Dr. Benjamin Safirstein, MD

Dr. Benjamin Safirstein, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 79
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Dr. Benjamin Safirstein, MD is a pulmonologist in Montclair, NJ and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1965 and specializes in pulmonary disease and internal medicine.

123 Highway Ave

Montclair, NJ 07028

Contact Information

(973) 744-9125

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Asthma
very high
more than 95% of peers
Pulmonary Function Test
very high
more than 93% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Safirstein'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.

2  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

21  Conditions Treated

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

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Brompton Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Safirstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Safirstein's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Safirstein to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Safirstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very unimpressed and would not recommend. as a new client, I waiting patiently for a period of 2 weeks to see the doctor. On the day of my appointment, they call to cancel and rescheduled in 3 weeks time!! That would have resulted in a period of 5 weeks for a single appointment - clearly they do...more
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