Best Cardiologists in New York City

November 4, 2019
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Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. When it comes to your heart health (or overall health, for that matter) you shouldn't have to settle. You deserve the best  quality care available. Cardiologists diagnose and treat diseases that affect the cardiovascular system (think heart and blood vessels). If your primary care doctor in NYC suggested that you visit a cardiologist, but you have no idea where look, you've come to the right place. We've put together a list of the top cardiologists in NYC with upcoming availability so that you rest easy. Simply browse this list to find a cardiologist in Manhattan who fits your needs.

In a rush? Here's a list of some of the best cardiologists in New York City:

Chelsea: Dr. Shyam Amin

Financial District: Dr. Glenn Gandelman

Lower Manhattan (Tribeca): Dr. Henry Wu

Midtown West: Dr. Krysthel Engstrom

Midtown East: Dr. Robert Segal

Upper West Side: Dr. Danielle Nicolo

Upper East Side: Dr. William Priester

Chelsea

Dr. Shyam Amin

226 W 14th St, New York, NY, 10011
(212) 604-1800
Dr. Shyam Amin

What You Need To Know:

✅  Online booking

📅  Same week availability

💳  Accepts most insurance

😃 Uses a holistic approach with "multimodality diagnostic testing to identify patients at highest risk and aims to implement early intervention with dietary and lifestyle counseling, along with medications as needed, to limit the prevalence and severity of heart disease."

📚  Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, MD

⭐ 5 stars on Zocdoc

Financial District

Dr. Glenn Gandelman

65 Broadway, Ste 903, New York, NY, 10006
(212) 233-3040
Dr. Glenn Gandelman

What you need to know:

✅  Online booking

📅  Same or next week availability

💳  Accepts insurance

🌐  Multilingual (English & Russian)

  ℹ️    Greenwich Cardiology Associates Website

📚  New York Medical College, MD, FACC, MPH

⭐  4.7 stars on Zocdoc, 4.6 on Vitals



From the community:

"It is always a pleasure to visit with Dr. Gandelman. He has a great bedside manner and his background and Masters degree in public health, along with his medical degree, combine to offer a very comprehensive and highly valued medical service and a beneficial perspective on cardiac health and cardiac care. As a Registered Nurse who is also Board Certified in Public Health, I readily recognize the exceptional value of this dual training on the health of individuals as well as on population health. Health education is always a high priority in Dr. Gandelman's care."
— Stephanie P.

Lower Manhattan (multiple locations)

Dr. Henry Wu

101 Lafayette St, Sixth Floor, New York, NY, 10013
(212) 335-0328
Dr. Henry Wu

What you need to know:

✅ Online booking

💳 Most insurance in-network

❤️ Specializes in state-of-the-art, noninvasive diagnosis and treatment of patients with heart diseases

🌐 Speaks English & Chinese (Mandarin & Cantonese)

😃 Great bedside pmanner

 🖥 Founder of a biotechnology tech startup

  ℹ️   Agile Cardiology, PC website

📚 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, MD

⭐ 4.8 stars on Zocdoc, 5 stars on Google

From the community:

"I was very impressed with Dr. Wu. He was very personable and professional. He listened to my concerns and answered all my questions. He then explained how we'll proceed and conducted a series of tests right in his office, including a heart ultrasound. His office staff was also very friendly and attentive. I highly recommend Dr. Wu!"
— Tanya N.


Midtown West

Dr. Krysthel Engstrom

425 West 59th Street Suite 9C New York, NY 10019
212-492-5550
Dr. Krysthel Engstrom

What you need to know:

✅ Online booking

📅 Typically has next-week availability

💳 Accepts insurance

🌐 Multilingual (English & Spanish)

🔊 Great communicator

🐢 Patient and thorough

  ℹ️   Mount Sinai website

📚 Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) School of Medicine, Santo Domingo

⭐ 5 stars on Zocdoc, 5 stars on WebMD, 5 stars on Healthgrades

From the community:

"Dr. Engstrom always takes the time to listen to my concerns. She’s the most thorough doctor I have ever had. I would highly recommend her to anyone needing to see a cardiologist. I shopped around for a cardiologist for years before finally finding her. She’s amazing!"
— Anonymous

"Dr. Engstrom is a wonderful and rare type of doctor. She’s the first doctor I’ve found in the course of my complicated illness who took the time not only understand what was happening, but develop multiple plans to figure out what’s wrong with me. I’m extremely lucky to have found her."
— Richard B.

Midtown East

Dr. Robert Segal

211 E 51st St, New York, NY 10022
(212) 906-7798
Dr. Robert Segal

What you need to know:

✅ Online booking

📅 Typically has same week availability

💳 Accepts insurance

✨ Clean office

🏅 Board certifications inNuclear Cardiology, Echocardiography and Stress Echocardiography and globally recognized in Vascular Disease, as a Registered Physician for Vascular Interpretation

🐢 Patient and thorough

 ℹ️   Manhattan Cardiology website

📚 Saint George's University, MD, 1996

⭐ 4.9 stars on Zocdoc, 4.7 stars on Healthgrades, 4.4 stars on Google

From the community:

"He is the best doctor I have ever been to. I had been to 2 other cardiologists who were not able to diagnose me. He was able to diagnose me during my visit and give me the appropriate treatment. I owe my life to him. My visit with Dr. Segal was life saving and I will be recommending him to my family and friends. I really can't say enough good things about my experience. Thank you Dr. Segal and staff for all of your help."
— Anonymous

Upper West Side

Dr. Danielle Nicolo

425 E. 61st St., 11th and 12th Floors New York, NY 10065
(646) 962-2399
Dr. Danielle Nicolo

What you need to know

✅ Online Booking

💳 Most insurances accepted

 ℹ️   Weill Cornell website

📚 Temple University, MD

⭐ 4.9 stars on Zocdoc, 5 stars on Google, 4.5 stars on Vitals

From The Community:

"Dr. Nicolo is a great Cardiologist. She listens, knows you personally, and is thorough in her practice. She gives a well thought out treatment plan and follows up to make sure you're staying on track. She's also up to speed on new developments in the field and keeps her patients informed as well. I can't recommend her highly enough. Plus... she's an Internist so she knows general health medicine as well."
— Bret S.

Upper East Side

Dr. William Priester

150 E 71st St #1c, New York, NY 10021
(212) 249-5707
Dr. William Priester

What you need to know:

✅ Online booking

📅 Next week availability

💳 Accepts insurance

⏩ No wait times

👌  Thorough & relatable

🥼 Top-notch office staff

 ℹ️   Crystal Run Healthcare Website

📚  University of Iowa, MD

⭐  4.8 stars on Zocdoc, 3.9 stars on Vitals

From The Community:

"Dr. Priester was gentle and kind. He answered all my questions and was very thorough. Office staff was friendly and I was seen right away! No complaints here!"
— Mariel R.

"Dr. Priester is wonderful to work with. I travel from several states away just for his consultation. He was concerned about my high blood pressure and each visit, the numbers decrease. I highly recommend him."
— Anonymous

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