Dr. Lauri Budnick, MD

Dr. Lauri Budnick, MD

Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
(9)
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Dr. Lauri Budnick, MD is a female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery doctor who practices in East Setauket, NY. She is 53 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

140 N Belle Mead Ave

East Setauket, NY 11733

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • HealthCare Partners
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
very high
more than 96% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Urogynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Perimenopause
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections
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Procedures

  • Colpopexy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laser Surgery for Treatment of Vaginal Atrophy
  • Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation (PTNS)
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Vulvectomy

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

  • Wright State University Boonshoft School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Illinois
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Budnick has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Budnick's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Budnick to family and friends
2.7
based on 9 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Budnick's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Smithtown, NY |
Probably the worst bedside manner of any doctor I have ever encountered. She was dismissive and attempted to invalidate my pain upon a first impression. I cannot understand why someone would enter the world of caregiving only to patronize the people who seek care. I left the appointment not only...more
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Huntington Station, NY |
After spending over 1 hour in the waiting room, I waited another 15 in the exam room. Then she left again for another 10 minutes. I was at her office for for over 2 hours and only spent 10 minutes with her. Not helpful at all. I found Dr. Budnick to be condescending, unhelpful and uninterested in...more
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Commack, NY |
I went to this doctor upon referral from my gynecologist because I was having problems and he believed she could help me. I have an unusual autoimmune disease, so to be fair, my case is a little complicated, but, she was more interested in talking to her fellow than listening to me. Upon exam, she...more
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Dr. Budnick is a very thorough in her exams. She puts the patient first, gives options for each option their benefits and risks. She addresses all concerns the patient may have. I found her to be very professional and had complete trust that she would individualize my treatment that suited what...more
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Long Island, NY |
Very unpleasant from the beginning. I sat in the waiting room for over an 1-1/2 hour. This happened On on all 4 visits. Be prepared to wait.Once situated in a room, I sat there in a paper gown for another 25 minutes. If what ails you is not cut and dry, she doesn't seem to want to be bothered....more
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Dr. Budnick accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Fidelis Care
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthFirst
  • HIP Health Plan of New York
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
  • Vytra Health Plans

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Hospitals where Dr. Budnick has admitting privileges

John T. Mather Memorial Hospital
75 N Country Rd
Port Jefferson, NY 11777
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Stony Brook University Hospital
101 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794
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