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Douglas Sepkowitz, MD, Infectious Disease, Brooklyn, NY, NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital


Infectious Disease Brooklyn, NY

Assistant Professor, Medicine, SUNY-Downstate College of Medicine

Overview of Dr. Sepkowitz

Dr. Douglas Sepkowitz is an infectious disease specialist in Brooklyn, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, and Maimonides Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and has been in practice 38 years. Dr. Sepkowitz accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 24 doctors at Maimonides Medical Center and one of 27 doctors at NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital who specialize in Infectious Disease. He has more than 10 publications and over 100 citings.

Education & Training

  • SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University
    SUNY Downstate Health Sciences UniversityFellowship, Infectious Disease, 1984 - 1986
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Maimonides Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1982
  • University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
    University of Oklahoma College of MedicineClass of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1981 - 2025
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Infectious Disease

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Super Doctor

Publications & Presentations


Press Mentions

  • Spinal Epidural Abscess in Hemodialysis Patients: A Case Series and Review
    Spinal Epidural Abscess in Hemodialysis Patients: A Case Series and ReviewApril 19th, 2016

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Illinois PPO
    BCBS Texas BlueChoice
    CIGNA Open Access
    Empire BCBS HMO
    Empire BCBS PPO
    Great West PPO
    HIP of New York - Select PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    MagnaCare PPO
    Multiplan PHCS PPO
    Multiplan PPO
    MVP Healthcare PPO
    Oxford Health Freedom
    Oxford Health Liberty
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Please verify your coverage with the provider's office directly when scheduling an appointment