Directory of Health Care Specialists for Seniors in Manhattan, NYC

This is a mini directory of health care specialists here in Manhattan. Here they go:

Allergy and Immunology – deals with the sensitivity of the immune system in response to exposure to substances such as food, medications, insect stings, and environmental factors; includes treatment of asthma and hay fever.  Click  here for Allergy and Immunology Specialists in Manhattan

Anesthesiology – deals with the administration of medicine to aid in pain management and sedation, often during and after surgery or other medical procedures.  Click  here for Anesthesiologists in Manhattan

Cardiology – deals with the heart, blood vessels, and the circulatory system.  Click  here for Cardiologists in Manhattan.

Chiropractic Medicine – employs manipulation and adjustment of specific areas of the body (often of the spine) to prevent and treat disease and nerve function.   Click  here for Chiropractors in Manhattan

Critical Care Medicine – concerned with providing greater than ordinary care and observation to people in critical or unstable conditions.   Click  here for Critical Care specialists in Manhattan

Dentistry – deals with diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases concerning the teeth, oral cavity, and associated structures.   Click  here for Dentists in Manhattan

Dermatology – deals with the structure, function, and diseases of skin, hair, and nails.  Click  here for Dermatologists in Manhattan

Emergency Medicine – diagnosis and treatment of life-threatening medical situations.  Click  here for Emergency Medicine Specialists in Manhattan

Endocrinology – deals with the hormone-secreting glands (ex: thyroid, pituitary, adrenal, pancreas, ovaries, testes, etc.); also deals with diabetes.  Click  here for Endocrinologists in Manhattan

Gastroenterology – deals with disorders related to the digestive system, including the intestines, stomach, liver, and other organs.  Click  here for Gastroenterologists in Manhattan

Hematology – deals with blood and blood-producing organs, including blood disorders.  Click  here for Hematologists in Manhattan

Infectious Disease Medicine – deals with infectious diseases, such as sepsis, meningitis, and pneumonia.  Click  here for Infectious Disease Specialists  in Manhattan

Nephrology – concerned with malfunctions and diseases of the kidneys, including diagnosis and management by medication, diet, or dialysis.   Click  here for Nephrology Specialists in Manhattan

Neurology – deals with the treatment of the nervous system, including the brain, spinal cord, and nerves.  Click  here for Neurologists in Manhattan

Oncology – deals with tumors, including their development, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.  Click  here for Oncologists  in Manhattan

Ophthalmology – deals with diseases of the eye and their treatment.  Click  here for Ophthamologists  in Manhattan

Optometry – deals with examinations of the eye for defects and faults of refraction, prescribing correctional lenses, diagnosing diseases of the eye and treating diseases by non-surgical means.    Click  here for Optometrists  in Manhattan

Orthopedics – concerned with correction or prevention of musculoskeletal (including bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves) deformities, disorders, or injuries.  Click  here for Orthopedists in Manhattan

Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, and Throat) – deals with disorders of the ear, nose, and throat (larynx) areas.  Click  here for ENT specialists in Manhattan

Pain Management – deals with surgery, procedure, or other treatment designed to reduce pain and help.  Click  here for Pain Management Specialists  in Manhattan

Pathology – concerned with diseases, especially the structural and functional changes produced by them.   Click  here for Pathologists in Manhattan

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation – concerned with functional improvement after injury, illness, or congenital abnormality. Examples are physiatrists and physical therapists.   Click  here for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Manhattan.

Podiatry – deals with the care and treatment of the foot and its diseases.  Click  here for Podiatrists in Manhattan.

Preventive Medicine – medicine used to prevent disease, rather than to treat it.  Click  here for Preventative Medicine Specialists in Manhattan.

Psychiatry – deals with treatment of mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders.  Click  here for Psychiatrists in Manhattan.

Pulmonary Medicine – deals with diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the respiratory system (lungs).  Click  here for Pulmonologists in Manhattan.

Radiology – concerned with the use of radiant energy (ex: x-rays) or radioactive material in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.  Click  here for Radiologists in Manhattan.

Rheumatology – deals with diseases associated with inflammation or pain in muscles, joints, or fibrous tissue; includes treatment of arthritis, rheumatism, and related diseases.  Click  here for Rheumatologists in Manhattan.

Surgery – used to treat diseases or other medical conditions by operating on a patient to repair or remove parts of the body.  Click  here for Surgeons in Manhattan

Urology – deals with treatment of the urinary tract (male and female) and reproductive (male) organs.   Click  here for Urologists in Manhattan

We hope this was helpful. If you have any questions or if you know of a Manhattan, NYC senior that could benefit from our vast array of home care services, please call us at 212-614-8057 or email us at We are a full service licensed home care services agency (with the NYS Department of Health), we accept all long term care insurance as payment and have a full time staff of over 250 trained and certified home care personnel covering Manhattan.


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Christian and Claudia
Home Instead Senior Care
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Professional Wing, Suite #2
New York, NY 10022
P: 212-614-8057

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