Dr. Israel Samson, MD

Dr. Israel Samson, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
(27)
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Dr. Israel Samson, MD is a pulmonologist in Cedarhurst, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 1991 and specializes in pulmonary disease and internal medicine.

545 Central Ave Ste B

Cedarhurst, NY 11516

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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Smoking Cessation Counseling
very high
more than 99% of peers
Influenza (Flu)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Samson'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.

2  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

26  Conditions Treated

2  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

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Samson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Samson's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Samson to family and friends
27 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (5)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Samson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Our last dr. gave my dad a clean bill of health on his physicals because his PSA levels were within normal range, although they were rising 3 years straight. We later switched to Dr. Samson, who was immediately alarmed by the PSA trend and felt a small lesion, which turned out to be prostate...more
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