Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of IM/Cardiovascular Disease

  • Medical school

    • Harvard Medical School

  • Residencies

    • Montefiore Medical Center - Moses Division

  • Internships

    • Montefiore Medical Center - Moses Division

  • Fellowships

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Long Island Jewish Valley Stream

    • North Shore University Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

Insurance information

Don't be surprised

Learn how you can avoid unanticipated medical bills

Learn more about medical bills

Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

Unlike websites where anyone can post doctor reviews, only actual patients can provide information by completing the survey sent to them by Press Ganey. Learn more.

4.9 out of 5 4.9 out of 5 rating
| 287.0 patient ratings & 122 patient comments

Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider

5.0 out of 5 5.0 out of 5 rating

Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

4.9 out of 5 4.9 out of 5 rating

Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

4.9 out of 5 4.9 out of 5 rating

Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment

4.9 out of 5 4.9 out of 5 rating

Information the care provider gave you about medications(if any)

4.9 out of 5 4.9 out of 5 rating

Instructions the care provider gave you about follow up care (if any)

4.9 out of 5 4.9 out of 5 rating

Degrees to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand

5.0 out of 5 5.0 out of 5 rating

Amount of time the care provider spent with you

4.9 out of 5 4.9 out of 5 rating

Your confidence in this care provider

5.0 out of 5 5.0 out of 5 rating

Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others

4.9 out of 5 4.9 out of 5 rating

Most recent comments

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

03/15/2019
"Been with Dr. Epstein for 30 + years. I have some substantial health issues and he is on top of everything. If he retires, I will move to Canada. A wonderful, caring physician. 200% satisfied with his work and I don't give out compliments that often."
03/13/2019
"dr Epstein is a great dr."
02/28/2019
"Dr. Epstein is an amazing, smart & caring dr. There is no better."
02/19/2019
"Very satisfied. Excellent Doctor Epstein."
02/11/2019
"Dr Epstein is an amazing doctor and person"
02/04/2019
"Unfortunately, there are not too many doctors as Doctor Nathaniel Epstein. He possesses the qualities that most doctors lack nowadays, that happen to be quite informed in the medical profession. Dr. Epstein showed genuine interest, concern, LISTENS, and MOST of had PATIENCE. #9-100. EXCELLENT. "
01/28/2019
"Using the doctor for years have every confidence in him!"
01/23/2019
"Always excellent and helpful! "
01/16/2019
"Very professional."
12/24/2018
"Dr. Epstein is an intelligent, kind, compassionate, personable doctor."
11/14/2018
"TOP DOCTOR!!"
11/13/2018
"Dr. Epstein has been my care provider since 2000. He is an excellent physician who is always available to answer questions. He is thorough and very concerned about my wellness."
11/13/2018
"Dr. Epstein is very thorough and patient friendly!"
11/05/2018
"DR Epstein excellent doctor"
11/01/2018
"Terrific physician."
10/25/2018
"Dr. Epstein is wonderful."
10/24/2018
"Very good always."
10/10/2018
"Dr. Epstein a true professional. Excellent doctor. I've recommended him in the past."
10/05/2018
"I've been a patient for over 25 years, excellent doctor."
09/30/2018
"An excellent, caring doctor. I have recommended Dr. Epstein to others."
09/27/2018
"Dr. Epstein goes above & beyond for me. "
08/29/2018
"Dr. Epstein is top notch in every way."
08/29/2018
"Dr. Epstein is an excellent physician."
08/22/2018
"My visits with Dr. Epstein over decades have always been professional and helpful in finding solutions to medical problems."
08/08/2018
"Dr. Epstein is knowledgeable, caring & takes the time to answer your questions. Makes patients feel at ease. "
08/03/2018
"Dr. Epstein is the best!"
08/01/2018
"Very satisfied."
07/31/2018
"Dr. Epstein has been my primary care doctor for many years. He is an experienced professional who cares for his patients."
06/30/2018
"Dr. Epstein is the BEST."
06/28/2018
"After 24 yrs. Dr. Epstein has helped keep me alive. He's the best!"
06/23/2018
"Dr. Epstein is a terrific, caring, competent physician and diagnostician. My wife and I have complete confidence in him and his treatment of us."
06/23/2018
"Dr. Epstein is the best ! I've been a patient for about 20 years and I am very satisfied with his care & concern"
06/19/2018
"Dr. Epstein is the best! He is a caring, good listener. Excellent explainer and a great diagnostician. I cannot imagine a better doctor."
06/14/2018
"Dr. Nathaniel Epstein is a WONDERFUL doctor. He is KIND, REFINED, PATIENT, LISTENS and seems TRULY CONCERNED & NEVER IN A RUSH and TRULY DEDICATED. These ATTRIBUTES that he POSSESSES are PRICELESS. UNFORTUNATELY, NOT to MANY DOCTORS HAVE THESE QUALITIES. 1, 9, 10. Excellent. "
06/14/2018
"best doctor!!"
06/13/2018
"I have recommended Dr. Epstein to others. He's wonderful. An asset to your organization."
05/22/2018
"dr Epstein very dedicated and professional."
05/03/2018
"Dr. Epstein is wonderful. He has a fabulous bedside manner. I have the upmost confidence in him as my doctor"
04/24/2018
"I have been a patient in this practice for over 20 years; I have had a high level of confidence in my physician with this practice."
04/19/2018
"Doctor Epstein is out standing"
04/06/2018
"Dr. Epstein is the best doctor I've ever had. Hands down. I will recommend him in a heartbeat to anyone looking for a new doctor. Thanks for all your help and care Dr. Epstein!"
03/13/2018
"Dr. Epstein is an excellent physician, quite knowledgeable & cares about his patients. He is caring about his patients and will call them to follow up when necessary. "
03/11/2018
"I have been Dr. Epstein's patient since he came to this office. I have always had complete confidence in his treatment in my behalf."
03/11/2018
"Excellent dr."
02/21/2018
"Dr. Epstein is a very caring physician.He is very willing to discus any concern you have.He never fail to call and discus test results with his patients."
02/16/2018
"best primary care physician I've ever used"
02/16/2018
"calm and caring communicator!"
02/03/2018
"Dr. Epstein saved my life 20 years ago. He's the best."
02/01/2018
"Dr. Epstein is A+."
01/26/2018
"Dr Epstein is an excellent physician."
01/26/2018
"I will forever be grateful that Dr Epstein is my physician!"
01/14/2018
"I couldn't ask for a better doctor!"
01/13/2018
"Dr. Epstein has always been very attentive and concerned for my well-being. "
01/12/2018
"Excellent doctor."
12/23/2017
"I have been seeing this physician for over 20 years - he is an excellent physician and would highly recommend him"
12/21/2017
"Dr. Epstein provides for my medical needs in a most professional, knowledgeable and compassionately as possible - I would definitely recommend him to others."
11/29/2017
"Dr. Epstein is friendly, compassionate ad an excellent physician."
11/18/2017
"Dr. Epstein is an exceptionally competent and caring physician."
11/04/2017
"Dr. Epstein is great and I would recommend any time."
11/04/2017
"Excellent doctor. Great care and treatment informative very experienced, very helpful compassionate."
11/03/2017
"Dr. Epstein is a great doctor."
10/30/2017
"Dr. Epstein is a wonderful doctor and caring individual."
10/23/2017
"dr. Epstein is one of the most caring, patient friendly doctors I have ever met. he is non-intimidating, soft spoken and knowledgeable. always greets you with a big smile and friendly, soft spoken hello."
10/17/2017
"I was there for a flu shot. The appointment ran well."
10/05/2017
"Dr. Epstein is very knowledgeable, caring & compassionate man. He listens to me and guides me through anything I should be aware of."
10/02/2017
"I feel completely secure with Dr. Epstein and the advice he gives me."
10/02/2017
"Dr. Epstein is a wonderful MD. Everyone I KNOW who uses him loves him & thinks he's the best & so do I."
09/20/2017
"a wonderful Doctot"
09/12/2017
"Dr. Epstein will always stop what he is doing and listen intently to what I have to say or ask."
08/07/2017
"Dr. Epstein is a kind, compassionate and knowledgeable doctor."
08/05/2017
"Dr. Epstein is an exceptional doctor."
07/20/2017
"a pleasure to have as my healthcare provider."
07/05/2017
"Good experience. #9. Very high. "
06/01/2017
"Epstein is a great doctor. Caring, smart and responsive."
05/25/2017
"Dr. Epstein is one of the best doctors I have ever gone to. He is very caring and an excellent diagnostician. He is a good listener and explains everything very carefully. I have complete trust in him and cannot have enough good things to say about him."
05/02/2017
"Dr. Epstein is an excellent physician & I highly recommend him."
03/23/2017
"Good."
03/21/2017
"I have been using Dr. Epstein in excess of 10 years and have tremendous confidence in him and his most pleasant mannerism"
03/09/2017
"I have a very good dr."
03/02/2017
"I trust Dr. Epstein. He is knowledgeable, concerned and very thorough in the quality of health care he provides."
03/01/2017
"Dr. Epstein is a terrific doctor - very caring, concerned and helpful."
02/11/2017
"Dr. Epstein is a very caring and and calming presence."
02/09/2017
"Dr. Epsttein my primary care doctor and DR. Zupnick are great doctors who are always willing to send as much time with my wife and I and are very caring."
10/26/2016
"He is the greatest."
10/24/2016
"Dr. Epstein's professional knowledge & personal skills make him probably the best doctor I have been attended by -"
10/11/2016
"always listens carefully to my comments & questions. Thinks carefully before prescribing medications."
09/26/2016
"Dr. Epstein is too good a doctor; it's hard to get an appt. w/him but he's worth the wait."
09/01/2016
"The best!"
08/30/2016
"My regular primary doctor was not available - I have used this Dr. several times & have found him VERY SATISFACTORY."
08/19/2016
"Dr. Epstein is a wonderful, kind and excellent physician."
07/28/2016
"Dr. Epstein saved my life twice by finding a spot on my lungs and shin. I am extremely grateful to him."
07/06/2016
"My physician for over 20 yrs. The best."
05/11/2016
"Dr. N. Epstein is an excellent doctor, knowledgeable, thorough & considerate."
05/03/2016
"Dr. Epstein is the best physician I have ever had in all of my 91 years of age. I firmly believe that if it not for Dr. Epstein, I would not be alive today. I'm shooting for 100 with Dr. Epstein's exceptional care and competence."
05/02/2016
"Dr. Epstein is highly competent. Even more important is his dedication to patients. He truly cares."
03/31/2016
"Dr. Epstein is by far the best physician for my health care needs. Top notch!!!"
03/30/2016
"I have recommend Dr. Epstein to my family and friends."
03/17/2016
"Just the best, caring, etc."
03/16/2016
"Dr. Epstein always answers my questions & I never feel rushed when we speak. He is genuinely concerned about the care he gives me -"
02/29/2016
"Dr. Epstein is a respectful, thoughtful, and a great MD."
01/14/2016
"3 friends & a cousin are with the medical group because of me."
12/01/2015
"I have been going to Dr. Epstein for a very long time and will not consider another doctor - he's great!"
10/21/2015
"He is very intelligent, kind & courteous."
08/04/2015
"Very satisfied."
07/21/2015
"Dr. Epstein is terrific."
06/23/2015
"Never a bad experience w/Dr. Epstein."
05/08/2015
"I've been seeing Dr. Epstein for a very long time and feel confident in his care."
04/06/2015
"I found Dr. Epstein to be a nice person and spent as much time with me as needed."
03/30/2015
"Dr. Epstein is the best. A dozen of my friends go to him."
03/30/2015
"Dr. Epstein is a gift from G-d!"
03/23/2015
"When was the last time you actually "enjoyed" going to doctor was always at ease with provider."
03/16/2015
"Dr. Epstein is an excellent physician and a very caring person. I always recommend him to friends looking for a doctor."
02/05/2015
"Great practice!"
12/17/2014
"Dr. Epstein gave a great explanation of my concern."
11/25/2014
"Dr. Epstein is very professional & an excellent clinician as well as a very nice person!"
11/24/2014
"Dr. Epstein is the best!"
10/15/2014
"I recommend Doctor Epstein all the time."
09/17/2014
"Epstein is the BEST!"
07/25/2014
"#9&10. Excellent."
05/15/2014
"Dr. Epstein is a terrific doctor - caring, concerned, patient, knowledgeable. I have complete confidence in dr.'s ability to keep me healthily."
05/08/2014
"Dr. Epstein was wonderful - he's a gentle, caring & highly intelligent doctor with a wonderful bedside manner."
04/21/2014
"Good experience."