We found 60 cardiologists who accept Medicaid near Bay Shore, NY.

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Dr. Adalbert Pilip, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
1766 Sunrise Highway
Bay Shore, NY
 

Dr. Adalbert Pilip's area of specialization is adult cardiology. Patient ratings for Dr. Pilip average 5.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Pilip include heart valve disease, angina, and high cholesterol (hyperlipidemia). He is an in-network provider for HealthSmart, Viant, and Healthfirst, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Pilip is accepting new patients. After completing medical school at Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, The Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, he performed his residency at Montefiore Medical Center. Dr. Pilip (or staff) is conversant in Hebrew and Russian.

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Clinical interests: Syncope, Atrial Fibrillation, Research, Cardiac Stress Testing, Heart Valve Disease, Implantable ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Critical Care
631 Montauk Highway
West Islip, NY
 

Dr. Ambrose Vallone works as a pediatric cardiologist and pediatric critical care specialist. Dr. Vallone's average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. His professional affiliations include Huntington Hospital, St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY), and Plainview Hospital. He accepts the following insurance: Child Health Plus, Medicaid, and Medicare. He has an open panel. His education and training includes medical school at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Vallone speaks Spanish.

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Dr. Ezra Deutsch, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Other
375 East Main Street
Bayshore, NY
 

Dr. Ezra Deutsch is an adult cardiology and interventional cardiology specialist. Patient ratings for Dr. Deutsch average 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Deutsch honors several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield. Dr. Deutsch is a graduate of Harvard Medical School. Dr. Deutsch completed Dr. Deutsch's residency training at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York. In addition to English, Dr. Deutsch speaks Spanish. Dr. Deutsch's professional affiliations include St. Francis Hospital, St. Catherine of Siena Hospital, and Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center. Dr. Deutsch welcomes new patients.

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Procedure Information for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    This survival rate is 'risk-adjusted' to account for the fact that some physicians treat sicker patients than average. The resulting percentage is the survival rate for the average patient who has this procedure.
    98.2%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.6 times the average?
    Physicians with high case severity treat sicker patients than average, and their patients are more at-risk. In contrast, physicians with low case severity treat healthier patients than average, and their patients are less at-risk.
  • Based on 711 patients (2009-2011)
Procedure Information for Non-Emergency Angioplasty
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    This survival rate is 'risk-adjusted' to account for the fact that some physicians treat sicker patients than average. The resulting percentage is the survival rate for the average patient who has this procedure.
    98.8%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.6 times the average?
    Physicians with high case severity treat sicker patients than average, and their patients are more at-risk. In contrast, physicians with low case severity treat healthier patients than average, and their patients are less at-risk.
  • Based on 635 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Eric Ryan Uyguanco, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
540 Union Boulevard
West Islip, NY
 

Dr. Eric Uyguanco specializes in adult cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm). He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield. He graduated from New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Dr. Uyguanco trained at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center for his residency. He is conversant in Filipino. Dr. Uyguanco's professional affiliations include St. Francis Hospital, North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset, and Southside Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Dr. Larry M Altschul, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
540 Union Boulevard
West Islip, NY
 

Dr. Larry Altschul is an adult cardiology specialist in West Islip, NY. His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Altschul accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, HealthSmart, and more. Before performing his residency at Nassau University Medical Center, Dr. Altschul attended SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences for medical school. In addition to English, he speaks Greek. His professional affiliations include St. Francis Hospital and Southside Hospital. Dr. Altschul welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Gary Edwin Veith, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
61 East Main Street
Bay Shore, NY
 

Dr. Gary Veith sees patients in Bay Shore, NY and Nesconset, NY. His medical specialty is adult cardiology. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and HealthSmart are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Veith accepts. Dr. Veith's education and training includes medical school at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine and residency at Hahnemann University Hospital. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Veith is affiliated with St. Catherine of Siena Hospital and Southside Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.

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Dr. Barbara Laraine Seifert, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
400 West Main Street; Suite 235
Babylon, NY
 

Dr. Barbara Seifert is a specialist in pediatric cardiology. Patient ratings for Dr. Seifert average 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Seifert takes several insurance carriers, including Medicaid Managed Care, Health Insurance Plan of New York (HIP), and Child Health Plus. She graduated from Central University of the East School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Monmouth Medical Center. She speaks Sign Language. Dr. Seifert's hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center (West Islip, NY), and Mercy Medical Center, Rockville Centre. She has an open panel.

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Dr. Ganesh Suresh Kamath, MPH, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
540 Union Boulevard
West Islip, NY
 

Dr. Ganesh Kamath is a cardiologist in West Islip, NY. He is professionally affiliated with St. Francis Hospital, North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset, and Southside Hospital. Dr. Kamath honors Amerigroup, Child Health Plus, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients. He studied medicine at Topiwala National Medical College. Dr. Kamath completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with SUNY, University at Buffalo. Dr. Kamath (or staff) speaks Spanish and Hindi.

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Specializes in Other, Internal Medicine, Cardiac Electrophysiology
375 East Main Street; Suite 26
Bayshore, NY
 

Dr. Armen Ovsepian is a physician who specializes in cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm). His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, St. Catherine of Siena Hospital, and North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset. He is an in-network provider for Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Ovsepian's education and training includes medical school at Kaunas University of Medicine and residency at Flushing Hospital Medical Center. In addition to English, Dr. Ovsepian (or staff) speaks Lithuanian, Spanish, and Armenian.

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Dr. Michael Anthony Masciello, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Cardiology
540 Union Boulevard
West Islip, NY
 

Dr. Michael Masciello is a physician who specializes in adult critical care and adult cardiology. He attended the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Nassau University Medical Center for residency. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Masciello takes Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Masciello (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Greek. He is affiliated with St. Francis Hospital and Southside Hospital. He is open to new patients.

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Dr. Marc R Kirschner, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Cardiology
540 Union Boulevard
West Islip, NY
 

Dr. Marc Kirschner is a physician who specializes in adult critical care and adult cardiology. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, HealthSmart, and more. He attended medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Kirschner's medical residency was performed at Beth Israel Medical Center, New York. He is conversant in Greek. He is professionally affiliated with St. Francis Hospital and Southside Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Kirschner's office for an appointment.

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Dr. Lewis Bruce Rappaport, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology
61 East Main Street
Bay Shore, NY
 

Dr. Lewis Rappaport is an adult cardiology and nuclear cardiology specialist. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and HealthSmart. After completing medical school at Central University of the East School of Medicine, Dr. Rappaport performed his residency at The Western Pennsylvania Hospital. His professional affiliations include St. Catherine of Siena Hospital and Southside Hospital. He has an open panel.

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Dr. Saverio Joseph Barbera, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
200 W. Main Street
Babylon, NY
 

Dr. Saverio Barbera's areas of specialization are adult cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm). Dr. Barbera is rated 3.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is professionally affiliated with Huntington Hospital. He is in-network for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients. Dr. Barbera attended medical school at Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine and SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine. He speaks Spanish.

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Specializes in Cardiac Electrophysiology
540 Union Boulevard
West Islip, NY
 

Dr. Justin Shaber's medical specialty is cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm). He attended Boston University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Montefiore Medical Center for residency. He honors Medicaid and Medicare insurance. Dr. Shaber (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Sign Language, and Korean. Dr. Shaber is professionally affiliated with St. Francis Hospital.

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Dr. Janice Mc Cormack, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
540 Union Boulevard
West Islip, NY
 

Dr. Janice McCormack works as a cardiologist. She is rated highly by her patients. She is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing her residency at Montefiore Medical Center, Dr. McCormack attended New York Medical College for medical school. In addition to English, she speaks Greek. Dr. McCormack's professional affiliations include St. Francis Hospital and Southside Hospital. She welcomes new patients.

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
45 East Main Street
East Islip, NY
 

Dr. Sotir Polena practices adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. In addition to English, Dr. Polena (or staff) speaks Spanish, Albanian, and Greek. His professional affiliations include Huntington Hospital, St. Francis Hospital, and Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center. After completing medical school at the University of Tirana Faculty of Medicine, he performed his residency at Flushing Hospital Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and HealthSmart. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Procedure Information for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    This survival rate is 'risk-adjusted' to account for the fact that some physicians treat sicker patients than average. The resulting percentage is the survival rate for the average patient who has this procedure.
    97.8%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.8 times the average?
    Physicians with high case severity treat sicker patients than average, and their patients are more at-risk. In contrast, physicians with low case severity treat healthier patients than average, and their patients are less at-risk.
  • Based on 209 patients (2009-2011)
Procedure Information for Non-Emergency Angioplasty
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    This survival rate is 'risk-adjusted' to account for the fact that some physicians treat sicker patients than average. The resulting percentage is the survival rate for the average patient who has this procedure.
    97.8%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 times the average?
    Physicians with high case severity treat sicker patients than average, and their patients are more at-risk. In contrast, physicians with low case severity treat healthier patients than average, and their patients are less at-risk.
  • Based on 183 patients (2009-2011)
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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.
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