Dr. Doruk Erkan, MD

Dr. Doruk Erkan, MD

Rheumatology •  Male • Age 47

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Doruk Erkan, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in New York, NY and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Erkan has more experience with Autoimmune Diseases than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Ankara Universitesi, Tip Fakultesi medical school in 1995. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Erkan to book an appointment.


Weill Cornell Medicine Rheumatology

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(212) 235-1519
Rheumatology535 E 70th St New York, NY 10021

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  • Low Wait Times Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.
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Dr. Erkan accepts the following insurance:

Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
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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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Practice Areas

Autoimmune Diseases

Autoimmune disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, multiple sclerosis, and celiac disease in which the immune system attacks healthy cells.Compare with other Autoimmune Diseases specialists.

Typically treats 71% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erkan treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Erkan treats this condition more than 90% of their peers


Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erkan treats Lupus more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Erkan treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Erkan treats Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS) more than 72% of their peers

Dr. Erkan treats this condition more than 72% of their peers

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Dr. Erkan's conditions and procedures:

  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Transfusion
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Limb Cramp
  • Lupus
  • Medication Management
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Purpura
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatic Heart Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Vasculitis
  • Rheumatology Conditions
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Point Injection

About Me

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 


  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications


Hospital Spec Surg/Weill Med College Cornell University
Fellowship Hospital
Beth Isreal Med Ctr/U Hospital Albert Einstein College Med
Residency Hospital
Ankara Universitesi, Tip Fakultesi
Medical School


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NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

New York, NY

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average