Dr. Gary Bakst, MD

Dr. Gary Bakst, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Gary Bakst, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 32 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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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Bakst'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.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

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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

  • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Medical School | Graduated 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bakst has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bakst's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bakst to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bakst's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (4)

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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he the best dr around.He is very caring,he takes his time and he always cares about his patients.he also calls you him self if test results are not good.He is so compassion the best dr I ever had.i give him 100 percent
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Dr. Bakst is very thorough and takes his time to explain things very well. He familiarizes himself with the patient's history and takes a holistic approach to treating his patients.
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