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Gail F. Shust, MD

  • Specialty: Pediatric Infectious Disease
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-8508
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About Me

Conditions and Treatments

  • sinus infection
  • osteomyelitis
  • urinary tract infection
  • Clostridium difficile infection
  • respiratory tract infection
  • inflammation of the membrane surrounding the heart
  • hepatitis
  • neonatal infection
  • Lyme disease
  • spine infection
  • acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
  • parasitic disease
  • viral hepatitis
  • Epstein Barr virus
  • sepsis
  • brain inflammation
  • herpes simplex virus infection
  • pelvic infection
  • malaria
  • mycobacterium infection
  • staphylococcus bacteria infection
  • bacterial resistance
  • pneumonia
  • septic arthritis
  • fungal infection
  • tuberculosis
  • methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus infection (MRSA)
  • human immunodeficiency virus
  • sexually transmitted disease
  • opportunistic infection
  • tonsil inflammation
  • bone or joint infection
  • resistant infection
  • vertebral osteomyelitis
  • gastrointestinal infections
  • viral infection
  • hospital-acquired infection
  • shingles


  • Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics
  • Faculty Advisor, Violet Society Program-the Mentor and Career Advisor Program for NYU Medical Students
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, The Children's Hospital at Montefiore, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 2009
  • Fellowship, Mount Sinai Medical Center (New York, NY), Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 2008
  • Residency, Jacobi Medical Center, Pediatrics, 2006
  • MD from Tel Aviv University, 2003

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Insurance Plans Accepted

This provider accepts the following insurance plans.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Indemnity
    • Aetna Medicare
    • Aetna POS
    • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna
    • Cigna EPO/POS
    • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
    • ElderPlan
  • Emblem
    • Emblem Select Care Exchange
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus Essential
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Fidelis
    • Fidelis Child Health
    • Fidelis Essential
    • Fidelis Exchange
    • Fidelis Medicaid
    • Fidelis Medicare
  • GHI
    • GHI CBP
    • GHI HMO
  • HIP
    • HIP Access I
    • HIP Access II
    • HIP Child Health
    • HIP Essential
    • HIP HMO
    • HIP Medicaid
    • HIP Medicare
    • HIP POS
  • HealthSmart
    • HealthSmart (WTC)
View All Accepted Plans This list of insurances changes regularly, and insurance plans listed may not be accepted at all office locations for this provider. Before your appointment, please confirm with your insurance company that this provider accepts your insurance.

Locations and Appointments

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NYU Pediatric Infectious Diseases

550 1st Avenue
New York, NY 10016


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