Dr. Nina Sax, MD

Dr. Nina Sax, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Nina Sax, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology.

1375 Washington Ave Ste 101

Albany, NY 12206

Contact Information

(518) 438-4483

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Celiac Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Sax'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

62  Conditions Treated

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5  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

  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • St Marys Hospital University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Strong Meml Hospital University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Albany Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sax has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sax's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sax to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Sax's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Nina Sax has been my doctor for many years. She is well educated, incredibly compassionate and my favorite doctor. I will miss her when she retires!!!!
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This doctor performs unnecessary procedures (in my opinion). After which, the insurance company will deny the claim and then she'll come looking to you for money! It would be fine if it actually had to do with your safety and well-being, but it's not. Think it has more to do with lining their...more
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Dr Sax is very competent, experienced, warm and engaging. Many doctors are experts at their fields but lack people skills so I highly recommend this doctor to get the total package! I was very happy with her with care!
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