Dr. Walter Futterweit, MD

Dr. Walter Futterweit, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 86
Dr. Walter Futterweit, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 57 years. He graduated from New York Univ Sch Of Med in 1957 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

1172 Park Ave

New York, NY 10128

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more than 71% of peers
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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

37  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Hormone Therapy, Men

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • New York Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1957
  • Beth Israel Medical Center-Petrie Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1958
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1960
  • Mt Sinai Hosp-Worcester Fdn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1961

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Futterweit has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Futterweit's Reviews

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9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Futterweit's Performance

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  • 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 (3)

This doctor is all ego....borderline senile, He ordered tests on my daughter...interpreted them as a surgical emergency, I cant be responsible for you he told her" I called him as my daughter called me upset...He used the technique Do you know who I am, to whom younare talking to" He did not feel...more
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I initially saw Dr., Futterweit for a consultation. As a result of how positive the experience was, I have seen Dr. Futterweit every three months for the past 11-12 years. He is a valued source of medical care to me. He and his staff have been an integral support to my overall physical health. He...more
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Dr. Futterweit is a scam. He charge thousands of dollars to those who he feels are desperate for his advise. In the meantime, he does not prescribe the medicine in the right way. The pharmacist had to tell me that there is no slow release Glucophage... how did he not know this... Im sure im not...more
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