Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Nephrology - American Board of IM/Nephrology

  • Medical school

    • Wayne State University School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Internships

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Fellowships

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

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

09/06/2018
"Dr. Pessah is very thorough and friendly. I have never had a doctor hug me before. He makes eye contact and smiles. Gave me a lot of good information and made sure I understood the importance of going to the specialist."
08/21/2018
"dr pessah has the best "bedside manner" I have ever experienced"
08/13/2018
"I have absolute confidence in Dr Pessah. He is very thorough and listened carefully to my concerns. He explained fully my health issues, the needed follow up and the medications he prescribed."
07/23/2018
"highly recommended"
07/18/2018
"Dr. Pessah is an outstanding physician."
07/18/2018
"Dr. Pessah has been my provider for years well bedside manner very attentive and caring."
06/29/2018
"Dr. Pessah excellent in every aspect."
06/27/2018
"Extremely satisfied with my care from Dr. Pessah. He is always concerned for me & my family with making calls to alert me of my condition & procedures to follow."
06/25/2018
"Love Dr. Pessah. I recommend him to everyone!"
06/23/2018
"Dr Pessah is simply the best ! He is been my health care provider for over 25 years and also my husband.."
06/05/2018
"Dr Pessah's thoroughness resulted in my finding that I have Bladder cancer. I owe him a great deal of gratitude."
05/30/2018
"Very, very, very good dr. and took good care of me."
05/30/2018
"My confidence in Dr. Pessah is extremely high."
05/28/2018
"The fact that Dr. Pessah takes the time to talk to me (and all his patients) is a BIG plus."
05/22/2018
"This was the best doctor experience I ever had. He was patient with me, listened to all my concerns, and made sure to explain his reasoning for everything he was doing. He gave eye contact while talking to me."
05/07/2018
"Dr. Pessah is an excellent physician, combining genuine compassion with well-honed clinical skills."
04/26/2018
"Dr. Pessah is a remarkable ____ and caring physician. The world would be better with doctors such as he!"
04/15/2018
"Marius Pessalt is the best doctor I have ever been too."
04/14/2018
"Dr Pessah is a very kind and friendly doctor with great bedside manners"
04/13/2018
"Dr. Pessah provides excellent care and has excellent bedside manner."
03/27/2018
"Dr. Pessah is the most amazing doctor!"
03/10/2018
"Dr. Pessah is a very capable doctor with a concerned manner. It was definite that I was his sole concern. I have the greatest confidence in him."
02/28/2018
"I've been a patient of Dr. Pessah for many years (40) and have a very high regard and respect for him."
02/28/2018
"I have been seeing Dr. Pessah for almost 30 yrs."
02/25/2018
"Dr. Pessah is excellent - couldn't be better. "
02/21/2018
"Dr. Pessah is the best of the best. He is everything you want a DOCTOR to be. I've been a patient for over 20 years. (I'm 83 years old.) We need more doctors like Dr. Pessah. If need be there is always a follow-up call after a office visit. One of those calls probably saved my life. I've seen & been to many doctors & so far he is TOPS!"
02/13/2018
"Dr Pessah is the most caring, on time, knowledgeable, nicest physician I've ever seen. He is the best!"
02/02/2018
"Dr. Pessah is a gift from God. He saved my father's life by sending him directly to the hospital from his office. My father loved Dr. Pessah. He and my mother have been patients of his for the last 40 years."
01/25/2018
"I have recommended Dr. Pessah to friends if they need an internist. I find Dr. Pessah is an excellent physician and always very helpful to me."
01/23/2018
"Dr. Pessah has been my physician since 12/1/89. They don't make doctors like him anymore kind, caring & compassionate. Best doctor ever."
01/23/2018
"I have been going to Dr. M. Pessah for many years. I am always satisfied I get in that office. Everyone is caring!!! "
12/12/2017
"Dr. Pessah is so caring & kind. He always calms me down - he's warm, sincere & friendly."
12/07/2017
"I have seen Dr. Pessah for 30 + yrs. He is a caring person and an excellent doctor."
12/07/2017
"Never rushed. Shows genuine concern."
12/01/2017
"There should be an "excellent category for Dr. Pessah's services & care. "
11/08/2017
"Excellent doctor, professional & caring."
11/03/2017
"Dr. Pessah is the smartest most compassionate doctor I have ever met! I am never rushed at appt's."
10/28/2017
"Always see him."
10/26/2017
"Dr. Pessah is wonderful and will follow up with him."
10/24/2017
"I was very pleased with Dr. Pessah's visit with me. He was sympathetic with my problems and made me feel very comfortable."
10/10/2017
"confidence in this doctor is 200%"
09/22/2017
"Dr. Pessah is the best. He is kind and a wonderful doctor. More doctors should be like him. He is rare breed."
09/20/2017
"Dr. Pessah is the best."
09/20/2017
"MD truly likes his patients. MD truly likes his job. MD is there because he wants to be, not because he has to be. A wonderful humanitarian. Best MD I have ever encountered."
09/19/2017
"Dr. Pessah listens to what I have to say in regards to my health. He answers all my concerns."
09/11/2017
"I have been a patient to Dr. Pessah for over 15 years and I would highly recommend him to anyone looking for a good doctor. He is a great physician, very caring and compassionate, great follow through, excellent in resolving any health issues I had. He is truly a one of a kind."
09/10/2017
"Dr. Pessah is an incredible doctor and an even better human being."
08/29/2017
"I have been going to Dr. Pessah since 1981."
08/28/2017
"Dr. Pessah is the best doctor on the planet. He is the most knowledgeable, compassionate, patient and caring man there is. I trust him implicitly - His diagnoses are always spot on, his referrals always excellent and he makes certain his patients always have every question answered."
07/31/2017
"Dr. Pessah is a unique and caring physician"
06/28/2017
"Ex. experience."
06/20/2017
"I have been a patient to this provider for over 20 years and I would highly recommend him to anyone looking for a good doctor"
06/15/2017
"Excellent, very caring, great follow through, excellent diagnostician."
06/13/2017
"always a good experience"
06/07/2017
"I would recommend Dr. Pessah to anyone."
06/06/2017
"first visit, super impressed"
05/30/2017
"Dr. Pessah is a great physician. Highly recommend him and his staff."
05/15/2017
"I have been going to Dr. Pessah for many years. He has always been able to resolve any health issues I had. He has a very good "bedside manner.""
05/03/2017
"Dr. Pessah is the most caring and compassionate dr."
05/02/2017
"Dr. Pessah is EXCELLENT."
05/02/2017
"always recommend Dr Pessah"
05/01/2017
"What else can one say about a wonderful, caring Dr. Marius L. Pessah...words fail me..."
04/04/2017
"MY WIFE AND I HAVE BEEN PATIENCES OF DR PESSAH FOR 35 yrs hi is the greatest doctor ever very easy to talk to ,takes all his time with you ,and we trust our lives in his hands.WE HAVE HAD MEDICAL ISSUES IN THE PAST AND HE ALWAYS ASSURED US IT WOULD BE FINE.I CAN GO ON FOR HOURS ABOUT THIS KIND CARING DOCTOREVEN WHEN HE HAD HIS OWN PROBLEMS WITH HIS WIFE BEING SO ILL HE WAS ALWAYS THERE FOR US. THIS MAN DESERVES DOCTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD,NONE OTHER LIKE HIM"
03/15/2017
"There should be more doctors like him, he is a gem."
03/13/2017
"Dr. Pessah is the absolute professional. He always gives me his full attention, always takes the time to explain his thoughts and is extremely thorough. After my examination, we spend time in his office and he goes through all of his findings and makes sure that I am fully comfortable with our discussion."
03/13/2017
"Dr. Pessah always shows true concern for my health."
03/13/2017
"dr pessah is the best physician i have ever met. he has been our primary care doctor for 24 years. he is brilliant!! i trust him implicitly. he is respectful, gentle and thorough. he explains everything and makes certain to address any concerns. his referrals when necessary have been great."
03/13/2017
"Doctor Pessah is an excellent doctor."
12/14/2016
"Always good with Dr. Pessah."
11/21/2016
"Excellent."
11/21/2016
"Good."
11/01/2016
"Dr. Pessah is the finest, caring and most competent Doctor, and I know because I am a Registered Nurse. He is truly a one of a kind."
10/25/2016
"I have been a patient of doctor Pessah for our 20 years -"
10/25/2016
"Dr. Pessah has been a bulwark of strength and comfort to my family. He is very supportive and caring, and is a wonderful, caring professional."
10/18/2016
"Have already sent other patients to him & they liked him."
10/14/2016
"Have been using Dr. Pessah for over 20 years. Wouldn't change for all the tea in China."
10/04/2016
"Dr. Pessah is the best possible physician we could hope for"
09/20/2016
"Dr. Pessah is the most competent & caring physician I have ever known. He is the best!!!"
09/10/2016
"I was able to tell Dr Pessah my health concern and he did a very thorough exam. He listened to what I had to say and followed thru on helping me with my pain."
09/06/2016
"I have been using this provider for more than 30 years and I have the utmost confidence in his knowledge and care about his patients."
09/06/2016
"dr. Pessah has at times called me after office hours to discuss some lab results and has made recommendations for further care. He is Caring and knowledgeable."
09/03/2016
"I've been with this doctor for over 30 years & will continue to for as long as he's working."
08/30/2016
"Good experience."
08/29/2016
"Very good."
08/29/2016
"Dr. Pessah and his staff are all I could have hoped for in a medical practitioner. He has been my primary care physician for more than 10 years now and has always provided the absolute best care."
08/26/2016
"Dr. Pessah is a wonderful doctor with so much heart, Rose has worked with him forever she is the best!"
08/18/2016
"100% confidence in Dr. Pessah. I always recommend him. If I was on my death bed, I would want him their, that's how much confidence I have in Dr. Passeh. He is the most wonderful doctor I know. #1. Always."
08/18/2016
"Always a good experience wonderful dr."
07/20/2016
"Dr. Pessah is a very caring, compassionate, he is a physician that displays concern for his patients. He takes time to explain everything and makes it a point to sit down with the patient every time to talk about medications, concerns, options and follow up. Dr. Pessah is a one of kind physician."
07/07/2016
"Dr. Pessah is the BEST!!"
06/29/2016
"Had recommended me to very good specialist - Have recommended others to him."
06/21/2016
"never had any problems with the provider."
06/12/2016
"Dr Pessah is the best of the best doctor!!! he is professional but in the same time very personal. He is smart, knowledgable , carring and he truly respects and loves his patients.the office is run smoothly and all Staff is friendly and professional."
06/03/2016
"There is no better dr. or person than Dr. Pessah!"
05/25/2016
"Wonderful doctor very caring."
04/18/2016
"I have total confidence in Dr. Pessah."
04/11/2016
"After a 30+ year relationship with this provider, I cannot even imagine going anywhere else."
04/04/2016
"Dr. Pessah CARES. He was my provider for over 25 years."
03/28/2016
"When other specialists are required he has always referred me to an excellent physician."
03/26/2016
"All doctors should be like this one."
03/16/2016
"Dr. Pessah is the best!"
03/13/2016
"Extremely respectful and caring physician"
02/23/2016
"No bad experience."
02/22/2016
"Excellent MD."
02/09/2016
"I have recommended several of my friends to see Dr. Pessah."
02/04/2016
"Dr. Pessah is a caring, excellent physician."
01/23/2016
"Dr Pessah is a wonderful doctor. Always caring and understanding."
01/19/2016
"Excellent."
01/14/2016
"Perfect caring doctor."
01/14/2016
"Would and always have highly recommended Dr. Pessah."
01/14/2016
"Very good."
01/08/2016
"Great."
01/07/2016
"Dr. Pessah is the best doctor - I have been going to him over 20 years."
01/02/2016
"I have been a patient of Dr. Pessah for over 30 years because he is the best physician I have ever been cared for."
12/28/2015
"Always a good experience"
11/09/2015
"I have been Dr. Pessah's patient for over 20 years and wouldn't consider seeing anyone else."
10/27/2015
"9. - Excellent."
09/08/2015
"Very good experience."
09/01/2015
"Good."
08/21/2015
"Excellent, as always."
07/30/2015
"Extremely good."
06/25/2015
"Up to date well informed. Excellent."
06/25/2015
"Dr. Marius Pessah is the BEST."
06/15/2015
"I am always seen by Dr. Pessah. He is an intelligent personable and caring individual. He calls me after x-ray with test results and concerns. He has been my primary physician for 15 yrs."
03/18/2015
"It's an office where you want to come - Dr. Pessah is wonderful."
12/17/2014
"Dr. Pessah & I go back many years & he's a fine dr."
10/23/2014
"Dr. Pessah listens and explains clearly his findings."
09/29/2014
"Always good."
08/19/2014
"Good."
07/28/2014
"Dr. Pessah is the greatest!!"
07/23/2014
"I have been under the care of Dr. Marius Pessah for almost 30 years!"
06/03/2014
"I have only had excellent services from my doctor and will recommend him to any family/friend."
05/28/2014
"I have been a patient of Dr. Pessah since 1981."
05/16/2014
"Dr. M Pessah is very thorough, caring for his patients & kind always happy to explain why questions about my health."
05/01/2014
"Excellent."
04/18/2014
"Dr. Pessah is a courteous _____ physician who puts me at ease. He is intelligent and well regarded."
04/02/2014
"Dr. Pessah can not retire!"
03/21/2014
"I am pleased with Dr. Pessah as my doctor."
03/18/2014
"Dr. Pessah is a caring doctor and I always had an excellent experience with him. Highly recommend."
01/23/2014
"I have known r. Pessah over 25 yrs. He is a wonderful and very capable doctor."