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Dr. Jay Garson Watsky, MD
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Dr. Jay Garson Watsky, MD

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    Overview

    Dr. Watsky is a 1989 graduate of NY Medical College. After a residency training program in the US Air Force, he remained on active duty for three years after Desert Storm. He completed a fellowship training program in endocrinology at Albany Medical Center and joined The Endocrine Group in 1997. He is Board Certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, as well as Internal Medicine. His specialty is evaluation and management of thyroid disorders, including thyroid cancer and enjoys the practice of general endocrinology and all it has to offer. Dr. Watsky was one of the first physicians in the country to earn the ECNU designation. ECNU (Endocrine Certification in Neck Ultrasound) is a professional certification for endocrinologists who perform diagnostic evaluations of the thyroid and parathyroid glands through use of ultrasound and ultrasound-guided needle aspiration. The ECNU credential signifies that an individual has passed a comprehensive certification exam and a review of images and reports called the Validation of Competency Process. The ECNU designation was granted August 2009 and requires re-certification in ten years. Dr. Watsky has been performing ultrasound exams and using ultrasound to guide fine needle aspirations of lesions in the neck since 1997.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Endocrinologist (Diabetes & Hormones Specialist)

    Education & Training

    Albany Med Ctr Hosp, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism; David Grant Usaf Med Ctr, Internal Medicine (Residency)

    CA David Grant USAF MC-Fairfld (Internship)

    Albany Medical Center (Fellowship)

    ALBANY MED CTR HOSP, 1997, Yes, ENDOCRINOLOGY, DIABETES & METABOLISM (Continuing Medical Education (CME))

    DAVID GRANT USAF MED CTR, 1992, Yes, INTERNAL MEDICINE (Continuing Medical Education (CME))

    Doctorate - New York Med Coll- Valhalla Ny

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    American Board of Internal Medicine since 1997

    American Board of Internal Medicine since 1992

    American Board of Internal Medicine since 2012

    American Board of Internal Medicine since 2002

    Medical Conditions Treated

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    Practice

    1365 Washington Ave

    Suite 300

    Albany, NY 12206

    (518) 489-4704

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    ALBANY MEDICAL CENTER HOSPITAL

    1365 WASHINGTON AVE

    Albany, NY 12206

    (518) 489-4704

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Jay Watsky accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Jay Watsky is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Jay Watsky offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Watsky's office at (518) 489-4704 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Jay Watsky offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Watsky's office at (518) 489-4704 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Jay Watsky speak?

    Dr. Jay Watsky speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Jay Watsky have?

    Dr. Jay Watsky is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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