Dr. Jeffrey Mechanick, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Mechanick, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jeffrey Mechanick, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1985 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

234 85ST; 2 & 3 Ave; Lower Level;

New York, NY 10128

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Guardian
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 94% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 91% 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

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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

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mechanick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mechanick's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mechanick to family and friends
3.4
based on 18 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Mechanick's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in New York, NY
Dr. Mechanic treated me for over ten years. He was always somewhat arrogant. After ten years of continual health problems he said the steroids he had me on were "just a placebo". I don't know which is more unconscionable, the fact that he misdiagnosed me for ten years, and did not apologize for his...more
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in Doylestown, PA
Dr mechanick has been my dr for several years now , 'my name is Wendy Burke , he's super smart , has a great bed side manner , an has saved my life a few times . I trust him with my life an so does my family!! I can't say enough good things about him , I highly recommend dr mechanick to anyone...more
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in New York, NY
Poor bedside manner, would not recommend at all!
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in Tuckahoe, NY
Very competent. Very bright. On your side.
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in Hoboken, NJ
Arrogant and incompetent. His office staff is terrible. I almost has unnecessary surgery but fortunately got a second opinion. Avoid, avoid.
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