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Dr. Peter Joseph Heffer MD is a male Internist, has 43 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cardiology.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

1.5
  • Currently 1.5 of 4 stars
(3)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter Heffer is Satisfactory. Dr. Heffer has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 1.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 1.0
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 1.5
  • Currently 1.5 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Peter Heffer, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Heffer graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn.


Affiliations

Dr. Heffer has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Flushing Hospital Medical Center 
  • Parkway Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Heffer accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 17 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 31 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 15 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Evercare - 1 plan
  • Oxford Health Plans - 3 plans
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 6 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan

Languages

  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Peter J. Heffer practice?
Dr. Peter Heffer practices Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cardiology near Flushing, NY.
See Flushing Internists and Flushing Cardiologists.