Dr. Michael Como, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 51

Dr. Como
Accepting new patients
233 E Shore Rd Ste 112 Great Neck, NY 11023

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(516) 798-1066

Dr. Michael Como, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Great Neck, NY and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine medical school in 1997. He is affiliated with St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Como to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Como's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Appendicitis
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bird Flu
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lymphangioma
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septic Embolism
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Still's Disease
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tuberculosis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

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Dr. Como accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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He will write your loved one off, if you want them to have a fighting chance than please choose another doctor.
What went well
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What could be improved
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
Apr 08, 2021
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Dr Como really helped me so Much get through a very challenging diagnosis. Compassion and bedside manners come naturally to him. Minimal wait in office as well. Great staff. ??
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Mar 28, 2021
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I had a horrible experience with Dr. Como. He was the on call doctor, returned my call and was nasty as could be. Saying my issue was not an emergency that he had hundreds of other people with serious emergencies to tend to and then hung up! No bedside manners at all.
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No results
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
Jan 31, 2021
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Long, long wait over 1 1/2 to 2 hours for the entire visit for 5 minutes of discussion. Crazy.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
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About Me


Dr. Michael Como, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Great Neck, NY and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more


  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology


Montifore Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
A Einstein College M Yeshiva University
Residency Hospital
Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Medical School
Chief Of Critical Care
Chief Of Medical Informatics


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What are Dr. Michael Como, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Como frequently treats Emphysema, Asthma, and COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Como treats.

Where is Dr. Michael Como, MD's office located?

Dr. Como's office is located at 233 E Shore Rd Ste 112, Great Neck, NY 11023. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Como is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center

Roslyn, NY

87% Patient Experience Rating, 18% higher than the national average

12 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)