Dr. Alan Astrow, MD

Dr. Alan Astrow, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Alan Astrow, MD is an oncology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1980 and specializes in oncology, hematology, and more.

263 7th Ave Ste 5A

Brooklyn, NY 11215

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
more than 83% of peers
Breast Cancer
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Astrow'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.

3  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Breast Oncology
  • Hematology

4  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

87  Conditions Treated

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2  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.


  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Boston City Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Boston City Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • New York University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Astrow has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Astrow's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Astrow to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Astrow's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I can't say enough about Dr Astrow. He is a doctor's doctor. He treated my mother, and was so kind to her. When I was unfortunate and too was diagnosed there was no question of which MD I would use. It was a very tough time for me. I was scared, anxious and frightened. Through all my treatment...more
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Dr Astrow has treated me for breast cancer for 14 years and has given me his utmost respect and expertise of health care he can make a dark gloomy day turn into sunshine he works with you in giving you the treatment that helps bring you to better health ! He treats you like family ! He has...more
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