Dr. Alfred Neugut, MD

Dr. Alfred Neugut, MD

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Medical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
68 y/o
(3)

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Dr. Alfred Neugut, MD is a medical oncology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in medical oncology and internal medicine.Read his story

Columbia University Medical Center Division of Hematology/Oncology

161 Fort Washington Ave

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • 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
  • HealthFirst
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Neugut'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.

Dr. Neugut's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Neugut "Myron M. Studner Professor of Cancer Research and Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at Columbia University, Associate Director for Population Science, Leader of the Prevention, Control, and Disparities Program for the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at Columbia, and Co-Director of the Cancer Prevention Center of New York Presbyterian Hospital Dr. Neugut is a medical oncologist with a particular interest in gastroIntestinal tract cancers, especially of colorectal and gasteric cancers. Under the auspices of Columbia's MD/PhD program, he received his MD and a Ph.D. in Pathobiology in 1977. He did his training in Internal Medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship in Medical Oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He returned to Columbia University as an Andrew Mellon Fellow in Epidemiology and Medicine to obtain an M.P.H. in Epidemiology in 1983. Dr. Neugut then joined the faculty at Columbia University with appointments in Medicine and Epidemiology"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Neugut "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

2  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

68  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Thoracentesis

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

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia University Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Neugut has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Neugut does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Neugut and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Neugut's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Neugut to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Neugut's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Al saved my life. Came in with Stage 4 plus rectal cancer. He diagnosed immediately, put me on the correct chemo, radiation and dosage, and adjusted as I improved. I chose Sloan for surgery, he prescribed additional chemo... correctly... for the interim. He's incredibly knowledgeable. His...more
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