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About Dr. Richard Golinko

Dr. Richard Golinko, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New York, NY. His specialties include Pediatric Cardiology, Cardiology and Pediatrics. Dr. Golinko is affiliated with St Joseph's Hospital & Med Center, Englewood Hospital & Med Ctr and City Hospital Center Elmhurst. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Golinko is Excellent. Dr. Richard Golinko has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Richard Golinko is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Mount Sinai Medical Center

1468 Madison Ave
New York, NY 10029
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Specialties

Dr. Richard Golinko has the following 3 specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology

    Pediatric cardiologists are pediatricians with additional, specialized, training in the heart health of your children. When infants are born with congenital heart disease or abnormal hearts, pediatric cardiologists get involved as soon as possible — sometimes before the child is even born.
    Through specific testing, they can diagnose the problem and care for the child throughout their treatment, which could range from medication to surgery and transplants. Other heart conditions they treat include arrhythmias, heart murmurs, holes in the heart and viral infections that affect blood flow.

  • Cardiology

    Cardiologists are doctors who specialize in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of conditions related to the heart and blood vessels.
    A patient may be referred to a cardiologist if he experiences symptoms like chest pains, shortness of breath, dizziness, or high blood pressure. The physician will then evaluate your symptoms, take your health and family history and your weight. The cardiologist may order additional diagnostic tests, such as an echocardiogram, X-ray or blood tests. If necessary, the cardiologist may also call for a cardiac catheterization - a procedure in which a small tube is inserted into or near the heart that can take pictures of the heart's activity, or relieve blockage.
    Once determining whether there is a heart condition, a cardiologist will treat a patient through cholesterol management, cardiac rehabilitation, and fitness. If surgical intervention is required, like open-heart surgery, a cardiologist will make that determination, but a cardiothoracic surgeon will perform the procedure.

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

  • Expertise

    1 Expertise

  • Angioplasty

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Best Pediatrician ever

I'm in my 40's but this doctor cared for me as an infant until I was a teen. I had an incredible fear of doctors but not when I visited his office. He treated me with compassion and I will forever love him....My annual followup visits were the highlight of my summers.

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He helped save my life!

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Golinko is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • St Joseph's Hospital & Med Center
  • Englewood Hospital & Med Ctr
  • City Hospital Center Elmhurst
  • Queens Hospital Center
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
  • Saint Joseph`s Hospital & Med Center
  • Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
  • Englewood Hospital NJ
  • Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
  • Education

  • New York Medical College
  • Childrens Hospital

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  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Richard Golinko accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro
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Locations & Directions

Mount Sinai Medical Center, 1468 Madison Ave, New York, NY

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