Dr. Michael Kushner, MD

Dr. Michael Kushner, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Michael Kushner, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Carmel, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

667 Stoneleigh Ave # A201

Carmel, NY 10512

Contact Information

(845) 278-5223

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 96% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Kushner'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

88  Conditions Treated

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15  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 1990
  • Montefiore Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Montefiore Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Temple University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kushner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kushner's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kushner to family and friends
19 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Kushner'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 (6)

Dr Kushner and Dr Kors were wonderful. They are extremely professional, thorough and caring. The prep for a colonoscopy isn’t fun but the procedure itself with Dr Kushner is easy. He has a wonderful bedside manner and his staff are all great.Done for 5 more years!
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Dr. Kushner saw my sister and misdiagnosed her for appendicitis, which almost cost my sister her life. Her appendix subsequently ruptured which landed her in the hospital. If you are practicing internal medicine for 27 years and you can't diagnose appendicitis, then I am of the opinion that you...more
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Dr. Kushner is a most professional, knowledgeable and outstanding doctor. I have been a patient of his for several years and he has been wonderful. I feel very confident seeing him.
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Excellent listener. Staff is great. He came up with some great ideas that others didn't think of. Finally needed a procedure and he made it so easy and comfortable. Would recommend him to family and anyone.
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Great Dr and a nice guy great bed side manors
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