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We found 7 providers matching angioplasty and who accept Medicaid Managed Care near Tarrytown, NY.

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Dr. Craig Elvin Hjemdahl-Monsen, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
19 Bradhurst Avenue; Suite 700, Hawthorne Office
Hawthorne, NY
 

Dr. Craig Hjemdahl-Monsen works as a cardiologist and interventional cardiologist in Hawthorne, NY. Clinical interests for Dr. Hjemdahl-Monsen include heart problems and coronary angioplasty (PTCA). He is in-network for Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Hjemdahl-Monsen's education and training includes medical school at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and residency at the University Hospitals, Cleveland. Dr. Hjemdahl-Monsen has received the following distinction: One of America's Top Doctors. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , coronary angioplasty (PTCA)

All Interests: Heart Problems, Coronary Angioplasty, Cardiac Catheterization

Procedure Information for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    98.9%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 times the average?
  • Based on 530 patients (2009-2011)
Procedure Information for Non-Emergency Angioplasty
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    99.6%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.5 times the average?
  • Based on 462 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Kumar Siva Kalapatapu, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
19 Bradhurst Avenue; Suite 700
Hawthorne, NY
 

Dr. Kumar Kalapatapu is a physician who specializes in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Clinical interests for Dr. Kalapatapu include percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), coronary artery disease, and cardiac catheterization. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. Dr. Kalapatapu obtained his medical school training at Guntur Medical College and performed his residency at Christ Hospital. Dr. Kalapatapu is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He has received the distinction of One of America's Top Doctors. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), angioplasty

All Interests: Stent Placement, Heart Problems, Stents, Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty, Angioplasty, ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    99.3%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.0 times the average?
  • Based on 1054 patients (2009-2011)
Procedure Information for Non-Emergency Angioplasty
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    99.6%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.2 times the average?
  • Based on 927 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Anthony L Pucillo, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
19 Bradhurst Avenue; Suite 700, Hawthorne Office
Hawthorne, NY
 

Dr. Anthony Pucillo's medical specialty is adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. He has indicated that his clinical interests include heart problems, peripheral artery disease (PAD), and carotid artery disease. Dr. Pucillo's hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. He takes Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He is accepting new patients. Before performing his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center, Dr. Pucillo attended Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Pucillo has received include One of America's Top Doctors and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. Dr. Pucillo (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Italian.

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Relevant Interests: , peripheral angioplasty

All Interests: Heart Problems, Peripheral Artery Disease, Peripheral Angioplasty, Carotid Artery Disease, ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    98.4%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 times the average?
  • Based on 371 patients (2009-2011)
Procedure Information for Non-Emergency Angioplasty
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    98.4%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 times the average?
  • Based on 321 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Vladimir Sheynzon, MD
Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
155 White Plains Road
Tarrytown, NY
 

Dr. Vladimir Sheynzon specializes in vascular & interventional radiology and diagnostic radiology. Dr. Sheynzon speaks Russian. He has a special interest in cancer. He is professionally affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. His education and training includes medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and residency at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Dr. Sheynzon accepts Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinctions: Exemplary Expostulator Award for the Best for the Best Resident Oration; the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey; and Murray Rosenberg Award for the Best Use of Visual Elements. Dr. Sheynzon is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Imaging Procedures, Cancer

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 19
  • Uninsured Cost: $4,330
  • Medicare Cost: $213
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Dr. Peter Schlossberg, MD
Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
155 White Plains Road
Tarrytown, NY
 

Dr. Peter Schlossberg's specialties are vascular & interventional radiology and diagnostic radiology. He practices in New York, NY and Tarrytown, NY. These areas are among his clinical interests: stent placement (stenting), cryotherapy, and cancer. He takes Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Schlossberg graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Schlossberg (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Hebrew, and Arabic. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , angioplasty

All Interests: Cryosurgery, Varicocele, Sclerotherapy, Uterine Fibroid Embolization, Stent Placement, Angiogram, ... (Read more)

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Dr. David C Sperling, MD
Specializes in Radiological Physics, Vascular & Interventional Radiology
155 White Plains Road
Tarrytown, NY
 

Dr. David Sperling's medical specialty is vascular & interventional radiology and radiological physics. These areas are among his clinical interests: stent placement (stenting), cancer, and percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA). Dr. Sperling is in-network for Aetna EPO, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. After completing medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, he performed his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Sperling include: Castle Connolly Top Doctors, New York, 2013, 2014, 2015; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. Dr. Sperling (or staff) speaks Spanish and Albanian. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), peripheral angioplasty

All Interests: Varicocele, Sclerotherapy, Uterine Fibroid Embolization, Stent Placement, Stents, Cancer, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 21
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,660
  • Medicare Cost: $1,296
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Dr. Jonathan Susman, MD
Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
155 White Plains Road
Tarrytown, NY
 

Dr. Jonathan Susman is an interventional radiologist and diagnostic radiologist. Clinical interests for Dr. Susman include renal angioplasty, percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), and cancer. Dr. Susman is professionally affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. He takes Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Susman is accepting new patients. He is a graduate of Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. He completed his residency training at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. His distinctions include: One of America's Top Doctors and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , renal angioplasty, percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), angioplasty

All Interests: Renal Angioplasty, Renal Vascular Disease, Hypertension, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Aneurysm, ... (Read more)

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What is Angioplasty?

Angioplasty is a common, minimally invasive procedure performed to restore blood flow in arteries and veins that have become narrowed or blocked. Age or illness can cause plaque to build up at certain spots within the veins and arteries, and if enough collects, it can restrict the flow of blood. Angioplasty uses a tiny balloon at the end of a small, flexible tube to inflate within the narrowed section and open it up again.

Angioplasty may be performed in several different areas of the body and for a variety of reasons, most often:
  • Peripheral arterial disease, which reduces blood flow in the arms or legs
  • Atherosclerosis, or general hardening of the arteries
  • Carotid artery stenosis, or narrowing of the arteries in the neck that supply the brain
  • Coronary artery disease, or narrowing of the arteries near the heart
  • Renal vascular hypertension, or narrowing of the arteries in the kidney, leading to increased blood pressure

During angioplasty, a patient is given a sedative while lying on a table under an x-ray machine. A catheter (a thin, flexible, and hollow tube) is inserted into the patient’s skin in the arm or groin and guided into the blocked artery. Dye is injected via the catheter, and x-rays are used to position the tip of the catheter exactly at the blockage. The tiny balloon is guided through the catheter and inflated with saline. It pushes the plaque out of the way, squishing it against the walls of the artery. The balloon may be inflated and deflated several times to let blood pass by. A stent, a tiny tube of metal mesh like a spring, may be inserted to help keep the artery open. Then the x-ray is used again to check that blood is flowing properly, the catheter is removed, and the tiny incision is bandaged.

There are no nerves within veins and arteries, so an angioplasty is generally not painful. However, there may be some discomfort at the site of the incision and when the balloon is inflated. Overall, angioplasty is a very effective and low-risk procedure, useful for helping patients avoid more difficult bypass surgery.