Dr. Frederick Ast, MD

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Dr. Frederick Ast, MD

Rheumatology | Male

Frederick J Ast MD 35 E 30th St Apt 1A, New York, NY 10016 Get Directions

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Dr. Ast specializes in Rheumatology and practices in New York, NY. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    • How well provider listens and answers questions
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Specialties

    • Rheumatology
    • Allergy

    Conditions Treated

    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatitis Due to Food
    • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Eye Infections
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hives
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus
    • Lyme Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Purpura
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Scleroderma
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis

    Procedures Performed

    • Allergy Skin Testing
    • Allergy Testing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

    Background Check

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      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

    • Medical School
      SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1987

    • Internship Hospital
      St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital

      Completed in 1988

    • Residency Hospital
      St Lukes/Roosevelt Hospital

      Completed in 1990

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Mt Sinai Hospital

      Completed in 1994

      New York University Med Center

      Completed in 1992

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Chinese
    • French
    • Polish
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Tagalog
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Rheumatology
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Ast's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Ast

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients