Dr. Judith A. Benstein MD Nephrologist

Dr. Judith Benstein is a nephrologist in New York, New York. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases and NYU Langone Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Benstein accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 3 doctors at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases and one of 18 at NYU Langone Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology. She also speaks multiple languages, including Hebrew.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Nephrologist: General Nephrology, Acute Renal Failure, Kidney & Pancreas Transplantation

Hospital Affiliation

NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases

NYU Langone Medical Center
Ranked #39 in Nephrology

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1985 - 1986

VA Medical Center (New York NY)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982 - 1985

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 28 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 26 years in Nephrology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Quantitative Evaluation of Acute Renal Transplant Dysfunction with Low-Dose Three-dimensional MR Renography.
Yamamoto, A., Zhang, J.L., Rusinek, H., Chandarana, H., Vivier, P., Babb, J.S., Diflo, T., John, D.G., Benstein, J.A., Barisoni, L., Stoffel, D.R., Lee, V.S.

Kidney Function: Glomerular Filtration Rate Measurement with MR Renography in Patients with Cirrhosis.
Vivier, P., Storey, P., Rusinek, H., Zhang, J.L., Yamamoto, A., Tantillo, K., Khan, U., Lim, R.P., Babb, J.S., John, D., Teperman, L.W., Chandarana, H., Friedman, K., Benstein, J.A., Skolnik, E.Y., Lee, V.S.

Comparison of heparin-coated and conventional split-tip hemodialysis catheters.
Clark, T.I., Jacobs, D., Charles, H.W., Kovacs, S., Aquino, T., Erinjeri, J., Benstein, J.A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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