Company: Northwell Physician Partners in Obstetrics/Gynecology
Location: Franklin Square, New York, United States
David J. Wolfson, Physician at Northwell Physician Partners in Ob/Gyn in Franklin Square, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in women’s health.
Influenced by his mother to become a doctor, Dr. Wolfson considered various avenues before deciding to take the path of obstetrics and gynecology. He finds that the field is an excellent fit for him because he enjoys helping patients have children and see his patients’ families thrive and grow. He appreciates all his patients and is grateful for the opportunity to help them recover and treat medical issues they experience.
In order to prepare for his profession, Dr. Wolfson earned an MD from the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara School of Medicine. He is certified in obstetrics and gynecology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and holds membership with the American College of Obstetrics. During his residency at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Dr. Wolfson served as chief resident and was mentored by his chairman Dr. Billy Flishner, who greatly inspired a young Dr. Wolfson. Following his residency, Dr. Wolfson remained at Long Island Jewish Medical Center before assuming employment with Northwell Heath Systems in Franklin Square, New York, where his youngest daughter Farrah works as a nurse practitioner.
Dr. Wolfson has spent his career caring for others and teaching residencies with medical students. He urges his students to understand the importance of showing care and exhibiting excellent bedside manner for all patients. When teaching, he imparts upon his students that they do not always have to know everything but they must always want to help the patients and be willing to use all resources and referrals. He also advises those who want to enter the field of gynecology and obstetrics against entering the profession solely because they think it will make them money and instead to know that passion must be the true motivation for entering the field. Due to his excellence in educating others, Dr. Wolfson has been lauded with the Teaching Award from the Committee for Residency Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
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