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Specializes in Geriatric Medicine • Male • Age 49

8708 Justice Ave
Elmhurst, NY 11373
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Staten Island University Hospital
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Staten Island, NY 10305

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New York Medical Center
New York Medical Center
8708 Justice Ave
Elmhurst, NY 11373
Alexander E. Istomin, MD, MS
Alexander E. Istomin, MD
1 Store Hill Rd
Old Westbury, NY 11568
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    Dr. Istomin's Experience

    Dr. Istomin's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Geriatric Medicine
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    • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
    • Alcohol Testing
    • Allergy Shots
    • Allergy Testing
    • Antibiotic Infusion
    • Audiometry
    • Blood Allergy Testing
    • Blood Sugar Monitoring
    • Breast Exam
    • Detoxification
    • Detoxification Evaluation
    • Diabetic Foot Care
    • Diet Counseling
    • Doppler Test
    • Drug Allergy Testing
    • Drug Testing
    • Earwax Removal
    • Echocardiography
    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Exercise Counseling
    • Extremity Ultrasound
    • Eye Examination
    • Foreign Body Removal
    • Gait Analysis
    • House Call
    • Immunization
    • Injection Therapy
    • In-Office Skin Procedure
    • Intercostal Nerve Block
    • Irrigation of Ear
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    • IV Rehydration
    • IV Therapy
    • Lung Spirometry
    • Nasal Packing for Epitaxis
    • Nebulizer Treatment
    • Nerve Blocks
    • Neurological Testing
    • Non-Invasive Vascular Testing for Arterial Disease
    • Non-Operative Spine Treatment
    • Non-Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhoids
    • Obstetric Ultrasound
    • Oximetry
    • Pain Management
    • Post-Operative Care
    • Pre-Employment Screening
    • Prostate Procedures
    • Psychological Testing
    • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Sonography
    • Spirometry
    • Stroke Prevention
    • Synvisc® Injection
    • Treatment for Nose Bleeds
    • Ultrasound
    • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
    • Ultrasound, Pelvic
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
    • Varicose Vein Procedure
    • Wart Removal
    • Wart Treatment
    • Wellness Physical Examination
    • Women's Mental Health
    • Wound Care and Management
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    • Allergies
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Back Disorders
    • Benign Tumor
    • Burn Injuries
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Diabetes
    • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
    • Difficult-to-Control Hypertension
    • Ear Infection
    • Gout
    • Hair Loss
    • Headache
    • High Cholesterol
    • High-Risk Hypertension
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Infections
    • Knee Injuries
    • Laceration
    • Menopause
    • Migraine
    • Nerve Diseases and Disorders
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Psoriasis
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sexual Dysfunction
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    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sprain
    • Strains
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Varicose Veins
    • Weight Loss
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    St. Mary's Hospital Medical School
    Graduated in 1990
    The First Leningrad Medical Institute
    Graduated in 1989

    Other Education

    Adelphi University
    Complete in 2005
    Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Complete in 1996
    New York University
    Complete in 1995
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Istomin & Staff

    • English
    • Russian
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    Dr. Istomin's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.9
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    Dr. Istomin's Office & Staff

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    4.9 out of 5

    132 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.9 out of 5

    131 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.9 out of 5

    131 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    120 responses

    Experience with Dr. Istomin

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.9 out of 5

    132 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.9 out of 5

    132 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

    131 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.9 out of 5

    132 responses

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    New York Medical Center
    8708 Justice Ave
    Elmhurst, NY 11373
    (718) 554-7434 (Office)
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    Alexander E. Istomin, MD, MS
    Alexander E. Istomin, MD
    1 Store Hill Rd
    Old Westbury, NY 11568
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