Dr. Deborah Axelrod, MD

Dr. Deborah Axelrod, MD

Breast Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Deborah Axelrod, MD is a breast surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from U Tel Aviv, Sackler Sch Med in 1982 and specializes in breast surgery and breast surgical oncology.

160 E 34th St Fl 3

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Axelrod's Experience

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Dr. Axelrod's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Breast Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

87  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy

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

  • U Tel Aviv, Sackler Sch Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Beth Israel
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Beth Israel
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Meml Sloan Kettering
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Axelrod has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Axelrod's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Axelrod to family and friends
24 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Axelrod's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Axelrod has been my physician for more years than I care to remember. I have recommended her to many friends who have also found her to be compassionate, warm, intelligent, personable and more than willing to share information, answer questions and provide comfort and nurture. I can not put...more
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Dr. Axelrod is exceptional. She was recommended to me by two other doctors, both specialists who I trust. She has been amazing. She did my surgery, which went well; extremely well!!! I am grateful to her.
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I cannot say enough wonderful things about Dr. Deborah Axelrod. She is warm, compassionate, and personable. She spends a lot of time with her patients, answering questions honestly and thoroughly explaining the diagnosis and plan. She is not only brilliant, but you can tell she really cares. She...more
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Dr. Axelrod is a tremendous doctor. The combination of her kindness and sharp intellect make her someone you definitely want in your corner. She cares about you as a person and is committed to her patients 100%. I love her and her staff and could not more highly recommend her.
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If I could give zero stars I would. I waited for 3 hours, her staff was awful and I left feeling so upset. Her office is lined with Barbie dolls and moving boxes. She was atrocious to me.
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