Dr. Herbert Pasternak, MD
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Dr. Herbert Pasternak, MD

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Gastroenterology | Male

Biography

Dr. Herbert Pasternak, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Massapequa, NY. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Dr. Pasternak is affiliated with Saint Joseph Hospital and North Shore University Hospital.

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    Dr. Pasternak's Reviews

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    4.1
    based on 29 total surveys (4 with reviews)
    Dr. Pasternak's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
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    • Time well spent
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    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      EXCELLENT
    • Office environment
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    • Staff friendliness
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    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
    Patient Reviews (4)
    in Huntington, NY |
    Dr. Pasternak is incredibly professional, knowledgeable and thorough. His office runs like a well-oiled machine. He has been my doctor for 10 years and I have had 3 colonoscopies over that time. The procedure is always run perfectly and I am comfortable. They explain everything in detail so you know what to expect. I highly recommend Dr. Pasternak.
    in Amity Harbor, NY |
    I have never visited a doctor who was so thorough and very concerned about my health. He's very at tentative and is patient and listens to what you have to say. He also teaches and gives you hand-outs of your condition and other information on following up to improve your health. Also, he has called me himself, with new information and to checkup on how I was feeling at 9pm. That is something that rarely if ever happens.
    in Levittown, NY |
    When I went to Dr. Pasternack, I had undiagnosed Ulcerated Colitis and 2 stomach ulcers which were missed by a prior gasteroenterologist. After 2 tests, he easily diagnosed both conditions and treated me for them.
    in Massapequa |
    He is very kind and thorough. He explains everything so you are clear on what procedures will be done, what dietary steps you will need to follow if any, and there is a follow up call to see how you are feeling. I highly recommend Dr. Pasternak.
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    Dr. Pasternak's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Gastroenterology
    •  Board certified in Gastroenterology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    Board Certifications

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    • Gastroenterology

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Celiac Disease
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hernia
    • Indigestion
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss

    Education

    • Medical School
      Ny Coll Of Osteo Med Ny Inst Of Tech Old Westbury

      Graduated in 1981

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Procedures Performed

    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures