Dr. Alan Simons, MD

Dr. Alan Simons, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Alan Simons, MD is a cardiology specialist in Liverpool, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from New York Med Coll in 1985 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

4820 W Taft Rd Ste 209

Liverpool, NY 13088

Contact Information

(315) 448-6215

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Simons performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Simons's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

57  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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25  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of North Carolina
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • SUNY Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • The William F. Grupe Foundation Award for the Advancement of Medical Education, 1983
Media & Publications
  • Small vessel stenting - Comparison of modular vs. slotted tube design. Six month results from the EXTRA Trial, 2000
  • Transradial cardiac catheterization in elderly patients, 2000
  • Transradial Cardiac Catheterization in Patients with Prior Brachial Artery Cutdown, 1999

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simons' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simons to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Simons' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

After my heart stopped , and I was revived. I was transferred to St. Joseph's in Syracuse. Dr. Simons was my doctor who treated me. After 5 days in St. Joseph's I was released and went home. Three months later my new doctor in Ogdensburg did a stress test. She told me after the test it looked...more
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