Dr. Greta Rainsford, MD

Dr. Greta Rainsford, MD

Adolescent Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 81
Dr. Greta Rainsford, MD is an adolescent medicine specialist in Hempstead, NY and has been practicing for 53 years. She graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine in 1962 and specializes in adolescent medicine and pediatrics.

756 Front St

Hempstead, NY 11550

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  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
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Dr. Rainsford's Experience

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."

2  Specialties

  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

59  Conditions Treated

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10  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.


  • 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

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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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...Read More
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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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