Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice?
The Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice includes more than 1,200 physicians and surgeons and is an integral part of the Icahn School of Medicine.

All Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice members are practicing physicians who are also full-time faculty members of Icahn School of Medicine. In addition to their faculty positions, all group practice members hold medical staff privileges at The Mount Sinai Hospital.

Most Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice physicians see patients in their offices on the campus of the Mount Sinai Health System at 5 East 98th Street in New York City. Some of our physicians have offices in lower Manhattan (Chinatown), on Staten Island, in Astoria (Queens), White Plains (Westchester), and Englewood, New Jersey.

Are all the members of the Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice specialists?
Our member physicians include both primary care physicians and specialists of all kinds.

What if I don't have a primary care physician?
You can find a selection of primary care physicians by searching our Find a Doctor directory, selecting "Internal Medicine" from the Specialty dropdown menu.

Do I need to see a specialist?
A primary care physician is the gateway to all specialty services at the Mount Sinai Health System and should be consulted first. Please use our convenient Find a Doctor search box, selecting "Internal Medicine" from the Specialty dropdown menu, to locate a primary care physician matched to your needs.

I need laboratory tests. Can they be performed at the Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice?
Yes. We provide comprehensive services for laboratory tests, health care screening, diagnostic testing, radiology, and other imaging procedures. These diagnostic services will be ordered by your physician.

How do I decide which specialty practice to contact?
Call 866-MSH-FPA1 (674-3721) for help with physician selection.

How do I access or amend my medical records?
Please call 212-241-6500 and ask for the patient representative.

How can I register a complaint or make a comment about the care I received at Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice?
Please call the Patient Service Center at 212-659-8990, and someone will help you.