Dr. Robin Lipschitz, MD

Dr. Robin Lipschitz, MD

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Age 65
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Dr. Robin Lipschitz, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Cape Town, Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1980 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

1120 Park Ave

New York, NY 10128

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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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. Lipschitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lipschitz treats Arthritis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Lipschitz treats this condition more than 96% 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
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lipschitz treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Lipschitz treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Gout
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lipschitz treats Gout more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Lipschitz treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Juvenile Gout

Dr. Lipschitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Familial Mediterranean Fever
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Muscle Weakness
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robin Lipschitz, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Cape Town, Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1980 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1988
SUNY Stonybrook Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Albert Einstein Med Center
Residency Hospital
1981
Groote Schuur Hospital
Internship Hospital
1980
University Of Cape Town, Faculty Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1988
1986
1981
1980

Languages

  • Afrikaans
  • Hebrew
  • English

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Dr. Lipschitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lipschitz

3.3

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
54.166666666666664%
(13)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
37.5%
(9)

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I have been a patient of Dr. Lipschitz since 1990. Dr. Lipschitz is the most amazing doctor. I’d learned from my visits over the years to be educated and proactive with my health. He is patient to explain complex medical aspects to any issue a patient might experience. He listens to your concerns....Read More
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This is not a good doctor, very overhyped and shallow, despite all the good reviews. If you rely heavily on medication, then this is the doctor for you. There was no real guidance, he just went by what I told him. I pretty much treated myself and solved my own problem without his help. Also,...Read More
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Dr. Lipschitz is a brilliant doctor. He really cares about his patients and is a very trustworthy doctor. He is very thorough in his examinations and goes out of his way for his patients. Not only is he smart, but he is very kind and sensitive to patient's emotions. If you need to see a...Read More
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I have been a patient of Dr. Lipschitz since 2009. I have seen many doctors for years but non compare to Dr. Lipschitz. He takes so much time with you, takes a very detailed history, listens and understands. He has a funny sense of humor too which makes you feel comfortable. I must say there can be...Read More
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He's very smart, personable and thorough, just expect to wait to see him and it will be worth your time. His staff is wonderful, two great gals!
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO