Dr. Lisa Sammaritano, MD

Dr. Lisa Sammaritano, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Lisa Sammaritano, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College in 1985 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.Read her story

523 E 72nd St

New York, NY 10021

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  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MagnaCare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Sammaritano's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sammaritano "Dr. Lisa Sammaritano joined Hospital for Special Surgery in 1988, when she began her fellowship in rheumatic diseases. She maintains a busy clinical practice and participates in clinical research geared towards patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) and Antiphospholipid Antibodies. She has a particular interest and expertise in reproductive issues in rheumatic disease patients, including contraception and pregnancy."

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

66  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

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  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Cornell Med Ctr Hosp for Spl Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Lisa Sammaritano, MD
Dr. Sammaritano is an excellent doctor. I have been a patient of hers for the last 20 years, and she has kept my fibromyalgia in check. She is always available for emergencies. I recommend her highly!
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Donna Toscano in bronx, ny – Jul 31, 2016
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Bedside manner is off the charts great! She never hurries you. She listens to EVERYTHING you say no matter how small or large. She is very smart and very thorough. She makes u very comfortable and she is easy to talk to! If u r lucky enough to have her as a Dr. than know u r in the best hands ever!
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