Dr. Nir Somekh, MD

Dr. Nir Somekh, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 39
(36)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Nir Somekh, MD is a cardiology specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Tel Aviv University / Sackler Faculty of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in cardiology.Read his story

1000 Northern Blvd Ste 360

Great Neck, NY 11021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • MagnaCare
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Murmur
very high
more than 95% of peers
Chest Pain
high
more than 87% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
high
more than 85% of peers

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Dr. Somekh's bio

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Somekh "We are available 6 days a week and are dedicated to meeting the cardiac needs of our patients."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

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

  • 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
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Tufts University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Tel Aviv University / Sackler Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Beth Israel Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Beth Israel Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • North Shore Long Island Jewish
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Somekh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Somekh does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Somekh and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Somekh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Somekh to family and friends
4.6
based on 36 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Somekh's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

in Port Washington, NY
I have been a patient of Dr. Somekh's partner (Dr Pascaru) for many years. I cannot say enough about Dr Pascaru, she is one of the most careful and thoughtful physicians you could ever find. I recently saw Dr Somekh for a stress-echo, and my wife just completed a number of tests to follow up on a...more
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in Danbury ct
Dr.Somekh had me come in for an echocardiagram based on my symptoms. He felt that a stress test was in order.He explained the purpose and monitored the test him self.
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in Oyster Bay, NY
Had my first appointment with dr Somekh and loved his manner showing how he cares for patients. The next trip there was with Christine for tests. Loved her also. Sent catscans to dr somekh and he reviewed and assured me everything is ok. What a relief thanks Dr Somekh. Looking forward to a long...more
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in New York, NY
Dr. Somekh is an amazing doctor with a beautiful bedside manner and truly cares about his patients. I would recommend him to anyone.
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Wouldn't want to trust my heart and my health to anyone but Dr. Somekh. It was his persistence in addressing my hypertension and his refusal to quit until my rates were well with normal limits that I admire. The practice is very pro-patient and staff gives attention to the needs of their patients....more
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