Dr. Phyllis Speiser, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology  |  
Female  |  
Age 64
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Dr. Phyllis Speiser, MD
Dr. Phyllis W. Speiser is Chief of Pediatric Endocrinology at Cohen Children's Medical Center of NY and Professor of Pediatrics at Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine. She also serves as an Associate Investigator at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research with a long-standing interest in congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) and related disorders. She has published and lectured widely on these topics. She served as Chair of The Endocrine Society Task Force for Clinical Practice Guidelines for CAH and is on the Medical Advisory Boards of The CARES Foundation and the National Adrenal Diseases Foundation. Dr. Speiser evaluates and treats a wide array of hormonal disorders of childhood and adolescence affecting growth and puberty.

1991 Marcus Ave Ste M100

New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Contact Information

(516) 472-3750

Dr. Phyllis Speiser, MD

Dr. Phyllis Speiser, MD

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  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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  • HealthPlus
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Dr. Speiser's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Speiser "I strive to deliver quality care to infants, children, and adolescent to age 18 years affected by endocrine disorders. My approach is evidence-based, conforming to best current practice guidelines, taking into account the individual's needs, as well as those of the family. I have been listed among the New York's Top Doctors by Castle Connolly, Best Doctors, & New York Magazine. Our group has been quality-cited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance and listed among the top 30 Pediatric Endocrinology groups in the country by US News & World Report. "

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
30

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Disorders
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Precocious Puberty
  • Puberty
  • Short Stature
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
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Procedures

  • ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
  • Growth Factor Therapy
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Thyroid Hormone Balancing

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

  • Brandeis U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Bronx Muni Hosp Ctr-Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Bronx Muni Hosp Ctr-Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Ny Hospital Cornell Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Speiser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Speiser's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Speiser to family and friends
4.3
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Speiser'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
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Forest Hills, NY |
She's appears very knowledgeable however her bedside manners are subpar. She is comes off as distant and standoffish and can at times be downright rude to parent.
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Hospitals where Dr. Speiser has admitting privileges

North Shore University Hospital
300 Community Dr
Manhasset, NY 11030
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