Dr. Gregory Pontone, MD

Dr. Gregory Pontone, MD

Save
Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
43 y/o
(10)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Gregory Pontone, MD is a cardiology specialist in Whitestone, NY and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.Read his story

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens

1402 150th St

Whitestone, NY 11357
Get Directions

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

Learn about Dr. Pontone

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Cardiovascular Stress Test
normal
more than 65% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 63% of peers
Thrombosis
normal
more than 56% of peers

Dr. Pontone'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

Dr. Pontone's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pontone "Gregory T. Pontone, MD is a practicing Cardiologist (Heart Specialist) in New Hyde Park, NY. Dr. Pontone graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine in 2001 and has been in practice for 13 years. Dr. Pontone also specializes in Internal Medicine. He currently practices at John J Santucci MD and is affiliated with Cohen Children's Medical Center Northwell Health, Long Island Jewish Medical Center Northwell Health and Zucker Hillside Hospital Northwell Health. Dr. Pontone accepts multiple insurance plans including Aetna, MVP Health Plan and Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield. Dr. Pontone is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pontone "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "
2

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
43

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • 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)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • 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 Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Less

Read Less
17

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

  • Tufts University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pontone has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures

View Ratings

Dr. Pontone's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pontone to family and friends
4.6
based on 10 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Pontone'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

Are you Dr. Pontone?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

More Cardiology Specialists like Dr. Pontone at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens

Internal Medicine Specialist
(1)
Cardiology Specialist
(21)