Dr. Bruce Solitar, MD

Dr. Bruce Solitar, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Bruce Solitar, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in rheumatology.

333 E 34th St Ste Ic

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

70  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.


  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Solitar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Solitar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Solitar to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Solitar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

The absolute best doctor around. Highly recommend seeing him if you have any arthritic issues/concerns.
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I was referred to him by my GP. They are part of the same practice. My first appointment was taken 40 minutes past my scheduled appointment. For the followup, I booked the first appointment of the day. He took me 30 minutes late. He asked how the increased dosage of medication was going. He never...more
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There is simply no more caring and kinder physician out there. Dr. Solitar is not only very bright but possesses the rare ability to make patients feel better even when riddled with pain, fatigue and doubts. I have been connected with him and his practice roughly 20 years. Even though my...more
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I've been a patient of Dr.Solitar for 17 years. I can tell you that his dedication is impeccable and outstanding. Thanks to him my life has moved forward for the better with all of his professionalism and attention.
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I have lupus and should have regular urine and blood tests. Dr. Solitar neglected to conduct these routine but highly important tests. As a result , I developed kidney disease that went undetected for several months. Afterwards, I heard of similar experiences from other lupus patients who had gone...more
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