Dr. Alfred Becker, MD

Dr. Alfred Becker, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 81
Dr. Alfred Becker, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Suffern, NY and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 1962 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

156 Route 59 # St

Suffern, NY 10901

Contact Information

(845) 357-6464

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 17 More

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Top Care Areas

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more than 99% of peers
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Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Becker "Dr. Alfred Becker has been treating patients since 1968. HIs specialty of Rheumatology specifically treats patients' with rheumatic illness, muscular skeletal diseases, fibromalgia and connective tissue disorders. His patients are treated with the utmost care and compassion, combined with the latest inovations of treatment for all of these muscular skeletal diseases. Dr.Becker is an attending physicians at Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern New York and Nyack Hospital. He founded the arthritis unit at Helen Hayse Hospital and runs the Rheumatology clinic at the VA at Castle Point, New York. assistant clinical professor at Columbia University Medical Center and a fellow of the American College of Medicine. He is also a fellow of the American College of Rheumatology."


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2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

75  Conditions Treated


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5  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.


  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1962
  • Kings Co Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1963
  • Pittsburgh Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Einstein Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1968

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Becker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Becker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Becker to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Becker'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 (1)

very good...the best..he'll study up on your individual condition. Sometimes there's a wait but its worth it, because when its you're turn he will spend extraordinary time going over details and his latest research.
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