- A type 1 diabetic whose pancreas has been damaged will need insulin.
- A person with Hashimoto’s whose thyroid has been damaged will need replacement thyroid hormones.
- Someone with Sjogren’s syndrome will need eye drops and mouth rinses to replace tears and saliva.
We found 4 providers with an interest in autoimmune disorders and who accept Health Insurance Plan of New York near Patchogue, NY.
Dr. Grace Gathungu sees patients in East Setauket, NY and Patchogue, NY. Her medical specialty is pediatric gastroenterology. Dr. Gathungu studied medicine at Howard University College of Medicine. She trained at Long Island College Hospital for residency. In her practice, she is particularly interested in celiac disease, crohn's disease, and colitis. She is an in-network provider for Viant, Healthfirst, and CIGNA Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. She is conversant in Spanish.
Relevant Interests: , celiac disease
All Interests: Gastrointestinal Problems, Crohn's Disease, Celiac Disease, Colitis, Acid Reflux
Dr. David Silverstein specializes in dermatology (skin disorders). He has a special interest in contact dermatitis, laser hair removal, and acne. Dr. Silverstein has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Viant, and Healthfirst, as well as other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Stony Brook University Medical Center.
Relevant Interests: , psoriasis
All Interests: Psoriasis, Botox Injection, Contact Dermatitis, Laser Hair Removal, Skin Cancer, Acne, ... (Read more)
Dr. Pina Patel-Pulipati practices pediatric neurology in Medford, NY and Patchogue, NY. Her clinical interests include migraine, intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri), and carotid artery disease. She accepts HealthSmart, Viant, and Healthfirst, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Patel-Pulipati attended St. George's University School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at a hospital affiliated with Stony Brook University Medical Center.
Relevant Interests: , multiple sclerosis (MS)
All Interests: Dizziness, Neck Pain, Neuromuscular Disorders, Migraine, Degenerative Disc Disease, Dementia, ... (Read more)
Dr. Julie Cherian works as a pediatric rheumatologist. These areas are among Dr. Cherian's clinical interests: uveitis, kawasaki disease, and psoriasis. She accepts Viant, Healthfirst, CIGNA Plans, and more. She is a graduate of SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine. For her professional training, Dr. Cherian completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish.
Relevant Interests: , psoriasis, Sjogren's syndrome, scleroderma
All Interests: Psoriasis, Scleroderma, Rheumatic Diseases, Kawasaki Disease, Arthritis, Uveitis, Sjogren's ... (Read more)