Dr. Mitchell Saunders, MD

Dr. Mitchell Saunders, MD

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Age 61
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Dr. Mitchell Saunders, MD is a cardiology specialist in East Setauket, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in cardiology.

220 N Belle Mead Ave Ste A

East Setauket, NY 11733

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Aortic Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Murmur
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tricuspid Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

45  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
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • 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 and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Nyu Manhattan Va Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saunders' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Saunders

4.6

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What People Say About Dr. Mitchell Saunders, MD
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Dr. Saunders is wonderful. He's very personable, very easy to talk, and he is very understanding. He explains everything and is very patient.
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East Setauket, NY – Feb 17, 2017
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I am elderly with high blood pressure. Dr Saunders is a very caring physician who actually calls me in person to discuss any blood work that has been done be it good or bad. Sometimes at 7pm. The last time he told me to enjoy my yearly jaunt to Florida. He is the best. His staff from receptionist...Read More
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Kenneth valentine in Shoreham, NY – Oct 24, 2016
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I feel he was very thorough in his explanation of my examine. He sense of humor made me feel comfortable and I believe he will guide me in good health.
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kevin G in Northport, NY – Jan 19, 2016
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