Dr. Wilfredo Talavera, MD

Dr. Wilfredo Talavera, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Wilfredo Talavera, MD is an internal medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1976 and specializes in internal medicine and pulmonary disease.

205 Lexington Ave

New York, NY 10016

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  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
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Dr. Talavera's conditions and procedures:

Acidosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Bronchiectasis
Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Bronchospasm
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Fungal Infections
Influenza (Flu)
Interstitial Lung Disease
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Cancer
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Pleural Effusion
Pneumonia
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Respiratory Failure
Rheumatoid Lung Disease
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Spirometry
Stress Test
Thrombosis
Tuberculosis
Ultrasound
Vascular Disease
Viral Infection
Wheezing

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Talavera and the staff at New York Doctors Primary and Pulmonary Care take pride in offering exceptional, state-of-the-art care combined with personalized, compassionate attention. With over 35 years of experience in clinical and academic prac...

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Education

  • 1982
    Beth Israel Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1982
  • 1980
    Beth Israel Medical Center-Chief Resident
    Residency Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    Beth Israel Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1977
    Beth Israel Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School
    1976
  • 1972
    City College of New York CUNY
    Undergraduate School
    1972

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Talavera's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Talavera

3.4

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
15%
(3)
1 Star
30%
(6)

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Extremely long wait period. Very rude receptionist. Doctor is fine with patients waiting for hours. He’s friend skip the line. There’s more people waiting then chairs, most of the time. After one hour of waiting with any perspective at the sight me and my daughter left. I felt humiliated. Avoid...Read More
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I used to go to Dr.Talavera's office as he was my GP and multiple times I had my health concerns written off as nothing more than in my head only to find out later either on my own or at the hospital that there was in fact something wrong. I stopped going but my mom stayed and now she had a mix up...Read More
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Dr. Wilfredo Talavera is truly a superb human being and an amazing, top-notch doctor. I stumbled upon him when going to a local walk-in clinic near my job due to chest pains and shortness of breath. I thought I would find a typical doc in a box doctor who couldn't care less about me, and who would...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Amerihealth
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
HealthFirst
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

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