Dr. Arthur W Hammer MD Pulmonologist

Dr. Arthur Hammer is a pulmonologist in Brooklyn, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Beth Israel Medical Center and New York Community Hospital. He received his medical degree from Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico and has been in practice for 44 years. Dr. Hammer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 26 doctors at Beth Israel Medical Center and one of 5 at New York Community Hospital who specialize in Pulmonary Disease. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish and Polish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pulmonologist: General Pulmonary Medicine, Asthma & COPD

Clinical Interests: Hypertension, Lung, Asthma, Diffucult chronic asthma, COPD, Interstitial Lung diseases, Pulmonary Hypertension, Current management of DVT and Pulmonary Embolism, Lung Ca

Hospital Affiliation

Beth Israel Medical Center
High performing in Pulmonology

New York Community Hospital

Education & Medical Training

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1972 - 1973

Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, 1974

New York University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine, 1976

Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1970 - 1971

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Class of 1970

Other Training, Medicine, 1964 - 1970

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians

Publications & Presentations

Changes in the transmission of tuberculosis in New York.
Hammer, A.W.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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