Dr. Douglas Sepkowitz MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Douglas Sepkowitz is an infectious disease specialist in Brooklyn, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Maimonides Medical Center and University Hospital of Brooklyn at Long Island College Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. He is one of 14 doctors at Maimonides Medical Center and one of 7 at University Hospital of Brooklyn at Long Island College Hospital who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Maimonides Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1982

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1984 - 1986

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

NY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Patient with rheumatoid arthritis on methotrexate with multiple infecting organisms causing gastritis.
Husney, R.,Privman, V.,Sepkowitz, D.

Acute reversible heart failure with highly active antiretroviral therapy.
Srivastava, M., Verghese, C., Sepkowitz, D.

Spinal epidural abscess in hemodialysis patients: a case series and review.
Wong, S. S., Daka, S., Pastewski, A., Kyaw, W., Chapnick, E., Sepkowitz, D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS 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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