Dr. James Underberg, MD

Dr. James Underberg, MD

Clinical Lipidology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Underberg, MD is a clinical lipidology doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

317 E 34th St Fl 7

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

(212) 726-7430

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • 7 More

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Dr. Underberg's Experience

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Dr. Underberg's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Underberg "Dr. Underberg is a nationally recognized expert in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of cholesterol, ,hypertension and a specialist in cardiovascular disease prevention"
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Specialties

  • Clinical Lipidology
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Board Certifications

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

  • 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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Procedures

  • Cholesterol Management

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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Nyu-Bellevue Hosp Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Nyu-Bellevue Hosp Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Yale University Masters Biochemisty and Biophysics
    Other Education | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Underberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Underberg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Underberg to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Underberg'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Iselin, NJ |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Underberg accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • 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

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Hospitals where Dr. Underberg has admitting privileges

Bellevue Hospital Center
462 1st Ave
New York, NY 10016
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NYU Langone Medical Center
550 1st Ave
New York, NY 10016
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