Dr. David Lefkowitz, MD

Dr. David Lefkowitz, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. David Lefkowitz, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in cardiology, cardiovascular & metabolic diseases, and more.

407 E 70th St

New York, NY 10021

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Top Care Areas

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

Thrombosis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Lefkowitz'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.

8  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Clinical Cardiology
  • Geriatric Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Preventive Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • 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)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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10  Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

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

  • CUNY Brooklyn-SUNY Downstate 7 Year BA-MD program
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Bronx Munic Hosp Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Bronx Muni/Einstein College Me
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • New York Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • St Lukes Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lefkowitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Hungarian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lefkowitz's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lefkowitz to family and friends
29 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Lefkowitz'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

Patient Comments (7)

Not only is Dr. Lefkowitz extremely knowledgeable and competent, he gladly takes the time to explain the medical details and he shows his sincere interest in helping you and in showing an interest in your well-being. Because of these outstanding qualities I gladly travel approximately 200 miles...more
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Dr. Lefkowitz is extremely competent. He always reviews my complete history that he has taken, he listens to my concerns, and his recommendations have proven to be precise. I am confident with any direction he gives me. I have recommended him to friends and family because of his knowledge base...more
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Amazing Doctor!
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My daughter started experiencing new and debilitating health issues.including chest pain shortness of breath and convulsions. After being dismissed by many doctors and told that my daughters issues were psychological. We were finally referred to Dr Lefkowitz, who uncovered my daughter was having...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Lefkowitz for two years. Through this time he is always kind, caring, and consistently displays expertise in his field. He always provides me with important information about treatment options that allow me to be confident with my treatment plan. He will follow up about...more
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