Dr. James Blake, MD

Dr. James Blake, MD

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Dr. James Blake, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1981 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

133 E 58th St Ste 301

New York, NY 10022

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Blake's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Mitral Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blake treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Blake treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blake treats Hyperlipidemia more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Blake treats this condition more than 98% 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
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blake treats Heart Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Blake treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Blake's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • 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 and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Blake, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1981 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1987
New York Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1984
New York Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
New York Hospital
Internship Hospital
1981
Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
Medical School
University Of Rochester
Undergraduate School
1987
1984
1982
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Blake's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Blake

4.2

Based on 9 reviews

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1 Star
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I am scheduled to see him for presurgical clearance and I can say the staff member I spoke to (I had a question about medication) was the rudest person I have ever encountered. It is hard to believe a qualified doctor in NYC can't find someone who can talk on the phone and be respectful of a...Read More
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I have been patient of Dr Blakes for 28 years and seriously feel he has kept me alive. He is the best doctor I have ever met he listens to me he has helped me through some difficult health problems. He always takes the time to answer my questions. I'm not good at writing but he is the best...Read More
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While Dr. Blake is a fairly good doctor, he lacks some compassion. My father was his patient for 10 plus years and when there was nothing more to do, Dr. Blake was quick to right off my father. He never even called when my father passed. It made me sad since my father had really respected Dr....Read More
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Dr. Blake is not of this planet he is a very caring doctor in my opinion has always been straight forward with me , he is a one in a million doctor which is very hard to find I live far away and I travel to see him. great doctor and great guy
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
Humana
MagnaCare
National Elevator
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
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