Dr. Jay Watsky, MD

Dr. Jay Watsky, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jay Watsky, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Albany, NY. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

1365 Washington Ave Ste 300

Albany, NY 12206

Contact Information

(518) 489-4704

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Thyroid Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Proteinuria
  • Rickets
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

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

  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • David Grant Usaf Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • David Grant Usaf Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Watsky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Watsky's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Watsky to family and friends
2.8
based on 16 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Watsky's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Altamont, NY 12009 |
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.
Albany, NY |
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
in Hudson Valley, Upstate NY |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Watsky accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Watsky has admitting privileges

Albany Medical Center Hospital
43 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY 12208
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Albany Memorial Hospital
600 Northern Blvd
Albany, NY 12204
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