Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Nephrology - American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Administrative titles

    • of Medicine - Nephrology, Lenox Hill Hospital

  • Academic titles

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

  • Medical school

    • Georgetown University School of Medicine

  • Affiliations

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

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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.

02/26/2019
"1. Dr. Devita. "
02/25/2019
"If asked, I would recommend."
02/18/2019
"Dr Devita is the best!"
02/08/2019
"I can't find any objections. My experience very professional. Would recommend anyone with this medical issue to see this doctor. "
02/04/2019
"EXCELLENT DOCTOR"
01/22/2019
"Could not have better care and concern from a Dr., if I searched the planet. So caring, personable and professional. It is a pleasure to visit the office. Never experienced this before. Excellent."
01/14/2019
"Dr. Devita is a caring and knowledgeable physician who listens to my concerns and answers all my questions. She spends considerable time on all my visits so that I leave feeling reassured."
01/02/2019
"Dr. Devita is terrific - the best."
12/31/2018
"one of my favorite MDs"
12/21/2018
"Excellent service."
12/10/2018
"Dr. Devita is simply the best doctor. Very helpful and patient to explain things. Really top-notch care! THANK YOU!"
11/26/2018
"I've been going to Dr. Devita for years she's an excellent physician! "
10/30/2018
"Dr DeVita is an EXCEPTIONAL doctor."
10/24/2018
"Dr. DeVita is wonderful, extremely competent, delightful and patient."
10/23/2018
"Again Dr. Devita is the best! I wish all doctors had her disposition and healing confidence."
10/17/2018
"Love my doctor - very thorough on what she does. And dedicated to her job."
09/24/2018
"I like the doctor who is very friendly and knowledgeable."
09/18/2018
"Dr. Devita treats me like a friend more than a patient."
09/17/2018
"excellent physician"
08/13/2018
"I think she is an outstanding physician. Always highly informative."
08/10/2018
"#8. Spent time as needed. #9. Excellent from time seen her. "
06/26/2018
"Dr. Devita is very caring. She never rushes you & makes sure you understand your medical concerns."
06/11/2018
"Love Dr. DeVita!"
06/06/2018
"Dr. Devita never makes me feel rushed. Answers all my questions. I recommended her to my sister many years ago. We both have PKD. We both got transplants, we both love Dr. Devita!"
05/28/2018
"Very excellent and caring doctor!"
05/22/2018
"Dr. Devita is an exceptional doctor, kind and courteous."
05/17/2018
"always a good visit, with Dr. DeVita"
05/13/2018
"Cordial, factual, addressed my concerns, a sense of relationship, caring, kindness."
05/07/2018
"I like Dr. Devita and respect her opinion."
04/19/2018
"Dr. DeVita is wonderful!"
04/04/2018
"Dr. Devita is wonderful. Great doctor I am lucky to have her overseeing my care."
03/04/2018
"Excellent care provider - she has compassion and I can rate her professionalism in her practice 99%."
02/15/2018
"One of the best providers I have been treated by."
02/06/2018
"Very caring & thorough. "
01/22/2018
"Dr. DeVita is a pro! She is very knowledgeable and spends a lot of time relaying the latest research. She is also very personable and warm. "
01/03/2018
"Dr. Devita is an exceptionally fine physician who is always helpful & caring and has eased many of my concerns with her clear explanations of my condition. Bless her!"
12/19/2017
"One of my favorite docs of all time... very smart in her advice about what to do & recommendations of other docs."
12/19/2017
"Dr. Devita is wonderful. I appreciate the time she spends with me and how thorough she is. "
11/03/2017
"I'm totally satisfied and trust that I'm cared for completely."
10/30/2017
"Dr. DeVita is the best."
10/24/2017
"Dr. Devita took her time explaining my condition, the meds given, the reason for the meds given, her concern to correct & prevent it. I was extremely satisfied with/in her care. "
10/03/2017
"C.P. is friendly, compassionate & understanding."
10/03/2017
"Excellent!"
08/21/2017
"I've been seeing Dr DeVita for some 20 years. I recommended her to my sister, who has the same kidney disease I have. We are both very happy with Dr DeVita. She is caring, accessible, and informative. What's more, I always feel hopeful after leaving her office. She has the ability to make me feel that everything is going to be alright, that I have what it takes to handle the requirements of my care, and she even listens about my problems with other areas of my health, not just kidney & hypertension. She's the best."
07/12/2017
"Dr. DeVita is a wonderful doctor!"
05/24/2017
"Dr. Devita is extremely caring, expert, and clear in her field of nephrology."
03/29/2017
"Dr. Devita is an excellent physician & has a wonderful manners. She is the best!"
01/04/2017
"Definitely one of my favorite doctors - good practical advice for making behavioral changes.."
12/26/2016
"very good"
09/28/2016
"Dr. Devita is one of the finest physicians I have ever experienced."
09/26/2016
"Dr. DeVita is one of the finest doctors I have ever been fortunate enough to be able to see. She is caring, knowledgeable and upbeat. She always answers my questions and treats me with respect."
08/23/2016
"Dr Devita is one of the best physicians I have seen in a long time. I have recommended her to many friends!"
08/22/2016
"very good"
06/02/2016
"Like mentioned, care provider does give quality time to me when I have appointments."
05/11/2016
"Provider very caring, always ready to help me."
04/01/2016
"Dr. DeVita and her staff are amazing the best I have ever experienced."
01/26/2016
"The doctor is very personable and it's very easy to have a conversation with her; she listens and explains the care plan thoroughly. My one reservation is that the doctor often seems very rushed, probably because she has so many patients to see. I know that this is not her choice, but it seems that doctors everywhere are rushed, which is unfortunate for patients"
01/11/2016
"she is excellent!"

In the news

In the news

In the news
Maria DeVita, MD, tells HealthDay the overall quality of life of patients with kidney failure is better with a transplant.