Dr. Howard Weintraub, MD

Dr. Howard Weintraub, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Howard Weintraub, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in cardiology.

530 1st Ave

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 94% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Weintraub'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis, Premature - Deafness - Diabetes Mellitus - Photomyoclonus - Nephropathy - Degenerative Neurologic Disease
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
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5  Procedures

  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization

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

  • NYU-University Heights
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • NYU-Bellevue Hospital Center-New York, NY
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • NYU-Bellevue Hospital Center-New York, NY
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • NYU-Bellevue Hospital Center-New York, NY
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weintraub has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weintraub's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weintraub to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Weintraub's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (5)

A myopic script dispenser and expert bloviator
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Unfortunately there is no negative ratings. Most physicians at NYU can not communicate with Dr Weintraub. He is unprofessional and does not listen to his patients his bed side manners are atrocious
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We waited at least an hour every visit. It is impossible to talk to this doctor he doesn't listen to questions nor does he explain medical conditions. To make matters worse when asked lifestyle questions the response was "I don't believe you". Why bother asking?!?
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Unfortunately there is no negative rating. There is a track record of regimented diabetics leaving this practice. Furthermore most physicians at NYU can not communicate with Dr Weintraub. Plan to wait approximately an hour in the waiting room as they are always overbooked. This provider will not...more
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Dr Weintraub is a no - nonsense Cardiologist that really cares about his patients and does no hesitate to tell them what they need to hear . He is extremely knowledgeable and shares his cutting edge research to get the best outcomes for his patients . His laser like focus on getting his patients...more
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