Stephen Bernstein, MD

  • Specialty: Rheumatology
  • Languages: English, French, Italian, Russian
  • Phone: 212-535-3222

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

connective tissue disease, joint pain, fibromyalgia (FMS), lupus erythematosus, gout, osteoarthritis, rehabilitation therapy, immunodeficiency syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis, back pain, immunologic diseases, myofacial pain, musculoskeletal pain
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  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Rheumatology), 1982
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, 1980
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Hospital For Joint Diseases, Rheumatology, 1982
  • Residency, New Britain General Hospital, Internal Medicine, 1980
  • MD from University Of Rome, 1977

Locations and Appointments

34 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Medicare
  • Medicare
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Wellcare Exchange
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
Pyramid Medical Associates

923 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10021


Phone: 212-535-3222

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  • Expression of endothelial protein C receptor in cortical peritubular capillaries associates with a poor clinical response in lupus nephritis

    Izmirly, Peter M; Barisoni, Laura; Buyon, Jill P; Kim, Mimi Y; Rivera, Tania L; Schwartzman, Julie S; Weisstuch, Joseph M; Liu, David T; Bernstein, Stephen; Tseng, Chung-E; Belmont, Howard M; Esmon, Charles T; Merrill, Joan T; Askanase, Anca D; Thomas, David B; Clancy, Robert M
    Rheumatology (Oxford). 2009 May. 48 (5): 513-519