Dr. Abraham Sanders, MD

Dr. Abraham Sanders, MD

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Pulmonary Disease  ·  
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68 y/o
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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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sanders' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanders treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sanders treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanders treats Pulmonary Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sanders treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sanders performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sanders performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sanders' conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Acidosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Alkalosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Asbestosis
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Bronchiectasis
Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Bronchoscopy
Bronchospasm
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Cryptococcosis
Emphysema
Empyema
Fungal Infections
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Influenza (Flu)
Interstitial Lung Disease
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Abscess
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Partial Lung Collapse
Pleural Effusion
Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Respiratory Failure
Respiratory Management
Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Rheumatoid Lung Disease
Sarcoidosis
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Smoking Cessation Treatment
Swine Flu
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
Viral Infection
Wegener's Granulomatosis
Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

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. 

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Sanders' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sanders

4.3

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
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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...Read 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....Read 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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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
Prism Blue Priority EPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthFirst
Neighborhood Health Providers
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Locals (any local)
Medicaid
Meritain Health
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MVP Health Care
Neighborhood Health Plan
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
POMCO Group
Principal Life
SelectHealth
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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