Dr. Alicia Mecklai, MD

Dr. Alicia Mecklai, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
Female  ·  
37 y/o
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Dr. Alicia Mecklai, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 5 years. She specializes in cardiology.

Weill Cornell Cardiology

520 E 70th St Fl 4

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Pulmonary Hypertension
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Mecklai'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mecklai "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.  In addition to seeing patients in the office, I read and perform transthoracic and transeophageal echocardiograms in the hospital and serve as the Medical Director of the inpatient cardiac telemetry unit (4N).  "

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

62  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
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • 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
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
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20  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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • NYU Langone Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mecklai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mecklai's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mecklai

3.4

Based on 7 reviews

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1 Star
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I found Dr Mecklai to be very open, pleasent concerned and caring. She explained results thoroughly and set out a course of action to remedy my condition. Wholeheartedly recommend her.
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My experience with Alicia Mecklai has been very unpleasant. She is extremely unprofessional and condescending. Alicia Mecklai is very impatient. She doesn't take the time to explain things thoroughly and she makes it blatantly clear that she prioritizes her interests before the needs of the...Read More
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Although Dr Mecklai has wonderful credentials she expects you to fit neatly into a prescribed Matrix. If you don't she doesn't want to waiver from her ideas. For example if you ask a question her response is " Oh did you read that on the internet or in a book? " When I've suggested an...Read More
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