DR. JONATHAN M. VAPNEK
229 EAST 79TH STREET, 1ST FLOOR
(between 2nd and 3rd Avenues, on the North side of the street)
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Dr. Vapnek’s office is open from 9 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday, but he is available for emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 212-717-9500 during office hours or 212-451-9227 after hours and on weekends. The answering service should be able to have Dr. Vapnek respond to your call within 30 to 60 minutes. If you feel you have a life-threatening emergency, you should either call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room without delay.
On many days, the office can get quite busy, so routine phone calls may not be returned until after 5 PM, when Dr. Vapnek finishes seeing patients. For this reason, if you have a true emergency during office hours, you should call and let the office staff know that you need to speak to the doctor immediately. In most cases, it will possible to see the doctor that same day.
If your matter is not a true emergency, you may leave a message with the office staff, and Dr. Vapnek will usually return your call within 24 hours. If you desire, you may also contact Dr. Vapnek by email with routine questions.
Dr. Vapnek’s office is on the East Side of Manhattan, close to the FDR Drive.
From the South, take the East 61st Street exit and travel West to 1st Avenue, turn right and drive North to East 79th Street and make a left. The office will be on your right between 2nd and 3rd Avenues.
From the North, take the East 96th Street exit and travel West to 2nd Avenue, turn left and drive South to East 79th Street and make a right. The office will be on your right between 2nd and 3rd Avenues.
6 train to 77th Street Station – the office is 2 blocks North and 1.5 blocks East
– M79 crosstown bus stops on East 79th Street at 2nd Avenue and 3rd Avenue
– M15 downtown bus stops on 2nd Avenue at East 79th Street
– M98, M101, M102 uptown buses stop on 3rd Avenue at East 79th Street