Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD

Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD

Transplant HepatologyFemaleAge 38

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

New Patient

(212) 235-1519

Current Patient

Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD is a Transplant Hepatology Specialist in New York, NY. She is affiliated with medical facilities NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lucero to book an appointment.

Locations

Weill Cornell Digestive and Liver Diseases

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(212) 235-1519
Upper East Side1305 York Ave Fl 4 New York, NY 10021
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Weill Cornell Medicine

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(212) 235-1519
Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation41 Elizabeth St # 507 New York, NY 10013
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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Highly Recommended Hospital Patients recommend this hospital to family and friends. See hospitals

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    I met Dr. Lucero a couple of years ago and she has been my doctor until this year. She is most thorough and patient doctor I have ever seen. I highly, highly recommend her.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
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    Dennis Wu – Mar 31, 2021
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    Dr. Lucero is incredibly knowledgeable and thorough with a warm commitment to each patient. Highly recommended.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    No results
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    Aug 05, 2020
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    Caring, compassionate, knowledgeable. She's got me back in better health.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    Ray Johnson – Jun 22, 2020
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    I’ve been a patient of Dr Lucero since I was rushed into NY Presbitarian a few years ago dying from liver failure. She has been there for me and my family ever since we love her more then words can say.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
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    James Epifanio – Mar 29, 2020
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    My visit was fantastic,it was our first visit thru telemedicine. I have had Dr.Lucero for a few years now.She saved my life,I have total faith in her. She has an incredible combination of expertise and empathy for her patients,something not all Drs.have.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
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    James Bellanca – Mar 21, 2020
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    Absolutely love Dr. Lucero. She not only saved my life but we discuss treatment that is best for me, my life style and quality of life. I have recommended her to friends.
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    Wendy – Mar 12, 2020
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    DR.LUCERO IS THE RIGHT DR.FOR THE RIGHT HOSPITAL THANKS DR.LUCERO
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
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    Moustafa Mansour – Mar 10, 2020
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    Dr. Lucero is a brilliant,compassionate physician who readily explains your health concerns, answering all your questions and creates a treatment plan . You leave her office with a diagnosis and a treatment plan . I consider myself fortunate to be her patient.
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    Diane – Mar 08, 2020
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    Dr. Lucero is extremely knowledgeable, intelligent and caring.knows exactly what to do to help you with your condition and keep you on a path to stay healthy. I highly recommend her. She is an asset to Weill Cornell
    What went well
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
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    Joseph puleo – Mar 07, 2020
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    Dr. Lucero is a very caring doctor. She takes time to listen to your concerns and you will never feel rushed. I highly recommend her.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
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    Melissa – Feb 26, 2020
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    Absolutely excellent. Her office staff in China town is amazing. Tremendously nice folks. Dr. Lucero is caring, tremendously communicative, I mean I had my results immediately with comments from her. She is a true gem who has definitely found her calling.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
    1 person found this helpful
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    Mar 07, 2018
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    Dr. Lucero is friendly, kind, caring and listens. I was recommended to Dr. Lucero and was very happy with her bedside manner and the time she takes with you. She explains everything fully. Her staff is wonderful. I would definitely recommend Dr. Lucero.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
    2 people found this helpful
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    Feb 14, 2018
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    Experience
    Background

    Background Check

    No malpractice claims found for New York
    No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
    No board actions found for the years we collect data
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    Check if Dr. Lucero treats your condition or procedure

    Dr. Lucero's conditions and procedures:

    • Anal or Rectal Pain
    • Autoimmune Liver Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colorectal Cancer Screening
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Polypectomy
    • End-Stage Liver Failure
    • Endoscopy
    • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
    • Esophageal Motility Disorders
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
    • Food Allergy
    • Gallbladder Scan
    • Gallstones
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hepatitis
    • Hepatitis A Screening
    • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
    • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
    • Hepatitis Screening
    • Hiatal Hernia
    • Idiopathic Liver Cirrhosis
    • Ileus
    • Impedance Testing
    • Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Liver Function Test
    • Malignant Diseases of the Liver
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • pH Probe
    • Portal Hypertension
    • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
    • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
    • Screening Colonoscopy
    • Ultrasound, Endoanal
    • Ultrasound, Esophageal
    • VAP Lipid Testing
    • Variceal Hemostatis
    • Viral Enteritis
    • Wireless pH Testing

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    Dr. Lucero accepts

    Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

    (212) 235-1519

    Dr. Lucero accepts the following insurance:

    Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Medicare Non-HMO
    Affinity Health Plan
    Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
    Amida Care
    Anthem
    Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
    Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
    Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
    National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
    National (BlueCard) PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthyBlue 2.0
    HealthyBlue Advantage
    Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
    CoreSource
    EmblemHealth
    GHI
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Fidelis Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
    HealthFirst
    Medicaid
    Medicare
    Oxford Health Plans
    POMCO Group
    UnitedHealthCare
    Community Plan
    Compass
    Empire Plan
    Medicare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
    VNS Choice

    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Catherine Lucero is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation. After obtaining her medical degree from...Read more

    Specialties

    • Transplant Hepatology
    • Gastroenterology
    • Hepatology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Transplant Hepatology

    Education

    2014
    New York University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How can I make an appointment with Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD?

    Call (212) 235-1519 to make an appointment as a new patient, or (646) 962-5483 for existing patients or other inquiries. Click here for more information.

    Does Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Lucero has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Is Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD accepting new patients?

    Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Lucero's profile to make an appointment.

    Does Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD accept my insurance?

    Use the Healthgrades insurance check to verify if Dr. Lucero accepts your insurance.

    What are Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Lucero frequently treats Cirrhosis, Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia, and Wireless pH Testing. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Lucero treats.

    Where is Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD's office located?

    Dr. Lucero's office is located at 1305 York Ave Fl 4, New York, NY 10021. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Lucero is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

    New York, NY

    72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

    7 Awards Received

    NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital

    New York, NY