Sumir Sahgal, MB

Sumir Sahgal, MB

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(4)
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Sumir Sahgal, MB is an internal medicine specialist in Bronx, NY. He graduated from University of Delhi / Maulana Azad Medical College and specializes in internal medicine, cardiology, and more.Read his story

2015 Grand Concourse

Bronx, NY 10453

Contact Information

(718) 299-7295

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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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

Sumir Sahgal's bio

This content was provided by Sumir Sahgal "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."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Sumir Sahgal "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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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

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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

  • 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

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Sumir Sahgal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Sumir Sahgal to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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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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