Dr. Bernard Gitler, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 64

150 Lockwood Ave Suite 28
New Rochelle, NY 10801
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Dr. Gitler's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467
Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital
16 Guion Place
New Rochelle, NY 10801

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

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

    Board Certifications

    • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
    • Cardiology
    • Cardiovascular Disease, 1998
    • 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)
    • Coumadin® Management
    • Echocardiogram
    • Echocardiography
    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Nuclear Stress Testing
    • 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)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • 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
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Gitler's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Gitler has admitting privileges:

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    • Montefiore Medical Center

    • Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Gitler

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gitler to family and friends

    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Gitler's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 1 response
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Gitler
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Gitler accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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