Dr. Paula Rackoff, MD

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Specializes in Rheumatology • Female • Age 54

333 E 38th St
New York, NY 10016
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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
333 E 38th St
New York, NY 10016
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    Dr. Rackoff's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 1989
    • Rheumatology, 1994
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
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    • Arthritis
    • Behçet's Disease
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
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    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Vasculitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Rackoff

    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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Yale University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1986

    Internship Hospital

    Yale New Haven Hospital
    Complete in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Yale New Haven Hospital
    Complete in 1989

    Fellowship Hospital

    Yale New Haven Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rackoff & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Rackoff

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rackoff to family and friends

    92 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Rackoff's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    87 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    90 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    91 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 90 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Rackoff
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    91 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    91 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    91 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    90 responses
    below
    national average

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    Is Dr. Rackoff accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    333 E 38th St
    New York, NY 10016
    (646) 501-7400 (Office)
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