Dr. Jacob Schachter, MD

Dr. Jacob Schachter, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Jacob Schachter, MD is a cardiology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center in 1982 and specializes in cardiology, internal medicine, and more.

937 56th St

Brooklyn, NY 11219

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
more than 88% of peers
Mitral Valve Disease
high
more than 88% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Schachter'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schachter "Personal, professional, warm care to patients from all backgrounds, Extending care to patients with the most "minor" medical difficulty to some of the most complex health issues."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • General Medical Practice
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • 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
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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8  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

  • Brooklyn College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schachter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Yiddish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schachter's Reviews

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Dr. Schachter'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
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