Dr. Hiroo Takayama, MD

Dr. Hiroo Takayama, MD

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Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology  ·  
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44 y/o
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Dr. Hiroo Takayama, MD is an advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology, cardiac surgery, and more.Read his story

Columbia University Medical Center Surgery

177 Fort Washington Ave # Mhb

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Takayama's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Takayama performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Takayama performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Takayama treats Aneurysm more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Takayama treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Takayama treats Aortic Dissection more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Takayama treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Takayama's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Replacement
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Bypass With Robotic Assistance
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Assist Device
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

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. 

Specialties

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • University of Tokyo
    Internship Hospital
  • 2009
    University Of Washington Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
  • 2009
    New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    2009
  • 2007
    University Of Washington Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2007
  • 2002
    University of Tokyo
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1996
    University of Tokyo
    Medical School
    1996

Languages

  • Japanese
  • Spanish
  • English

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I had my aortic valve and my ascending aorta up to the arch replaced, Dr. Takayama was amazing, 5 months later and I feel great!
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From start to finish Dr. TAKAYAMA and his staff, were top notch and very organized. He is the most humble man you will meet. Very kind and respectful. He sat and explained the entire procedure that needed to be done. Even after surgery he explained in detail what he did and what was done...Read More
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I cannot express how grateful I am for what Dr. Takayama did for my father. He is a brilliant surgeon and an amazing, compassionate human being. He successfully performed a complex surgery facing with many risk factors. When my dad had a complication (unrelated to his heart), Dr. Takayama...Read More
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I recently consulted Dr Takayama for AVR+CABG. Not only he answered my questions, he also encouraged me to email him if I had further questions. One w/e afternoon, I emailed him a list questions. To my surprise, he responded within 90 minutes. In the following week, we exchanged 16+ emails and he...Read More
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Best decision I ever made. A few weeks ago, Dr. Takayama performed an aortic root replacement in an amazingly unintrusive way. Even saved the valve that every other doctor assumed was a goner. He probably added many decades to my life. Another day in the office for this guy.
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