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Lionel Desroches, MD, Nephrology, Elmont, NY, NYU Langone Hospitals


Nephrology Elmont, NY


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Overview of Dr. Desroches

Dr. Lionel Desroches is a nephrologist in Elmont, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including NYU Langone Hospitals, Long Island Jewish Valley Stream, Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, and North Shore University Hospital. He received his medical degree from NYU Grossman School of Medicine and has been in practice 31 years. Dr. Desroches accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 25 doctors at Long Island Jewish Valley Stream and one of 8 doctors at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center who specialize in Nephrology. He has 8 publications and over 100 citings.

Education & Training

  • Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
    Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/NorthwellFellowship, Nephrology, 1989 - 1991
  • Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
    Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/NorthwellResidency, Internal Medicine, 1986 - 1989
  • NYU Grossman School of Medicine
    NYU Grossman School of MedicineClass of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 1991 - 1998
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1987 - 2023
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Nephrology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012

Publications & Presentations


Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Illinois PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Empire BCBS HMO
    Empire BCBS PPO
    First Health 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
    WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
    Wellmark Alliance Select
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