Dr. Lawrence Blacher, MD

Dr. Lawrence Blacher, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lawrence Blacher, MD is a cardiology specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1978 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

8950 N Kendall Dr Ste 501

Miami, FL 33176

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

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

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

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Jackson Meml Hospital University Miami
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Mass Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blacher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blacher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blacher to family and friends
4.5
based on 13 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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

Dr. Blacher's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Miami, FL
I disagree with Dr. Blacher diagnosis. He was distant and very busy the day I saw him.
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in Miami, FL
The biggest problem is scheduling an appointment and the wait time. However once I meet with Dr. Blacher, the appointment is very extensive and all questions are answered. Dr. Blacher is very helpful in explaining my condition and explaining all medications. When I was in the Hospital a few years...more
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