Dr. Michael Lief, MD

Dr. Michael Lief, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Michael Lief, MD is an internal medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Memorial University Of Newfoundland Faculty Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in internal medicine and infectious disease medicine.Read his story

317 E 34th St Fl 10

New York, NY 10016

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
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Dr. Lief's Experience

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Dr. Lief's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Lief's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lief "Dr. Michael Lief is a board certified internist and infectious disease physician. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at New York University School of Medicine, and an Attending Physician at New York University Langone Medical Center. Dr. Lief practices primary care internal medicine as well as infectious diseases medicine, treating both office- and hospital-based patients. His clinical interests include: General internal medicine and preventative care Diagnosis/treatment of all STDs HIV/AIDS Care Counseling and prescribing for HIV PrEP Travel medicine consultations Testing/treatment of Lyme Disease, Zika Virus testing/counseling Diagnosis and treatment of all infectious diseases as well as specialized problems that arise in the immune-compromised host Dr. Lief graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.A. degree in Biology. He earned his medical degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland Faculty of Medicine in Canada. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Prior to joining MHMG, Dr. Lief was at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, working as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases and Department of Internal Medicine."
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2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Infectious Disease Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

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

  • University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Memorial University Of Newfoundland Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Montefiore Med Ctr & Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Montefiore / Albert Einstein Coll of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Montefiore / Albert Einstein Coll of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lief has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lief's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lief to family and friends
19 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Lief's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (10)

Dr Lief is a very personable, highly professional and deeply caring physician. I have complete trust in him and would recommend him without reservation.
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Dr. Lief has been my primary physician for over six years and I would absolutely recommend him to family and friends. Over the years I've come to him with a variety of ailments that he and his team have dealt with gracefully and courteously. When I had to have a surgery overseas in the UK he was...more
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I saw Dr. Lief recently for STD screening and starting PrEP. The waiting area is pleasant and quiet. Dr. Lief was patient and answered all of my questions. The woman who drew my labs was great. Dr. Lief then called me personally with my results. As well, unfortunately because one result was...more
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Dr. Lief has been excellent ever since I chose him as my primary care physician more than 5 years ago. He is very friendly when receiving me, and always remembers to ask how my wife is doing. I am always satisfied with the care I receive and our related discussion, and after each visit he sends a...more
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Dr. Lief has been my primary care physician since 2011. He is incredibly smart, caring, compassionate, and gives me great advice, not to mention excellent care. I never feel rushed during the consultations; he listens to my concerns, answers all of my questions, and provides several treatment...more
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