Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Administrative titles

    • Chief of Division - Internal Medicine of Medicine - Internal Medicine, Plainview Hospital

    • Co-Chief - Detox Medicine of Medicine - Internal Medicine, Plainview Hospital

  • Academic titles

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

  • Medical school

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook

    • Veterans Affairs Medical Center - Fresno

  • Affiliations

    • Plainview Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

321 Crossways Park DriveWoodbury, NY 11797

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Patient ratings & comments

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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.

07/13/2019
"I've worked in the medical field for the past 15 years or so and Dr. Katz has 1 of the best bedside manners I've ever seen, anyone would be lucky to work along side him."
06/13/2019
"The doctor was very friendly & gave me some good advice."
06/05/2019
"Phenomenal"
06/04/2019
"Dr. Katz is by far the best doctor i have even seen. Iive an hour away but he is definitely worth the drive. I would highly recommend him to anyone ."
06/01/2019
"Dr. Katz is a wonderful doctor with a great sense of humor as well , he literally saved my life !! I'm forever grateful to him"
05/27/2019
"Dr. Katz needs to be cloned."
05/23/2019
"Dr. Katz does an A-1 job. Thank you."
05/18/2019
"I've been seeing Dr Katz for years and he's the best. I would recommend him to anyone."
05/17/2019
"Dr Katz is a great doctor . He is kind , knowledgeable and shows concern about the problems."
05/13/2019
"I called the office about problems I was having with the medication and even though he wasn't working that day, Dr. Katz called me back from home. He is very caring and this is important in a doctor."
05/13/2019
"Dr. Katz shows concern and listens to everything you have to say. He is empathetic and thorough. I am fortunate to have him as my healthcare provider."
04/26/2019
"the doctor business has changed to computer entering while patient sits and waits in same room . dr. Katz has been my doctor since he began practice in Plainview . the business has changed, but Larry is my go to doctor for direct honest answers."
04/24/2019
"I began seeing Dr. Katz because he gave extraordinary care and attention to my 101 year old mom."
04/13/2019
"Thanks"
04/12/2019
"I don't think to go to any other doctor for internal medicine visits other than Dr. Katz. He is the best in his field of work."
04/10/2019
"he is a good physician"
04/07/2019
"dr Katz examand answer all my questions and gave me my results and explained them carefully very good doctor"
04/01/2019
"Dr. Katz is the best doctor! He is always very thorough and takes the time to answer all my questions. I have total confidence in him."
03/20/2019
"Dr. Katz is always Proficient in his examsand treatment- always listens, and maintains the Standard of care."
03/20/2019
"Dr Katz an old style physician who cares for his patient and shows it with the time spent.. Would use noother."
03/15/2019
"I've been taken care of, and treated by all extremely well -"
03/12/2019
"Dr. Katz is terrific!"
03/06/2019
"Dr Katz was attentive and what impressed me most was that he called me the next day with results. Many Doctors take the approach that they will only call you if there is an issue. That concerns me because if they forget to call you there can be a miss on an issue. Dr Katz called me as soon has he had results to assure I did not need to worry."
02/25/2019
"Dr. Katz is an amazing doctor. He cares about his patience, is thorough, compasssionate, and kind."
02/25/2019
"have been seeing Dr Katz for more than 20 years, very competent"
02/18/2019
"Dr. Katz has been my primary care provider since 2002, and has been always accurate in diagnosing what ever problem I may have, and proper care. "
02/18/2019
"I have recommended Dr Katz to others who now use him"
02/14/2019
"Wellness visit."
02/11/2019
"Dr. L. Katz has always shown and exhibited great concern for my health and wellness. I travel a fair distance to see him and would not trade him for anything."
02/11/2019
"I have been a patient of Dr. Katz over 10 years. He is an excellent physician."
02/04/2019
"Dr.Katz is wonderful.. I've been going to him for many, many, years!!"
01/07/2019
"Dr Katz has a great personality and sense of humor as well as being a great doctor , he truly has saved my life"
12/31/2018
"He is the best. Calls on days off to regulate my care."
12/18/2018
"Dr. Katz is the best."
11/29/2018
"I saw Dr. L. Katz on Friday afternoon, November 2nd. On Sunday morning, Dr. Katz called me with the blood test results and explained them to me. Great doctor!!!"
11/28/2018
"He is the best. He is caring and concerned about his patients. He called me at home Thanksgiving eve because he was very concerned about my blood work. Follows up all the time. I would not go elsewhere,"
11/26/2018
"Dr. Katz has saved my life many times. I am so grateful to him and the care he gave me."
11/26/2018
"Dr. Lawrence Katz is one of the finest physicians I have ever seen. He is humorous, and extremely caring. He made the visit relaxing and covered everything."
11/26/2018
"I would recommend Dr. Katz to all my family and friends. He is excellent."
11/19/2018
"Dr. Katz is a very caring physician."
11/17/2018
"Dr. Katz is a great Doctor. he is knowledgable, concerned, involved and caring!"
11/06/2018
"dr Katz's always up on the latest and pays close attention to all notes passed on from other doctors. makes you feel comfortable!"
10/30/2018
"Dr Katz was wonderful, he explained everything so I could understand it and answered every question I had , I've recommended his office many times through the years to all my friends and family"
09/24/2018
"Dr. Katz is always very thorough and always takes the time to answer any questions I may have. I always recommend him to others."
09/13/2018
"Dr. Katz is a caring dr. and helps with any questions I have. He also has great sense of humor. He's great!!"
09/12/2018
"I already gave Dr. Lawrence Katz very good recommendations to my family and friends. He always gave me the best care and has saved my life many times."
09/10/2018
"Dr. Katz was great."
08/21/2018
"Dr. Katz is the best. "
08/18/2018
"I have been a patient of Dr. Katz for about 15 years. He knows me."
08/13/2018
"Dr Katz is an exceptional physician. Our entire family just go to him and have recommended quite a few friends to him! He is very efficient in taking care of medical issues and is so humorous that we just do not want to leave! I wish he could stay my physician for next 3o years!"
07/17/2018
"Nobody better, a pleasure! Very professional as always. "
07/03/2018
"Dr. Katz takes great care of me"
07/02/2018
"Dr Katz is a care loving person"
06/25/2018
"I have complete confidence in Dr. Katz. He is always very thorough with the exam and in answering any questions I may have."
05/24/2018
"I had a hard time finding a new primary care physician, after my PCP had retired. I am lucky to be Dr. L. Katz's patient now."
04/30/2018
"I was pleased with the doctor's bedside manner and his explanation of my problem."
04/02/2018
"After two visits with Dr. Katz, I'm very happy with his care for patients and the confidence in him has convinced my wife to switch PCPs to Dr. Katz."
03/27/2018
"I've been going to Dr. Katz for many years and I'm very satisfied."
03/26/2018
"Dr. Katz is everything a doctor should be. He is kind, caring, professional and very knowledgeable! I have complete confidence in him!"
03/23/2018
"There is no human warmth. A little too fast. "
02/21/2018
"Dr. L. Katz is phenomenal to deal with."
02/19/2018
"dr Katz has always made me feel relaxed and took care of my issues, explains and he's always right!!"
02/03/2018
"Dr. Katz is beyond and above. Recently we received a call late night from Dr. Katz that he did not like the results of the blood test that my husband took that afternoon. He instructed my husband to get to the ER for an IV. he set up prior to out visit. That definetly is beyond and above."
02/03/2018
"Dr. Katz has been taking care of me for 30 years. He has always tried to make the best decisions for my health and will work diligently to find the right solutions to my problems."
01/22/2018
"dr Katz the best dr. I've had sent my girlfriend son and daughter to him."
01/16/2018
"Absolutely would recommend practice."
12/25/2017
"Dr. Katz is wonderful to explain & help the patient."
12/18/2017
"best dr i ever had"
12/06/2017
"Very good care."
12/06/2017
"My son and daughter-in-law see Dr. Katz and are also very pleased."
12/05/2017
"The best doctor ever!"
11/01/2017
"Dr. Katz is a great doctor!"
10/30/2017
"dr Katz always professional and correct prognosis always!"
10/23/2017
"already have recommended him"
10/18/2017
"Dr. came recommended he was excellent took his time with me did not rush."
10/09/2017
"Dr Katz is a highly experienced GP with an effective, efficient and considerate manner, who I find exceptional in his field after consulting many other GP's over the years."
08/23/2017
"Dr. Katz and Katerman are the most professional physicians in the area. They are knowledgeable, kind, compassionate and know their patients I am constantly recommending them and their practice to friend & family."
06/29/2017
"Everyone is amazing."
06/21/2017
"Dr. Katz has taken care of us for over 25 years"
06/20/2017
"Dr. Katz is a wonderful, loving, caring healthcare provider. I recommend friends & family members to him specifically. "
06/12/2017
"uses common sense approach, no scare tactics"
05/17/2017
"I have 100% confidence in Dr. Katz."
05/09/2017
"good"
04/25/2017
"he should learn how to show care and empathy.. it goes a long way"
04/17/2017
"Drs. Katz and Kanterman are the very finest example of what health care providers should be. They are caring and understanding and always make you feel like they know your health issues inside and out. in addition, the waiting room and patient rooms are always immaculate. Their office personnel is highly trained and you have the best experience possible."
03/22/2017
"Good."
03/13/2017
"very prolfessional"
02/08/2017
"Always good."
01/20/2017
"Always helpful & nice."
12/31/2016
"have been a patient of Dr. Katz for near 30 years & have the highest regard for his services"
12/19/2016
"Always comfortable. #9. Wonderful."
10/28/2016
"he is caring, thoughtful, professional. Husband and I are pleased!"
10/18/2016
"My family has been w/Dr. Katz for the length of his practice he is the best along with everyone he works with."
10/01/2016
"I trust him"
07/13/2016
"Doctor was typing info on his laptop and not directly talking to me - long, silent pauses while he was typing. I didn't feel like there was enough interest/care in the issues I was trying to discuss with him!"
06/27/2016
"Felt a little rushed."
06/21/2016
"I havebeen seeing Dr. Katz for many years and he has always known how to treat anything that comes up concerning my health and if it is necessary to see a specialist he has provided very good doctors in the Northwell system."
06/11/2016
"dr Katz is a good dr. very busy practice. good guy."
05/02/2016
"I recommend Dr Katz and staff to everyone I know"
04/25/2016
"satisfied"
04/08/2016
"Comforting and knowledgeable."
03/30/2016
"never a bad experience"
03/29/2016
"Dr. Katz is always very thorough and extremely attentive to my needs. He never rushes my visits."
03/26/2016
"Dr was initially in a rush because of the busy day, but then took some time and made fun conversation. Overall, I had a good visit."
03/18/2016
"Always outstanding experience."
02/26/2016
"Dr. Katz is a credit to this profession."
01/04/2016
"Dr. Katz is my primary for 20 yrs. Excellent doctor!"
11/17/2015
"Dr. Katz is excellent."
11/13/2015
"Wonderful doctor, great personality."
10/17/2015
"good"
08/28/2015
"My regular doctor was away on emergency so Dr. Katz filled in for him. Wonderful doctor!!"
07/20/2015
"I have always had a very positive and great experience with Dr. Katz."
06/30/2015
"All good."
06/04/2015
"Very satisfied with care - Dr. Katz is a true professional."
05/29/2015
"I liked Dr. Katz so much my husband switched and is also pleased with the care we receive."
04/16/2015
"I'd never take the time to complete this survery for anyone else. Dr. Katz is an outstanding physician. I travel 25 miles to keep him as a primary."
02/11/2015
"Dr. Katz is a doctor that follows the best medical traditions. We are lucky to have him as our family physician."
11/20/2014
"Dr. Katz has always been very understanding of my concerns & great at explaining."
10/14/2014
"I have no issues with Dr. Katz."
08/18/2014
"I always recommend Dr. Katz. He's the best!"
06/03/2014
"Dr. Katz is wonderful, not only he's a great doctor, he's also a great individual."
04/04/2014
"Dr. Katz is an excellent; caring doctor and is professional and amicable."
03/07/2014
"The doctor was very abrupt, non-caring and just wanted to terminate the visit."