Dr. Herbert Pasternak, MD

Dr. Herbert Pasternak, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Herbert Pasternak, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Massapequa, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Ny Coll Of Osteo Med Ny Inst Of Tech Old Westbury in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology.

187 Veterans Blvd

Massapequa, NY 11758

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Pasternak'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

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

41  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

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

  • Ny Coll Of Osteo Med Ny Inst Of Tech Old Westbury
    Medical School | Graduated 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pasternak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pasternak's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pasternak to family and friends
31 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Pasternak'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

Patient Comments (6)

Takes his time explaining everything, very thorough, excellent bedside manner. Would highly recommend!
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Dr. Pasternak is amazing. His receptionists are nasty, condescending, and rude. Every time I call there is an issue with them. I dread calling here because of it.
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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...more
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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...more
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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.
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