Dr. Kenneth Hershon, MD

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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism | Male

Dr. Kenneth Hershon, MD
Dr. Kenneth Hershon, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in New Hyde Park, NY. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 41 years. Dr. Hershon is affiliated with North Shore University Hospital.

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    Dr. Hershon's Reviews

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    3.0
    based on 20 total reviews (3 with comments)
    Dr. Hershon's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      VERY GOOD
    • Explains condition(s) well
      VERY GOOD
    • Answers Questions
      VERY GOOD
    • Time well spent
      VERY GOOD
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      VERY GOOD
    • Office environment
      VERY GOOD
    • Staff friendliness
      VERY GOOD
    • Average wait time
      31 to 45 minutes
    Patient Comments (3)
    New York, NY |
    HORRIBLE! I wanted a second opinion from someone closer to home on Long Island as opposed to Manhattan where i normally see REAL doctors. I gave it a chance and patiently waited 2.5 hours! Which is unheard of! Mr Hershon, (i refuse to call him Doctor), goes on to tell me everything I was told before, which is fine. But then he proceeds to draw blood and at the exact secon he placed the needle in my arm, i felt a cramp run down my arm, which I told him immediately but he had no response. I did
    in Manhasset, NY |
    I waited two and a half hours before he finally sauntered in and asked what brings me in.
    in Plainview, NY |
    I would definitely recommend patients to Dr. Hershon because he is very knowledgable is many fiedls, He is a researcher and if you ask him a question he will gie you an in depth explanation.
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    Dr. Hershon's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
    •  Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology and Internal Medicine
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    • Internal Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Abnormal Thyroid
    • Adrenal Incidentaloma
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Goiter
    • Hashimoto's Disease
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypopituitarism
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Kidney Disease
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Malaise and Fatigue
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Thyroiditis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency

    Education

    • Medical School
      Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University

      Graduated in 1976

    • Internship Hospital
      Mt Sinai Hospital

      Completed in 1977

    • Residency Hospital
      Mt Sinai Hospital

      Completed in 1979

    • Fellowship Hospital
      University of Washington

      Completed in 1981

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

    Procedures Performed

    • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
    • Diabetes Counseling