Dr. Koku Gasinu, MD

Dr. Koku Gasinu, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Koku Gasinu, MD is a cardiology specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Ghana, Medical School in 1976 and specializes in cardiology.

2115 Starling Ave

Bronx, NY 10462

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • 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)
  • HealthFirst
  • 2 More

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Hypertensive Heart Disease
very high
more than 89% of peers
Chest Pain
more than 87% of peers
Heart Palpitations
more than 81% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

29  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Ghana, Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Metro Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Metro Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Metro Genl Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Koku Gasinu, MD
I've been under his care for a long time. I could say he is an excellent doctor.
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Bronx, NY – Aug 29, 2017
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Dr Gasinu is very down to earth, patient and very knowledgeable and confident. He shows a great deal of understanding. He seems to know what his patients are going through. I think if there's ever an ideal doctor Dr Gasinu is one.
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Chris in Bronx NY – Feb 20, 2016
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