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Dr. James Underberg

Internal Medicine
New York, NY
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About me
I specialize in
Internal Medicine
I have been in practice
33 years
I speak
English
I'm known for
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Member
Votes
HDL cholesterol
4th
Nationally
40
Blood lipoproteins
5th
Nationally
20
Hyperlipidemia
7th
Nationally
6
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My answers and insights have
Helped 329,584 people
Received 581 doctor agrees
Received 328 thanks
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Dr. Underberg is a leader in identifying and treating the lipid abnormalities that cause heart disease - the number 1 cause of death in the US
Dr. Underberg is a national leader in the evaluation and management of lipid disorders and hypertension. He gets my highest recommendation!
Veery accurate and worthwhile answers.
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I am located at
317 East 34th Street
7th Floor
New York , NY 10016
Accepted Insurance Plans
Aetna
Cigna
Oxford Health Plans
United HealthCare Insurance Company
Medicare
I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, PA
1986
Academic Appointments
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director Bellevue Hospital Lipid Center
NYU Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
I'm affiliated with
Hospitals
NYU HOSPITALS CENTER
BELLEVUE HOSPITAL CENTER
I've won the following awards
Top General Internist, New York
Winter 2013
NYU School of Medicine Clinical Teaching Award 2010
NY Magazine Best Doctors 2011
I've published
Resistant hypertension and sleep apnea: pathophysiologic insights and strategic management.
Curr. Diab. Rep., Feb;11(1):64-9 (2011)
Bridging the gap in treatment options for patients with hypertriglyceridemia.
J Fam Pract., Dec;56(12 Suppl New):S24-31 (2007)
The role of mipomersen therapy in the treatment of familial hypercholesterolemia
Clinical Investigation , (2012) 2(10), 1033–1037
Roda Plakogiannis, Lisa Cioce, Edward Fisher, James A Underberg
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