Dr. Robert Reader, MD

Dr. Robert Reader, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Reader, MD is an oncology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in oncology.

462 1st Ave Rm 15S5

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

(212) 562-3917

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Reader performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 49% of peers

Dr. Reader's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Specialties

  • Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
37

Conditions Treated

Less

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2

Procedures

  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Thoracentesis

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

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Nyu Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Nyu Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Reader has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Reader's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Reader to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Reader's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in NY
Dr. Reader is one of the most brilliant surgeons I have ever known. He is perceptive, sensitive, patient, kind & sincere in his overall demeanor. I highly recommend him to anyone contemplating surgery. He really listens & tries to understand your medical situation & will take the time to address...more
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