Dr. Pooja Paunikar, MD

Dr. Pooja Paunikar, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
38 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Pooja Paunikar, MD is a family medicine specialist in Briarcliff Manor, NY and has been practicing for 3 years. She specializes in family medicine.Read her story

Columbia Doctors

302 Chappaqua Rd

Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • MVP Health Care

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Dr. Paunikar's Experience

Dr. Paunikar'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

Dr. Paunikar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Paunikar "Dr. Paunikar is excited to join the ColumbiaDoctors-North Star group in Westchester County. She is a graduate from the University of California (BS), Dartmouth Medical School (MPH), and the American University of Antigua (MD). She completed her Family Medicine Residency and a year as Chief Resident at North Shore-LIJ Southside Hospital in Bay Shore, New York. She provides primary care services and is expecially interested in Women's Health issues. Her offices are located in Briarcliff Manor and Croton-On-Hudson, New York."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Paunikar "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

179  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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.


  • American University Of Antiqua College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2012
  • Northshore Long Island Jewish Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Paunikar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. P. is caring, knowledgable, professional, and devotes time to each of her patients. It seems like she really cares about each person she sees and does not rush you out of the office to get the next body in the exam room. I have recommended her to all my family and friends. You owe it to...Read More
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