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Dr. Jay Watsky, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Watsky

Albany Med Ctr Comm Div/ Endo

1365 Washington Ave Ste 300 Albany, NY 12206

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(518) 489-4704


Dr. Jay Watsky, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1989 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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Dr. Watsky accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Watsky's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes Type 1
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watsky treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Watsky treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watsky treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Watsky treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watsky treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Watsky treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Watsky's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Precocious Puberty
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Dr. Watsky's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Watsky

3.1

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
47.36842105263158%
(9)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
42.10526315789474%
(8)

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Always on time. Always attentive.
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This is a great practice. The level of attention given to patients by every member of the staff is impressive. These people take customer service very seriously. I hardley ever wait more than five minutes before being seen. Dr. Watsky is very thorough and even keeled, and has instilled confidence over the years while helping me manage several chronic conditions very sucessfully.
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I found my experience with Dr. Watsky to be one if the best I've had with an MD in awhile. I felt he was truly concerned about my wellbeing and I left feeling hopeful; which is something I haven't felt regarding my health in quite awhile. I would recommend Dr. Watsky to anyone.
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VERY SHORT DOES NOT EXPLAIN EVERYTHING SEEMS KINDA SHORT. THE STAFF IS AWFUL DON,T THINK THEY ARE GONNA CALL YOU BACK THE WON,T . THE STAFF SCHEDULING IS ABSOLUTELY AWFUL THEY DON.T CARE IF YOU CALL 10 TIMES THEY ARE NOT CALLING YOU BACK TIL THEY GET AROUND TO IT MAYBE IN 2 WEEKS YOU NEED TO FOLLOW UP YOUR SELF FOR MAKING TEST HAPPEN THEY SURE DONT
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Quietly, Dr. Watsky has proven himself to be one of the most competent and caring physicians I have ever known. I am grateful to have him in my life, and my life has been much improved by him.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Jay Watsky, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1989 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1997
Albany Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1992
David Grant USAF Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1990
David Grant USAF Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1989
New York Medical College
Medical School
1997
1992
1990
1989

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