Dr. Lewis Semel, MD

Dr. Lewis Semel, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Lewis Semel, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Boca Raton, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1992 and specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

801 Meadows Rd Ste 103

Boca Raton, FL 33486

Contact Information

(561) 395-7494

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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Dr. Semel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Semel "Dr. Lewis H Semel earned his M.D. from Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. He completed his Internal Medicine internship and residency training at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Semel is an assistant professor of medicine at the Florida Atlantic University Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine. He is certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Semel "We provide primary health care with the highest standards of quality and service through professional, friendly and personalized attention. Dr. Semel helps patients achieve health using a whole food plant based diet, exercise, lifestyle counseling and medications when necessary.

From the time you make your appointment until you walk out the door, our staff will treat you like family to ensure you have had the best possible experience in our practice."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

219  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Allergy Testing
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Northwestern Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Northwestern Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Semel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Lewis Semel, MD
The Office Staff is pleasant, professional and attentive. The overall atmosphere has a positive vibe. Dr. Semel has a wonderful bedside manner/personality. He is brilliant, caring, highly communicative and was sensitive to my needs. Dr. Semel's treatment philosophy is more of a holistic approach...Read More
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CL in Delray Beach, FL – Sep 04, 2018
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You cannot find a more knowledgeable and caring doctor
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Steve aiello in Miami, FL – May 11, 2017
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Dr. Semel is the best of the best. He takes the time to listen and understands your concerns and diagnosis with precision and accuracy. I love coming to him and knowing I get the best care I can get for my money.
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Katherine B in Boca Raton, FL – May 09, 2017
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Dr Semels is actually a nice guy and probably a good Doctor but the office staff is a disaster. And what value is it to have a family Doctor if you can't get in to see him. We moved to Boca in April and immediately we started looking for a family doctor. My first "new patient" visit took 2...Read More
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Ron M in Boca Raton, FL – Oct 23, 2016
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I went to Dr. Semel for the first time on Sep.20th 2016. I was so impressed with him. He spent along time talking to me and he was kind and caring. I left the office so happy that I can rely on Dr Semel. What a difference it makes to feel confident in your doctor.
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Jane in Boca Raton, FL – Sep 28, 2016
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