Dr. Henry Cusnir, MD

Dr. Henry Cusnir, MD

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49 y/o
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Dr. Henry Cusnir, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Plantation, FL. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.Read his story

Heart and Health Institute Westside

8251 W Broward Blvd Ste 300

Plantation, FL 33324
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
very high
more than 96% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
high
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Cusnir's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cusnir "Dr Cusnir completed his Medical School at the Universidad Javeriana in Bogota Colombia. He became teaching assistant during his 1st year of medical school and participated in the International Student Exchange program at Brown University where he completed part of his medical school. He completed his internship and residence at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn New York wheere he was given the award of Excellence for outstanding intern in 1997. Dr. Cusnir became Chief Medical Resident and Chairman Elect of the Residence Advisory Council from 1999 to 2000. Immediately after, he followed with a subspecialty in cardiology as well as interventional cardiology, publishing studies on the subject of cardiopulmonary resuscitation for in-hospital cardiac arrest. He served as the Catheterization Committee Chairman and Medical Director at Florida Medical Center until 2015."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cusnir "The primary care physicians and cardiologists of Heart and Health Institute bring comprehensive medical care to the Broward County community. Whether it's family care, cardiology, internal medicine, pulmonology, sleep medicine or diagnostic and laboratory testing, we are here to provide compassionate, caring and convenient services to you and your family."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • 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 Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney 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 Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Atherectomy
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Interventional Procedures
  • Echocardiography
  • Impella Device
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Northwest Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Cardiac Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Cusnir is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Cusnir's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cusnir to family and friends
4.9
based on 73 total reviews (54 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (73)

  • 5
    (68)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Cusnir'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 (54)

in Fort Lauderdale, FL |
Dr. Cusnir is a most excellent doctor and one I have utter trust in. He is very caring and knowledge in his medical practice. I have been around Dr. Cusnir at FMC where I work and when it came time for me to seek a cardio workup, there was no question as to who I would choose to be my "heart...more
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in Lauderhill, FL |
Definitely would recommend him to others.
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in Tamarac, FL |
If you have always dreamed of having a doctor in the family here he is. At least that how Dr. Cusnir and his experienced staff make you feel. Top notch from top down.
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in Miami, FL |
Love Dr. Cusnir and the office! Friendly, knowledgeable, helpful, considerate...I could go on and on. I am immensely grateful for the care and support I receive from this practice.
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in Ft Lauderdale, FL |
I have been seeing Dr. Cusnir for the past year. I have a long cardiovascular history and when I moved into the area he was highly recommended. I find him to be friendly, concerned, and knows his stuff. The staff is courteous and the wait is never long. The office is always clean and...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cusnir accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
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Hospitals where Dr. Cusnir has admitting privileges

Northwest Medical Center
2801 N State Road 7
Margate, FL 33063
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Westside Regional Medical Center
8201 W Broward Blvd
Plantation, FL 33324
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University Hospital and Medical Center
7201 N University Dr
Tamarac, FL 33321
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Plantation General Hospital
401 NW 42nd Ave
Plantation, FL 33317
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