Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Medical Oncology - American Board of IM/Medical Oncology

  • Administrative titles

    • Associate Chief - Chief of the Division of Oncology of Medicine - Hematology-Oncology, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Academic titles

    • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • Mount Sinai Hospital and Medical Center

  • Internships

    • Mount Sinai Hospital and Medical Center

  • Fellowships

    • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

  • Affiliations

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10/30/2018
"This wonderful doctor makes you feel so comfortable and never rushes through the appointment. Answers all o f my questions. A very caring professional."
10/25/2018
"dr Raptis was more than what I expected. his manners , explanation, empathy and expertise provided me comfort in the midst of a significant medical problem. HE LISTENED AND HEARD everything, went back to things and covered alll bases. I left there amazed at the care that I received."
10/01/2018
"Most informative. Spent a lot of time explaining all options."
09/26/2018
"Not only Dr. George Raptis is highly professional, but also he treats his patient with care... human being -"
09/11/2018
"Dr. Raptis is an amazing and caring doctor. He is great and a true professional."
08/22/2018
"Best doc I have ever had!"
08/08/2018
"Dr. Raptis is the perfect doctor. He is thorough, but reassuring. He is personable so that one feels totally at ease discussing issues with him. He keeps me informed of current research which allows me to feel involved in my care."
07/30/2018
"Dr. Raptis is an exceptional physician and a compassionate and caring person. He always "listens" to me and takes the time to respond to all of my questions and concerns. He cares about the whole person, not just the disease. He has been my trusted doctor for over 20 years, and I travel from Connecticut every month for my exam and treatment. I have complete confidence in him and am very thankful that I am his patient."
07/29/2018
"Would be pleased recommend him, no question!"
07/26/2018
"Dr. Raptis is not only professional and courteous he reviews everything at each apt. and gives one of the most thoughtful exams I have ever had."
07/23/2018
"De Raptis is a great and caring physician!"
07/16/2018
"Dr. Raptis has taken care of me for 10 years since my breast cancer, and I could not have picked a more caring doctor. He knows hour name and family members and makes the office visit very comfortable. Any patient would be lucky to have him as their oncologist when going through such a tough period. "
07/13/2018
"Dr. Raptis is the best!"
06/13/2018
"There is no physician better than Dr. George Raptis."
05/29/2018
"Dr. George Raptis is always excellent in giving quality care to me.Dr. Raptis has always shown empathy and compassion to me during every single Doctor visit.Dr.Raptis has been my Doctor for 13+ years and 3 Medical Facilities.I am honored to be one of Dr. Raptis patient's because he is professional, dedicated, kind, caring, and considerate to encouraging, me to be as well, as I can be holistically. Dr. Raptis was born to be a Doctor, and it shows in his mannerisims and patient care."
05/16/2018
"Dr. Raptis and staff are wonderful! "
05/15/2018
"It takes me more than two hours to get to Dr. Raptis's office - However, I would go to him even if it took me 5 hours!!!"
05/04/2018
"Dr. Raptis is the best! He is patient, kind, caring, & never has one foot out the door. "
04/24/2018
"Dr. Raptis is an amazing and excellent doctor."
03/16/2018
"Excellent care, concern and treatment by Dr. Raptis and his team."
03/16/2018
"Dr. Raptis is a consumate professional. His knowledge & concern are matched by his kindness & respect."
03/02/2018
"Dr. Raptis is an exceptional doctor!!"
02/23/2018
"Excellent - excellent - excellent."
02/18/2018
"Dr. Raptis is the most wonderful doctor."
01/12/2018
"Dr. Raptis has been wonderful. His expertise and bedside manner have helped me tremendously. I would highly recommend him to friends and family."
01/05/2018
"I would follow Dr. Raptis to the ends of the earth to maintain continuity of my medical care."
12/19/2017
"Dr. Raptis is remarkable in his caring and time spent with patient."
12/06/2017
"Dr. Raptis is a fantastic practitioner. He is excellent in all regards."
10/28/2017
"Medical Center. Best facility ever visit. Clean & organize."
10/20/2017
"Dr. Raptis is kind and caring and make the visit pleasant."
10/19/2017
"Dr. Raptis and Dr. Shansa are the best care providers. I feel safe and content having them caring for me. I enjoy my medical visits with them both."
10/16/2017
"All categories are beyond very good. Excellent patient care, rapport & concern from Dr. Raptis."
10/16/2017
"Dr Raptis is the best. been a patient for 21 years. I trust him with my life"
10/10/2017
"best doctor"
09/27/2017
"Dr. Raptis is the best. I would and have already recommended to family. I have been a patient of his for over 10 years and have had 2 different breast cancers. He is amazing."
09/20/2017
"Dr. Raptis is a wonderful, caring, supportive doctor."
08/26/2017
"Dr. Raptis is a professional of the highest integrity. He is knowledgeable, kind, caring, prompt & respectful."
07/26/2017
"Dr. Raptis is a fantastic clinician & person."
07/24/2017
"Dr. Raptis is a very intelligent, knowledgeable and compassionate man. He made me feel safe which is probably the most important feeling a doctor could produce in a patient."
07/01/2017
"I have enthusiastically recommended Dr Raptis to others"
06/26/2017
"Dr Raptis is truly a gentleman and a scholar The Best!!!!!!!!!!!!"
06/06/2017
"I would give Dr. Raptis an even higher rating if it was available. He is the best."
05/20/2017
"Dr. Raptis has been my oncologist since 1998. Even though I moved to CT in 1999, I continued under his care and travel to NY to see him every month for my exam and treatment. He is a wonderful and caring health care provider and person. I can't say enough good things about him and would never consider going to another doctor."
05/06/2017
"Dr. Raptis is always very caring and attentive. He really cares about me as a person, not just as a medical problem."
05/04/2017
"I love Dr. Raptis - best doctor ever!"
05/03/2017
"Dr. Raptis is excellent doctor and very good person."
03/29/2017
"This dr. is excellent, kind and always explains things clearly. He saved my life and will forever be grateful."
02/24/2017
"Best doctor a real & true gentleman & a scholar the absolute best. Would recommend in a heartbeat."
02/20/2017
"I hesitate to give all 5s bc it may look as though I just 'went down the line' w/o thought - this is not the case. Dr. Raptis deserved each one of these 5s especially for the time he takes with me. He is a wonderful dr and a kind person."
02/10/2017
"Dr. Raptis is incredibly patient, knowledgeable, and kind. He makes me comfortable and always takes his time in answering all my questions. I appreciate him very much."
01/30/2017
"I see Dr. George Raptis about 10 years. He is a best doctor I ever had."
01/18/2017
"Dr. Raptis is not only an amazing dr. but is very caring with his patients and shows genuine concern. Been with doctor for over 10 yrs with 2 different breast cancers. Would highly recommend him. My sister also goes to him for breast cancer. I wouldn't let her go to anyone else."
01/16/2017
"Dr. Raptis is a very caring physician."
01/13/2017
"Provider is an excellent MD a CARING - informed person. He is a marvelous human being."
12/05/2016
"I have been going to Dr. Raptis since 1998. He is an outstanding physician and a wonderful and concerned person. I travel from CT to see her once per month."
11/22/2016
"Dr. Raptis is a consummate professional, he is clearly expert in his field and is kind and compassionate."
11/03/2016
"Dr. Raptis is wonderful!"
10/05/2016
"Definitely I will recommend."
08/31/2016
"Dr. Raptis is the best oncologist I could have chosen, it helped me thru treatment feeling special!"
08/21/2016
"Provider is always excellent in every area you asked about. #1. Excellent."
08/12/2016
"George Raptis is a wonderful doctor & wonderful human being!"
07/25/2016
"Dr. Raptis is one of most involved and concerned physicians I have ever met."
07/14/2016
"He's the best!"
05/12/2016
"He was good person and very good dr."
04/04/2016
"Dr. Raptis is an amazing doctor. I have followed him to numerous facilities and now travel from Hartford, CT to see him once a month. He is not only an excellent physician but also a compassionate and caring individual."
03/15/2016
"Great!"
03/15/2016
"I am fortuante to be Dr. Raptis's patient."
03/15/2016
"Dr. Raptis very kind, professional & easy to talk to. The best!"
03/11/2016
"Excellent care by Dr. Raptis and all LIJ personnel. Much appreciated. Many thanks."
03/07/2016
"He is a sweet heart of person he always listens my problem's and tries to solve them."
03/01/2016
"fantastic, patient & caring physician"
02/10/2016
"Dr. Raptis is a superlative doctor & a WONDERFUL human being. I am very lucky to have him."

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