Stephanie Falcone
Bernik, MD

Surgery, Surgical Oncology

(212) 434-6900

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About your doctor:

Member of Northwell Health Physician Partners
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Board certifications:

  • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

Administrative titles

  • Chief - Surgical Oncology of Surgery - General Surgery, Lenox Hill Hospital

Medical school

  • Yale University School of Medicine


  • St Vincents Hospital and Medical Center - NY


  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • St Vincents Hospital and Medical Center - NY


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Locations & insurance

  • 100 East 77th Street
    Suite 3rd Floor
    New York, NY 10075

    Fax: (212) 434-6950

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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.

"Best MD."

"Dr. Bernik is a spectacular physicians. She is caring, understanding & super supportive."

"Have seen Dr. Bernick for many years, and she has always been caring, very informative and reassuring and the epitome of professionalism. Would recommend her wholeheartedly and without reservation."

"I only trust my breasts with Dr. Bernik!"

"i have recommended dr. bernik several times to family and friends and all love her !"


"I've been with Dr. Bernik for 16 years. She is very attentive and caring."

"Yes! I will recommend this dr. 100%."

"love Dr. Bernik!"

"Dr. Bernik is the best in her field."

"I have full confidence in Dr. Bernik and recommend her all the time."

"Bernik was friendly, warm, informed & informative."

"Lovely doctors. She is a 10++++."

"Dr. Bernick is wonderful, compassionate & professional I am very grateful for her work on me!"

"Dr. Bernick is the best!"

"Dr. Bernik is excellent! I constantly recommend her!!"

"Dr. Bernik is a skilled professional and a tremendously kind, trustworthy and relatable person whom I would recommend to anyone. I feel the same way about Dr. Lerman, with whom I also met for my post-op appointment on Aug. 22."

"Dr. Bernik is a wonderful doctor and I am 100% happy with the surgery."

"Dr. Bernik has been my doctor for many years and have complete confidence in her."

"Very knowledgeable and patient."

"Dr. Bernik is an amazing physician. She is attentive, warm and caring. She genuinely cares about her patients!!"

"Dr. Stephanie Bernik is a wonderful gifted surgeon who saved my life and a terrific human being."


"Like I wrote, I adore Dr. Bernik. She makes me feel safe and protected. She is always 3 steps ahead of me in thinking about my care; she points out things to watch out for that I would have no idea about. Plus, she is warm and friendly and personable. She and Dr. Lerman are my two pillars for health."

"I always recommend Dr. Bernik"

"Dr. Bernik cares about her patients."

"I've recommended Dr. Bernik to many friends who are now patients. She's always generous with her time, I've been her patient for 15 years and would never see anyone else. She's smart, compassionate and a great doctor."

"Dr. Bernik was wonderful in a very difficult time and made the experience of a cancer diagnosis totally bearable. Can't say enough thanks."

"Very good."

"Dr. Stephanie Bernik is one of the best physician's I've known. She's been my doctor for over 10 years. I trust her judgement, knowledge and experience in her specialty. Northwell is very fortunate to have such a fine and caring physician."

"I have total confidence in Stephanie Bernik, MD with regard to her surgical skills and diagnostic ability. Beyond that she is a compassionate human being. She is direct and absolute in her medical opinion."

"I was very anxious before meeting Dr. Bernik. I came out feeling CONFIDENT in Dr. Bernik & RELAXED!"

"Updated me on issues relating to my care, which I really appreciated. Helped me on an unrelated medical question too (taking antibiotics)"

"MD took extra time to research online with me questions I had regarding medication! Amazing and reassuring."

"I'm sure you realize Dr.Bernik is one of your stars. From my original breast CA surgery in 2009 _____ today she has been top notch and ahead of the curve. You are very lucky to have her."

"The best."

"Dr. Bernik is a exceptional surgeon who sows compassion and caring for her patients."

"Dr. Bernik caring loving brilliant doctor. Have recommended."

"Dr. Bernik made me feel at ease during discussions about the type of surgery I needed and also because of discussions post surgery."

"I credit this doctor with the fact that I am alive today to answer your redundant survey. she is superior in every way."

"very satisfied can't complain."

"Dr. Bernik is very caring and a true professional. I recommend her all the time!"

"Dr. Bernik has a delightful personality and makes you feel at ease."

"I felt that I'm safe in this doctor, she's calm and compassionate, lucky to have her."

"Such a brilliant doctor, who is VERY well read & up to date in the research."


"Doctor is always attentive to my specific situation with knowledge, confidence & supportive for my health & well being."

"Dr. Bernik is top notch - did super job with my cancer surgery & ahead of the curve on (lymph node protocol)."

"Very comfortable in recommending care provider to others."

"Dr. Bernik is the best breast surgeon/doctor anyone could hope to have. I will never go to anyone else."

"Dr. Bernik is FIRST-RATE & very busy!"

"Dr. Bernik is a doctor I highly respect & recommend."

"I recommend Dr. Bernik all the time."

"Always had good experiences with Dr. Bernik & her office."

"In addition to Dr. Bernik being wonderful, I get compliments from every other dr. I see on her work on my breast - surgery."

"This is a great team, I've been with them a long time - Would not see anyone else. I trust them."

"Good experience."

"My doctor is caring, kind & thoughtful. She put me right at ease during such a trying time. I thank her for her kindness."

"I always recommend Dr. Bernik to friends and family. She is amazing."

"I would never got to any other than Dr. Bernik."

"I would recommend Dr. S. Bernik to any woman who is diagnosed with breast cancer. She is very professional and kind. She has got an excellent bed manner."


"Upbeat & fun - v. important in cancer surgeon."

"I go to this hospital only to see Dr. Bernik."

"Dr. Bernik is an outstanding surgeon as I'm sure you recognize."