Dr. Douglas Prisco Sr, MD

Dr. Douglas Prisco Sr, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(4)
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Dr. Douglas Prisco Sr, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in New Hyde Park, NY. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

2001 Marcus Ave Ste N204

New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Contact Information

(516) 488-2880

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
very high
more than 95% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Prisco Sr "We try and treat our patients the same way that we treat our own families. This philosophy in decision-making keeps the best interests of the patients foremost in our minds."
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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arterial Puncture
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

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

  • Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Universita' Di Roma, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Elmhurst City Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Elmhurst City Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Elmhurst City Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Guide to America's Top Physicians, 2009-10
  • Man of the Year from American Lung Assoc. of Queens, 05/14/1997
  • Patients' Choice Award, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Prisco Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Prisco Sr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Prisco Sr to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Prisco Sr's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Old Bethpage, NY |
Dr Prisco is a very caring doctor.
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Dr. Prisco Sr accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI HMO
    GHI PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Prisco Sr has admitting privileges

Long Island Jewish Medical Center
270-05 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
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NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens
56 45 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
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