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Alfred Becker MD
Board Certified: Internal Medicine, Rheumatology
Languages: English, German
Medical School/Degree: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Hospital Affiliations: Good Samaritan Hospital, Nyack Hospital
Prior Experience: Arthritis Associates of Rockland, Suffern, NY
Internship: Internal Medicine - King's County Hospital, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Fellowship: Internal Medicine - Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
Undergraduate: Yeshiva University, New York, NY
Therapeutic and Diagnostic Intervention
Year Joined: 2015
What made you want to become a health care provider or what is your earliest memory of wanting to be one?
Service to the public goes back to my early childhood and medicine seemed to be a wonderful calling.
What do you love most about your specialty? / Why did you choose your specialty?
Rheumatology has evolved over the past few decades as a challenging discipline with new therapeutic options.
How do you connect with your patients?
Person to person contact where I can spend time analyzing the patient.
What are your interests outside of the office (hobbies, activities)?
I just love hiking in the Shawangunk Mountains!
What is your advice for your patients?
Mostly, hope and persistence.