Dr. Michael Muschel, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 64

  7 Reviews

Dr. Michael Muschel, MD is a cardiology specialist in Suffern, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in cardiology and clinical lipidology.


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(212) 235-1519

Dr. Muschel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Affinity Health Plan
Amida Care
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
MagnaCare
MultiPlan
Oxford Health Plans
SelectCare
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
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Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
Vytra Health Plans
WellCare

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Muschel's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muschel treats Heart Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Muschel treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Hypertension
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muschel treats Hypertension more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Muschel treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
Hyperlipidemia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muschel treats Hyperlipidemia more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Muschel treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive

Dr. Muschel's conditions and procedures:

  • Aortic Dissection
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Health Risk Assessment
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • High Triglycerides
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Lipid Profile
  • Low HDL Cholesterol
  • Medication Management
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

"High cholesterol affects over 42 million Americans, and another 63 million have borderline high levels. My goal is to help patients by giving them a workable program to reduce and manage their cholesterol for a healthier heart and a happier life."- Michael J. Muschel – M.D., F.A.C.C.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Lipidology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1987
New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1984
New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
Residency Hospital
1981
Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1987
1984
1981

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Yiddish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Muschel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Muschel

4.9

Based on 7 reviews

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  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

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