Dr. Jacques Merab, MD

Dr. Jacques Merab, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o
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Dr. Jacques Merab, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

Columbia University Dept. of Medicine

161 Fort Washington Ave Rm 646

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice

Background Check

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

Treatment Frequency
Hyperlipidemia
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Merab treats Hyperlipidemia more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Merab treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
Chest Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Merab treats Chest Pain more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Merab treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Hypertension
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Merab treats Hypertension more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Merab treats this condition more than 62% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension

Dr. Merab's conditions and procedures:

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Blood Pressure Management
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Management
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Diabetes Management
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Heart Valve Diseases
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Medication Management
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Pericardial Disease
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Smoking Cessation Treatment

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

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1986
    New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    1986
  • 1983
    New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1981
    New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Internship Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    Harvard Medical School
    Medical School
    1980

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Merab's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Merab

4.1

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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
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My nephew is under the care of Dr. Merab of which I just had an informative phone conversation re: the treatment of my Nephew. He explained everything to me and put me at ease instantly. I am confident my nephew is in excellent hands and will be fine, of which I am happy and at ease
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A very caring and brilliant doctor. I definitely would recommend this doctor! He knows what he is doing and I felt very cared for.
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Doesn't return phone calls. Doesn't address patient concerns.
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Aetna
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
MagnaCare
Medicare
MultiPlan
Oxford Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice

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