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Dr. Sameet A Palkhiwala Is this you?

About Dr. Sameet A Palkhiwala

Dr. Sameet A Palkhiwala, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Astoria, NY. He has 18 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiology and Nuclear Cardiology. Dr. Palkhiwala has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

10 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sameet A Palkhiwala is Excellent. Dr. Sameet A Palkhiwala has been rated by 10 patients. From those 10 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Sameet A Palkhiwala is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Astoria Cardiology

4207 30th Ave
Astoria, NY 11103
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Specialties

Dr. Sameet A Palkhiwala has the following 2 specialties

  • 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.

  • Nuclear Cardiology

    Rooted in general cardiology, nuclear cardiologists specialize in a specific, non-invasive imaging technique that's used to diagnose heart disease, evaluate how well your heart is pumping blood, or determine the size and place of a past heart attack.
    They’re able to take pictures and video of your heart during stress tests, and in resting states, that allow them to diagnose patients as well as recommended treatments, medication and additional testing that might be needed. They often work closely with radiologists to assess the damage of a past heart attack or the patient's risk for future heart attacks.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Sameet A Palkhiwala has the following 5 expertise

  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Unstable Angina
  • Heart Block

Reviews

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Five Stars

Great bedside manner. Caring.

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5 minutes
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Excellent

Very caring and professional. Took time to explain things. Did not feel rushed.

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Very professional and caring

Explains things well. Takes his time, answers all questions.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    18 Years Experience

  • New York Medical College

    Graduated in 2000

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Sameet A Palkhiwala accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem CT HMO BlueCare
    • Anthem PPO Century Preferred CT
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HealthFirst NY
    • Healthfirst NY HMO ABCD
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Astoria Cardiology, 4207 30th Ave, Astoria, NY

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