Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD

Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD

HepatologyFemale

Hepatology

Dr. Catherine Lucero, MD is a Hepatology Specialist in New York, NY and has over 15 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in 2007. She is affiliated with medical facilities NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital. Her office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Locations

Weill Cornell Medicine

Manhattan 1305 York Avenue Office1305 York Avenue New York, NY 10021
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(212) 235-1519

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Dr. Lucero's Reviews

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Excellent experience.
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Sep 12, 2021
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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
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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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
What could be improved
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
What could be improved
No results
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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 and Background Checks

Experience
Background

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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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Dr. Lucero's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cirrhosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lucero treats Cirrhosis more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Lucero treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lucero performs Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Lucero performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Impedance Testing
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lucero performs Impedance Testing more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Lucero performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Lucero's conditions and procedures:

  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Autoimmune Liver Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • 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
  • Medication Management
  • Pain Management
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • pH Probe
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Transplant Care
  • Ultrasound, Endoanal
  • Ultrasound, Esophageal
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Variceal Hemostatis
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Wireless pH Testing

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(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
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
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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

  • Hepatology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology

Education

2015
Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
Fellowship Hospital
2014
New York University School of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2007
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Medical School
2004
University of Miami
Undergraduate School
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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. 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?

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

Dr. Lucero frequently treats Cirrhosis, Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia, and Impedance 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 Avenue, 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

78% Patients that would definitely recommend, 8% higher than the national average

7 Awards Received

NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital

New York, NY

3 Awards Received