Karen Kostroff, MD

Northwell Health Physician Partners

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score:
4.9

Surgical Oncology

Practice locations:

  • 2001 Marcus Avenue
    New Hyde Park, NY 11042
    Fax: (516) 775-4029
    Get Directions
    Accepting new patients

Clinical details

About your doctor

  • Female
  • 31 years in practice
  • Fluent in English

Professional & Academic details

Affiliations

  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • North Shore University Hospital

Academic titles

  • Assistant Professor, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Medical school

  • Boston University School of Medicine

Residencies

  • New York Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center

Fellowships

  • Brigham & Womens Hospital

Insurance providers/plans accepted

We accept most major health insurance plans. If your plan is not listed below, please call the office to discuss your options.


  • CareConnect Health Plan
    • CareConnect Bronze
    • CareConnect Bronze H S A 70%
    • CareConnect Catastrophic
    • CareConnect Gold
    • CareConnect Large EPO
    • CareConnect Platinum
    • CareConnect Silver
    • CareConnect Silver Cost Share
    • CareConnect Tradional Gold 20/40
  • HealthSmart
    • World Trade Center Program only

Patient ratings & comments

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Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
4.9
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.9
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.9
Care provider’s efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.9
Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
4.9
Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care (if any)
4.9
Degrees to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.9
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.9
Your confidence in this care provider
5
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
5

Patient comments

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

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04.19.2016
best breast surgeon ever.
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04.13.2016
True professorial and great staff. It's worth the drive.
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04.05.2016
all good
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03.14.2016
I would, surely, recommend Dr. Kostroff to any of my friends. She is terrific!
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03.07.2016
Dr. Kostroff goes above and beyond the call of her duty.
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02.15.2016
Dr. Karen Kostroff is an excellent doctor!
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12.29.2015
All good.
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12.22.2015
I did recommend Dr.Kostroff and she SAVED my friend suffering from breast cancer!!
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12.06.2015
Good
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11.09.2015
My husband (retired OBGYN) had worked with Dr. Kostroff and had sent two of our friends to see her in the past. They had excellent experiences with her as did I.
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09.30.2015
Always see Dr. Kostroff.
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09.02.2015
She is an excellent surgeon. I will recommend her to anyone. She made me feel at easy during such a difficult time.
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08.04.2015
I travel a great distance to see Dr. Kostroff.
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07.09.2015
Excellent rapport, kindness, professionalism!
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06.11.2015
In my estimation there is no better doctor in this field than Dr. Karen Kostroff.
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05.26.2015
Absolute professionalism & human compassion - Amazing degree of knowledge & confidence as well.
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05.06.2015
She is one of my favorite specialists.
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05.06.2015
Excellent.
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04.30.2015
Outstanding dr.
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04.29.2015
Excellent doctor!!!
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04.22.2015
Excellent experience care - & knowledge of patience was very good excellent doctor - #1 in my book - #9. + plus. #10. I have.
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03.26.2015
There are no words to adequately express the confidence & respect I have for this wonderful, caring, doctor - compassionate & professional.
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02.20.2015
I owe my life to Dr. Kostroff.
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01.21.2015
Dr. Kostroff is the best!
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12.26.2014
When I called Dr. Kostroff's office to make an appointment the doctor herself got on the phone to determine the nature of my problem - at my visit she not only addressed the problem but all questions!
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12.16.2014
Good experience.
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11.14.2014
Excellent!
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10.23.2014
She is wonderful and explained everything clearly.
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10.09.2014
Best people work at your hospital.

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