Louis Potters, MD

Radiation Medicine

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Louis Potters, MD - Radiation Medicine

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Louis Potters, MD, FACR, an internationally renowned expert in prostate cancer treatment and research, was appointed Chairman of Radiation Medicine at North Shore University Hospital and LIJ Medical Center in ... Read More2007. Board-certified in internal medicine and radiation oncology, Dr. Potters comes to North Shore-LIJ from South Nassau Communities Hospital in Oceanside, where he was Associate Director of Radiation Oncology and Medical Director of the New York Prostate Institute. Since 2006, he has also been an attending physician at Southside Hospital in Bay Shore, which is also a member of the North Shore-LIJ Health System. Before joining South Nassau, Dr. Potters was an Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.In 1992, Dr. Potters became the first physician to offer prostate brachytherapy on Long Island during his tenure as an attending physician in radiation oncology at North Shore University Hospital. Dr. Potters is a member of the Board of Directors and Chair of the Health Policy Council for the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology, the largest international association of radiation oncologists. He also sits on or chairs numerous committees and task forces of various medical societies, and has lectured and written extensively on prostate cancer and radiation oncology. Dr. Potters has written over 60 peer reviewed articles on radiation oncology and has over 100 accepted abstracts. He is on the editorial board of three leading scientific journals, and peer reviews manuscripts for eight other periodicals. Dr. Potters lectures and teaches throughout the country and world.

General

  • Gender
    Male
  • Yrs. in Practice
    29 years
  • Languages Spoken
    English

Insurance Providers Accepted

Hospital Affiliations

  • Franklin Hospital
  • Glen Cove Hospital
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • North Shore University Hospital
  • Southside Hospital
  • Syosset Hospital

Professional & Education Information

  • Administrative Titles
    • Director - Division Director of Radiation Therapy, Lenox Hill Hospital
    • Chairman, Southside Hospital
    • Chairman, North Shore University Hospital
    • Chairman, Glen Cove Hospital
    • Chairman, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Academic Titles
    • Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine

  • Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
    • Radiation Oncology - American Board of Radiology/Radiation Oncology

  • Medical School
    • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

  • Residencies
    • Beth Israel Medical Center - M/C Petrie Division
    • State University of NY Health Sci Ctr/Brooklyn

Map & Additional Locations

Primary Office Location

  • CFAM- Dept of Radation Medicine
  • 450 Lakeville Road
  • New Hyde Park, NY 11042
  • Phone: (516) 321-3000
  • Fax: (718) 470-8445
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Additional Office Locations

  • LIJMC Dept of Radiation Medicine
  • 270-05 76th Avenue
  • New Hyde Park, NY 11040
  • Phone: (516) 321-3000
  • Fax: (516) 470-8445
  • Get Directions
  • Glen Cove Hospital-Dept of Rad Med
  • 101 St. Andrews Lane
  • Glen Cove, NY 11542
  • Phone: (516) 674-7550
  • Fax: (516) 674-5010
  • Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • AARP
    • GHI Medicare
    • HMO
    • Medicare Managed
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
  • Aetna
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • HMO
    • Medicaid Managed
    • Medicare Managed
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
    • Workers Comp
  • CIGNA
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • HMO
    • Medicaid Managed
    • Medicare Managed
    • POS
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
    • Workers Comp
  • EmblemHealth / Connecticare / GHI / HIP / PerfectHealth / Vytra
    • Champus
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • GHI Medicare
    • HMO
    • Medicaid Managed
    • Medicare Managed
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
    • Workers Comp
  • Empire BCBS
    • Champus
    • Child Health Plus
    • Empire Medicare
    • Family Health Plus
    • HMO
    • Medicaid Managed
    • Medicare Managed
    • POS
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
    • Workers Comp
  • Fidelis Care
    • Champus
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • HMO
    • Medicaid Managed
    • Medicare Managed
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
    • Workers Comp
  • Healthfirst / MHI
    • Champus
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • HMO
    • Medicaid Managed
    • Medicare Managed
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
    • Workers Comp
  • Humana Health
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
  • Local 1199
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • HMO
    • Medicaid Managed
    • Medicare Managed
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
  • Magna Care
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • HMO
    • Medicaid Managed
    • Medicare Managed
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
    • Workers Comp
  • Medicaid
    • Any Plan
  • Medicare
    • Any Plan
  • Medicare-Railroad
    • Any Plan
  • MultiPlan / PHCS
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • GHI Medicare
    • HMO
    • Medicaid Managed
    • Medicare Managed
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
    • Workers Comp
  • Oxford
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • HMO
    • Liberty
    • Medicaid Managed
    • Medicare Managed
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
    • Workers Comp
  • Tricare
    • Extra
    • HMO
    • Medicaid Managed
    • Medicare Managed
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
    • Prime
    • Standard
  • United HealthCare
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • HMO
    • Medicaid Managed
    • Medicare Managed
    • POS
    • PPO / EPO / Indemnity
    • Workers Comp
  • Wellcare of NY
    • All Plans