Dr. Arthur Sakowitz, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Arthur Sakowitz, MD
Dr. Arthur Sakowitz, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Paramus, NJ. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 47 years. Dr. Sakowitz is affiliated with Valley Hospital.

1 W Ridgewood Ave Ste 206

Paramus, NJ 07652

Contact Information
Dr. Arthur Sakowitz, MD

Dr. Arthur Sakowitz, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Sakowitz

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Bronchitis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Shortness of Breath
high
more than 88% of peers
Pulmonary Function Test
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Sakowitz'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • Pulmonology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
36

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

More

Read More
4

Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Nassau County Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Montefiore Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Montefiore Hospital Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sakowitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Sakowitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sakowitz to family and friends
1.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Sakowitz's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    POOR
  • Answers Questions
    POOR
  • Time well spent
    POOR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    FAIR
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Have you seen Dr. Arthur Sakowitz, MD?
Are you Dr. Sakowitz?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

See our Pulmonology Specialist at NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital

Visit Dr. Sakowitz

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sakowitz accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Sakowitz has admitting privileges

Valley Hospital
223 N Van Dien Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
View Hospital Profile