Credentials

Credentials

  • Academic titles

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

  • Medical school

    • Columbia Univ College of Physicians and Surgeons

  • Internships

    • St Christophers Hospital for Children

  • Affiliations

    • Huntington Hospital

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 Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

01/29/2019
"Love Dr. McDonagh. He is the best. "
01/28/2019
"Dr. McDonagh and nurse Erin are great"
01/22/2019
"Dr. McDonagh has a terrific bedside manner & composure, particularly with infants & toddlers."
11/20/2018
"Dr. McDonagh is the BEST! We feel so comfortable under his care. Extremely knowledgeable. "
11/12/2018
"very good & friendly. explain everything & gives choices."
10/30/2018
"Dr. McDonagh is very patient with my questions as a new parent."
10/25/2018
"Dr McDonagh is incredibly knowledgeable, patient, courteous, explains everything in detail and is great with his patients and their parents."
10/25/2018
"Dr. Mc Donagh is the best!"
09/15/2018
"We couldn't ask for a better doctor. We have recommended Dr. McDonagh to several people."
08/21/2018
"Lucky to have him for past 18 years."
07/22/2018
"Very knowledgeable, helpful, explains with detail in simple words that we can understand. Calling back few day later by doctor was amazing. He is excellent five star/five star."
07/15/2018
"I already recommend Dr McDonagh to friends. he's been out pediatrician for 12.5 years."
07/10/2018
"Really exemplary in his care."
04/26/2018
"We LOVE Dr. McDonagh and feel so lucky to have him as our dr."
04/18/2018
"We've known Dr. McDonagh for 8 years, since our daughter was born. Dr. McDonagh is very knowledgeable, great professional and a wonderful person. We'll always stay loyal! Thank you very much, doctor!"
04/17/2018
"Have the utmost confidence in Dr. McDonagh & recommend him to friends & family."
03/27/2018
"I have been going to Dr. Mcdonagh for over 12 years & he is very professional, friendly & most important efficient and prompt. We love him."
03/27/2018
"I always recommend Dr. McDonagh on the Mom's Group."
02/23/2018
"Dr. Mc Donagh and Dr. Messina are awesome!"
02/05/2018
"I very rarely give a 5 out of 5 but Dr. McDonagh and his staff have been outstanding."
01/23/2018
"We recommend Dr. McDonagh to any new parents."
01/05/2018
"Dr. McDonagh is great and I would always recommend him."
12/21/2017
"Love that he calls personally to check in!"
10/25/2017
"I could NOT be happier. Excellent service across the board."
10/18/2017
"Dr. McDonagh is an amazing physician & we recommend him to everyone!"
09/05/2017
"Dr McDonagh is a wonderful doctor. He was born to be a pediatric doctor!"
08/09/2017
"Excellent experience. He took over for our previous pediatrician and we are very happy."
06/08/2017
"I have recommended Dr. Mcdonagh to all of my pregnant & new mothers he is AMAZING!! We love him."
05/20/2017
"We have been more than satisfied, with every provider in this office."
03/22/2017
"Tell all my friends w/children what a great pediatrician Dr. McDonagh."
03/13/2017
"If Dr. McDonagh ever retires, there will be an enormous amount of saddened families in the area!!"
02/27/2017
"i always recommend Dr McDonagh"
01/03/2017
"I have full confidence in Dr.Mcdonagh. He has never steered us wrong in the 9 years we have been using him. I wish there were more doctors like him, he makes my kids feel comfortable too."
12/28/2016
"Dr. McDonagh always calls within a few days of an illness visit to check up on our kids."
12/15/2016
"Never feel rushed with Dr. McDonagh, he is always very thorough and follows up after sick visits."
10/14/2016
"Dr. McDonagh is ALWAYS kind, professional, knowledgeable & respectful & we have never had to wait during our appointment. He is the BEST!"
09/27/2016
"Dr. McDonagh is one of the best pediatrician I have taken my children to see."
09/22/2016
"Dr. McDonagh is top notch. We are extremely happy with his skill level & relieved to have him as our children's pediatrician."
07/28/2016
"Dr. McDonagh takes his time and answers all questions I have. He is very easy to understand."
07/01/2016
"Any concerns that might arise. Dr. McDonagh is able to provide more than enough information to ease them."
04/28/2016
"Perfect."
07/16/2015
"Always great experience since my child's birth 12 years ago."