Dr. Sebastian Lighvani, MD

Dr. Sebastian Lighvani, MD

Allergy & Immunology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Sebastian Lighvani, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from King's College London School Of Medicine, University Of London in 1995 and specializes in allergy & immunology.

261 E 78th St Fl 4

New York, NY 10075

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hives
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pollen Allergy
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Lighvani'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.

1  Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology

1  Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*

30  Conditions Treated

22  Procedures

  • Allergen Immunotherapy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Breath Testing
  • Desensitization
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Environmental Allergy Testing
  • Immunization
  • Immunotherapy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Lung Spirometry
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Patch Testing
  • Rhinoscopy
  • Spirometry
  • Xolair® Therapy

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

  • King's College London School Of Medicine, University Of London
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Johns Hopkins University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Mayo Grad School Med/mayo Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lighvani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lighvani's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lighvani to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Lighvani's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

ROCK STAR. Dr Lighvani is the best allergist. I went to him with 15 percent lung function. in 30 days it was 85 percent. I am far from done but it is comforting to have him in my corner. He gives you the time to review all options. Great Bedside manner. The staff is wonderfull also. Very...more
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He is very thorough. He listens and explains things well. He's an excellent doctor.
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