Dr. Eric Roccario, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 64
  
Dr. Roccario
Telehealth services available

Albany Associates In Cardiology

2 Palisades Dr Albany, NY 12205

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(518) 458-2000

Dr. Eric Roccario, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Albany, NY and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Roccario has more experience with Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Care, and Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Albany Medical College medical school in 1985. He is affiliated with medical facilities Burdett Birth Center and Saint Peter's Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Roccario to book an appointment.


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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Roccario

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Roccario treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Roccario treats other conditions, please contact the office at (518) 458-2000.

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.Compare with other Interventional Cardiology specialists.

Dr. Roccario typically treats 76% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Dr. Roccario typically treats 72% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 20 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Hyperlipidemia
Heart Disease
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as septal defections and Ebstein's anomaly, that are present from birth.Compare with other Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Dr. Roccario typically treats 52% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Septal Defect
Congenital Heart Defects
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Dr. Roccario typically treats 51% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Aortic Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Roccario's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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Dr. Roccario accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
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National (BlueCard) PPO
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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
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Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Roccario's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Roccario

4.6

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Best cardiologist in Albany
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Listens, great bedside manners, very experienced, super friendly, takes time to explain one's condition
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Eric Roccario, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Albany, NY and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Roccario has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

1991
Bay State MC Tufts University
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Albany Mc Affil Hosps
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Albany Mc Affil Hosps
Residency Hospital
1986
Albany Mc Affil Hosps
Internship Hospital
1985
Albany Medical College
Medical School

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Locations

Albany Associates In Cardiology

Albany Associates In Cardiology2 Palisades Dr Albany, NY 12205
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Burdett Birth Center

Troy, NY

Saint Peter's Hospital

Albany, NY

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™ (2021)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2021, 2020)
  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2021)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020)
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