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Dr. Lester Blair, MD

Dr. Lester Blair, MD

Pulmonary Disease M
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Dr. Lester Blair, MD is a pulmonologist in New York, NY. Dr. Blair completed a residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital. He currently practices at Weill Cornell Medicine and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans, including Medicare. Dr. Blair is board certified in Internal Medicine.




  • Bellevue Hospital Center Ny University, Fellowship Hospital — 1977
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Residency Hospital — 1977
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Internship Hospital — 1975

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amerihealth
  • Amida Care
  • Anthem
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice

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I've been seeing Dr Blair for 4 years and he's always given me the time I've needed, been honest, and shown respect for my condition.
Ellen Nieves — May 15, 2022
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Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

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Dr. Blair frequently treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), Asthma, and Sarcoidosis.  


New Patient? (212) 256-9597
  1. Weill Cornell Medicine

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      Weill Cornell Medicine
      425 East 61st Street, New York, NY 10065 Call
      Existing Patients: (212) 582-3422
      New Patients:
      (212) 256-9597