Dr. Kristen O'Brien, MD

Dr. Kristen O'Brien, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Kristen O'Brien, MD is a family medicine specialist in Islandia, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 2001 and specializes in family medicine.

3001 Express Dr N Ste 102

Islandia, NY 11749

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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
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Dr. O'Brien's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Anxiety
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Back Pain
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dementia or Depression Screening
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Essential Tremor
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gout
Headache
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypothyroidism
Insomnia
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Muscle Weakness
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Otitis Media
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Partial Lung Collapse
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pharyngitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pneumonia
Polyneuropathy
Postnasal Drip
Prostate Cancer Screening
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Rapid Flu Test
Rash
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Rib Fracture
Ringworm
Scabies
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Vertigo
Viral Infection
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wellness Examination

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kristen O'Brien, MD is a family medicine specialist in Islandia, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 2001 and specializes in family medicine.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2001
    U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School
    2001

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Dr. O'Brien's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. O'Brien

4.5

Based on 26 reviews

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Dr. O'Brien is tops. You won't find a better, more caring doctor out there. She is extremely down to earth. Does not talk down to you. Most importantly, she knows her stuff!
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She's been my doctor since I was 18 and I've always had confidence in her abilities. She's very personable and easy to talk to.
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I needed a new primary doctor because I was fed up dealing with my last doctor and his staff for 17 years. My friend that is a nurse practitioner recommended Dr. Kristen O'Brien and I am so thankful I switched to her. She is professional, knowledgeable and gives me the time I need . I never feel...Read More
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My insurance changed and I had to find a nrw PCP. I chose to see Dr. O 'Brien based on reviews. I cant say enough about her. I am so glad I chose to go here. The reviews I read were great. She was even better than I had expected. She's bright and well versed on many areas. Other Dr's often send you...Read More
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Dr. O'Brien treats both myself and my husband who has had some serious health issues. She has always been on top of addressing his problems, and on one instance would not let us leave until she consulted with his cardiologist who was not taking us as serious as he should have been. She is a great...Read More
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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 HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO