Dr. Lionel Desroches, MD

Dr. Lionel Desroches, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lionel Desroches, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Elmont, NY. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.

1975 Linden Blvd

Elmont, NY 11003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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End-Stage Renal Disease
high
more than 82% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
normal
more than 64% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
normal
more than 58% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 10/27/2014
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 11475
    State: 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

  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Desroches has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Desroches accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect 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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
    ABCD HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Desroches has admitting privileges

Franklin Hospital
900 Franklin Ave
Valley Stream, NY 11580
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Jamaica Hospital Medical Center
8900 Van Wyck Expy
Jamaica, NY 11418
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North Shore University Hospital
300 Community Dr
Manhasset, NY 11030
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