, compassionate and thorough physician so I don't mind the wait at all.

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  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016, 2017)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2016, 2017)

    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.

  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016)

    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.

  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office

  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara

    Graduated in 1977

  • Nassau University Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Russell W Porter accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire HMO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Russell William Porter Md, 2000 N Village Ave Ste 307, Rockville Centre, NY

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