Dr. Shelley Berson, MD

Dr. Shelley Berson, MD

Sleep Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Shelley Berson, MD is a sleep medicine specialist in West Nyack, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from SUNY Upstate Med Univ in 1986 and specializes in sleep medicine.

2 Strawtown Rd Ste 2

West Nyack, NY 10994

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 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)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Dr. Berson's Experience

Dr. Berson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sleep Medicine
  • Board certified in Otolaryngology and Sleep Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

58  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy

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.


  • SUNY Upstate Med Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • St Vincents Hospital and Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Manhattan Eet Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berson to family and friends
23 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Berson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I’ve never felt so rushed and dismissed by any doctor in my life. She literally didn’t let me get a word in and ushered me to another room for a hearing test, passive agressively announced I aught to have made a separate appointment if I wanted to ask more questions then made a huge point of...more
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Front desk and ladies doing the audio tests were very friendly. Dr. Berson was very short with me and couldn't figure out my problem. She didn't seem like she cared too much. They suggested allergy tests and then shots, but I only agreed because they specifically told me that they were free. Turns...more
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she has helped me by pushing me to get a c-pap test which led me to get c=pap machine. It has definitely made a difference in breathing and reflux problems. no long waiting time for appointment or in in waiting room.
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I got my dreams back!.... Dr Berson took the time to talk to me about my concerns, listened (which is becoming a lost art), and thoughtfully evaluated my medical history. I just thought I needed an allergy spray.. I learned that I wasn't sleeping through the night and that lack of deep, restorative...more
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Doctor Berson was very nice and caring. Her staff on the other hand is kurt, rude, unhelpful and can use some training in customer service. Though people are treated better in restaurants than in Doctors offices typically, these people behave is if there are no other doctors around. Also- after...more
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