Dr. Niloo Edwards, MD

Dr. Niloo Edwards, MD

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Age 59
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Dr. Niloo Edwards, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1986 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

319 S Manning Blvd Ste 110A

Albany, NY 12208

Contact Information

(518) 525-2525

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
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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. Edwards' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Edwards performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Edwards performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edwards treats Heart Disease more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Edwards treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Edwards' conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Assist Device
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Niloo Edwards, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1986 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1995
    Columbia Pres Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1992
    Strong Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1987
    Strong Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1986
    Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School
    1986
  • 1982
    Columbia Univ
    Undergraduate School
    1982

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Dr. Edwards' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Edwards

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2 Stars
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1 Star
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My father came from a different hospital with Congestive Heart Failure and met with Dr. Edwards. This was all very new to me, so I came in with millions of questions worried about my father. Without hesitation Dr. Edwards answered all of my questions and made me feel very at ease. While home...Read More
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Brilliant. Saved my life. Thank you'
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I am alive today because Dr. Niloo Edwards was my surgeon. I needed a mechanical aortic valve; Dr. Edwards did the surgery, but he did so-much more. He didn't just operate on a body--he saved my Life, he took into account who *I* am, the soul who accompanies that body. Every day of my Life, I...Read More
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In January of 2016 I underwent cardiac surgery and had excellent results. My surgery consisted of a valve replacement and a 5 bypass procedure. Dr. Edwards was my Surgeon and I am very satisfied with his services. Reg Facteau, Plattsburgh, NY
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Don't go bother with Dr.Edwards if you refuse blood He's a coward He flat out refused to do my mothers surgery because she refused to accept blood Instead of talking alternatives my mother found a top surgeon in the country who was happy to perform the surgery honoring her religious beliefs My...Read More
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Medicaid
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Blue Card Test PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
PHP-Physicians Health Plan
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Universal American
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid
Wisconsin Physicians Service

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