Dr. Alicia Mecklai, MD

Cardiology ·  Female · Age 38

  37 Reviews

Dr. Alicia Mecklai, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 6 years. She specializes in cardiology.


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(212) 235-1519

Dr. Mecklai accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Mecklai's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mecklai treats Heart Disease more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Mecklai treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mecklai treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Mecklai treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Cardiac Imaging
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mecklai performs Cardiac Imaging more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Mecklai performs this procedure more than 89% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cardiac Echocardiography (ECG)
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac

Dr. Mecklai's conditions and procedures:

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Blood Pressure Management
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiology Consultation
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Intervention
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Echocardiography
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Women's Imaging and Testing

About Me

As a full-time faculty member at the New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical College, I practice general cardiology with a focus on prevention, women's heart disease, valvular heart disease and coronary artery disease.&nb...

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2013
Nyu Langone Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2010
New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
Residency Hospital
2007
Harvard Medical School
Medical School
2013
2010
2007

Awards

Dr. Mecklai's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mecklai

4.6

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Excellent cardiologist.
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Dr. Mecklai was kind, welcoming, and professional. She was prepared for my visit, asked appropriate questions and answered my questions clearly and with compassion. I am struggling with a new chronic illness and she was understanding and gave thoughtful and reassuring answers.
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Dr Mecklai was professional clearly explained all information. I felt she was very thorough. My experience was superior and she was very knowledgeable.
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My experience with Dr. Mecklai has been the best. She listened to me and kept in contact with me during my treatment. She called me and provided details about my results. I highly recommend Dr. Mecklain.
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Professional and caring.
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Felt to be rushed. She was not happy for questioning her and was very rough . Poor bedside manners. Definitely will not come back.
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It is comforting, reassuring to have full confidence in one's cardiologist. Such is my situation with Dr Mecklai. She is thorough, considerate, intuitive and truly expert. She is empathetic and a good communicator. Her office is very efficient, helpful and punctual.
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Having been a patient of Dr. Mecklai for the past four years I find her to be an outstanding Cardiologist.
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Outstanding young doctor specializing in cardiology. Very compassionate and kind. And listens to the patient. Not to say intelligent. Never felt rushed. Thank you
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Natural personality. Easy to communicate with. Clearly bright and applies knowledge practically.
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73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

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