Dr. Mark Zucker, MD

Dr. Mark Zucker, MD

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Mark Zucker, MD is an advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology specialist in Newark, NJ and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology.

201 Lyons Ave Ste L4

Newark, NJ 07112

Contact Information

(973) 926-7205

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Congestive Heart Failure
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Cardiomyopathy
high
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Zucker'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

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Respiratory Diseases
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cyclosporine Toxicity
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Myocarditis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Northwestern Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Northwestern Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Northwestern Meml Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zucker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zucker's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zucker to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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

Dr. Zucker'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Zuckner was wounderful. I came to him with advance heart failure. I went through the rigorous tests and was placed on their transplant list. Within 6 weeks I was in Newark Beth Israel receiving my gifted new heart. Dr Zuckner and his team were professionals from day one. My Surgen Dr Camacho was...more
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Dr. Zucker lacks communicative skills to convey the appropriate understanding of the patient's condition and problem. Consultation was not followed up and results transmitted to the physician who recommended him. There was a lack of professional courtesy to the patient. Dr. Zucker is not one who...more
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My dad was 70 years old. A patient of dr Zucker for 16 years. 8 months ago he started having organ failure. The dr did 6 months of tests to find out it was his heart all along. Dr knew this from beginning but because my dad was not in the best health and was 70 he strung him along until he became...more
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