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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 64

150 Lockwood Ave Ste 28
New Rochelle, NY 10801
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Hospital Quality

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Montefiore Medical Center
111 E 210th St
Bronx, NY 10467
Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital
16 Guion Pl
New Rochelle, NY 10801

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Accepting new patients?

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Westchester Heart Specialists
Bernard Gitler MD
150 Lockwood Ave Ste 28
New Rochelle, NY 10801
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    Dr. Gitler's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
    • Critical Care Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Internal Medicine
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    • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
    • Blood Pressure Management
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Event Monitor
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coumadin® Management
    • Echocardiography
    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Nuclear Stress Testing
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
    • Stress Echocardiogram
    • Stress Test
    • Thrombolysis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Ultrasound, Carotid
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Gitler

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Graduated in 1976

    Internship Hospital

    Jacobi Hospital Center Einstein
    Complete in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    Jacobi Hospital Center Einstein
    Complete in 1979

    Fellowship Hospital

    Montefiore Hospital Albert Einstein College Med
    Complete in 1981

    Undergraduate Schools

    Mit
    Graduated in 1972
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gitler & Staff

    • English
    • Russian
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Gitler's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Montefiore Medical Center

    • Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital

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    Dr. Gitler's Office & Staff

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

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    5 out of 5

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    Westchester Heart Specialists
    Bernard Gitler MD
    150 Lockwood Ave Ste 28
    New Rochelle, NY 10801
    (914) 633-7870 (Office)
    (914) 633-7626 (Fax)
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