Dr. Edgar Vanegas, MD

Dr. Edgar Vanegas, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Edgar Vanegas, MD is a family medicine specialist in Jamaica, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara and specializes in family medicine.

8505 167th St Fl 1

Jamaica, NY 11432

Contact Information

(718) 658-7482

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
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Vanegas' Experience

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Dr. Vanegas' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Vanegas does not have any board certifications listed.

241  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated 1958
  • Mount Sinai Schl Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Mih/Catholic Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Vanegas has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Vanegas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vanegas' Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vanegas to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Vanegas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

The doctor himself is very dismissive. He does not seem to really take into account what his patients are complaining about. Also, his office staff, particularly his receptionist may need to be re-trained. There have been several instances in which she has put someone "on hold" but you can hear her...more
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