Dr. Lisa Sammaritano, MD

Dr. Lisa Sammaritano, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Lisa Sammaritano, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 28 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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Insurance Accepted

  • 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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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Sammaritano's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lupus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sammaritano treats Lupus more than 97% of her peers

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

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sammaritano treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Sammaritano treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Fibromyalgia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sammaritano treats Fibromyalgia more than 68% of her peers

Dr. Sammaritano treats this condition more than 68% 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

Dr. Sammaritano's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

"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 Erythemat...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

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

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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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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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Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
MagnaCare
MVP Health Care
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare