We found 39 interventional cardiologists who accept Aetna PPO near Brooklyn, NY.

Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
520 East 70th Street Starr 4
New York, NY
 

Dr. Harsimran Singh is a specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. After attending Yale School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). His areas of clinical interest consist of congenital heart disease, echocardiogram (echo), and cardiac catheterization. Dr. Singh is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO. Dr. Singh (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, Hindi, and Punjabi. He is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Echocardiogram, Congenital Heart Disease, Cardiac Catheterization

Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
51 West 51st Street; Suite 330
New York, NY
 

Dr. Manish Parikh's specialties are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. In addition to English, Dr. Parikh (or staff) speaks Arabic, Spanish, and Russian. His clinical interests encompass percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), angina, and cardiac catheterization. He is affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors. He attended medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Parikh's medical residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. His average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Parikh has received the following distinctions: New York Super Doctors and Alpha Omega Alpha. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Heart Problems, Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty, Angina, Cardiac Catheterization

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.
    99.9%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.7 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 985 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.
    99.9%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.0 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 958 patients (2009-2011)
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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
51 West 51st Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Christopher Irobunda, who practices in New York, NY, is a medical specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Irobunda speaks Spanish. Areas of expertise for Dr. Irobunda include percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), coronary angioplasty (PTCA), and coronary artery disease. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. Dr. Irobunda obtained his medical school training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and performed his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. He is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Irobunda is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Heart Problems, Coronary Angioplasty, Consultation, Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty, Cardiac ... (Read more)

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.
    98.4%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.5 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 122 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.
    99%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.9 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 120 patients (2009-2011)
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Philip Green, MD, FACC
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
161 Fort Washington Avenue Hip 6-610; Herbert Irving Pavilion
New York, NY
 

Dr. Philip Green works as a cardiologist and interventional cardiologist. Clinical interests for Dr. Green include cardiac catheterization. Dr. Green is professionally affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital, ColumbiaDoctors, and Hackensack University Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Green is open to new patients. After attending Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University for medical school, he completed his residency training at Brigham and Women's Hospital. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Green include: Honors and Awards; American College of Cardiology Foundation, Merck Fellowship Award; and Residency Mentorship Award. Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School.

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Clinical interests: Endovascular Disease, Cardiac Catheterization

Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
170 William Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Atul Sharma is a medical specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. His areas of expertise include renal angioplasty, coronary angiogram, and cardiac risk reduction. Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sharma takes. He is a graduate of Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Sharma trained at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center and National Institutes of Health (NIH). Dr. Sharma (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, Russian, and Hindi. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, Weill Cornell Medicine, and Hackensack University Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Renal Angioplasty, Atrial Fibrillation, Peripheral Angiogram, Cardiac Stress Testing, Hypertension, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
170 William Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Alexander Slotwiner's areas of specialization are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Slotwiner's areas of expertise include the following: coronary angiogram, cardiac risk reduction, and percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA). Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Slotwiner accepts. He graduated from the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Slotwiner completed a residency program at UNC Hospitals. Dr. Slotwiner is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Coronary Angiogram, Cardiac Risk Reduction, Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, Preventive ... (Read more)

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.
    99.3%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 2.1 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 248 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.
    99.2%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 2.4 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 204 patients (2009-2011)
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Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
550 1st Avenue
New York, NY
 

Dr. James Lock works as a pediatric cardiologist and interventional cardiologist. Dr. Lock accepts several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He graduated from Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota. He has received professional recognition including the following: National Merit Scholar; Established Investigator, Aha; and Nadas Professor, Harvard. His professional affiliations include Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), and Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Lock is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Cardiac Catheterization

Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
150 55th Street
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Robert Zaloom's areas of specialization are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Zaloom (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Arabic, Spanish, and Vietnamese. His hospital/clinic affiliations include The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York and NYU Langone Medical Center. After completing medical school at Ross University School of Medicine, Dr. Zaloom performed his residency at Lutheran Medical Center. Dr. Zaloom has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, Vytra, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more.

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
186 Joralemon Street; Floor 8
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Niki Kantrowitz is an adult cardiology and interventional cardiology specialist in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Kantrowitz (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, Polish, and Italian. She has a special interest in heart problems, electrocardiogram (EKG), and cardiac catheterization. She is professionally affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital. She is a graduate of Wayne State University School of Medicine. Dr. Kantrowitz's residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. She accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, and Aetna Medicare. She has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Electrocardiogram, Non-Invasive Cardiology, Heart Problems, Cardiac Catheterization

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.
    98.8%
    (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 277 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.
    99.3%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.9 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 202 patients (2009-2011)
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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
270 9th Street
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Hugo Rosero is a medical specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Rosero (or staff) speaks Spanish, Chinese, and Russian. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Rosero include high cholesterol (hyperlipidemia), cardiomyopathy, and mitral valve disease. He is affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital. Dr. Rosero graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. He takes several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Amerigroup Medicaid, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield.

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Clinical interests: Cardiomyopathy, Heart Problems, Aortic Disease, Heart Attack, Mitral Valve Disease, High Cholesterol

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.
    99.1%
    (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 413 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.
    99.4%
    (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 373 patients (2009-2011)

Specializes in Interventional Cardiology, Internal Medicine
520 East 70th Street; Starr Pavilion, 4th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Geoffrey Bergman is an interventional cardiologist in New York, NY. His areas of expertise consist of heart problems and cardiac catheterization. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO. Before performing his residency at Guy's Hospital, Dr. Bergman attended the University of London, Georgetown University School of Medicine, and King's College London School of Medicine. Dr. Bergman has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Bergman (or staff) speaks Sign Language, Spanish, and Italian. He is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Heart Problems, Cardiac Catheterization

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.
    99.4%
    (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 647 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.
    99.3%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.3 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 576 patients (2009-2011)
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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
481 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Cezar Staniloae is an adult cardiology and interventional cardiology specialist in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. His areas of expertise include atrial septal defect, renal artery stenosis, and aortic stenosis. He honors Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Staniloae attended medical school at Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy. His residency was performed at Cabrini Medical Center. He is professionally affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Aortic Stenosis, Atrial Septal Defect, Heart Valve Disease, Renal Artery Stenosis, Heart Attack, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Interventional Cardiology, Internal Medicine
550 1st Avenue; 14th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Stylianos Papadakos is a medical specialist in interventional cardiology. Dr. Papadakos's areas of expertise include rheumatic heart disease, atherosclerosis, and carotid artery disease. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Vytra, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO. He attended the University of Athens Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Mount Sinai Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut for residency. Dr. Papadakos (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Spanish, and Greek. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NYU Langone Cardiovascular Associates, NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, and St. Francis Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Vascular Surgery Procedures, Hypertension, Heart Problems, Atherosclerosis, Heart Failure, ... (Read more)

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.
    98.8%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.9 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 757 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.
    99.2%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.0 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 710 patients (2009-2011)
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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
1305 York Avenue; 8th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Robert Minutello's areas of specialization are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. After completing medical school at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, Dr. Minutello performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. His areas of expertise include the following: percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), heart problems, and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Minutello accepts. He has received the distinction of Missouri Medical Association Award. Dr. Minutello (or staff) speaks Spanish, Russian, and Italian. Dr. Minutello is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, Invasive Cardiology, Stent Placement, Heart Problems, ... (Read more)

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.
    99%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.3 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 714 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.
    99.3%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.5 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 600 patients (2009-2011)
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Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
1305 York Avenue; 8th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Christopher Gade, who practices in New York, NY, is a medical specialist in interventional cardiology. Clinical interests for Dr. Gade include heart problems and cardiac catheterization. He honors several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO. Dr. Gade attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and then went on to complete his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Gade (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Italian. He is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Heart Problems, Cardiac Catheterization

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.
    100%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.5 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 90 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.
    100%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.7 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 85 patients (2009-2011)
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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
130 E 77th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Martin Leon works as an adult cardiologist and interventional cardiologist in New York, NY. In his practice, he is particularly interested in percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), and heart valve disease. Dr. Leon is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. He attended medical school at Yale School of Medicine. Dr. Leon's training includes a residency program at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He accepts Aetna EPO, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He has received the following distinction: One of America's Top Doctors. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Heart Valve Disease, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty, ... (Read more)

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What is Interventional Cardiology?

Interventional cardiology is the treatment of heart disease without surgery, through the use of catheters. Primarily this is via a procedure called cardiac catheterization, where a long, thin, flexible tube, called a catheter, is threaded through a vein or artery up towards the heart. The catheter can be used to inject dye for x-rays, open narrowed artery walls, widen heart valves, place stents, or perform other tests and procedures.

Cardiology is a large specialty, and covers many diseases and disorders of the heart as well as several different kinds of treatments. What makes interventional cardiologists special is their ability to use minimally invasive procedures to treat heart disease. Interventional cardiologists may treat coronary artery disease and peripheral artery disease, where blood vessels become narrowed or blocked. They also may repair or replace damaged heart valves.

During a cardiac catheterization, the interventional cardiologist inserts the catheter into a blood vessel through a small incision in the groin or arm. It is then threaded to the blocked artery or into the heart, where tiny tools can be passed through the tube. These tools are used to perform percutaneous coronary interventions, or procedures done to the heart and arteries via catheter. Procedures may include:
  • Angioplasty, or opening of blocked arteries, often via the inflation of a balloon
  • Atherectomy, the physical cutting away of plaque buildup
  • Stenting, the placement of metal springs to hold artery walls open
  • Heart valve repair or replacement
  • Closure of holes in the heart

That these procedures can be performed without the pain and recovery time of traditional surgery is truly amazing.
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