Dr. Rakesh Sharma, MD

Dr. Rakesh Sharma, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Rakesh Sharma, MD is a cardiology specialist in Ridgewood, NJ and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Gnd U, Amritsar, Punjab and specializes in cardiology, critical care medicine, and more.

1124 E Ridgewood Ave Ste 103

Ridgewood, NJ 07450

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 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

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Top Care Areas

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

Sinusitis
normal
more than 43% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
normal
more than 43% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 42% of peers

Dr. Sharma's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

4  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

6  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

31  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 7/1/2014
    Amount or Range: Below Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 11779
    State: 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

  • Gnd U, Amritsar, Punjab
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Case West Res-St Lukes Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • NJMS UMDNJ
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • NJMS UMDNJ
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Sharma has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Sharma has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sharma's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sharma to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Sharma'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

    Under 10 minutes
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