Dr. Norman Riegel, MD

Dr. Norman Riegel, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(38)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Norman Riegel, MD is a cardiology specialist in Howard Beach, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center in 1978 and specializes in cardiology.

14916 80th St

Howard Beach, NY 11414

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Carotid Artery Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Mitral Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • 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 Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • 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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Albert Einstein Coll Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Riegel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Riegel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Riegel to family and friends
4.6
based on 38 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
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Dr. Riegel'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
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Massapequa ny
Excellent
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in Howard Beach, NY
Dr Riegel is such a great doctor, it is actually hard to put it into words. He is caring, kind, and very dedicated. However, more than that, he is a great diagnostician. To be completely upfront, he saved my sons' life. He has a wonderful bedside manner and gives his patients 100% attention when he...more
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in Brooklyn, NY
Dr. Riegel is very good, making sure to examine you well. And like to keep you up dated with your prescriptions. It is just very hard to get an answer on the telephone to make an appointment with him.
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