Dr. Greta Rainsford, MD

Dr. Greta Rainsford, MD

Adolescent Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 81
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Greta Rainsford, MD is an adolescent medicine doctor who practices in Hempstead, NY. She is 81 years old and has been practicing for 56 years.

756 Front St

Hempstead, NY 11550

Contact Information

(516) 481-6633

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
  • 22 More

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Dr. Rainsford's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rainsford "Patients are important to me regarding their well-being physically, mentally and educationally. My task is to educate regarding a healthy being, to cure or modify illnesses and to raise awareness about the patient's future life and education and contributions back to society. I make referrals where indicated for complete care.

I am available and/or have coverage by licensed and experienced colleagues.

Patients are invited to call as needed and will be advised via phone or encouraged to make an appointment for issues that require medical evaluation en face."

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Specialties

  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Pediatrics
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anemia
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Ear Disorders
  • Fever
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Headache
  • Hives
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Impetigo
  • Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Injuries
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Newborn Dehydration
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Blood Pressure Management
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Suture Soft Tissue Wound
  • Vision Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • Hunter College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Howard University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1962
  • Meadowbrook Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1963
  • Meadowbrook Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Meadowbrook Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rainsford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rainsford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rainsford to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Rainsford'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
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Rainsford Says:

I still take time to inform and educate my patients.


Patient Comments (2)

in Queens NY |
She has been my Dr since I was about 7 and I'm well into my mid 30s Dr rainsford is the best, she's determined to keep her patients out of the hospital, she's up front in telling you what you need to hear and not what you want to hear especially when you don't do as she says She is the main...more
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in Hempstead NY |
I love Dr. Rainsford she was my pediatrician. She was my sister Dr too 45yrs ago. Now she is my son and daughter pediatrician and my sister kids too she is the best!!! Mrs lynder is AWESOME TOO!!!!
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Dr. Rainsford accepts 31 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Rainsford has admitting privileges

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