Dr. Douglas Louis Prisco MD Internist

Dr. Douglas Prisco is an internist in New Hyde Park, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Long Island Jewish Medical Center and The Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens. He received his medical degree from Sapienza University of Rome and has been in practice for 41 years. Dr. Prisco accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 194 doctors at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and one of 93 at The Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens who specialize in Internal Medicine. He also speaks multiple languages, including Italian.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: Pulmonology

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai School of Medicine at Elmhurst
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1975–1979

Mount Sinai School of Medicine at Elmhurst
Internship, Transitional Year, 1974–1975

Sapienza University of Rome
Class of 1973

Georgetown University
Other Training, Governance, 1967

N.Y.U. School of Education
Other Training, Biology, 1967–1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Pulmonary Disease

NY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

People's Choice Award Recipient, Consumers' Research Council of America
2009

People's Choice Award Recipient, Consumers' Research Council of America
2010

Listed, Guide to America'sTop Physicians
2007

Who's Who In America, Marquis'
2000

Man of the Year, the American Lung Association of Queens, NY
1997

1997 Honoree, American Lung Assoc. of Queens
1997

Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians
1983

Publications & Presentations

One-Stage Surgery for Bilateral Bullous Emphysema via Median Sternotomy: Report of Three Cases.
Lee, Manoon & Prisco, Douglas L. & Lajam, Fouad 1983 11 1

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI 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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