Dr. Anca Askanase, MD

Dr. Anca Askanase, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
54 y/o
(13)

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Dr. Anca Askanase, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. She specializes in rheumatology.Read her story

Columbia University Medical Center Division of Rheumatology

161 Fort Washington Ave Fl 2

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Askanase's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lupus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Askanase treats Lupus more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Askanase treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Askanase treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Askanase treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Askanase treats Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Askanase treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Discoid Lupus Erythematosus
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Tumidus Lupus Erythematosus

Dr. Askanase's conditions and procedures:

Autoimmune Diseases
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Difficulty With Walking
Joint Drainage
Lupus
Lupus Nephritis
Rheumatic Diseases
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

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. 

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2003
    Mailman School Of Public Health, Columbia University
    Medical School
    2003
  • 1999
    Nyu Langone Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1997
    St Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Center At Roosevelt Division
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1995
    St Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Center At Roosevelt Division
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1989
    Institute Of Medicine Bucuresti
    Medical School
    1989

Languages

  • Romanian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Askanase's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Askanase

3.1

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
46.15384615384615%
(6)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
2 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
1 Star
38.46153846153846%
(5)

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Askanase's Performance
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She was very rude no bedside manner at all. She may know what she was talking about but there was not a patient bond there at all. She basically said people have worse sytmtoms then you deal with it..... will not go back
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Dr. Askanase treated me for undifferentiated connective tissue disease for a year. This was my first diagnosis, and she put me on Plaquenil right away. A year later, my arthritis was better, but I was still in significant pain. She prescribed 2 NSAIDs (somehow overlooking the fact that I was taking...Read More
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Over the course of a month, I have phoned her office five times and emailed her twice. I have never received a response - or my test results.
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Aetna
Aetna Test
Amida Care
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthFirst
MagnaCare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
Oxford Health Plans
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice

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