Dr. Ali Aboufares, MD

Dr. Ali Aboufares, MD

Cardiology  |  
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Age 51
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Dr. Ali Aboufares, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from American University of Beirut / Faculty of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

115 East 57th Street

New York, NY 10022

Contact Information

(855) 854-4222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • 35 More

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Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (6/15/2018)View details
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Dr. Aboufares accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
Prism Blue Priority EPO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
Healthfirst
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
WellCare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Experience Check

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Dr. Aboufares' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Venous Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aboufares treats Venous Hypertension more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Aboufares treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aboufares treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Aboufares treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Congenital Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aboufares treats Congenital Heart Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Aboufares treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Congenital Cardiovascular Malformations
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
  • Congenital Mitral Malformation
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Congenital Septal Defect
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Dr. Aboufares' conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

About Me

Biography

Ali F. Aboufares, MD is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Aboufares...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

2005
Lenox Hill Hospital|Ochsner Foundation Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Ochsner Foundation Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Lenox Hill Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2000
Lenox Hill Hospital
Residency Hospital
1996
American University of Beirut / Faculty of Medicine
Medical School
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What are Dr. Ali Aboufares, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Aboufares frequently treats Venous Hypertension, Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload, and Congenital Heart Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Aboufares treats.

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Dr. Aboufares' office is located at 115 East 57th Street, New York, NY 10022. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Aboufares' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Aboufares

4.6

Based on 16 ratings

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Dr. Ali Aboufares is attentive and supportive. He respects the wisdom and beliefs of the patient. Dr. Aboufares gives excellent care, detailed discussion, agreement on next steps. Him and his staff are kind, professional, and compassionate. I am thankful that he is a part of my Healthcare.
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Leslie N – May 07, 2022
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Dr Aboufares saved my life 12 years ago and wouldn’t think of going anywhere else not only a doctor but great friend
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Mar 26, 2022
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One of the best cardiology doctors that ever treated me for my heart problems.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Ansel Sp – Nov 03, 2021
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Dr. Abufares if an excellent doctor.
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Dr. Anka Manitiu – Jun 11, 2021
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I am well and alive due to Dr. Ali Aboufares"s top of the line care and professionalism in dealing with my medical issues. He has all the time to listen and jointly advocate with me what is best course of intervention plan suited for me. With Dr. Ali, I did not go wrong! FTapiculin
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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FTapiculin in NY – Nov 04, 2018
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Extremely thorough in his approach and spends time with the patient to explain details. He accommodated us at short notice and gave us time extending beyond office hours. Highly recommend Dr. Aboufares.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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West New York, NJ – Aug 22, 2017
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Cardiology115 East 57th Street New York, NY 10022
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