Dr. Valerie Lyon, MD

Dr. Valerie Lyon, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Valerie Lyon, MD is a family medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Temple University School of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in family medicine.

59 E 54th St Rm 23

New York, NY 10022

Contact Information

(212) 750-8330

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • POMCO Group
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Lyon's Experience

Dr. Lyon's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lyon "We see ourselves as doctors who listen, who are sensitive to your unique needs and medical circumstances, and who maximize our years of clinical expertise to achieve our shared objectives in your healthcare. As board certified primary care physicians and clinical instructors at NYU Langone Medical Center, we work closely with the city's most highly respected in-network specialists, and we refer you to them with care and confidence. We look forward to seeing you soon."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

33  Conditions Treated


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23  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Colposcopy
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Temple University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • South Nassau Comm Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lyon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lyon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lyon to family and friends
22 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Lyon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I started seeing Dr. Lyon this year and could not be happier with her and the practice. She is professional and clearly very knowledgeable, but also friendly, caring and empathetic. She makes me feel at ease and listens carefully to my symptoms and concerns. I can't recommend her highly enough.
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She's the best. Never retire!!
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I have been going to Dr Valerie Lyon since April 2016, after 2 visits I can recommend her wholeheartedly. Caring, professional and responsive- she has given me insight into my health that other physicians never did- she always replies to my emails the next day. Office is pleasant in a central...more
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I absolutely LOVE Dr. Lyon!!! Love her so much that I've followed her when she moved! Dr. Valerie Lyon is a very kind woman who makes you feel as comfortable as possible during the dreaded GYN exam (LOL). I would (and have) recommend fa,ily and friends to her...she is a gentle soul
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