Dr. Nathaniel Shafer, MD


Internal Medicine | Male

Dr. Nathaniel Shafer, MD
Dr. Nathaniel Shafer, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 89 years old and has been practicing for 63 years.

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    Dr. Shafer'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 Internal Medicine
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
      • Maimonides Award by the Institute of Jewish Humanities, 1994
      • Award by March of Dimes for discovering breast cancer link to hair dyes during research at NY Med. College, 1949
      • Honorary Co-Chairman to Congressional Health Committee, 2001
      • Honorary Life Member to New York Medical Society om recognition of 50 years devoted to serving public in practice of medicine, 2004
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    Board Certifications

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    • Internal Medicine

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    • Medical School
      New York University School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1954

    • Internship Hospital
      Long Island College Of Medicine-The Jewish Hospital Of Brooklyn

      Completed in 1955

    • Residency Hospital
      Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University-Montefiore Medical Center

      Completed in 1958

      Long Island College Of Medicine-Kings County Hospital Center

      Completed in 1956

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University

      Completed in 1957

    • Undergraduate School
      Washington Square College-New York University

      Graduated in 1949

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Hebrew
    • Jewish
    • Russian
    • Spanish
    • Uzbek
    • Yiddish

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    • Internal Medicine

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