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Karyn Ginsburg, MD
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  • Endocrinology
Accepting new patients

Appointments: Call 516-629-5530


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210 E. Sunrise Hwy Endocrinology

210 E. Sunrise Hwy
Valley Stream, NY 11581
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Adrenal gland abnormalities
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Gestational diabetes
  • High blood sugar
  • Hirsutism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Impotence
  • Irregular periods
  • Menopause symptoms
  • Nipple discharge / galactorrhea
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overproduction of male hormones
  • Parathyroid diseases
  • Pituitary diseases
  • Pituitary tumor
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Thyroid nodule
  • Thyroid ultrasound
  • Turner syndrome
  • Type 1 DM
  • Ultrasound-guided fine-needle thyroid biopsy
  • Weight Management

New York Accepted Insurances

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Aetna Medicare
Anthem BCBS
BCBS Blue Card
BCBS of NY – Empire
BCBS of NY – Empire Medicare
BCBS of NY - NYC Medicare Advantage Plus Plan
Corvel – Workers Compensation
Coventry – Workers Compensation and Motor Vehicle
Emblem Health – Emblem, HIP & GHI
Emblem Medicare
Emblem Health – NYC Medicare Advantage Plus Plan PPO
HealthFirst Commercial & PPO
HealthFirst Essential (Exchange)
HealthFirst Medicaid
HealthFirst Medicare
Humana Medicare
Multiplan/PHCS/Beech Street
New York Workers Compensation
Oxford Health Plans (Freedom, Liberty)
Oxford Health Medicare
Railroad Medicare
The Empire Plan NY
United Healthcare AARP Medicare Complete
United Healthcare Choice
United Healthcare Choice Plus
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare Navigate EPO, HMO, POS
United Healthcare NYSHIP
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

Training and Education

Board Certification

  • Endocrinology & Metabolism, American Board of Internal Medicine


  • Fellow, Endocrinology & Metabolism, SUNY Stony Brook Medical Center


  • Resident, Internal Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center


  • Intern, Internal Medicine, Staten Island University Hospital

Medical School

  • M.D., SUNY Downstate Medical School


  • B.A., Judaic Studies, Brooklyn College (CUNY) BA/MD Program

About Me

Karyn Ginsburg, MD is a member of Summit Health’s Endocrinology team. Dr. Ginsburg practices general endocrinology with expertise in diabetes, thyroid disorders, osteoporosis, hypercalcemia, and adrenal and pituitary disorders. Her special clinical interests include thyroid ultrasound and ultrasound-guided biopsies, as well as women’s endocrine disorders.

Dr. Ginsburg prioritizes getting to know her patients and being aware of their medical issues and any psychological, emotional, or social factors that may influence their condition. She says this approach is particularly important with treating diabetes. “Diabetes is not a simple disease. The management of diabetes is greatly affected by outside stressors, and it, in turn, affects every facet of a patient’s life.”

Dr. Ginsburg’s calling to health care came early and decisively. She had surgery at a young age, performed by a surgeon who made a lasting impression on her. In middle and high school, she frequently volunteered at her local hospital, and by high school, she was confident she’d pursue a medical career. Today, she’s paying forward the experience she had as a child—making a difference in a patient’s life—and appreciating the opportunity. “There is no greater pleasure for me than to hear from patients that I have helped make them feel better,” she says.

When she’s not seeing patients, Dr. Ginsburg enjoys traveling and spending time with her family. In addition, she is a proponent of improving community awareness of proper nutrition and lifestyle choices and improving care for the aging population.