Dr. Lawrence Hecker, MD

Dr. Lawrence Hecker, MD

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Age 59
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Dr. Lawrence Hecker, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in cardiology.

90 E End Ave Frnt 1

New York, NY 10028

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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
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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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. Hecker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Mitral Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hecker treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Hecker treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hecker treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 95% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hecker treats Heart Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Hecker treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lawrence Hecker, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1991
    Lenox Hill Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1991
  • 1988
    Beth Israel Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1986
    Beth Israel Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1986
  • 1985
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1985

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Hecker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hecker

3.7

Based on 19 reviews

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I have been a patient of Dr. Lawrence Hecker for 15 + years and he is truly the best. He is my primary doctor and he is extremely meticulous about my health. He is detail oriented and in situations where I had health challenges, Dr. Hecker alway wanted to find the root cause and cure. He manages...Read More
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Dr. Hecker spent time with me to go over my test results and when I had need for more information he called me back himself. He is a terrific doctor in all ways as far as I am concerned
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Great Doctor, kind and caring man. Staff is friendly and caring.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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