Dr. Yana Shtern, MD is a double board-certified Internist, Nephrologist and Hypertension specialist. Dr. Shtern graduated from The State University of New York at Stony Brook in Long Island, New York. After finishing medical school, she completed both her Internal Medicine residency and Nephrology Fellowship training at Maimonides Medical Center in New York City, New York.
Dr. Shtern holds American Board of Internal Medicine certifications in both Internal Medicine and Nephrology. She has ten years of experience running a successful private medical practice in New York City, as well as having served as a Medical Director of an outpatient hemodialysis center. Dr. Shtern also has extensive training and experience as an ASDIN certified Interventional Nephrologist. For the last eight years, she has performed a variety of percutaneous endovascular surgical procedures for hemodialysis and cancer patients in numerous outpatient office-based surgical centers across New York City. Dr. Shtern belongs to numerous professional societies.
Dr. Shtern places an emphasis on providing compassionate and comprehensive adult preventative healthcare for men and women using a detail-oriented and personally tailored approach for every patient. She has recently joined us from New York City and looks forward to practicing within the Concierge model of primary care medicine where she will have the opportunity to provide more intimate and personalized care. Dr. Shtern’s goal is to provide complete, comprehensive healthcare while forming a life-long bond for health with each of her patients.
Dr. Shtern and her husband of over 10 years are the proud parents of two young boys. She enjoys hot yoga, pilates, outdoor activities, cooking, and most of all, spending time with her family.