Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

  • Academic titles

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

  • Medical school

    • Georgetown University School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • Brigham & Womens Hospital

  • Affiliations

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

410 Lakeville Road, Suite 310New Hyde Park, NY 11042

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

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09/05/2018
"I have been a patient of Dr. Sznyter for 14 years she is caring, compassionate & knows her "staff". I trust her implicitly."
08/07/2018
"Very clear answer to my questions."
07/18/2018
"Dr. Sznyter is the ONLY doctor who truly understands thyroid issues and treatment."
06/23/2018
"and I appreciated Dr Synter's surgerical coordinator"
06/22/2018
"I felt nervous coming into the appt. and by the time I left I felt relieved and at ease after leaving. I felt like my concerns & questions were valued, not dismissed and she was calm & patient with my family & myself."
05/26/2018
"she is an amazing doctor !!!!!!"
04/30/2018
"Dr Sznytet one of the most caring, warm doctors I have ever gone to!!"
04/19/2018
"Excellent doctor/surgeon!"
04/14/2018
"I felt very comfortable from the start with this practice."
04/07/2018
"she is a fabulous surgeon"
03/28/2018
"Dr. Sznyter was very caring and called me with results of testing promptly."
03/26/2018
"Dr. Sznyter is an excellent practitioner!! Warm and pleasant bed side manner. Expert in her field."
03/24/2018
"Very Kind and comforting. Informative"
02/27/2018
"Very nice doctor, very thorough."
02/19/2018
"I saw Dr. Sznyter before she had the pathology report for my biopsy. So she could not give me a diagnosis, nor precise treatment options. But she encouraged me to make other appointments and to be proactive about my care, so that when I get a diagnosis, there would be no delay in the treatment."
01/22/2018
"Excel. doctor."
01/22/2018
"Dr. Sznyter is the best, friendly, professional doctor I've met in years. She makes your feel good and confident. She show concern, and is very helpful. "
01/15/2018
"what a wonderful and caring doctor"
12/19/2017
"She is fantastic and very caring!"
11/13/2017
"Dr. Sznyter is the best surgeon I could have hoped for. Even after 3 1/2 years, when many thyroid cancer survivors no longer see their surgeons, I feel a sense of security when I visit her practice, she reviews my meds and history, and does a physical examination of my neck."
10/23/2017
"it was almost like visiting with an old friend. Very comfortable."
10/13/2017
"Dr. Laura Sznyter is very knowledgeable, compassionate, considerate and well experienced in her field. I have been seeing her for over 4 years, Dr. Sznyter is tops. A+++++ etc. Excellent!!!!! "
10/04/2017
"I'm blessed to have such an excellent doctor and though I'm hopeful I never need surgery, I'm thankful to have a dr. I trust! A doctor true to her oath, a doctor who cares!! 9. Exceptionally good!!! 10. Proudly. "
10/04/2017
"Very good is not good enough a description my doctor "Dr. Laura Sznyter" is excellent, I am privileged to have her as my doctor!!"
10/02/2017
"Dr. Sznyter is exceptional in bedside manner and empathy & shared decision making."
09/27/2017
"I have recommended patients that have come to this office."
08/31/2017
"already recommended"
08/26/2017
"I would recommend the Doctor very highly."
08/17/2017
"Provider is always very professional. Pleasant and easy to talk with. She was highly recommended to me and I would do the same if I know anyone who need same service."
08/08/2017
"Excellent, profession doctor"
07/27/2017
"Dr. Sznyter operated on me 10 years ago - excellent, caring surgeon. Did not hesitate to use her again. Have recommended friends to see her for thyroid issues."
06/19/2017
"Highly recommend Dr Sznyter and I have on numerous occasions"
06/19/2017
"Dr. Sznyter is a wonderful and caring Dr. Her entire office staff are very friendly and informed."
06/17/2017
"Good"
06/12/2017
"Dr. Sznyter is a wonderful doctor!! She's very caring and warm and is extremely knowledgable!! She makes you feel at ease!!"
04/17/2017
"I always recommend Dr. Sznyter. She is so knowledgeable, personable, compassionate, I wish all drs were like her. I am a owner of two businesses and always recommend her, and everyone who has seen her agrees with me they all think she is the best. She has the best reputation. A++++. (A+!!!!)"
04/01/2017
"I spent a little by time researching and selecting my care provider (surgeon). I travel a long distance to see her, but it's worth it. Innhindsight, I'd make the same decision all over again."
02/11/2017
"Good doctor."
01/30/2017
"I was recommended to Dr Sznyter by a friend and I am grateful for the recommendation."
10/24/2016
"Felt like she had a train to catch or something. She was in and out so fast. Not that I need a lot of time ,but felt like a sand timer was on and I had to get my question out before time ran out. Waited in waiting area longer then I was inside side and my wait time was short."
10/18/2016
"I continue to recommend Dr. Laura and her staff....."
10/18/2016
"Dr. Sznyter very professional & soft spoken. Always caring & listens."
10/14/2016
"Dr. Sznyter is a very professional, knowledgeable and excellent doctor and I would recommend her to anyone and every body. She is tops!!!! A very pleasant staff and office."
10/14/2016
"This doctor is a class act!! (The best.)"
09/24/2016
"Please see my previous comments (above) about Dr. Sznyter. I am VERY thankful that I've found her!"
09/13/2016
"Dr. S. is a 10 plus MD"
08/25/2016
"Excellent experience!"
08/21/2016
"I totally trust Dr. Sznyter."
08/06/2016
"she went over every little detail and took the time to answer all my questions."
07/21/2016
"Dr. Sznyter is a wonderful, caring doctor."
07/20/2016
"Overall experience at this office, staff and physician were all very professional and thorough."
07/11/2016
"Very good! I felt comfortable talking Dr. L. Sznyter. She answered my concerns."
04/23/2016
"I would absolutely recommend Dr. Sznyter to anyone in need of her specialty. I am very pleased that my Endocrinologist recommended her to me for surgery."
04/20/2016
"Good."
04/19/2016
"Very good EXPERIENCE, very good staff, very good doctor -"
04/18/2016
"Dr. Sznyter is an excellent Dr.!!"
04/12/2016
"I felt I was in good safe hands with this provider. Staff very helpful. Eased my anxiety."
03/18/2016
"I LOVE Dr. Sznyte & trust her implicitly. 1. Warm Woman. 3. Very caring. 10 I have."
03/11/2016
"Dr. Sznyter is a remarkable sensitive and caring physician."
03/10/2016
"I was very pleased with Dr. Sznyter."
02/29/2016
"I LOVE this doctor! She is amazing!"
02/23/2016
"Fine."
02/12/2016
"Good."
02/01/2016
"Very good."
11/24/2015
"Very confident with this doctor."
11/16/2015
"Dr Szynter did my thyroid removal surgery. Nine months later, when I needed a large cyst removed on my head, I came to her. And two months after that, when I had a breast cancer scare, I also sought care from her. She truly is the best!"
09/30/2015
"Every one was good to me excellent."
07/31/2015
"Dr. Sznyter is great. Wonderful caring dr."
07/17/2015
"It was what I expect from a good doctor & staff!"
07/07/2015
"Dr. Laura Sznyter was the best. We like her very much."
06/30/2015
"Wonderful doctor and good bedside manners."
06/12/2015
"Dr. Sznyter is very thorough professional, caring, trustworthy and puts you at ease."
04/28/2015
"Dr. Sznyter is always courteous, informative, & attentive."
03/31/2015
"Extremely concerned, explanations diminished anxiety language clear concise."
02/23/2015
"Everyone was very nice."
02/17/2015
"Dr. Sznyter is one of the most kind, sincerely nice, & intelligent doctors I've ever met. She's compassionate & brilliant!"
01/17/2015
"Excellent experience.!!!"
12/23/2014
"All excellent."
12/03/2014
"I couldn't be more pleased with Dr. Sznyter."
12/02/2014
"Excellent dr. & staff."
11/20/2014
"Dr. Laura Ann Sznyter is fantastic, not only as a doctor, but as a person."
11/13/2014
"Wonderful doctor - never feel rushed and always satisfied with appointments."
10/29/2014
"She is wonderful!"
10/21/2014
"Dr. was warm & receptive. Showed genuine concern (not indifferent, like some docs). Explained everything in a way that was easy for me to understand."
07/24/2014
"Great lady & physician."
06/16/2014
"OK."
06/13/2014
"Have recommended."
05/15/2014
"Dr. Laura Sznyter is the most competent, compassionate doctor."
05/15/2014
"Dr. Sznyter was concerned and competent."
02/27/2014
"Dr. Szynter showed concern about my medical issue. She addressed the issue appropriately. She was quick and to the point. She explained what she thought was going on."
02/24/2014
"Positive courteous, & amicable."
02/07/2014
"My daughter Emily adores Dr. Sznyter. She is thorough, compassionate, gentle & informative. As a young teenage girl, Emily does NOT feel self conscious or upset when going for a check up."

In the news

In the news

In the news
Laura Ann Sznyter, MD, a new endocrine surgeon at Glen Cove Hospital, discusses when a surgery may be necessary.