Dr. Terry Rifkin, MD

Dr. Terry Rifkin, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Terry Rifkin, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1981 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

900 Northern Blvd Ste 220

Great Neck, NY 11021

Contact Information

(516) 466-0778

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Rh Incompatibility Screening
very high
more than 96% of peers
Pap Smear
very high
more than 94% of peers
Colporrhaphy
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Rifkin'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.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

56  Conditions Treated

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33  Procedures

  • Amniocentesis
  • Birth Control
  • Colporrhaphy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair
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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

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rifkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rifkin's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rifkin to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Rifkin'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I’ve seen him regularly during my last trimester during pregnancy and he’s amazing. Something about his persona makes you feel relaxed and comfortable. He makes you laugh and is very encouraging. I highly recommend him. He knows his stuff!
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Dr. Rifkin is the consummate doctor - caring, extremely knowledgeable, compassionate, and always calm and available. He cares very much about both the physical and emotional well-being of his patients and does everything within his power to take care of both. His is a dying breed of doctor who is...more
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I understand everyone is busy but I made my appointment over a month ago and I to wait over two hours just to be seenseen with any available doctor at this office. This is very unprofessional. I would have rather received a telephone call explaining there was a problem and been offered another...more
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