Dr. Sammy Chitayat, MD

Dr. Sammy Chitayat, MD

Geriatric Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sammy Chitayat, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from U Rome in 1973 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

16 E 52nd St Ste 403

New York, NY 10022

Contact Information

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
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hearing Screening
very high
more than 93% of peers
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
very high
more than 93% of peers

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  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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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.


  • U Rome
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Staten Island Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Beekman Downtown Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chitayat has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chitayat's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chitayat to family and friends
based on 14 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Chitayat's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in New York, NY
Dr. Chitayat is amazing. He is through, actually cares about his patients and spends a lot of time with them. I cannot say enough good things about him. I have recommended several people to him and they are all extremely pleased. That being said, his front desk staff is not good. She is...more
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Very pleasant and knowledgeable doctor. Always very patient, thorough and attentive during my visits. Would 100% recommend!
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in New York, NY
He is extremely thorough. Pleasant personality and is interested in you as the patient. He listened to and answered my inquiries. I trust his judgement.
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