Dr. Joan Bathon, MD

Dr. Joan Bathon, MD

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Rheumatology  |  
Female  |  
65 y/o
(4)

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Dr. Joan Bathon, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.Read her story

Columbia University Medical Center Division of Rheumatology

161 Fort Washington Ave Fl 2

New York, NY 10032
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst

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Top Care Areas

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

Autoimmune Diseases
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more than 83% of peers
Gout
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more than 76% of peers
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
normal
more than 70% of peers

Dr. Bathon's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Dr. Bathon's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bathon "Dr. Bathon is the Director of the Division of Rheumatology at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center and Professor of Medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Previously, she was Deputy Director of the Division of Rheumatology and Director of the Arthritis Center at Johns Hopkins. Dr. Bathon is the Editor-in-Chief of the American College of Rheumatology journal, Arthritis and Rheumatism."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bathon "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "
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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

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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

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Md
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Md
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bathon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bathon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bathon to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Bathon'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 Baltimore, MD
She has been my RA Dr. since the 1990's, until she left to go to New York. I still continue to see her once or twice a year. He knowledge about RA is over the top. Her love for the job is outstanding! She is always willing to share new information and research.
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