Dr. Herschel Sklaroff, MD

Dr. Herschel Sklaroff, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 82
Dr. Herschel Sklaroff, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1961 and specializes in cardiology.

1158 5th Ave Ste 1B

New York, NY 10029

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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more than 84% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 58% of peers
Heart Disease
more than 49% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

37  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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 Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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14  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.


  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1962
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1965

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sklaroff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sklaroff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sklaroff to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sklaroff's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Quite simply, Dr. Sklaroff is the BEST!!! He is on a very short list of mine, of people whom I would trust with my life. He is what a doctor should be. I am 64, and have been his loyal and grateful patient since I was in my early 20s. His wife Linda, is a magnificent compliment...they truly are a...more
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