Dr. Robert Lesser, MD

Dr. Robert Lesser, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Robert Lesser, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1982 and specializes in rheumatology.

4015 Avenue U

Brooklyn, NY 11234

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Gout
very high
more than 92% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 89% 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*

38  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lupus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
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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

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Hahnemann University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Hahnemannn University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lesser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lesser's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lesser

3.4

Based on 5 reviews

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  • 31 – 45 minutes
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Very thoughtful and helpful when other MDs were not. Spent considerable amount of time explaining the problems and offering recommendations. Very frank and honest about the expectations of available treatment options.Definitely will recommend. Wait time in office was long but worth it!!!
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