Dr. Sujit Sheth, MD

Dr. Sujit Sheth, MD

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Pediatric Hematology & Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o
(2)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sujit Sheth, MD is a pediatric hematology-oncology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in pediatric hematology & oncology and pediatrics.Read his story

Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

525 E 68th St # Payson

New York, NY 10065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Thalassemia
very high
more than 93% of peers
Blood Disorders
normal
more than 64% of peers

Dr. Sheth'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.

Dr. Sheth's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sheth "Dr. Sujit Sheth is the Chief of the Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology and Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Attending Pediatrician at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He is also Vice Chair of Clinical Research in the Department of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Sheth is board-certified in pediatrics and pediatric hematology/oncology, and is an expert in iron metabolism, thalassemia, and sickle cell disease. Dr. Sheth completed his medical training at the University of Bombay, receiving his medical degree (MBBS) in 1988 and completing his resident specialty training in Pediatrics (MD) in 1991. A year later, he entered Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surgeons as a Post-Doctoral Fellow in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, completing his fellowship in 1995 and his obligatory additional year of residency in Pediatrics in 1996. Following his residency, Dr. Sheth joined the Columbia University faculty where he was named Assistant Professor of Pediatrics. He assumed responsibility as Clinical Director of the Pediatric Hematology program, and was promoted to Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics in 2004. In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Sheth is recognized for his dedication to medical education. At NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, he was voted Attending of the Year by the Pediatric Housestaff in 2010 and nominated for Teacher of the Year eight times, receiving the honor in 1999. He has served on resident selection and education committees, as well as on the Scientific Advisory Board, Irving Center for Clinical Research at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Sheth has also established himself as a physician-scientist with a focus on clinical research related to disorders of iron overload. He has completed work as Principle Investigator on one NIH grant, "Mentored Patient-Oriented Hematology Research Training," and as co-investigator on several other NIH funded studies, and is currently co-investigator on three ongoing NIH studies investigating various aspects of iron metabolism."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sheth "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

38  Conditions Treated

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1  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.

Education

  • Seth G.S. Medical College, Bombay
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sheth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sheth's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sheth to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 4
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Dr. Sheth's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    POOR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Absolutely inconsiderate of patient’s needs or concerns. He has turned a once pleasant clinic with caring familiar nurses to an inhumane rat maze with no medical direction. His bedside manner is poor. His demeanor is arrogant and condescending. I do not feel that I am truly cared about...in...more
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