Dr. Nelson Giraldo, MD
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Dr. Nelson Giraldo, MD

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Family Medicine | Male

Care Philosophy

I still treating my patients as my first day in private practice.

Biography

Dr. Nelson Giraldo, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Bay Shore, NY. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Giraldo is affiliated with Saint Catherine of Siena Medical Center and Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center.

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    Dr. Giraldo accepts 33 insurance carriers

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    Dr. Giraldo's Reviews

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Giraldo to family and friends
    3.7
    based on 15 total surveys (1 with a review)
    Dr. Giraldo's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
      VERY GOOD
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      VERY GOOD
    • Office environment
      VERY GOOD
    • Staff friendliness
      GOOD
    • Average wait time
      31 to 45 minutes
    Patient Reviews (1)
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    He is a kind doctor very compassiate a busy man who cares about his patients.
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    Dr. Giraldo's Care Philosophy

    I still treating my patients as my first day in private practice.

    Dr. Giraldo's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Family Medicine
    •  Board certified in Family Practice
    •  Malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

    Background Check

    • 2
      Malpractice Claims

      Dr. Giraldo has 2 malpractice claims

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      • Settlement (6/4/2012)
      • Amount or Range: $750,000.00
      • Nature of Complaint: OUT OF STATE CLAIM: Location not reported. Reported by Florida Department of Health.
      • State: Florida
      • Settlement (6/4/2012)
      • Amount or Range: Above average
      • Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 11706
      • State: New York
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      Board Actions

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    Board Certifications

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    • Family Practice

    Conditions Treated

    • Allergies
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Diabetes
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Injuries
    • Obesity

    Education

    • Medical School
      Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina

      Graduated in 1984

    • Internship Hospital
      New York Medical College

      Completed in 1985

    • Residency Hospital
      The Jamaica Hosp

      Completed in 1988

    • Undergraduate School
      City College Of New York,

      Graduated in 1980

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Procedures Performed

    • Detoxification