Dr. David Kavesteen, MD

Dr. David Kavesteen, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(65)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Kavesteen, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Massapequa, NY. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 13 years.

6175 Sunrise Hwy

Massapequa, NY 11758

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • AARP
  • Access Care
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 35 More

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Limb Swelling
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Vascular Disease
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Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kavesteen "Our philosophy is to treat all our patients like our family, with courtesy and respect, while delivering the latest and most advanced medical care. Our providers specialize in early detection and prevention of diseases, syndromes and genetic anomalies.  Our treatment plans are uniquely tailored for each of our patients, in order to achieve their optimum medical needs. We pride ourselves on our personal attention and customer service. Our patients are not only a number instead they become part of our large family.

The knowledgeable staff at Heart and Health Medical in North Babylon, Plainview, and Middle Island provides personalized attention and excellence in Internal Medicine, family medicine, podiatry, and cardiovascular disease.  Heart and Health Medical delivers comprehensive and compassionate healthcare to patients all across Long Island.

Our attentive doctors and staff go above and beyond to show how much we care for our patients. We specialize in the early detection and prevention of diseases and conditions by utilizing the latest discoveries and advances in modern medicine. We would also like to thank our patients for voting us to be the Best of Long Island Cardiology 2013 and Patient Choice Award in  2009, 2010 and  2011.

Here at Heart and Health Medical, We put our Heart into your Health.

We accept most medical insurances including Medicaid, Medicare, and Affordable Care Act Insurances (Obama Care). We offer many different payment plans and  financial assistance for our patients with financial hardship. We offer late night and weekend hours to make it more convenient for our patients to keep their appointments. You can request an appointment online or simply call one of our offices at multiple locations throughout Nassau and Suffolk County."

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Geriatric Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
45

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Diabetes
  • Dizziness
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Symptoms, Heart
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Doppler
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • Cardiovascular Disease Counseling
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Echocardiography
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Stress Test
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic

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

  • Stony Brook U Med Ctr-SUNY
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • New York University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • New York University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient Choice Award, 2008-2010
Media & Publications
  • Too Many to list,
  • http://heartandhealth.com/testimonials-3/,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kavesteen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kavesteen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Kavesteen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kavesteen to family and friends
4.2
based on 65 total reviews (19 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (65)

  • 5
    (46)
  • 4
    (6)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Kavesteen's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Kavesteen Says:

"As Physicians, our daily commitment to doing what's best for our patients is inspiring, honorable and challenging.

Our profession allows us to enter people's lives in moments of vulnerability, and trust is the main foundation for this relationship. Part of how we earn and maintain this trust is through the highest standards we as physicians collectively embrace throughout our training in medical school, residency and

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Patient Comments (19)

Middle Island, NY |
The staff is great and Dr K is very knowledgeable and caring.
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Very good at explaining in lay mans terms what his concerns may be. Spends the appropriate amount of time with the patient.
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Middle Island, NY |
Fantastic communication skills, very likely to recommend him. undersandes the human element as well as the medical.
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Saw dr galler. He is great and cares about his patients
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Hamburg, NY |
Very unprofessional rude behaviour disgrace to medical community and should not be in practice .He lacks manners and thinks too much of himself and egotistical bad attitude and a nasty man and demean everyone.I would not send my dead cat to him
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Dr. Kavesteen accepts 44 insurance carriers
  • 1199SEIU
  • AARP
    Aetna Essential Premier Health Insurance Premier $1500 Deductible Plan PPO
    Aetna Essential Premier Health Insurance Premier $2500 Deductible Plan PPO
  • Access Care
  • Aetna
    ActiveCare 2 Plan
    ActiveCare SelectPlan
    Advantage
    Aenta HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan Most of Idaho Basic
    Aetna Aexcel
    Aetna Better Health of New York
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HealthFund CDHP
    Aetna HealthFund HDHP
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    American Continental Medicare Supplement
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Affinity Insurance Services
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • CoreSource
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI HMO
    GHI PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • Humana Veterans
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
    Amerigroup
    Managed Care
    Medicaid HMO
  • Meritain Health
  • MetroPlus Health Plan
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC)
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Tricare
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts Health Plans
  • United American Insurance Company
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • Veteran Administration Plan
  • Vytra Health Plans
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO
  • WellPoint
    WellPoint PPO

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Southside Hospital
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Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center
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