Dr. Farah Atallah-Lajam, MD

Dr. Farah Atallah-Lajam, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Farah Atallah-Lajam, MD is a cardiology specialist in Jackson Heights, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in cardiology and nuclear cardiology.

3722 82nd St

Jackson Heights, NY 11372

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Atallah-Lajam performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Atallah-Lajam'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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • 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
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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19  Procedures

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

  • Elmhurst Coll
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Brooklyn Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Elmhurst Hospital Center Mt Sinai
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Brooklyn Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Atallah-Lajam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Atallah-Lajam's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Atallah-Lajam to family and friends
4 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Dr. Atallah-Lajam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

That’s best Doctor in the city so kindly n very helpful. He listen yours problem n do the help for all kind God bless him n his family He’s angle
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I highly recommend Dr Atallah-Lajam to all my family and friends. He is a great cardiologist and surgeon. His demeanor and knowledge defines him. Courteous and very thorough every time I come to see him. Though we recommend him please be wary of some of the office staff. I have been greatly...more
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I have already been on hold for 31 minutes and haven't spoken to a receptionist yet. Waiting to change an appointment, most likely they will have none by the time I get to speak to some one. Horrible.
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