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 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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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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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sammaritano's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
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
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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
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
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Takayasu's 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
    1991
  • 1988
    New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1986
    New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1986
  • 1985
    Weill Cornell Medical College
    Medical School
    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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Locations

Weill Cornell Medicine Rheumatology

Insurance accepted

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

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