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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program
  • Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna
  • BCBS Massachusetts
  • HealthFirst NY
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health

Doctors in Bellmore Merrick Medical Pc

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  • Nearby Doctors

    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Bellmore, NY that specialze in Adolescent Medicine, Pediatrics and Family Medicine

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Ratings & Comments

83 ratings with 30 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Bellmore Merrick Medical Pc when asked is excellent. Bellmore Merrick Medical Pc has been reviewed by 83 patients. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Bellmore Merrick Medical Pc as provided by patient reviews is 20 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

get directions Bellmore Merrick Medical Pc
2016 Newbridge Rd
Bellmore, NY 11710

Specialties

3 specialties

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

  • Adolescent Medicine

    Adolescent specialists are doctors who have advanced training in the health issues that adolescents face. These physicians deal with issues like the onset of puberty, reproductive health, eating disorders, irregular periods, mood changes, drugs and pressures from home and school. For girls entering adulthood, adolescent specialists can act as both pediatrician and gynecologist, so they only have to see one doctor for all their needs.

  • 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.

Doctors in Bellmore Merrick Medical Pc

  • Dr. Lisa R Koslow MD

    Pediatrics

    Old Bethpage, NY

    5.0
    (4)
  • Dr. Jonathan B Jassey DO

    Adolescent Medicine, Pediatrics

    Bellmore, NY

    4.1
    (30)
  • Dr. Lewis K Jassey DO

    Pediatrics

    Bellmore, NY

    3.9
    (18)
  • Dr. Erika L Schwarz-Cohen MD

    Family Medicine

    Bellmore, NY

    3.7
    (20)
  • Dr. Janine H Nathan DO

    Pediatrics

    Bellmore, NY

    3.5
    (2)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
  • New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine
  • New York Medical College
  • Dow Medical College
  • Suny Downstate Med Ctr
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Bellmore Merrick Medical Pc. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Adolescent Medicine, Pediatrics and Family Medicine near Bellmore Merrick Medical Pc Bellmore, NY.

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.

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