Dr. Carol Harracksingh, MD

Dr. Carol Harracksingh, MD

Integrative Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Carol Harracksingh, MD is an integrative medicine specialist in Yorktown Heights, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ in 1987 and specializes in integrative medicine, women's health medicine, and more.Read her story

200 Veterans Rd Ste 11

Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

Contact Information

(914) 245-3056

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Dr. Harracksingh's Experience

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

Dr. Harracksingh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Harracksingh "Carol Harracksingh is an obstetrician/gynecologist with unique training and more than 20 years of clinical experience. Her career in medicine and health sciences began with research in the field of molecular pharmacology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, from which she earned an M.D. degree. Dr. Harracksingh is a co-author of several research papers on anti-cancer agents, including Taxol. She completed her residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston and also a 2-year Fellowship in Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona, Tucson. Her training in functional medicine is from the Institute for Functional Medicine, Gig Harbor, Washington. Dr. Harracksingh is currently pursuing a master's degree in nutrition at Columbia University in New York. Dr. Harracksingh has been in private practice in Westchester County, NY since 1992 and is an Adjunct Clinical Professor of Ob/Gyn at Columbia University Medical Center, NY. Personal Story: As a young person, Dr. Harracksingh was fascinated by science and medicine. She was drawn to medicine, the healing arts and the complexity of nature. This strong calling to serve has been a dream come true. She seeks to promote change and health in her patients as she also explores her own balance of health at the same time. Dr. Harracksingh exemplifies health and is dedicated to good lifestyle medicine that makes sense. She understands the basic principles of health and healing such as the body's ability to heal itself as well as dietary and other lifestyle influences upon health. She has spent the last eight years studying with the leaders and pioneers of integrative medicine as they work to transform our healthcare system. She greatly thanks them as they continue to teach and inspire. To be successful in treating patients, Dr. Harracksingh reads and studies everything she can find on the subjects of nutrition, botanical medicine, bio-identical hormones, and others. This is a lifetime commitment involving her heart, mind and soul. Philosophy of Health and Healing: Dr. Harracksingh's mission as a physician and educator is to provide quality medical care that focuses on the whole person. Her approach is multifaceted and very individual as each person is unique in their own constitution and biological individuality. As she seeks to correct underlying imbalances in her patients, she integrates the latest scientific medical knowledge and gynecological advances with an understanding of the important role of nutrition, botanical medicine, bioidentical hormones, life style changes, and the body's ability to heal itself if given the proper environment. Her goal is to guide each person towards a state of balance and optimal health and take a proactive way to live life, not waiting for "bad" genes and other imbalances to express themselves and risk cancer or other chronic diseases. A nurturing environment is provided where each patient is treated with respect, listened to, given ample time to talk about their concerns and fears, and feel confident about what treatments they will be receiving. Dr. Harracksingh's mission: To motivate everyone to be responsible for their own well-being and long term health. Work Experience: Private practice in Obstetrics and Gynecology – Yorktown Heights, NY 1992 – present Creating an Integrative Functional Holistic Center: 2006 – present. "
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3  Specialties

  • Integrative Medicine
  • Age Management Medicine
  • Women's Health Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

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

  • A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Long Island Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tx Med School At Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Harracksingh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Harracksingh's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Harracksingh to family and friends
30 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

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Dr. Harracksingh'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 (13)

Dr. H. has been my gynecologist for many years. She began treating me to restore digestive balance and nutrition after my gastrointestinal dysfunction (IBS) had restricted my activities and caused significant weight loss. It was a process that took over a year to feel consistent results. Dr. H...more
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Dr Harracksi has been my obgyn for nearly 20 years. She is a wonderful, caring doctor! Dr. H also specializes in integrative medicine and nutrition. One advanced degree she holds in this area is from Columbia University. This past year, Dr. H treated me for a chronic illness, using a cutting...more
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Dr. Harracksingh was my doctor for only a few months - she was abrupt and rude when I asked about my test results which should have been called to me. She has zero bedside manner, and I couldn't switch fast enough!
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I have been a patient of Dr. Harracksingh for over 15 yrs. She is a very kind, compassionate and caring doctor who not only provides her patients with the benefits of her vast knowledge but genuinely listens to them and is interested in helping them feel their best. She is well educated in the...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Carol Harracksingh's for over 20 years. She has provided personal and individualized care through her compassion and kindness. Through the years I have seen her strive for higher education in her advanced training and knowledge. She is constantly attending seminars and...more
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