Dr. Stephen Paget, MD

Dr. Stephen Paget, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
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74 y/o
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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

Background Check

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. Paget's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paget treats Arthritis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Paget treats this condition more than 98% 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. Paget treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Paget treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paget treats Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) more than 93% of his peers

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

Dr. Paget's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthrocentesis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bone Disorders
Bursa Injection
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Injection of Tendon
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Kawasaki Disease
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
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
Paracentesis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Block
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Injections
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Temporal Arteritis
Tendonitis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 m...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

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

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Paget's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Paget

3.9

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(12)
4 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
3 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
22.22222222222222%
(4)

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ULTIMATE PROFESSIONAL: Dr Paget is a rare combination of a highly competent and compassionate doctor. His exams -- both physical and verbal are done with expertise and kindness. He works to develop a partnership with his patients and values their input. Live long and prosper and please don't retire...Read More
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You won't find a more experienced physician with a nuanced view of autoimmune diseases. Cares deeply for patients. He is a skilled diagnostician and supportive caring doctor.
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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...Read 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...Read 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...Read More
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Locations

Weill Cornell Medicine Rheumatology

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(212) 235-1519

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

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

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