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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bruce Decter, Cardiologist, Nuclear Medicine is Excellent. Dr. Decter has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Bruce Decter, FACC, FACP, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Decter graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He has 6 awards.

The George M. Jaffin Department of Medicine Scholarly Activity Award, North Shore University Hospital
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2011, 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
New Hyde Park, NY
On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2014)


Dr. Decter has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • North Shore Univ Hosp At Plainview 
  • North Shore/Long Island Jewish Hospital System - Franklin Hospital Med Ctr 


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  • French
  • Chinese
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Hebrew
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Bruce M Decter FACC, FACP, and MD is a male Internist, has 24 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. Bruce M. Decter practice?
Dr. Bruce Decter has 1 office location.
Dr. Bruce Decter practices Cardiovascular Disease near New Hyde Park, NY.
See New Hyde Park Cardiologists.