Dr. Elizabeth Poynor, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Poynor, MD

Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
(45)
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Dr. Elizabeth Poynor, MD is a gynecology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons in 1988 and specializes in gynecology, gynecologic oncology, and more.

157 E 81st St

New York, NY 10028

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Top Care Areas

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Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Atrophic Vaginitis
normal
more than 77% of peers
Rh Incompatibility Screening
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Poynor's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Gynecology
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

6  Conditions Treated

13  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy With Robotic Assistance
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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

  • Princeton U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Poynor has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Poynor's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poynor to family and friends
45 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

  • 5
    (37)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Poynor'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 (9)

Amazing and gifted doctor. She has compassion and knowledge that she brings to every encounter with her patients. She is my rock through the 5 years I've been battling stage 4 ovarian cancer and I couldn't do without her advice and care.
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I owe my life to Dr. Elizabeth Poynor. After searching for 15 years to find a surgeon and doctor who takes the time to understand what's wrong with me versus dismissing my symptoms, I found Dr. Poynor. She was able to do surgery and diagnosis me with Stage 4 endometriosis. Since surgery,...more
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As other reviewers wrote, Dr . Poynor is amazing. Professional, caring/compassionate, extremely knowledgeable , and down to earth. She actually apologized for having me wait. It was worth waiting , especially after hearing the reason. A new patient came in on the wrong day and Dr. Poynor couldn't...more
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Dr. Poynor is at once attuned to your issues. She is professional polished and down-to-Earth; not always a likely trio. I seek an integrative, holistic approach to my health challenges and Dr. Poynor was not only an advocate of the integration she referred me to a wonderful practioner. As a woman...more
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Have been a patient for three years now and always feel that the staff and Dr. Poynor are concerned and caring. The medical care and attention are above reproach. I highly recommend Dr. Poynor and the practice!
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