Dr. Agustin Busta, MD

Dr. Agustin Busta, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Agustin Busta, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from U Nacional Fed Villareal in 1979 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

317 E 17th St Fl 7

New York, NY 10003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gestational Diabetes
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Busta'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.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

55  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

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.


  • U Nacional Fed Villareal
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Cabrini Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Nyu Hospitals Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Busta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Busta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Busta to family and friends
20 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Busta's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

The Worst!! Incompetent, uncaring and ignorant. Northwell should be ashamed letting this guy into its practice!
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Do not waist your time with this doctor. I was with him for few months and its been only negative experience. He misdiagnosed me and totally scared me at my first visit. Then when I googled everything and called him to discuss he didn't even remember he gave this diagnosis to me. Afterwords he sent...more
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Extremely irresponsible and unreliable. I show up as a new patient and his secretary tells me his isn't in the office and they tried to call me. They never asked for my number so when I asked who she called she gave me a random number. She told me to wait around to see another doctor and after an...more
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When Busta asked me if I ever fractured/broken a bone, I told him I broke my patella (kneecap). He seemed argumentative and tried to convince me that the patella is not a bone! I kept pointing at my kneecap and he slowly backtracked his position. Besides a prescription for bloodwork and a...more
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