Dr. Linda Shookster, MD

Dr. Linda Shookster, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
(3)
Save
Dr. Linda Shookster, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New Rochelle, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1981 and specializes in rheumatology.

421 Huguenot St Ste 44

New Rochelle, NY 10801

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Shookster's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Shookster's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shookster treats Fibromyalgia more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Shookster treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shookster treats Osteoarthritis of Shoulder more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Shookster treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shookster treats Arthritis more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Shookster treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Shookster's conditions and procedures:

Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Fibromyalgia
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Systemic Sclerosis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Linda Shookster, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New Rochelle, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1981 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • Hospital For Joint Dis/Nyu
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Ri Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Ri Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1981
    Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School
    1981
  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Shookster's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shookster

3.7

Based on 3 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(2)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(1)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Shookster?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Shookster's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness

Be the first to leave a comment

How was your experience with Dr. Shookster?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
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
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO