Dr. Chaim Bernstein, MD

Dr. Chaim Bernstein, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Chaim Bernstein, MD is a pulmonologist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

3131 Kings Hwy Ste D10

Brooklyn, NY 11234

Contact Information

(718) 676-1028

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bernstein performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cough
very high
more than 95% of peers
Bronchiectasis
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Bernstein's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

44  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis

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

  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Brookdale Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Brookdale Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Manhattan Va Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bernstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Yiddish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bernstein's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bernstein to family and friends
16 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Bernstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr Chaim Bernstein took care of me in December 2017 I was diagnosed with pneumonia and was in septic shock he admitted me to mount Sinai hospital in Brooklyn thanks to Dr Berstein I’m doing well he’s a great pulmonary doctor Madelyn
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Shows no interest in his patient. Spent 45 minutes+ doing paper and computer work past my appointment time with no other patients to see but me.
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Dr. Chaim Bernstein has been treating me for COPD/ENPHEMZEMA since 1995. I am now 83 years old. He is kind, caring and has kept me alive and breathing comfortably. He makes himself easily accessible to my daughter in the event she has any questions regarding my breathing problems. I would recommend...more
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I had a very serious condition when I went to urgent care. They said I had lung cancer. I went to Dr. Bernstein who diagnosed the problem with precision, care, accuracy and proper guidance. He reassured me it was a goiter, not cancer. He guided me through the whole process. He is treating me...more
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Dr. Bernstein is one of the most brilliant, compassionate, and caring physicians I have met. He is very attentive and treats each patient with the utmost respect. His care and concern is remarkable. I would definitely recommend Dr. Bernstein to any friends or relatives that would need a...more
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