Dr. Benjamin Weisman, MD

Dr. Benjamin Weisman, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(21)
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Dr. Benjamin Weisman, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Bridgeport, CT. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.Read his story

4699 Main St Ste 209

Bridgeport, CT 06606

Contact Information

(203) 374-2747

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • 16 More

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Dr. Weisman's Experience

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Dr. Weisman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Weisman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Weisman "I founded the practice in 1987. I am board certified physician and a fellow of American College of Physicians with extensive experience in the area of internal medicine, diseases of the lung and geriatric medicine and served as corporate medical director for a non-profit organization. Over the years, I acted as a civil surgeon, contributed my free time to serve on various boards of non-profit organizations, and periodicaly invited to speak on various healthcare issues. I have clinical teaching appointments for the area medical school. I am able to communicate with my patients in Italian, Russian, Ukrainian and Polish."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Weisman "Pulmonary and Internal Medicine of Fairfield County is committed to provide our patients with convenient access to high-quality medical care. We believe that it is not only about the medical advice that we share, but more importantly about the relationships we have with our patients. Our goal is to offer the most cost-effective and efficient health services consistent with the expectations of our patients and the community we serve. Our staff consists of highly dedicated individuals to ensure that each patient who enters our office leaves with the best healthcare experience possible. We consider ourselves in partnership with our patients and make their health our top priority. We continue to strive to be a leader in innovative medical practices and are one of the first clinics in the area to offer online health services to our patients.  "

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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonology
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
112

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acinar Cell Carcinoma
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Adenocarcinoma of Lung
  • Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Air and Gas Embolism
  • Alkalosis
  • Allergies
  • Amniotic Fluid Embolism
  • Ampullary Carcinoma
  • Arrhythmias
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Basosquamous Carcinoma
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Carcinoma
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Sources of Embolism
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Choriocarcinoma
  • Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Embolism
  • Emphysema
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Familial Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intracranial Embolism
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Multifocal Premature Beats
  • Narcolepsy
  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Postoperative Pulmonary Embolism
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Embolism Lung Transplant Rejection
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory System Cancer
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sarcoidosis of the Optic Nerve
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Infections
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Swine Flu
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Injection
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Management
  • Spirometry
  • Thoracentesis
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Universita Degli Studi Di Roma La Sapienza (Facolta I), Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia I
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • St Vincent's Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • St Vincent's Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • St Vincent's Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weisman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Haitian Creole
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weisman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weisman to family and friends
4.4
based on 21 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Weisman's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Newtown, CT |
Caring, knowledgeable, thorough. Great physician. Highly recommended!
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Dr. Weisman accepts 25 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
    Connecticare HMO
    Connecticare POS
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Weisman has admitting privileges

St. Vincent's Medical Center
2800 Main St
Bridgeport, CT 06606
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