Dr. Marc Behar, MD

Dr. Marc Behar, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Marc Behar, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1986 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

520 Franklin Ave Ste 153

Garden City, NY 11530

Contact Information

(516) 294-4700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Behar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hysteroscopy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Uterine Fibroids
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Behar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Behar "As an OB/GYN, I'm concentrating on providing patient focused high quality healthcare that puts you first using state of the art technology. Patients of all ages are treated in a warm, friendly, and compassionate private office setting."

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

72  Conditions Treated

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45  Procedures

  • Amniocentesis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair
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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

  • SUNY At Stonybrook
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Nassau County Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Nassau County Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Behar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Behar's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Behar to family and friends
28 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Behar'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr Behar is amazing. Office is nice and clean and staff is very friendly and helpful. Great overall experience.
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My experience w/ Dr. Behar was disturbing. It was my first gyno exam. I was only there b/c my GP refused to prescribe BC to me. I was told I had to undergo a pelvic exam in order to get the Rx. I couldn't understand why since I was a virgin. 4 speculums are laid out on the counter pre-cleaned. He...more
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Horrible. Made the most crooked incision on my c section and I'm left with so much pain months and months later. But the worst part was he messed up my son's circumcision so bad that I had to take him to a pediatric urologist and he probably has to be recircumcised. Absolutely awful !!! Would not...more
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I've seen him for years and he delivered my son- very diligent and detailed oriented I would recommend him to others
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Was extremely disappointed with his professionalism and attitude toward his patients. He disagreed with a decision I made regarding my own health and rather than understanding he developed an attitude and spoke down to me. Then he continued to criticize and insult me to his staff when he left the...more
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