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Dr. Zalman Starosta, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 69

Dr. Starosta

Dr. Zalman Starosta, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Saint Petersburg Pavlov State Medical University-M.D. in 1976 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.


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Dr. Starosta's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Thyroid Disease
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Dr. Starosta treats Thyroid Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Starosta treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Vitamin D Deficiency
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Dr. Starosta treats Vitamin D Deficiency more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Starosta treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Bone Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Starosta treats Bone Disorders more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Starosta treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Starosta's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breath Testing
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diet Counseling
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Immunization
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Nodular Goiter
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Physical Examination
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spirometry
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syncope
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Zalman Starosta is an Internist and Endocrinologist serving the Brooklyn area for more than 35 years. Dr. Starosta is experienced in Arthritis, Asthma and Diabetes. He is a professional member of the American Medical Association and the American Diabetes Association. Dr. Zalman Starosta was also awarded the Patients' Choice Award and the Compassionate Doctor Recognition."

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Endocrinology-Montefiore Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Internal Medicine-The Methodist Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
Saint Petersburg Pavlov State Medical University-M.D.
Medical School
1976

Languages

  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • English

Dr. Starosta's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Starosta

3.4

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Very good and passionate doctor
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I am very satisfied with my visit to this doctor. The doctor is very knowledgeable, has a lot of experience. He is very kind and sympathetic. You can draw a blood on the same premises on the same day of your visit . I got the blood results back the next day with the doctor's comments on them. The...Read More
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Doctor himseld is nice and caring. But in order to get to him you will have to deal with his office workers. I would say this people do not know anything about being professional. Dear friends, this office very professional in hiring unprofessional workers. Dont be surprised if you come to your...Read More
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This MD's bedside manner is great . HE is knowledgeable.The staff was careing and very helpful.This MD spent 20-25 mins explaining my health issue and tailoring my treatment for me.
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Locations

Brighton Medical Services P.C.

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 8:30pm
    • Tue: 12:00pm - 8:30pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 8:30pm
    • Fri: 12:00pm - 6:00pm
    • Sat: 9:00am - 2:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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