Dr. John Peters, MD

Dr. John Peters, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. John Peters, MD is a cardiology specialist in New Hyde Park, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in cardiology.

2 Ohio Dr # 201

New Hyde Park, NY 11042

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pulmonary Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Murmur
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Peters'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*

34  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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5  Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

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

  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Peters has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peters' Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peters to family and friends
28 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Peters' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Nice guy, and I think very knowledgeable, but doesn't have the time of day for his patients - way too busy. Long waits for appointments, and impossible to reach for test results. I finally gave up, switched doctors and am much, much happier.
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Great cardiologist and doctor. Always gives a thorough/careful exam. Without his oversight/attention I might have been on my way to a not so nice place. Only gripe is the wait time, but the flip side is they make sure to see you under urgent circumstances,
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I can't even justify giving this doctor and his staff even 1 star. Had to wait over 2 1/2 hours and when I asked his reception desk, the woman was extremely rude. She gave me nasty looks and just stared at me and my daughter for the entire wait! I found Dr. Peters to be disingenuous. Needless...more
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Terrible. The first time I had an appointment he was 2 hours late. The second time I had an appointment I asked if they could see me on time as I had another appointment afterwards. The reception said she could not guarantee that. I then asked for an appointment the following day when I would...more
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Very very bad experience with his care.He is very rude and make patients wait more then two hrs. It happened to me twice and I am not planning to go to him ever again. i complained to him regarding long wait and his answer was to call the congressman.
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