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Dr. Maria Karas, MD

Dr. Maria Karas, MD

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology ·  Female · Age 38


Dr. Maria Karas, MD is an advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 6 years. She specializes in advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology, cardiology, and more.


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(212) 746-2381

Dr. Karas accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Affinity Health Plan
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
GHI
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
Medicaid
Medicare
Oxford Health Plans
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Empire Plan
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
WellCare

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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. Karas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Congestive Heart Failure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karas treats Congestive Heart Failure more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Karas treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
Cardiomyopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karas treats Cardiomyopathy more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Karas treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
  • Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated 10
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Woolly Hair and Keratoderma
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fatal Fetal, Due to Myocardial Calcification
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fetal Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypogonadism, Collagenoma Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy, Infantile Histiocytoid
  • Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
  • Cardiomyopathy, X-Linked, Fatal Infantile
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karas treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 71% of her peers

Dr. Karas treats this condition more than 71% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Karas' conditions and procedures:

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Intervention
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Failure
Heart Failure Management
Heart Transplant
Heart Valve Diseases
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Long-Term Mechanical Circulatory Support
Management of Mechanical Ventilator
Mechanical Circulatory Support System
Mechanical Ventilation
Medication Management
Non-Transplant Heart Failure Treatment
Pericardial Disease
Pre-Operative Care
Pre-Operative Evaluation
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transplant Care
Ventilator Management
Ventricular Assist Device

About Me

The Perkin Heart Failure Center specializes in advanced systolic and diastolic heart failure, left ventricular assist device implantation, evaluation for cardiac transplantation, valvular disease and evaluation and treatment of pulmonary hypertension...

Specialties

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2013
Newyork-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Newyork-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2006
Weill Cornell Medical College
Medical School
2013
2009
2006

Languages

  • Greek
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Karas' Reviews

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2.3

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1 Star
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Dr. Karas is very friendly and is a good listener. She explains medical conditions well and is great at remembering your medical history and concerns from past visits. Dr. Karas spends a lot of time with me and is always careful to do a thorough physical examination. Dr. Karas is easy to talk with...Read More
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Did not have a pleasant experience with this lady, seemed to talk at me and not to me. Did not seem comfortable and confident.
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Locations

Cardiology at Weill Cornell Medical Center

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