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Dr. David Lessman, MD

Nephrology ·  Male

Dr. Lessman

Dr. David Lessman, MD is a nephrology specialist in New York, NY. He specializes in nephrology.


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Dr. Lessman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

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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Dr. Lessman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hemodialysis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lessman performs Hemodialysis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Lessman performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Renal Osteodystrophy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lessman treats Renal Osteodystrophy more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Lessman treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lessman treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Lessman treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Lessman's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Paracentesis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Lessman, MD is a nephrology specialist in New York, NY. He specializes in nephrology.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Awards

Dr. Lessman's Reviews

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I am new to Dr. Lessman. I love that he he is up to date on all and and knowledgeable about the latest research. I like his how he communicates and his staff is amazing. So far so good, I’m happy I found him and I’m a tough when it comes to my doctors.
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I had the same experience as the previous reviewer. Was referred to Dr. Lessman after my PCP stopped accepting insurance and I had a severe case of strep. Not only did it take several days to get lab results in, but he prescribed me the wrong antibiotic. When the strep came back two months later,...Read More
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I was seen by Dr. Lessman only because my PCP was unavailable at the time when I wasn't feeling well. I called him the following Friday to discuss lab work and other issues- his assistant assured he would call back, but he didn't. I called again Monday and left a message- still heard nothing....Read More
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