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Dr. James Underberg, MD

Clinical Lipidology •  Male • Age 59

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Dr. Underberg
110 E 55th St Fl 9 New York, NY 10022

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(212) 207-1959

Dr. James Underberg, MD is a clinical lipidologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in clinical lipidology and internal medicine.


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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at top hospital America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals
  • Low wait times Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.

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(212) 207-1959

Dr. Underberg accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Underberg's conditions and procedures:

  • Cholesterol Management
  • Cholesteryl Ester Transfer Protein Deficiency
  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Familial Hypobetalipoproteinemia
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperlipoproteinemia
  • Hyperlipoproteinemia, Type 2
  • Hyperlipoproteinemia, Type 3
  • Hyperlipoproteinemia, Type 5
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoalphalipoproteinemia
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lipodystrophy
  • Lipoprotein Disorders
  • Lipoproteine Lipase Deficiency
  • Lipoproteinemia

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Dr, Underberg is professional and thorough. He has been my doctor for almost 24 years and I travel from central Jersey to see him.
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About Me

Dr. Underberg is a nationally recognized expert in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of cholesterol, ,hypertension and a specialist in cardiovascular disease prevention

Specialties

  • Clinical Lipidology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1989
NYU-Bellevue Hosp Ctr
Residency Hospital
1987
NYU-Bellevue Hosp Ctr
Internship Hospital
1986
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Medical School
1982
Yale University
Undergraduate School
1982
Yale University Masters Biochemisty And Biophysics
1989
1987
1986
1982
1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Locations

Practice

1
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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

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63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)