Dr. Robert Husney, MD

Dr. Robert Husney, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  ·  
Dr. Robert Husney, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in infectious disease medicine and internal medicine.Read his story

2579 Ocean Ave # 1A

Brooklyn, NY 11229

Contact Information

(718) 934-1234

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
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Dr. Husney's Experience

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

Dr. Husney's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Husney "Medicine and helping others has become a passion of mine that has also become an art that is always evolving. Patient have said I am "different" from the other doctors they have been too. We stay current with the medical literature, have honest conversations about your condition and decide together how to treat it. Once we sit down discuss your condition and formulate a plan I hope that you too will notice the difference . . Certifications, Honors & Awards Recognized as a 2016 and 2017 Super Doctor, in the Rising Star Edition Recognized as 'Top Physician' by Consumer Research Council of America Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases Certificate of Appreciation - American College of Physicians Licensed in NY and NJ . Publications/Presentations Patient with rheumatoid arthritis on methotrexate with multiple infecting organisms causing gastritis. Husney R, Privman V, Sepkowitz D. BMJ Case Rep. 2013 Jul31;2013 Streptococcus agalactiae endogenous endophthalmitis. Saffra N, Rakhamimov A, Husney R, Ghitan M. BMJ Case Rep. 2013 Jun 27;2013 Presumed Tubercuous Neuro-Retinitis in a Patient with Negative Quantiferon Gold and Tuberculin Skin Tests Robert Husney MD, Daniel Husney MD, Monica Ghitan MD, Edward K. Chapnick MD Infectious Disease in Clinical Practice 21(1):56-57, January 2013 Nocardia Exalbida Endophthalmitis Leading to Blindness in an Immunocompetent Sewer Plant Worker. Robert Husney MD, Daniel Husney MD, Monica Ghitan MD, Edward Chapnick MD Cases recognized at the annual Maimonides Research Day 2012 Acute HIV Sero-converter presenting with Acute renal failure, Pancytopenia and Rhabdomyolysis Robert Husney MD, Steven Guttman MD American College of Physicians - 2010 Annual Poster presentation"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Husney "My approach is simple. Listen to the patient. Give them the time to explain their condition or concern and we work together to understand what needs to be done. Sometimes the choice is not easy but the information is always presented to the patient."

2  Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

8  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Blood Draw
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • HIV Care
  • Immunization
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Vaccination
  • Wound Care and Management

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.


  • Brooklyn
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Maimonide Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Maimondies Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Maimonide Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Husney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Robert Husney, MD
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saw him 3 times personable and accurate with his diagnosis Easy going and with excellent bedside manner who explained my condition in a way I that was easily understood Told my friends and family already - 5 star Doc !
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Good doctor but doesn't respond to calls. Send my 90-year-old mother to an appointment on Monday as secretary Jennifer to have him call me after the appointment no response Callef Tuesday not in office. Send my 90-year-old mother to his office for an appointment just wanted to talk to him...Read More
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patient with us in spite of our many questions got my husband back on track after 2 visits was a doll 5 stars !!!!
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My husband was constantly getting sick every month. Dr. Husney was able to help him figure out the underlying causes, and did so in just 2 visits. He explains everything really clearly and gives you all the time you need. The staff is very courteous as well. We strongly recommend Dr. Husney!
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Was great !
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