Dr. Yelena Sokolova, MD

Dr. Yelena Sokolova, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Yelena Sokolova, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from First Moscow Medical State University / I.M. Sechenov in 1992 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.Read her story

4766B Bedford Ave Fl 2

Brooklyn, NY 11235

Contact Information

(718) 648-8877

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Malaise and Fatigue
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Sokolova'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.

Dr. Sokolova's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sokolova "Board Certification in anti-aging metabolic medicine along with rheumatology allows me to look for and find the very root of the disease and help my patients to deal with it in an optimal way. I am proud of the excellent care we are privileged to provide to our patients since we address body as a whole - the physical, emotional and psychological aspects of bodily functions. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sokolova "I am a perfectionist. Over the years I created one of the best rheumatology practices. Yes, we are using latest medications and latest technology, we are able to detect rheumatic diseases at the early stage and we help our patients tremendously. We are a team of very dedicated professionals who are doing their best every day so that you, our patients, can enjoy the best possible outcome in regards to your health. And we delivers outstanding results. For more info visit www.nyintegrativerheumatology.com"

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

30  Conditions Treated

16  Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Biological Therapy
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bursa Injection
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Injection Therapy
  • IV Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Steroid Injection
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Ultrasound-Guided Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • First Tashkent State Medical Institute
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • First Moscow Medical State University / I.M. Sechenov
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • St Vincent's Med Ctr Richmond
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • St Vincent's Med Ctr Richmond
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Winthrop University Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sokolova has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sokolova's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sokolova to family and friends
32 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Sokolova's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I am writing this review in order to help others who are seeking a very compassionate and knowledgeable Rheumatologist. The reviews left by her patients were the determine factor in making my decision. I have been a patient of Dr. Sokolova for over one year and I am extremely pleasure with the care...more
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Called to see if I could make an appointment on Monday April 2, 2018. Once the receptionist heard I didn’t have the right insurance she wanted nothing to do with the conversation. Extremely rude and unprofessional. I have been suffering with severe joint for the past month and she didn’t even...more
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I have rheumatoid arthritis for more than ten years and I saw other Rheumatologists before. The usual drill in the medical office is that a doctor spends ten minutes with you, prescribes medications and moves on to see another patient. Dr. Sokolova sat down with me, spent her time explaining to me...more
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I am a patient in this office for the last six years. Dr. Sokolova did help me a lot with my arthritis by not only using artritis medications but also thru investigating and treating my infections. I am almost pain free and feel better thsn ever. Highly recommend this office.
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I have severe psoriatic arthritis since I was 17 (33 now) and all other doctors just shove medications at me and tell me that there is nothing else to be done. Not Dr. Sokolova. She suggested diet changes, ordered thorough testing, and great advice. She checks my blood work every visit & will call...more
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