Dr. Stephen Paget, MD

Dr. Stephen Paget, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
73 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Stephen Paget, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Weill Cornell Medicine Rheumatology

535 E 70th St Fl 7

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ankylosing Spondylitis
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Paget'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Paget "My staff and I are committed to providing you with the best possible rheumatology care anywhere in the setting of a warm, caring, supportive office environment that is aimed at improving the quality of your life. I will share my over 35 years of medical and rheumatology expertise with you, and we will both work toward developing a close partnership that will keep you as healthy as possible, no matter what your current state of health is."

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

71  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

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.


  • Brooklyn College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1966
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • National Institutes Of Health Clinical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Paget has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Paget's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paget to family and friends
16 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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  • 4
  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Paget's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Paget has helped me through the thick and thin of my Lupus. He has so much experience with auto-immune, that I know he understands my problems and always recommends a solution to put me out of pain. He is highly active on email so I get his responses almost real time whenever there is a...more
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I accompanied my wife for a consultation about what she thought was a serious problem. Before booking a consultation with such a senior physician, we wondered if he be too busy for an individual patient, given his extraordinary qualification, or would he be the best choice because of his years of...more
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Dr. Paget is not only at the top of his field, he is one of the kindest human beings I have ever met. There is not one thing I could possibly say that is even slightly negative about him. He is brilliant, responsive, funny, enormously caring and easily one of the finest doctors if not THE finest...more
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Dr Paget may be tops in his field but don't try to contact him with a problem! I realize he must be extremely busy but he should remember his patients would like to speak with him if necessary. The email system he has is nonsense!
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The positive is that Dr Paget is considered the top in his field and seems to deserve that honor. He is professional and a real gentleman. He responds to emails almost instantly. The negative is that his office is overloaded with work, and inefficient at getting back on track. Don't ever expect...more
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