Dr. Alexander Shekhter, MD

Dr. Alexander Shekhter, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alexander Shekhter, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Kiev Med Inst, Kiev in 1977 and specializes in internal medicine.

2727 Ocean Pkwy Ste L2

Brooklyn, NY 11235

Contact Information

(718) 332-7916

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Shekhter's Experience

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Dr. Shekhter's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Shekhter does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Back Pain
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chest Pain
  • Confusion
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dizziness
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Nausea
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoporosis
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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

  • Kiev Med Inst, Kiev
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shekhter has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Shekhter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shekhter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shekhter to family and friends
1.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Shekhter's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
FAIR
Staff friendliness
POOR
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Dr. Shekhter accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Shekhter has admitting privileges

Maimonides Medical Center
4802 10th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11219
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