Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Geriatric Medicine - American Board of IM/Geriatric Medicine

    • Infectious Disease - American Board of IM/Infectious Disease

  • Academic titles

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

  • Chief resident

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Medical school

    • Cornell University Medical College

  • Residencies

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • Weill Cornell Medical College - New York Hospital

    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Yeshiva Univ

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

Locations & insurance

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Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

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08/22/2018
"Dr. Hirsch was friendly, courteous, and explained all pros and cons of my disease to me. He spent a lot of time with me making me what was ahead to treat my disease. All doctors should be as caring and considerate as Dr. Hirsch."
08/03/2018
"Dr. Hirsch is caring, compassionate - an excellent doctor."
06/27/2018
"Dr. Hirsch is one of the best doctors I have. He always takes the time to explain everything clearly, never rushed. Always knows everything I have to say personally and always remembers everything. "
05/28/2018
"Dr. Hirsch has been my physician for the past 24 years I recommend him highly. He is considerate and informs me; every detail I should know!"
05/10/2018
"Not enough time spent with dr. "
05/04/2018
"No problems observed or noted."
04/11/2018
"Excellent physician. Despite my my personal opinions, Dr. Hirsch is the best. "
04/11/2018
"Dr. Hirsch is an exceptional doctor. He's caring, patient, informative and I genuinely love him."
03/31/2018
"Dr. Hirsch always spends time with me explaining meds addressing my concerns without any feeling of being rushed. He is an excellent listener and doctor."
03/27/2018
"You are indeed fortunate to have Dr. B. Hirsch on your staff and I am equally fortunate to have him as my doctor. He is the most compassionate and feeling dr. for my condition which is IC of all the many doctors I have been to."
03/08/2018
"Dr. Hirsch spent about 1 hr. talking with my mother & myself. He was as nice & concerned as any doctor I have ever met."
02/28/2018
"Dr. Bruce Hirsch was extremely pleasant, friendly and caring, and very easy to talk to."
02/23/2018
"Dr. Hirsch is an excellent physician."
01/13/2018
"Very good doctor."
01/12/2018
"Dr. Hirsch is a very knowledgable, kind, compassionate, highly competent and very effective physician. He is role model for how physician's should practice medicine."
12/29/2017
"Dr. Hirsch is a professional caring doctor."
12/09/2017
"Dr. Hirsch is excellent I would highly recommend him. He's very concerned about his patients."
10/27/2017
"Great experience. "
10/19/2017
"Dr. Hirsch is the most remarkably caring and concerned person, not only doctor, but human being anyone could have the pleasure of meeting. Can we move the 5s to 10s!"
09/21/2017
"Love to recommend Dr. Hirsch to everyone but don't want him too get busy."
09/19/2017
"One of the best Drs I every had. There is no word for his kindness & understanding. I wish there will be more Dr.s like him!!!"
08/14/2017
"Very good."
07/19/2017
"Dr. B. Hirsch is a truly talented, extremely competent Dr with outstanding interpersonal skills. I'd put up with a lot of nonsense to see him... glad that wasn't needed!"
05/09/2017
"The best"
03/06/2017
"His is very knowledgeable and acts professional."
11/17/2016
"He is a excellent caring doctor and has never changed in almost 17 years -"
10/31/2016
"All doctors should model their patient treatment on him!"
09/21/2016
"Wonderful, caring doctor."
08/02/2016
"Great doc!"
06/20/2016
"Dr. Hirsch is an exceptional Dr. after visit he will call home to find out how I am feeling and doing. God bless him."
05/17/2016
"Dr. Hirsch is the best!"
05/17/2016
"Dr. Hirsch is great!"
04/08/2016
"Dr. Hirsch has been my provider for 22 years. I am very pleased with the care and concern he has for my well being. He is a very special caring physician."
02/18/2016
"I've known him for 16 years and he is the same in all these years - Excellent, excellent excellent!!"
12/16/2015
"I have been taken care of this provider since 1995. He is the best in my care."
11/18/2015
"The care provider took the time to listen and explain everything to me. I felt comfortable & confident."
10/30/2015
"Dr. Hirsch is an excellent doctor - He is always professional & knowledgeable."
10/22/2015
"Dr. Hirsch is an extremely knowledgeable, very professional, caring, and dedicated physician."
08/18/2015
"Very nice and friendly people."
05/15/2015
"He usually pleasant, caring, & sensitive."
05/12/2015
"Dr. Hirsch is very caring & respectful. He is very knowledgeable about treating my condition so this gives me ease & comfort each time I visit."
04/30/2015
"Dr. Hirsch is just amazing! He literally saved my life and helped me to gain my health. His positive outlook and kind demeanor has made my condition easy to live with!"
03/26/2015
"One of the best doctors I have ever seen."
02/24/2015
"I have full confidence in Dr. Hirsch. He is an excellent doctor."
02/24/2015
"Very good. #9. Great doctor -"
02/17/2015
"Dr. Hirsch was caring we loved Dr. Hirsch."
01/13/2015
"Dr. HIRSCH is a remarkable doctor. He reminds me of the old days of medicine, but with the new tools."
12/04/2014
"Great dr. & staff. #4. Always."
11/13/2014
"Excellent."
10/23/2014
"Dr. Hirsch is great."
08/29/2014
"Dr. Bruce Hirsch is a great doctor. He is kind, knowledgeable, and explains everything. I have suffered for 16 years with a condition which there is no cure. Dr. Hirsch's program gave me the only hope!"
08/25/2014
"He is a WONDERFUL provider!"
07/07/2014
"I've been with him (Dr. Hirsch) 15 years and I would NEVER change him as my doctor."
06/11/2014
"Dr. Hirsh and his team are the best! They make me feel confident in my recovery. There is a very human side to how they practice medicine."
03/11/2014
"I had very good experience and recommend this dr to anybody that need him!!"
01/22/2014
"Dr. Bruce Hirsch has been my doctor for 14 years - He has been as wonderful as if I just met him!"
01/22/2014
"Did not have time to talk about what I wanted."
01/16/2014
"Always a very good experience."

In the news

In the news

In the news
A mild strain of typhus is spreading in Los Angeles. It could be much worse. Bruce Hirsch, MD, opines.
New York Daily News June 7, 2016 Dr. Bruce Hirsch, Infectious Disease Specialist, North Shore University Hospital

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