Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Critical Care Medicine - American Board of IM/Critical Care Medicine

    • Pulmonary Disease - American Board of IM/Pulmonary Disease

    • Neurocritical Care - United Council For Neurologic Subspecialties

  • Administrative titles

    • Chief of Division - Pulmonary of Medicine - Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care, Southside Hospital

  • Academic titles

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

  • Medical school

    • New York College of Osteopathic Medicine

  • Residencies

    • Nassau University Medical Center

  • Internships

    • Interfaith Medical Center

  • Fellowships

    • Albany Medical Center Hospital

  • Affiliations

    • Southside Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

39 Brentwood Road, Suite 102Bay Shore, NY 11706

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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
"Best doctor!"
01/28/2019
"Very caring doctor. "
01/23/2019
"Dr. Saraceno is the best!"
01/22/2019
"Dr. Saraceno has a way of making me feel as if I am his only patient. He always makes certain of my understanding of diagnosis/prescription. He listens to what I have to say. Treats me as a whole person, not just a respiratory system."
01/22/2019
"EXCELLENT DOCTOR I ALWAYS RECOMEND HIM TO FRIEND"
01/14/2019
"I love this office and Dr Saraceno. He made me fell at ease on my first visit and actually asks for my input. Staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. I'm so happy My GP Dr. recommended him"
01/14/2019
"excellent MD, which is why I waited to be seen"
01/12/2019
"Dr Saraceno is one of the best Doctors I have ever seen"
01/07/2019
"Dr. Saraceno is an excellent doctor in my opinion whom I have a great deal of respect for."
01/05/2019
"Excellent Pulminologist."
12/31/2018
"Dr. Saraceno was the best doctor I ever met. So compassionate, excellent bedside manner. Very understanding definitely goes above & beyond would recommend to everyone. "
12/24/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is a great doctor. He takes his time with all his patients to make sure they understand everything. I would never change doctors and I recommend him to anyone I know who needs a pulmonary doctor."
12/24/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is an excellent doctor. He has a terrific bedside manner that shows his care and concern. He's very friendly and personable. I would recommend him to anyone."
12/18/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is EXCELLENT, very thorough."
12/01/2018
"Dr Saraceno is personable and listened to my questions and concerns."
11/19/2018
"Dr Saraceno is my biggest cheerleader. His encouragement causes me to do what I need to do to maintain my health. He follows up on my medical issues and tries to get to the bottom of them. I wish all my doctors were as competent and caring as he is."
11/17/2018
"Dr. Joe Saraceno is one of the most caring & knowledgeable doctors I have ever met. It is always a pleasure & reassuring to see him."
10/23/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is the most caring concerned physician I have ever been treated by. I truly believe he goes beyond what other physicians do in caring for patients. He always calls me with results of my tests. I find that to be OUTSTANDING TREATMENT."
10/23/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is the most capable and knowledgeable physicians that I see. He is a terrific diagnostician and has found concerns other doctors have not!"
10/01/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is the best MD I have ever had. He explains everything in detail and takes the time necessary to address questions and concerns. His follow-up is excellent and he goes the extra mile."
09/24/2018
"Dr Saraceno is one of the best Drs I have ever seen"
09/20/2018
"Dr. Saraceno's care and concern was extremely professional. His deep concern with my well being was very touching. He was well recommended to me and was well worth using him and I will certainly refer him to others."
08/22/2018
"Dr. Saraceno was wonderful, felt very comfortable with him & I would only make appt. with him. 9. Excellent. 10. Definitely. "
08/21/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is a warm and compassionate individual and I have every confidence in him."
08/20/2018
"excellent practioner"
08/13/2018
"I trust my life to dr saracino"
07/23/2018
"Will tell people about your place. Very nice, - Good care provider."
07/20/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is gentleman. He knows I'm a little nervous and he always knows what to say to calm me down. I need a dr. who is funny and kids around with patients. Dr. Saraceno doc. just they, putting you at ease."
06/29/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is an extremely dedicated caring physician. He has called me with results of my testing on several occasions which goes way beyond the practice of a busy physician to take his time to make the call himself."
06/27/2018
"Dr. Saraceno was absolutely great, caring & easy to relate to."
06/22/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is extremely knowledgeable, caring. He answers questions and concerns and explains thoroughly. I would highly recommend him."
06/22/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is very professional, with such a kind an caring attitude. Just wonderful. "
05/24/2018
"Very pleased with service provided by doctor & staff."
05/24/2018
"Dr. Saraceno has shown excellent, professionalism, and an outstanding "bedside manner" I like him very much. He puts me at ease with his very likeable personality."
04/26/2018
"Very happy with Dr. Saraceno. "
04/20/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is EXCELLENT: PHYSICIAN AND PERSON!"
04/20/2018
"I loved Dr. Saraceno. He spent time with me and explained everything thoroughly."
04/18/2018
"I would again never hesitate putting my life in Dr. Saracenos hands. He is the gold standard for all Northwell drs. to follow."
04/09/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is kind & caring. Takes time out of his busy day to call me with results of my testing."
03/28/2018
"I would have checked excellent if it was there as an option. - Very personable & thorough. "
03/04/2018
"DR SARACENO HAS BEEN A WELL RESPECTED MEMBER OF HIS PROFESSION FOR MANY YEARS. TOTAL CONFIDENCE IN HIS WORK."
02/28/2018
"Doctor Saraceno has totally changed my mind about how medicine could & should be."
02/24/2018
"Love Dr. Joseph Saraceno."
01/25/2018
"Dr. Saraceno is excellent doctor! "
01/25/2018
"Was extremely consider and recommend for other health issues! Was great!!"
01/15/2018
"Dr. Saraceno takes the time necessary to answer my questions and to be sure I understand his instructions."
12/20/2017
"Dr. Saraceno is a sweetheart. Very caring and personable."
12/19/2017
"Dr. Saracino is just one of the best very nice."
12/02/2017
"I repeat. he's a giftsincerely. K"
11/25/2017
"Dr. Saraceno was recommend to me by Dr. Janice McConnell. St. Francis Hospital who thought very highly of him."
10/27/2017
"Dr. Saraceno is a wonder doctor smart man and does his job to be greatest VERY VERY good treating patients."
10/20/2017
"Dr. Saraceno the best at what he does always upbeat, kind, considerate, friendly knowledgeable."
10/18/2017
"Dr. Saraceno is a very caring doctor. Always answers my questions & concerns."
10/09/2017
"Dr Saraceno is one of the FINEST Dr's I have ever visited"
10/08/2017
"excellent doctor"
08/24/2017
"I liked Dr. Saraceno - I prefer to see him as appeared to the doctor I saw before him."
08/23/2017
"Excellent dr., great bedside manner. "
08/22/2017
"If it was not for him I would not be alive!"
08/01/2017
"dr. saracino is by far the most caring dr. i have ever had to deal with"
07/08/2017
"Best physician---caring, supportive and knowledgeable."
06/28/2017
"dr. saraceno is by far one of the best doctors I have ever been to. the time he spends with me and his easy to understand concerns and advice and knowledge is something that is hard to find."
06/26/2017
"Dr. Saraceno is warm friendly & extremely professional. I always know he has my health issues with great knowledge & advises me of his concerns."
05/17/2017
"Good."
05/17/2017
"Great doctor."
05/16/2017
"Good experience."
03/17/2017
""BEST LUNG DOCTOR in USA.""
03/17/2017
"Extremely thorough!"
03/06/2017
"Dr Saraceno was very nice and informative too"
03/03/2017
"Dr. Saraceno is not an alarmist but calmly directs pt. to follow up with further testing even when he suspects a problem - I am so grateful he has been my doctor for the past 10 yrs. -"
03/02/2017
"Very satisfied."
02/18/2017
"Dr. Saraceno is very interested in the patients complete well being & any concerns the patient has whether it falls under his specialty or not."
02/14/2017
"Dr. Saraceno goes above and beyond to care for his patients. He is truly an example of what a physician should be."
02/09/2017
"Dr. Saraceno is totally thorough, dedicated to his patient. He listens, explains and I could not be more fortunate to have him as my physician. He's amazing and kind. And so knowledgeable."
01/30/2017
"My usual dr. in the practice was not available & I needed surgical clearance so I saw this dr. and liked him very much."
12/26/2016
"I am very satisfied with my care at this office."
12/16/2016
"I really like going to the _____ office Dr. Saraceno is wonderful he really cares."
12/05/2016
"Dr Saraceno is is the best."
12/01/2016
"Dr. Saracino is the best in his field."
11/29/2016
"Dr. Saraceno is excellent. He is always concerned about his patients whole medical history not just pulmonology."
11/28/2016
"Always treats you like a person. Great doctor."
11/21/2016
"Dr. Saraceno has cared for me for several years. I can only say I feel confident in his care and speak highly of him to family and friends."
10/08/2016
"Dr Saraceno has been one of the friendliest doctors I have gone to. Very caring towards his patients made me feel like he cared my health"
09/19/2016
"A, doctor. The best."
09/05/2016
"Dr. Saraceno suspected a few problems and had tests done instantly in his office. Then sent me for a CT with contrast the same day. He also wanted me to see a cardiologist and personally called and made an appointment for me to go the next morning. That was a Thursday and on Friday afternoon he called me himself (as he always has since I have been his patient) to give me test results."
08/30/2016
"Dr. is very personable, explains & answers all my questions."
08/27/2016
"Dr. Saraceno has always been a very caring physician. He cares about the whole person/I have recommended several patients to him."
08/24/2016
"I would recommend Dr Sacaceno to anyone in need of a pulmonologist. I was in the office only for a PFT and the doctor decided that he would see me for a full visit, on the spot. I have NEVER experienced this with any doctor, especially a specialist. He was well informed and explained everything to me thoroughly. I hope to never need his services again, but, I will tell anyone who asks about my amazing experience with Dr Saraceno."
08/10/2016
"My favorite dr. - I have many - Very nice, friendly, attentive, caring & knowledgeable."
08/07/2016
"Dr. Saraceno is the best. He is very caring & knowledgeable."
08/03/2016
"Good."
06/26/2016
"advised me & aliviated a lot of my worries."
05/18/2016
"The very, very best!"
05/02/2016
"All good!"
04/25/2016
"Helped me discover a problem with my oxygen tank. I didn't realize I had one."
04/18/2016
"I have recommended Dr. Saraceno to friends."
03/08/2016
"Doctor very kind."
02/29/2016
"staff is awesome!"
02/11/2016
"Dr. Saraceno always explains everything clearly. I feel like a friend more than a patient when I visit!!"
02/01/2016
"The doctor is excellent."
01/20/2016
"He is very concerned."
12/29/2015
"Dr. Saraceno reviewed my cat scan with me, and explained everything in full."
12/23/2015
"I have full confidence in Dr. Saraceno."