Dr. Joseph Luz, MD

Dr. Joseph Luz, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Joseph Luz, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Schoharie, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1985 and specializes in geriatric medicine and family medicine.

111 Barton Hill Rd

Schoharie, NY 12157

Contact Information

(518) 295-8521

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MultiPlan

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Immunization
very high
more than 99% of peers
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
very high
more than 98% of peers
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
very high
more than 98% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

312  Conditions Treated

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37  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination
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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

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Mt Sinai School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • St Elizabeth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Luz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Luz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Luz

4.0

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Dr. Luz was my mother's doctor. He went far and above what is normally found in doctors in order to accommodate her needs. He even made house calls, one on short notice on a Friday night. I live several states away. He called me frequently to explain my mother's changing condition and...Read More
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