Dr. Abraham Sanders, MD

Dr. Abraham Sanders, MD

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Pulmonary Disease  ·  
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68 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Abraham Sanders, MD is a pulmonologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Weill Cornell Pulmonary Associates

425 E 61st St Fl 4

New York, NY 10065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Sanders performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Bronchiectasis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cough
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Sanders's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sanders "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

58  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Kings Co Hospital SUNY Brooklyn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Kings Co Hospital SUNY Brooklyn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Kings Co Hospital SUNY Brooklyn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sanders has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sanders' Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sanders to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Sanders' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Sanders is an excellent diagnostician. I had the pleasure of seeing him for a consultation after receiving five incomplete diagnosis. Within a matter of minutes he accurately identified my illness and got me on the correct medication. My only regret is that he didn’t return my phone call to...more
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I would give him -1 Star if I could. Can not diagnose. Covers up his mistakes by writing poor review of you in the medical portal. Not a good mench! Not a good Dr!
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I'm a COPD patient. Went to Dr.Sanders as my Lungs Specialist had moved somewhere. This gentleman, I can't even say doctor, told me I had no problem with my lungs and refused to give me my Advair inhaler prescription! After that I had three Pneumonia attacks and I was hospitalized all three times....more
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I've been a patient of Dr. Sanders since 2000. I trust his knowledge and skill with my life.
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