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Dr. Howard Keschner, MD

Gastroenterology
4.5 (10)
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Howard Keschner, MD

Dr. Howard Keschner, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Wading River, NY. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 31 years of experience. They graduated from STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK / HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER AT BROOKLYN / COLLEGE OF MEDICINE and is affiliated with Mather Hospital and Saint Charles Hospital.

Dr. Keschner works at Northwell Health Physician Partners Cardiology at Wading River in Wading River, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Hemorrhoids, Abdominal Pain and Irritable Bowel Syndrome along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Keschner's Office Locations

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    Long Island Digestive Disease Consultants Gastroenterology at Wading River
    271 New York # 25A, Wading River, NY 11792 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (631) 751-8700

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  • Mather Hospital
  • Saint Charles Hospital

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    Nov 04, 2022
    Dr. Keschner has been my gasto dr for 15 years, through the years he has time and time again gave me his best. Recently I moved out of state and of course I am having A problem, so I called his office his receptionist took my info with such kindness and Said he will get the message Monday that conversation took place Thursday, so today Friday, Dr keschner called and was so kind and compassionate he listen sent an Rx to my pharmacy and will be in touch with my doctors for follow ups. What doctor goes out Of his way to help me. I love this man. Doctors just donor do these things anymore. Thank you Dr Keschner
    — Nov 04, 2022
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    About Dr. Howard Keschner, MD

    Specialties
    • Gastroenterology
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    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    • English
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    • 1871551879
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    Education & Certifications

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    • Temple University Hospital
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    • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine-Yeshiva University
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    • STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK / HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER AT BROOKLYN / COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
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    Dr. Howard Keschner, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Keschner is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Keschner has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

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    Dr. Keschner works at Northwell Health Physician Partners Cardiology at Wading River in Wading River, NY. View the full address on Dr. Keschner’s profile.

    Dr. Keschner has seen patients for Hemorrhoids, Abdominal Pain and Irritable Bowel Syndrome, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Keschner on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    10 patients have reviewed Dr. Keschner. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Keschner.

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