Dr. Edward Epstein, MD

Dr. Edward Epstein, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Edward Epstein, MD is a nephrology specialist in Staten Island, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from New York Univ Sch Of Med in 1977 and specializes in nephrology.

470 Seaview Ave

Staten Island, NY 10305

Contact Information

(718) 979-6017

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Epstein performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

End-Stage Renal Disease
high
more than 81% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
high
more than 72% of peers
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
normal
more than 70% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

42  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

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

  • New York Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Epstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Epstein's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Epstein to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Epstein's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

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  • Answers questions

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  • Time well spent

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Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

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  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Rude, condescending treat patients families like they don't matter! Went to ask a question, was told quote I'm sure you loved ones issues are important to you, but what I'm doing is more important.....let me finish, and I will talk to you then. Man needs to retire!
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Avoid this jerk!!! I had a raging tsh of 118 & CKD. In response to my questions regarding diet & avoiding dialysis, he said I was obsessed with my health & wasting his time with nonsense from the web! Darn right I'm obsessed I had a close relative die from ckd. He said diet doesn't make a...more
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