Dr. Gregory Pitaro, MD

Dr. Gregory Pitaro, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
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Dr. Gregory Pitaro, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.Read his story

317 E 34th St Fl 5

New York, NY 10016

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Pitaro's Experience

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Dr. Pitaro's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Pitaro's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pitaro "Dr. Gregory Pitaro is a board certified internist. He is a Clinical Instructor at New York University School of Medicine and an Attending Physician at NYU Langone Medical Center. Although Dr. Pitaro enjoys the entire spectrum of internal medicine, his areas of special interest include: Preventive medicine Integrative medicine Although not an acupuncturist himself, he is interested in the integration of Acupuncture and traditional Chinese Medicine with Western Medicine. Dr. Pitaro graduated from Regis High School in NYC and then graduated from Georgetown University with a B.S. in Biology. He attended medical school at S.U.N.Y. Downstate (now known as Health Science Center at Brooklyn). He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at NYU Langone Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital. Prior to joining MHMG, Dr. Pitaro worked as an attending physician in the Bellevue Hospital Primary Care Clinic and ran the General Medicine Inpatient Ward at Bellevue Hospital Center. He received the Lowell E. Bellin Award for Excellence in Preventive Medicine & Community Health Scholarship to study health care in developing countries and spent 3 months working in Ghana, West Africa."

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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Bronchiectasis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pharyngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shingles
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sore Throat
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer 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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Bellevue Hosp/Nyu Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Bellevue Hosp/Nyu Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pitaro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pitaro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pitaro to family and friends
4.4
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Pitaro's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in New york, NY |
Was my PCP for over 3years, its easy to treat a healthy person, but when things healthwise went south was not reliable at all, rushed me through appointments and became a blind pill pusher causing great harm to my health.
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in New York, NY |
He has been my primary physician for more than 20 years. Kind considerate and extremely knowledgable. He is the primary physician for 4 other members of my family and several close friends. I have complete faith and confidence in his abilities and highly recommend him. His office staff -...more
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Dr. Pitaro accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Pitaro has admitting privileges

NYU Langone Medical Center
550 1st Ave
New York, NY 10016
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