Seth Braunstein, MD, PhD

Seth Braunstein, MD, PhD

Endocrinology

Biography

Dr. Braunstein earned his medical from New York University School of Medicine and his PhD simultaneously at New York University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. He completed his internship, residency, and fellowship training at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.

He was also Director of the Diabetes Program at the University of Pennsylvania for many years.

Dr. Braunstein was in the NIH Medical Scientist Training Program and the American Diabetes Association Speakers Program. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Meet Dr. Braunstein - Video

Awards and Credentials

REGIONAL GUIDES

America’s Top Doctors (book series): 10th Edition, 11th Edition, 12th Edition, 13th Edition, 14th Edition, 1st Edition, 2nd Edition, 3rd Edition, 4th Edition, 5th Edition, 6th Edition, 7th Edition, 8th Edition, 9th Edition

Philadelphia Magazine: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctors (digital guide): 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Clinical Interests

Special interest in educating, treating, and monitoring patients with diabetes; promoting preventive care in high-risk patients; and treatment of diabetic complications. 

Patient Satisfaction

Our patient satisfaction surveys help us identify areas of improvement to work toward providing you with the best healthcare in the area. Patient satisfaction, along with increasing the quality of care delivered and reducing healthcare costs, are the three organizational objectives we focus on each and every day.

Provider Specific Scores

  • 6. How would you rate how well this provider communicates? (easy to understand, listens carefully to you, shows respect for what you had to say, sensitivity, friendliness)

    4.80 out of 5
  • 7. Using a number from 1 to 5, where 5 is the best provider possible and 1 is the worst provider possible, what number would you use to rate this provider?

    4.90 out of 5

How does Seth Braunstein compare?

Question Seth
1. How would you rate getting an appointment as soon as you needed?  4.61
2. When you contact the office, how would you rate getting the help or advice you need? 4.53
3. How would you rate the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff? 4.66
4. How would you rate the comfort and cleanliness of the waiting area? (How neat, comfortable, pleasant was the waiting room) 4.62
5. Wait time includes the time you spend in the waiting area and the exam room before you see your provider. How would you rate the amount of time that you had to wait to see the provider? 4.41
6. How would you rate how well this provider communicates? (easy to understand, listens carefully to you, shows respect for what you had to say, sensitivity, friendliness) 4.80
7. Using a number from 1 to 5, where 5 is the best provider possible and 1 is the worst provider possible, what number would you use to rate this provider? 4.90
8. When this provider orders a blood test, x-ray, or other test for you, how would you rate how well this provider’s office follows up to give you those results? 4.52
9. How would you rate how easy it is to get appointments with specialists? 4.28
10. Considering all aspects of the office, would you say that you are: completely satisfied, very satisfied, somewhat satisfied, somewhat dissatisfied, or very dissatisfied? 4.60

Locations

Dr Braunstein is very kind and caring ... always very upbeat .. good exam and takes time to answer questions!!

Patient