Dr. Alexander Istomin, MD

Dr. Alexander Istomin, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Alexander Istomin, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Elmhurst, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from St. Mary's Hospital Medical School in 1990 and specializes in geriatric medicine, internal medicine, and more.

8708 Justice Ave

Elmhurst, NY 11373

Contact Information

(718) 554-7434

Insurance Accepted

  • Humana

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3  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Istomin does not have any board certifications listed.

39  Conditions Treated


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64  Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • Alcohol Testing
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Antibiotic Infusion
  • Audiometry
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Breast Exam
  • Detoxification
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diet Counseling
  • Doppler Test
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Drug Testing
  • Earwax Removal
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Extremity Ultrasound
  • Eye Examination
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Gait Analysis
  • House Call
  • Immunization
  • Injection Therapy
  • In-Office Skin Procedure
  • Intercostal Nerve Block
  • Irrigation of Ear
  • IV Rehydration
  • IV Therapy
  • Lung Spirometry
  • Nasal Packing for Epitaxis
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Neurological Testing
  • Non-Invasive Vascular Testing for Arterial Disease
  • Non-Operative Spine Treatment
  • Non-Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhoids
  • Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Oximetry
  • Pain Management
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Psychological Testing
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Sonography
  • Spirometry
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Synvisc® Injection
  • Treatment for Nose Bleeds
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Ultrasound, Pelvic
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Wart Removal
  • Wart Treatment
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wound Care and Management


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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.


  • St. Mary's Hospital Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • The First Leningrad Medical Institute
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Adelphi University
    Other Education | Completed 2005
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Other Education | Completed 1996
  • New York University
    Other Education | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Istomin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Istomin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Istomin to family and friends
113 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (113)

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Dr. Istomin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr.Alexander Istomin is always available, he has personalized service and goes out of his way to “problem solve” using all of his contacts and knowledge to offer multiple solutions. I would highly recommend Dr. Istomin to anyone!
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Dr. Istomin is an excellent physician. He is very knowledgeable and professional. The nurses in the office are excellent as well. I highly recommend Dr. Istomin’s practice.
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I was seen right away. Doctor listened to all my worries and calmly explained everything. The staff was courteous. I left feeling calm and more knowledgeable. I would recommend Dr. Istomin to friends and family.
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Dr. Alexander Istomin, MD is the most caring doctor I have come to know out of 55 years. He is objective while listening to what the patient has to say and works together to resolve situation with my health. Dr. Istomin has always pointed me in the right direction when help is needed outside his...more
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Literally the best doctor I've ever been too. I'm 55 years old and have had chronic back pain for about 5 years and every doctor I've been to just wants to prescribe me narcotics and push me off to the side! Not this doctor. He was very concerned and compassionate about my situation and promised me...more
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