Dr. Cinthia Elkins, MD

Dr. Cinthia Elkins, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Cinthia Elkins, MD is a family medicine specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine in 2008 and specializes in family medicine.Read her story

90 Presidential Plz

Syracuse, NY 13202

Contact Information

(315) 464-4686

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Dr. Elkins' Experience

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

Dr. Elkins' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Elkins "My practice is full-spectrum family medicine: I take care of your whole family, all ages, normal pregnancies and deliveries, preventive care, acute and chronic problems. If you need the care of a specialist as well, I'll be your home base, help you interpret and communicate with your specialists, home care, therapy, etc. Our practice is a Patient Centered Medical Home. Our electronic medical records are shared across the whole Upstate Hospital system, and linked to St. Joes as well. Established patients can see their results and communicate securely online via MyChart."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

165  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Childbirth
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mirena® Intrauterine Device
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Nexplanon® Etonogestrel Implant
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Procedures
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • University Of Minnesot
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Saint John Providence Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • PHD Community Health
    Other Education | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Cinthia Elkins, MD
Dr. Elkins is the worst physician I have ever been to. She doesn't respond to her MyChart messages, and if you ask her about it, she blames it on her staff or claims it was a technical glitch. I could see that happening once, but not every single time. The last time I was in her office, I had to...Read More
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Webster, NY – Feb 25, 2017
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Excellent doctor.
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Brenda S in Syracuse, NY – Nov 30, 2016
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Dr. Elkins is very unhelpful. She has patients waiting for long periods of time and rushes through the appointment. Does not seem to to value the patients time and concerns. She references to other treatment plans used with other patients when meeting with you. Does not treat her patients like and...Read More
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Syracuse, NY – Nov 04, 2016
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Dr. Elkins was a major disappointment. From the beginning my appointments were rushed and I felt she was not very thorough or concerned. I was scheduled for an 18 week ultrasound and when I returned for a follow up visit she never discussed it with me. 10 weeks later I learned there were concerns...Read More
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Kay in Syracuse, NY – Jun 24, 2016
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Pleasant, knowledgeable, always helpful
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Andreea in Syracuse, NY – Apr 03, 2016
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