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Girish Sonpal, MD, Rheumatology, Alpine, NJ, New York-Presbyterian Queens


Rheumatology Alpine, NJ

Lupus & Related

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Cornell University-Weill Medical College

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  • Dr. Girish Sonpal is a rheumatologist in Bayside, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including New York-Presbyterian Queens and NYU Langone Hospitals. He received his medical degree from Grant Medical College and has been in practice 48 years. He specializes in lupus & related.

Education & Training

  • Worcester City HospitalResidency, Internal Medicine, 1974 - 1975
  • Catholic Medical Centers of Brooklyn and QueensResidency, Internal Medicine, 1971 - 1974
  • Catholic Medical Centers of Brooklyn and QueensInternship, Transitional Year, 1970 - 1971
  • Grant Medical College
    Grant Medical CollegeClass of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 1977 - 2023
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1974 - 2020
  • ME State Medical License
    ME State Medical License Active through 1978
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Rheumatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area Castle Connolly, 2002-2014
  • Fellow (FACR) American College of Rheumatology

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Staphylococcus epidermidis septic arthritis following arthroscopic surgery  
    Knez, T, Asnis, D, Sonpal, G, Infectitious Disease in Clinical Practice, 4/1999
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis: Pitfalls in Early Diagnosis and Management  
    Sonpal, G.M., Calabro, John J., Wagner, Robert E., Kidd, Lawrence G.,, Clinical Medicine, 11/1974

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