Dr. Martin Oster, MD

Dr. Martin Oster, MD

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Medical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
71 y/o
(3)

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Dr. Martin Oster, MD is a medical oncology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in medical oncology and internal medicine.Read his story

Columbia University Medical Center Division of Hematology/Oncology

161 Fort Washington Ave # 9-920

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Connecticare
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)

Learn about Dr. Oster

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Nodular Lymphoma
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Oster'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.

Dr. Oster's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Oster "Martin W. Oster, M.D. is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center, where he has been practicing Medical Oncology since 1976. He cares for patients with various malignancies, including breast cancer, gastrointestinal cancers, lung cancer, and head/neck cancer. Dr. Oster received his B.A., summa cum laude and valedictorian, and his M.D. from Columbia University. He did his Internal Medicine residency at Harvard/ Massachusetts General Hospital and completed his Medical Oncology fellowship at the National Cancer Institute. Dr. Oster is actively involved in all aspects of oncology patient care, as well as participating in clinical research and teaching at Columbia."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Oster "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

2  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

91  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

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

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • National Cancer Institute Nih
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Oster has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Oster's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oster to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Oster's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Cannot imagine a better experience under very trying circumstances. From the scheduling of the appointment to the interview and examination by Dr. Oster we were put at ease and reassured about the potential of a positive outcome. IF there were a rating higher than 5 star Dr. Oster would receive...more
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