Dr. Robert Lesser, MD

Dr. Robert Lesser, MD

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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

(718) 252-5151

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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lesser's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lesser treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Lesser treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Arthritis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lesser treats Arthritis more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Lesser treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Osteoporosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lesser treats Osteoporosis more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Lesser treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip

Dr. Lesser's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Dermatomyositis
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

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

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lesser's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lesser

3.4

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
  • 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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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
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HealthFirst
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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