Dr. Arlen Fleisher, MD

Dr. Arlen Fleisher, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Arlen Fleisher, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Scarsdale, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1981 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

700 Post Rd Ste 241

Scarsdale, NY 10583

Contact Information

(855) 679-8346

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Varicose Veins
very high
more than 96% of peers
Varicose Vein Procedure
more than 83% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 56% of peers

Dr. Fleisher'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. Fleisher "Dr. Arlen G. Fleisher is the President and Medical Director of Premier Vein Centers of Westchester, a health care practice dedicated to the treatment of venous diseases. Contributing to the advancement of medical science in addition to outstanding clinical service, Dr. Fleisher has also published over two dozen peer-reviewed articles and presented numerous papers at national meetings."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

7  Conditions Treated

5  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.


  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Bc
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of British Columbia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Catamenial pneumothorax. Pathophysiology and Management. International Trends in General Thoracic Surgery. Surgical Management of Pleural Diseases., 1990
  • Valve replacement surgery in end stage renal failure. Mechanical prosthesis vs. bio-prosthesis., 2004
  • Surgical complications of peritoneal dialysis catheters., 1985
  • Fungal peritonitis in patients with peritoneal dialysis catheter, 1985
  • Prolonged gastric retention of a swallowed coin following pyloromyotomy., 1986
  • Repair of coronary sinus rupture secondary to Retrograde Cardioplegia., 1994
  • Dumbbell metastatic cyctosarcoma phylloides of the heart and lung., 1990
  • Mitral valvuplasty repair for Infective Endocarditis., 1987
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass Proinflammatory changes in human lung., 1995
  • Immediate structural valve deterioration of 27 mm Carpentier Edwards aortic pericardial bioprosthesis, 2004
  • Mediastinal hematoma mimicking aortic rupture., 1986
  • Pulmonary dirofilariasis imitis. Does diagnosis require thoracotomy?, 1988
  • Management of Spontaneous Pneumothorax in patients with acquired immunodifiency syndrome., 1988
  • Prevalence of increased Cardiac Tropnin I levels in patients with and without acute pulmonary embolism., 2004
  • Safety and efficacy of autologous blood donation before elective aortic valve operation., 1992
  • Acute myocardial infarction in Pregnancy with subsequent medical and surgical management., 1996
  • Intraoperative radiofrequency maze procedure for treating atrial fibrillation at the time of valve surgery or coronary artery bypass grafting.,
  • The effect of routine fibrin glue use on the duration of air leaks after lobectomy., 1990
  • Perioperative Management of a patient with hereditary angioedema during off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery., 2010
  • Acute appendicitis in patient with concurrent Adenocarcinoma and carcinoid tumor in the appendix, 1984
  • Jejunal entrapment of a gastric ballon., 1987
  • Pediatric Cardiac Surgery without blood products., 1988
  • Management of massive hemoptysis secondary to pulmonary artery catheter during cardiopulmonary bypass., 1989
  • Endobronchial Lipoma., 1989
  • Role of 12-lead electrocardiogram in diagnosing pulmonary embolism.,
  • Open pulmonary embolectomy for treatment of major pulmonary embolism, 2004
  • Radiologic Presentation of passedgastric ballons in morbidly obese patients. Case Reports., 1988
  • Multiple primary bronchogenic carcinomas. Treatment and follow-up., 1988
  • Healthy Frontiers with Dr. Louis Bisogni - Featuring Arlen Fleisher,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fleisher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fleisher to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 3
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Dr. Fleisher's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

He may be a great doctor, but that's of little use when he repeatedly cancels appointments. Three times he cancelled a vein procedure I was scheduled for, once 3 hours before the procedure and once an hour before (after I'd taken off work and arrived at the office).
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My experience with the Doctor were excellent, a very respectful man and has knowlegde of his work.. Thank You Doctor Fleisher
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Very professional, social. The doctor with a lot of experience who delivered the procedures in his field. Acclamation.
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