Dr. Mathew Lefkowitz, MD

Dr. Mathew Lefkowitz, MD

Pain Management  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Mathew Lefkowitz, MD is a pain management specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Free University Of Brussels / Faculty Of Medicine and Pharmacy in 1983 and specializes in pain management.

185 Montague St Fl 6

Brooklyn, NY 11201

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • 17 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Lefkowitz'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.

1  Specialties

  • Pain Management

4  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Diagnostic Radiologic Physics
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Therapeutic Radiologic Physics
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

33  Conditions Treated

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29  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

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Free University Of Brussels / Faculty Of Medicine and Pharmacy
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Mt Sinai Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lefkowitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lefkowitz's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lefkowitz to family and friends
13 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Lefkowitz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Only out for the money and is a joke. Gave me wrong procedure with two painful shots that did not help. He is always in a hurry and didn't answer questions.
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first visit and new patient. I called the 2nd wk of Apr and I was told they will verify my info and call me back for an appt. the 3rd wk I called to ask what is going. Funny thing nobody could find a record of my call or my info. another wk goes by and finally an appt. Day of the appt I arrive only...more
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Dr. Lefkowitz is an excellent doctor. He is a true professional. I brought my mother to another pain doctor before Dr. Lefkowitz and he was a total waste of time. Pain management is not just knowledge, it is also skill and finesse. Dr. Lefkowitz has all of this. Dr. Lefkowitz and his staff has...more
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Dr. Leftkowtiz has been helping my Dad manage his chronic lower back pain for some years now. He is very attentive and caring. My Dad has pounced around doctors to get relief for his back and I believe he has found a great home with Dr. Leftkowitz. His office staff are very kind, responsive and...more
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I have been here several times, but I will never return after today. I waited an hour and when I politely asked how much longer it would be the doctor jumped in and said just reschedule. Then he asked me to wait and then proceeded to lecture me on how he was just one person. It was unnecessary and...more
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