About Amy Lichtenfeld, MD

Dr. Amy Lichtenfeld has been located on NYC's Upper East Side practicing leading edge Allergy-Immunology and Internal Medicine since 1991. She provides comprehensive allergy consultations and treatments in an inviting, boutique-like setting at Eastside Medical Associates.

Dr. Lichtenfeld’s unparalleled attention to detail ensures individualized care for every patient. She understands that no two patients are alike and she devotes as much time as needed to provide every patient with an individualized treatment plan. She offers expert care for teenagers through adults suffering from a broad spectrum of allergic disorders, including hay fever, asthma, food allergies, sinusitis, and eczema.

In addition to her extensive expertise, patients appreciate the time Dr. Lichtenfeld consistently devotes to thoroughly answering their questions and explaining treatment options. Dr. Lichtenfeld and her professional, friendly staff value their ongoing relationships with existing patients and are excited to welcome new ones to Eastside Medical Associates.

A New York City native, Dr. Lichtenfeld graduated summa cum laude from the 
University of Pennsylvania, where she was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa honor society. She earned her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine before returning to New York City to complete her residency in internal medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital. She completed her fellowship in allergy-immunology at Weill Cornell Medical Center. She is a leader in the field of allergy immunology in NYC.  Dr. Lichtenfeld was honored to serve on the Executive Board and as President of the NY Allergy and Asthma Society.

Dr. Lichtenfeld is an attending physician at New York Hospital and Lenox Hill 
Hospital. She teaches medical students and residents in the field of asthma and immunology and conducts clinical research trials from her office. Dr. Lichtenfeld has been recognized as a Top Doctor by Castle Connolly and is a New York Magazine Top Doctor in Allergy-Immunology and Internal Medicine.

Outside of work, Dr. Lichtenfeld enjoys family time with her husband, two grown children, and golden retriever, Roxy. She enjoys exercise, traveling, and taking advantage of all the things New York City has to offer.


Words from our patients

  • "Dr. Lichtenfeld is amazing to say the least. I have never had one bad experience with anyone at Dr. Lichtenfeld's office."

    Chelsea M.
  • "Dr. Amy Lichtenfeld is a great doctor who listens to your concerns and cares for her patients. The office is well run and you never are left waiting."

    Vincent F.
  • "Dr. Lichtenfeld has been my primary care physician for more than 20 years. She has always been compassionate, knowledgeable and able to explain complex health issues."

    Michael B.
  • "Dr. Lichtenfeld is extremely knowledgeable, professional, and respectful. She is the best there is, and I have seen many different allergists."

    Verified Patient
  • " Dr. Lichtenfeld has always treated me with respect, care and professionalism. She spends time listening as well, which feels rare in these times."

    Verified Patient
  • "Dr. Lichtenfeld is great. Making an appointment is easy and her staff is friendly and easy to work with. I highly recommend this doctor."

    Verified Patient