Dr. Paula Rackoff, MD

Dr. Paula Rackoff, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Paula Rackoff, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1986 and specializes in rheumatology.

333 E 38th St

New York, NY 10016

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

83  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rackoff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rackoff's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rackoff

3.5

Based on 66 reviews

5 Stars
53.03030303030303%
(35)
4 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(6)
3 Stars
1.5151515151515151%
(1)
2 Stars
3.0303030303030303%
(2)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(22)

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Dr. Rackoff: She is one of the most caring people you will ever meet,and as a Dr. one of the best I have been to.
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Eve in NY – Jul 19, 2018
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DR Rackoff called me on a weekend to tell me my lupus has worsened. I had no idea I was sicker, but she knew and has efficiently scheduled other appointments at NYU to get more tests done. She is very calming. I feel grateful.
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Susan in Scarsdale – Apr 22, 2018
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Dr Rackoff was recommended to me many years ago by my orthopaedic surgeon. Dr Rackoff has now been my doctor for over 25 years; I have seen her both at Beth Israel & NYU. Dr Rackoff has treated me for a variety of ailments; neck, shoulders, wrist and arm. Whenever I have had an appointment with...Read More
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Howard in Scarsdale – Feb 08, 2018
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Dr Rackoff has been my doctor for many years now and I have to say she is one of the best doctors I have ever seen (and unfortunately I have seen many!) She is knowledgable, friendly, and kind. Her office is efficient and my wait times are much less than other doctors.
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Joshua in Bronx – Jan 29, 2018
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DR rackoff came in at 7:30 AM one day s I was panicked about my swollen joints and she reassured me that it was a virus from my kids and indeed it went away! Thankful
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Marlene in NYC – Jan 29, 2018
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