Dr. Gary Bakst, MD

Dr. Gary Bakst, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Gary Bakst, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

1365 Washington Ave Ste 200

Albany, NY 12206

Contact Information

(518) 489-4704

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bakst's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Adrenal Insufficiency
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Dr. Bakst treats Adrenal Insufficiency more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bakst treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Adrenal Gland Diseases
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Dr. Bakst treats Adrenal Gland Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bakst treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Graves' Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bakst treats Graves' Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bakst treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bakst's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Gestational Diabetes
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Retina Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gary Bakst, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1986
University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
Medical School
1986

Awards

Dr. Bakst's Reviews

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4.3

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I was lucky enough to be his patient. Dr. Bakst is truly care doctor. Just all his recommendations truly worked for me and he was always happy and proud of all my success with my every appointment. Being always untrustfull person, he change my doubts of trust. All my co-workers, my family, friends,...Read More
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Dr. Bakst is a kind, thoughtful, talented and caring physician. I highly recommend him!
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Caring, knowledgeable and excellent doctor
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Dr Bakst is a great doctor. I've known him for many years treating my disease's, he takes his time with you and explains things thoroughly. I would highly recommend him and have.
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My husband and I have been patients of Dr. Gary Bakst for 25 years and we have never found a more professional, knowledgeable, and qualified doctor. We highly recommend Dr. Bakst as we have been so satisfied with the care he has given us over the many years we have been his patients.
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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