Sumir Sahgal, MB

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Sumir Sahgal, MB
Dr. Sumir Sahgal, a Board-Certified Internist, is the Medical Director of Essen Medical Associates, P.C., a comprehensive multi-specialty medical group with 6 offices in the Bronx, N.Y, and EssenMED House Calls, a physician-based house call service caring for chronically-ill homebound patients living in New York City and Westchester. Under Dr. Sahgal's leadership, Essen Medical Associates was one the first to achieve the 'Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home' designation in the state of New York State. Additionally, as one of the 'Early Adopters' of Electronic Health Records in New York City, Dr. Sahgal was recognized with a visit from Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and the Health Commissioners of both the city and state in 2008. Most recently, he was inducted into the inaugural class of Health Information Technology (HIT) Fellows awarded by the Office of the National Coordinator of Health Information Technology for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and was honored with the 'New York Health IT Practice Champion Award' by the New York eHealth Collaborative in October 2012. Leveraging the use of HIT by arming providers with electronic health records, in 2005 Dr. Sahgal launched EssenMED House Calls to extend primary care services beyond office walls and into patient homes. EssenMed House Calls is now the largest private practice-based medical house call program in the New York State. A critical component to reducing avoidable hospitalization and visits to emergency rooms, EssenMED House Calls also partners with a number of local area hospitals to provide Transition of Care services, interim care to patients following hospital discharge A graduate of Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India, Dr. Sahgal completed his Internal Medicine Residency training program at Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, and holds a Master's degree in Health Policy and Management from New York University. Among his notable accomplishments and leadership roles, Dr. Sahgal is currently the Chief Medical Office of Balance Accountable Care Organization. He also serves on a number of committees including, the International Medical Graduates Committee of the American Medical Association (AMA) and is the Chair of the Committee for International Medical Graduates of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY). He is also an active member of the American College of Physicians, the Bronx County Medical Society, the American Medical Directors Association, and the American Academy of Home Care Physicians.

Essen Medical Associates P.C.

2015 Grand Concourse

Bronx, NY 10453

Contact Information

(718) 299-7295

Sumir Sahgal, MB

Sumir Sahgal, MB

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
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Care Philosophy

Our mission is to provide highest quality care to our patients by combining latest advances in medicine, patient-centered compassionate care, and leading-edge information technology, such as electronic medical records and e-prescriptions.
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Sumir Sahgal's Experience

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Sumir Sahgal's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Acute Care Nursing (Clinical Nurse Specialist)
  • Adult & Pediatric Urology
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Behavioral Sleep Medicine
  • Cardiology
  • Chiropractic
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dermatology
  • Diabetes Education Nursing
  • Diabetes Medicine
  • Dietetics
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Endocrinology
  • Family Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hematology
  • Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Nutrition Consulting
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pain Management Nursing
  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
  • Pediatrics
  • Physical Therapy
  • Psychiatry
  • Pulmonology
  • Radiology
  • Urgent Care Medicine
  • Urology
  • Women's Health Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Abscess
  • Acid Reflux
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholic Liver Disease
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autism
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blindness
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Broken Arm
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Tear
  • Cataract
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Cirrhosis
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cold Sore
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Common Cold
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Deafness
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Dermatitis
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Emphysema
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Essential Tremor
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Pain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gallstones
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroparesis
  • Glaucoma
  • Gout
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hammer Toe
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hives
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Leukemia
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lichen Planus
  • Ligament Tears
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Malnutrition
  • Measles
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Mumps
  • Muscular Pain
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myelopathy
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Narcolepsy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatitis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pemphigoid
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Polio
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Psoriasis
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Issues in Palliative Care
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflux Nephropathy
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ringworm
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Snoring
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Strep Throat
  • Stroke
  • Swimmer's Ear
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syncope
  • Tendonitis
  • Tetanus
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tonsillitis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Warts
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Whooping Cough
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Acne Scar Removal
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Filling
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Dermabrasion
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Eye Procedure
  • Fracture Care
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Root Canal
  • Steroid Injection
  • Teeth Extraction

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

  • University of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • International Medical Graduates Committee of the American Medical Association
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • New York University
    Other Education | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Sumir Sahgal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Sumir Sahgal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Sumir Sahgal to family and friends
4.0
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Sumir Sahgal's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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  • Aetna
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  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
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  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • EmblemHealth
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    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Fidelis Care
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  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
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  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
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