Dr. Michael Blechman, MD

Dr. Michael Blechman, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Michael Blechman, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in gastroenterology.

155 5th Ave

New York, NY 10010

Contact Information

(212) 741-6100

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Blechman'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

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

53  Conditions Treated

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6  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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blechman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blechman's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blechman to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Blechman'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Doctor was extremely late for appointment without a good reason Made appointment for consultation before routine screening colonoscopy I had made a point of asking if he kept appointment times I was told he did I was asked to come early 15' to do paper work which I did but courtesy is one way...more
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He did not diagnose what was apparent to a different GI specialist: that my child needed to have the gall bladder removed ASAP. Because of the delay, there's a risk of additional gallstones that would have to removed in a second procedure. We experienced a poor bedside manner that hindered...more
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