Dr. Karen Schwartz, MD

Dr. Karen Schwartz, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
Age 60
(64)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Karen Schwartz, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Woodbury, NY. She is 60 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

165 Froehlich Farm Blvd

Woodbury, NY 11797

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Osteopenia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Symptomatic Menopause
very high
more than 99% of peers
Goiter
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*
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Conditions Treated

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

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Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Obesity 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

  • Israel Tech Inst, Haifa
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Li Jewish
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Li Jewish
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Li Jewish
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schwartz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schwartz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwartz to family and friends
2.5
based on 64 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (64)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (38)

Dr. Schwartz's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

in Valley Stream, NY |
I arrive 10 minutes early and filled out my paperwork. Waited 40 minutes to be called in by her assistant. After another 10 minutes was asked to move to another room. I heard another patient who came in after me seated in that room and seen by the doctor. OK,maybe it was going to be a short...more
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Oakland Gardens, NY |
Wait time is awful. They let you call to check before but they always say 15 minutes when it is always upwards of 2 hours. I was running out of insulin and they didn't want to refill me because it was "my fault" for waiting so long. Tried to force me to use the pump after I expressed I wasn't...more
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New York, NY |
Does not know anything about diabetes. Told me I had type 2 when I actually had a slow onset of type 1. If you're diabetic I recommend the Naomi Berrie Center in NYC.
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in Levittown, NY |
Dr Schwartz treated me for diabetes after a triple bypass. She switched up the meds I had been given by the hospital. Which resulted in my numbers going way done. I went from an A1C of 9.2 while in the hospital to a 7 after a little over a month under her care. I find her personable, knowledgeable...more
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in Greenvale, NY |
The doctor was very nice before. She tried keep me for more than 4 hrs. Over the summer, she had an issue because she misunderstood what I said. I was clear and I was going to explain when all of a sudden she cut me off. Then today, I had an appointment. I had to call and attempt to reschedule...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Schwartz accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Schwartz has admitting privileges

North Shore University Hospital
300 Community Dr
Manhasset, NY 11030
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Plainview Hospital
888 Old Country Rd
Plainview, NY 11803
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