Dr. Barry Gruber, MD

Dr. Barry Gruber, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Barry Gruber, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Babylon, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1979 and specializes in rheumatology.

500 W Main St Ste 110

Babylon, NY 11702

Contact Information

(631) 376-2663

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Gruber'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.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

4  Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

77  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.

Education

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Hospital Stony Brook
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Hospital SUNY Upstate Medical University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Hospital SUNY
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gruber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gruber's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gruber to family and friends
20 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Gruber's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I waited six weeks to see Dr. Gruber. I took off from work (I work in NYC) and lost about 600 in pay as I am a contractor. I live an hour away, made a wrong turn and was 15 minutes late to my appointment. The office staff spoke to me in an incredibly patronizing manner-- I explained to th the...more
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I'd never recommend this practice to anyone. After making an appointment a MONTH in advance, staff took my copay and vitals, then the office manager came in to tell me "he's up to his eyeballs, and is way too busy to see you." When I demanded that they refund my copay, they wanted to set an...more
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Been a patient for years and always have a pleasant experience in his office
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I go to Dr. Gruber for the past 4-5 years for infusions and a annual visit only..I do go to another Rheumatologist who does not do infusions and sent me here..I have seen the PA a few times but he always calls in another doctor to go over anything that we discussed...I have had RA for 14 years and...more
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You never see Dr Gruber. You see his PA. Every visit, the PA will write in the report that Dr. Gruber checked on the patient. Total Lie. I hardly ever saw him. Hes big on giving you Remicade via intravenous(iv). This way he can bill the insurance company for having you waste 2-3 hours of your...more
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