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We found 9 critical care specialists who accept Medicare near West Nyack, NY.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Critical Care
36 Sturbridge Drive
Upper Saddle River, NJ
 

Dr. Ervant Nishanian's medical specialty is anesthesiology and critical care (intensive care medicine). After completing medical school at Boston University School of Medicine, he performed his residency at Boston Medical Center and Massachusetts General Hospital. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Nishanian include echocardiogram (echo). He accepts Medicaid Managed Care, Child Health Plus, POMCO, and more. He has received professional recognition including the following: Armenian General Benevolent Union Scholar; Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, Univ. of Connecticut Research Foundation; and Northeast Chap. of The Society of Toxicology award for best research abstract. Dr. Nishanian is professionally affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Echocardiogram

Dr. Adrienne Fueg, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Other, Critical Care
1 Crosfield Avenue; Suite 105
West Nyack, NY
 

Dr. Adrienne Fueg specializes in general surgery and critical care (intensive care medicine). Dr. Fueg (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Hindi. Dr. Fueg is affiliated with St. Joseph's Medical Center, Yonkers, Westchester Medical Center, and Nyack Hospital. She attended SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center. She takes several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Fidelis.

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Dr. Sorel C Vladu, DO
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
2 Centerock Road
West Nyack, NY
 

Dr. Sorel Vladu is a physician who specializes in adult critical care and adult pulmonology. Dr. Vladu accepts Medicare insurance. His education and training includes medical school at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and residency at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center and a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine. His hospital/clinic affiliations include LifeBridge Health and Crystal Run Healthcare.

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Dr. Nirav Mistry, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Hospital Medicine
160 N Midland Avenue
Nyack, NY
 

Dr. Nirav Mistry works as an adult critical care specialist and hospitalist. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Mistry is affiliated with JFK Medical Center and Saint Barnabas Medical Center. He attended medical school at St. George's University School of Medicine. He is in-network for Medicare insurance.

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Dr. George Nicholas Liberis, MD
Specializes in Surgery, Critical Care
180 Phillips Hill Road; Suite 2b
New City, NY
 

Dr. George Liberis is a surgery and critical care (intensive care medicine) specialist in New City, NY. Patient ratings for Dr. Liberis average 5.0 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with St. Anthony Community Hospital and Nyack Hospital. He honors Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Liberis graduated from the University of Athens Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Liberis (or staff) speaks Spanish, Greek, and Italian.

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Specializes in Trauma Surgery, Critical Care
445 Route
304, NY
 

Dr. Ramon Rivera practices trauma surgery and critical care (intensive care medicine) in New City, NY and 304, NY. He accepts the following insurance: Medicaid and Medicare. Dr. Rivera attended medical school at SUNY Upstate Medical University. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish.

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Dr. Jayesh Ramniklal Mehta, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
55 Old Nyack Turnpike; Townehouse Office Park, Suite 503
Nanuet, NY
 

Dr. Jayesh Mehta is a specialist in adult critical care and adult pulmonology. He is professionally affiliated with Helen Hayes Hospital and Nyack Hospital. Dr. Mehta attended Topiwala National Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Cigna, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
10 Hester Street
Piermont, NY
 

Dr. Gregory Schilero sees patients in Montrose, NY, Bronx, NY, and Piermont, NY. His medical specialties are adult critical care and adult pulmonology. In addition to English, Dr. Schilero (or staff) speaks Filipino, Spanish, and German. Dr. Schilero is professionally affiliated with Bronx VA Medical Center, VA Hudson Valley Health Care System, and The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He graduated from MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. Dr. Schilero is an in-network provider for Medicaid and Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Pediatric Critical Care
 

Dr. Jonathan Schiffman's area of specialization is pediatric critical care. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid. Dr. Schiffman attended medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. Dr. Schiffman (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Hebrew, and Spanish.

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What is Critical Care?

Critical care, or intensive care medicine, is the delivery of medical care to patients whose illness or injury is so seriously life threatening that they would likely die without intervention. It usually takes place in ICUs or trauma centers. It is referred to as critical care in North America, while it is called intensive care or intensive therapy in the rest of the world. Specialists in this field are sometimes referred to as intensivists.

Critical care may encompass a broad variety of medical specialties in the efforts to save a patient’s life. Critical care specialists must have a good knowledge of anesthesiology, surgery, internal medicine, pediatrics, and other specialties. Besides their medical knowledge, intensivists must know a great deal about end-of-life issues, including ethics, advanced directives, and family counseling and bereavement.

Critical care is a relatively modern specialty, which developed along with ICUs beginning in the 1950’s. It looks different from regular medicine, and it can be recognized by the presence of more nurses, more monitoring, more invasive monitors and procedures, and the presence of life-sustaining therapies such as mechanical ventilators and vasopressors.

Specialists in critical care frequently have to make urgent and complex decisions. They use their knowledge and skill to provide intensive care to the most fragile patients and do their best to save lives.