Dr. Lucy Macina, MD

Dr. Lucy Macina, MD

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Geriatric Medicine  |  
Female  |  
64 y/o
(7)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Lucy Macina, MD is a geriatric medicine doctor who practices in Mineola, NY. She is 64 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

Winthrop Geriatric Assoc.,PC

222 Station Plz N Ste 518

Mineola, NY 11501
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Dementia
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more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Macina "To maintain optimal health and functional independence for the elderly."
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Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Adverse Drug Reactions
  • Dementia
  • Fall
  • Incontinence

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for 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

  • Creighton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Va Hospital Hines
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Loyola University Stritch School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Va Hospital Hines
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Roger Williams Genl Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Effects of Graded Levels of Physical Similarity & Density on Visual, Selective, Attention in Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease, 2005
  • Critical Care for the Geriatric Patient. Critical Illness in the Elderly, 1994

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Macina does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Macina and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

NYU Winthrop Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Macina is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Macina's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Macina to family and friends
3.9
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Macina's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Melville, NY |
My mom was a patient of dr Macinas for many years and she was a big part in my mom living till 96+ years. The most kind compassionate geriatrician there is
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Macina accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue 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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • 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. Macina has admitting privileges

NYU Winthrop Hospital
259 1st St
Mineola, NY 11501
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