Dr. Howard Kerpen, MD

Dr. Howard Kerpen, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Kerpen, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in New Hyde Park, NY. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 45 years. Dr. Kerpen is affiliated with North Shore University Hospital, Saint Peter's University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center.

1575 Hillside Ave Ste 102

New Hyde Park, NY 11040

Contact Information

(516) 437-1616

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Hypercalcemia
high
more than 87% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
high
more than 86% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis

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

  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kerpen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kerpen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kerpen to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Kerpen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Saint James, NY |
It has been a pleasure having Dr. Kerpen as my physician for 20 years. He is a very competent doctor who has always been extremely attentive to my needs.
Little Neck, NY |
terrible doctor.i had stress issues at one point and was rude and non caring to my problem.had a yearly physical which went to fast like he wanted me out of his office.he was rude to my mother when she asked questions.
in Westbury, NY |
He is smart, honest and a wonderful diagnostician. He takes time and is considerate. Has always given me very good advice regarding my health. I cannot say enough good things about him. He has treated my entire family for over 30years.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kerpen accepts 11 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
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Kerpen has admitting privileges

Long Island Jewish Medical Center
270-05 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
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North Shore University Hospital
300 Community Dr
Manhasset, NY 11030
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Saint Peter's University Hospital
254 Easton Ave
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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