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

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
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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. Arbesfeld's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arbesfeld treats Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Arbesfeld treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angina
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Unstable Angina
Hypertension
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arbesfeld treats Hypertension more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Arbesfeld treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
Heart Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arbesfeld treats Heart Disease more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Arbesfeld treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Arbesfeld's conditions and procedures:

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autonomic Disorders
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest Pain
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Diabetes
Echocardiography
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
High Cholesterol
Holter Monitoring
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
Non-Invasive Vascular Testing for Arterial Disease
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Stress Echocardiogram
Syncope
Thrombosis
Treadmill Stress Test
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

to provide the highest level of patient care in a warm friendly private office setting.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patients Choice Award, 2009
  • Patients Choice Award, 2011

Dr. Arbesfeld's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Arbesfeld

4.1

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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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...Read 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...Read More
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Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
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GHI PPO
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Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
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Forest Hills Hospital

Forest Hills, NY