Dr. Benjamin Arbesfeld, MD

Dr. Benjamin Arbesfeld, MD

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Age 63
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Dr. Benjamin Arbesfeld, MD is a cardiology specialist in Forest Hills, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 1980 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

6940 108th St Ste PR2

Forest Hills, NY 11375

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
very high
more than 94% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 88% of peers
Hypertension
high
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

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

36  Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • 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 Regurgitation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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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

  • Yeshiva University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Li Jewish Hillside Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Li Jewish Hillside Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Li Jewish Hillside Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patients Choice Award, 2009
  • Patients Choice Award, 2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Arbesfeld has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Arbesfeld's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arbesfeld to family and friends
14 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Arbesfeld's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Arbesfeld is an excellent physician and is a superb diagnostician. He makes the correct diagnosis and applies the most excellent therapy I have ever seen and does not do unnecessary evaluation studies. I have been treated at Columbia, Cornell, N.Y.U. and Mt. Sinai and only Dr Arbesfeld...more
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I've been seeing Dr. Arbesfeld for the past few years. I was always impressed with his superb professionalism as well as his genuine care he exudes for all his patients. I cannot recommend him highly enough.
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Excellent doctor. Very knowledgeable and really put me at ease.
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Dr. A is the best doctor I have ever seen!
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I am writing having left the office of one the finest humanitarians I have ever met,and luckily for me Dr.Arbesfeld is also an excellent,caring and extremely knowledgable Cardiologist and great internist too.Dr Arbesfeld gives his patients as much time as they need, carefully and thoughtfully...more
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