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We found 11 cardiologists who accept Medicare Advantage near Brick, NJ.

Dr. Renato Antonio Apolito, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
35 Beaverson Boulevard; Unit 9b
Brick, NJ
 

Dr. Renato Apolito is an adult cardiologist and interventional cardiologist. Dr. Apolito is conversant in Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Apolito include angioplasty. He is professionally affiliated with Community Medical Center. Before completing his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center, Dr. Apolito attended medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. He has received a 2.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Apolito takes Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Angioplasty

Dr. Maurice D Weiss, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
35 Beaverson Boulevard; Unit 9b
Brick, NJ
 

Dr. Maurice Weiss' specialties are adult cardiology, interventional cardiology, and nuclear cardiology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Weiss include angioplasty. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Weiss is in-network for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, and SUNY Upstate Medical University. He trained at Long Island Jewish Medical Center for residency. Dr. Weiss is affiliated with Community Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Angioplasty

Dr. Leonard Louis Sandler, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
35 Beaverson Boulevard; Building 9b
Brick, NJ
 

Dr. Leonard Sandler practices adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology in Neptune, NJ, Brick, NJ, and Toms River, NJ. He is affiliated with North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset and Community Medical Center. Before performing his residency at Washington Hospital Center, Dr. Sandler attended MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield.

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Dr. Samir S Jain, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
1608 Route 88; Suite 104b
Brick, NJ
 

Dr. Samir Jain specializes in adult cardiology and practices in Toms River, NJ and Brick, NJ. Dr. Jain is a graduate of Government Medical College and a graduate of Coney Island Hospital's residency program. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 2.5 stars out of 5. Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Jain takes. He is affiliated with Community Medical Center.

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Dr. Joseph J Guarino Jr., MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
525 Jack Martin Boulevard
Brick, NJ
 

Dr. Joseph Guarino specializes in adult cardiology. Dr. Guarino's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna, Mail Handlers Benefit Plan, and more. He completed his residency training at Jersey Shore University Medical Center. Dr. Guarino is professionally affiliated with Community Medical Center.

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Dr. Ihab Girgis, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
35 Beaverson Boulevard; Unit 9b
Brick, NJ
 

Dr. Ihab Girgis is a medical specialist in adult cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm). Dr. Girgis is in-network for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. He studied medicine at Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine. His residency was performed at Staten Island University Hospital. He is affiliated with Community Medical Center.

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
495 Jack Martin Boulevard; Suite 2
Brick, NJ
 

Dr. Aditya Mehra specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology and practices in Brick, NJ and Lakewood, NJ. Dr. Mehra studied medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, in addition to other insurance carriers. His professional affiliations include Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus and Community Medical Center.

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Dr. Joseph Clemente, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
57 Kent Road
Howell, NJ
 

Dr. Joseph Clemente is a specialist in adult cardiology. He works in Middletown, NJ, Howell, NJ, and Tinton Falls, NJ. He obtained his medical school training at La Salle University, Mexican Faculty of Medicine and performed his residency at Nassau University Medical Center. Dr. Clemente's patients gave him an average rating of 2.5 out of 5 stars. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Clemente is professionally affiliated with Monmouth Medical Center and Barnabas Health Medical Group.

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Dr. Avinash Chandra Gupta, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
637 River Avenue
Lakewood, NJ
 

Dr. Avinash Gupta practices adult cardiology in Lakewood, NJ. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Gupta is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Viant. He attended Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences and then went on to complete his residency at New York Methodist Hospital. He is affiliated with Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus and Community Medical Center.

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Dr. Moshe Bacharach, MD
Specializes in Other, Cardiology
1166 River Avenue; Suite 204
Lakewood, NJ
 

Dr. Moshe Bacharach specializes in cardiology (heart disease). His education and training includes medical school at Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, The Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine and residency at The Brooklyn Hospital Center. Patients gave Dr. Bacharach an average rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, Coventry, and more. He is professionally affiliated with Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus.

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Dr. Michael R Aaron, DO
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
35 Beaverson Boulevard; Lions Head Park, Unit 9b
Brick, NJ
 

Dr. Michael Aaron's specialties are adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology. He practices in Neptune, NJ, Brick, NJ, and Toms River, NJ. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with Community Medical Center. Dr. Aaron honors Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and a graduate of Coney Island Hospital's residency program.

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What is Cardiology?

Cardiology is the study of the heart and blood vessels, and a cardiologist makes sure they are functioning well. Patients see cardiologists for many issues affecting the circulatory system, including:
  • Hypertension, or high blood pressure
  • Heart attack prevention and treatment
  • Congestive Heart Failure, where the heart cannot pump enough blood to meet the needs of the body
  • Heart transplant evaluation and care after surgery
  • Peripheral vascular disease, where arteries in the limbs narrow and reduce blood flow
  • Aneurysm, or a swelling in the blood vessels
  • Coronary Artery Disease, where the blood vessels delivering oxygen and nutrients to the heart become blocked

After performing a physical exam, a cardiologist may order a number of imaging tests in order to get a better understanding of what disease or complication might be causing problems in the heart and blood vessels. Some of these might include:
  • An electrocardiogram, which checks the heart’s electrical activity
  • X-rays to see tissues more clearly
  • Cardiac catheterization, where a small tube is directed into the heart to test pressure, oxygen levels, and blood flow

Although some cardiologists provide primary care, cardiologists more typically work as consultants to primary care physicians when a heart issue comes up. Cardiologists do not perform surgery, but they can perform “interventional” procedures, such as balloon angioplasty (where a balloon is used to stretch open narrowed veins) or stent placement to keep blood flowing.