Dr. Dana Shani, MD

Dr. Dana Shani, MD

Hematology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Dana Shani, MD is a hematology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University in 1981 and specializes in hematology.

178 E 85th St Fl 4

New York, NY 10028

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
more than 72% of peers
more than 62% of peers
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
more than 56% of peers

Dr. Shani'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.

1  Specialties

  • Hematology

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

39  Conditions Treated


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1  Procedures

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.


  • Sackler School Of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Beekman Downtown Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Beekman Downtown Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Romanian
  • Yiddish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shani to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 1

Dr. Shani's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Shani has very bad comminication with patients, and is not friendly at all. Very rude!
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On first visit spoke about plan of care and test that will be done with follow up appointment to review results and explain long term goals. Didn't feel rushed, was happy to answer all my questions and concerns.
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Staff very unprofessional, casual gossip and eating lunch at the front counter. Dr. Shani does not communicate very well, annoyed with any question about my condition. Office not clean and disorganized. She is a very unhappy woman and should have retired some time ago. I will not be back for...more
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