Dr. Melissa Katz, MD

Dr. Melissa Katz, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
(21)
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Dr. Melissa Katz, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 1989 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

211 E 80th St Fl 2

New York, NY 10075

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Katz'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

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

61  Conditions Treated

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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

  • U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Ny Presbyterian Hosp/Mem Sloan Kettering Cancer Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Katz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Katz's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Katz to family and friends
21 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Katz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Smart and perceptive but a bit standoffish in terms of ongoing care. Got me off insulin right away, good call, metformin was strong enough for my needs. Hell of a time getting her office to provide a refill I need. No seeming interest in following up with me. My blood sugar reading had scared the...more
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Pros - My appointments started approximately on time in a comfortable and clean doctors office. Dr. Katz spent a fair amount of time asking questions and listening to answers. She was kind and ordered a good number of tests to assess my thyroid. Cons - After appointments, she wouldn't tell me...more
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Very thorough, answered all questions. Spent well over an hour going over all my questions and history. Every appointment started exactly within 5 min of scheduled appointment.
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She was myopic in considering root cause of my problem. Did not listen thoroughly, with each visit it was as though she was hearing my information for the first time, and dismissed my extremely reasonable request for Vit D test. Went to another physician who heard my concerns, conducted a more...more
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Dr. Katz ordered a test for me, without first checking for clearance, because she was sure, she said of her diagnosis. The result came back negative. My insurance company refused to pay and I ended up having to foot a $900 fee for a test.
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