Dr. Mervat Nassef, MD

Dr. Mervat Nassef, MD

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Pediatric Allergy & Immunology  ·  
Female  ·  
57 y/o
(17)

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Dr. Mervat Nassef, MD is a pediatric allergy & immunology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. She specializes in pediatric allergy & immunology, allergy & immunology, and more.Read her story

New York Presbyterian Allergy

3959 Broadway Ste 107N

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • SelectCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Nassef's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hives
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nassef treats Hives more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Nassef treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nassef treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Nassef treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dermatitis Due to Food
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nassef treats Dermatitis Due to Food more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Nassef treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Nassef's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anaphylactic Egg Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Food Additive Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Food Allergies
  • Anaphylactic Fruit and Vegetable Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Milk and Dairy Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
  • Anaphylactic Tree Nut Allergy
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Asthma and Immunology Care
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Desensitization
  • Deviated Septum
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Dyshydrotic Eczema
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Itchy Skin
  • Latex Allergy
  • Lung Spirometry
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Patch Testing
  • Penicillin Allergy
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Toxic Effect of Venom

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Mervat Nassef is Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC). She received her B.A., magna cum laude, and her MD at New York University. She went on to do her residency in Pediatrics at the New York University ...

Specialties

  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatric Allergy

Board Certifications

Education

1989
New York University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1986
New York Univ Sch Of Med
Medical School
1989
1986

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nassef

3.8

Based on 17 reviews

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Dr Nassef and her staff are warm And welcoming. I trust her with my allergy issues. She is patient and really wants to help you. I enjoy going to the doctors office because I feel very comfortable there. I highly recommend her. She is by far the best allergist on Staten Island.
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The best allergist you could ever find. So soft spoken and understanding.
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Dr. Nassef is an amazing pediatric allergist. My son is a non-verbal autistic child that has many food and seasonal allergies. Dr. Nassef takes the time to hear all of my concerns and truly helps treat my son’s allergy symptoms. I appreciate her concern for my child. I highly recommend Dr. Nassef and her diligent staff.
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she has no bedside manner she compared my son's gerd to diabetes which is no way related. she gave my son a bland diet which no one could follow,never mind a child.and compared me to not following the diet to giving a diabetic child sugar. she stinks!!!
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First time visit to Dr Nassef was met with total satisfaction. Unlike other allergist she does the testing herself and does it accurately. At a top rated teaching hospital Ive watched an assistant not make enough contact with my sons skin and having to be retested because I didn’t want to rule anything out. Results came back conflicted. There are many Doctors giving poor levels of care. Dr Nassef is not one of them. Your concerns are listened to and dealt with education and reason.
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Dr. Nassef is so patient and understanding. She really made me feel comfortable and confident with her service. I recommend anyone who is suffering from allergies to go to see her. The office is extremely warming and a happy environment.
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Very disappointed in visiting doctor Nassef. She was recommended as a highly qualified specialist. When we came in with our son who has eczema on his body and our understanding that we would get a full panel test done to figure out what is the root cause. Instead the doctor spent all of 5 minutes, did one test and charged us a huge fee. After calling her she was not helpful and offered to examine our son again and bill us again. It is unfortunate that dr Nassef is regarded so highly, overrated
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Aetna
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Amida Care
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
MagnaCare
Medicare
MultiPlan
Oxford Health Plans
SelectCare
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
Vytra Health Plans
WellCare

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