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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Heitner is Excellent. Dr. Heitner has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Heitner, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Genetics
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Infertility
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Heitner graduated from Yeshiva University, Bronx. He has 7 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Brooklyn, NY
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)


Dr. Heitner has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • New York Methodist Hospital 
  • Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital 


  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Chinese
  • Russian
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. John F Heitner MD is a male Internist, has 14 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. John F. Heitner practice?
Dr. John Heitner has 1 office location.
Dr. John Heitner practices Cardiovascular Disease near Brooklyn, NY.
See Brooklyn Cardiologists.