Dr. Laurie Kirstein, MD

Dr. Laurie Kirstein, MD

Breast Surgical Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Laurie Kirstein, MD is a breast surgical oncology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 2001 and specializes in breast surgical oncology and general surgery.

300 E 66th St # 829

New York, NY 10065

Contact Information

(646) 888-5206

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kirstein performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Breast Cancer
normal
more than 72% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 70% of peers

Dr. Kirstein's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

32  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy

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

  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kirstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kirstein's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kirstein to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Kirstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Highly recommended. I'm so grateful for the level of compassion and patience that she showed my mom the patient and dad on her initial consultation. She is thorough and kind and provided the best possible experience and care. Thank you
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After noting breast changes (that turned out be cancer) a month after having a normal mammogram and ultrasound I knew to find a new surgeon and team that I could trust to treat my cancer. Dr. Kirstein at MSKCC was the right person-smart, thorough, and very easy to talk to. I trusted her...more
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Dr. Kirstein is a wonderful and caring doctor. She was my surgeon when I had a mastectomy and she did a wonderful job. Anyone would be lucky to have her.
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