Credentials

Credentials

  • Academic titles

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

  • Chief resident

    • New York Presbyterian Hospital

  • Medical school

    • Columbia Univ College of Physicians and Surgeons

  • Residencies

    • New York Presbyterian Hospital

  • Internships

    • New York Presbyterian Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • Swedish Medical Center

  • Affiliations

    • Glen Cove Hospital

    • Huntington Hospital

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Plainview Hospital

    • Southside Hospital

    • Syosset Hospital

    • Northwell Health Neuroscience Institute

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

25 Central Park RoadPlainview, NY 11803

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider

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Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

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Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

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Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment

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Information the care provider gave you about medications(if any)

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Instructions the care provider gave you about follow up care (if any)

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Degrees to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand

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Amount of time the care provider spent with you

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Your confidence in this care provider

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Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others

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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.

12/26/2018
"Excellent should be a choice. "
10/16/2018
"Very happy to have Dr. Elizabeth Jane Fontana working on me."
08/31/2018
"Saw Dr. Fontana in hospital & she performed brain surgery & was very comforting with her care."
08/10/2018
"She is amazing!!"
07/13/2018
"Dr. Fontana is the best!!"
06/10/2018
"Amazing attention."
05/17/2018
"Dr. Fontana is one of best doctor while I was in the hospital. She is caring, committed great listener, competent and very ethical. I feel lucky to have her as my doctor. Thank you Dr. Fontana!"
04/19/2018
"Dr. Fontana was very detailed oriented. Explained procedure and prognosis very well."
03/13/2018
"I could not say enough kind words about Dr. Fontana. She spoke to you with care and concern in a manner reserved for friends."
02/06/2018
"Surgery and follow-up was explained completely."