Dr. Raphael Papaleo, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 56
  
Dr. Papaleo
Accepting new patients

Capital Cardiology Associates

2231 Burdett Ave Ste 160 Troy, NY 12180

Make an Appointment

(518) 292-6200

Dr. Raphael Papaleo, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Troy, NY and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Papaleo has more experience with Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Care, and Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus medical school in 1991. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Albany Medical Center Hospital and Burdett Birth Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Papaleo to book an appointment.


Compare Providers

Quickly compare more Cardiology Specialists in your area

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™ See hospitals
  • Good Patient Care
    Patients said they had exceptional care at this hospital. See hospitals

Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Papaleo accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(518) 292-6200

Dr. Papaleo accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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
Learn more about background checks

Frequently Treated by Dr. Papaleo

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Papaleo treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Papaleo treats other conditions, please contact the office at (518) 292-6200.

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.Compare with other Interventional Cardiology specialists.

Typically treats 83% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Papaleo performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Papaleo performs this procedure more than 98% of their peers

Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Papaleo performs Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Papaleo performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Catheterization
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Papaleo performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 56% of their peers

Dr. Papaleo performs this procedure more than 56% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 71% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Papaleo treats Hyperlipidemia more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Papaleo treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Papaleo treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Papaleo treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Papaleo treats Hypertension more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Papaleo treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 51% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Murmur
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Papaleo treats Heart Murmur more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Papaleo treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Aortic Valve Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Papaleo treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 68% of their peers

Dr. Papaleo treats this condition more than 68% of their peers

Arrhythmias
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Papaleo treats Arrhythmias more than 66% of their peers

Dr. Papaleo treats this condition more than 66% of their peers

Hide other practice areas

Check Dr. Papaleo's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Papaleo's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • 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
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Dr. Papaleo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Papaleo

5.0

Based on 8 ratings

5 Stars
100%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
0%
(0)
healthgrades logo

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Papaleo?
(Select your rating)

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Papaleo?

About Me

Care Philosophy

Capital Cardiology Associates, PC is a benchmark cardiology practice committed to improving our patient's quality of life.

By providing state...
Read more

Biography

Dr. Rafael Papaleo holds a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from the Interamerican University in San Juan, Puerto Rico and completed Medical School...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

1991
University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Raphael Papaleo, MD accepting new patients?

Does Dr. Raphael Papaleo, MD accept my insurance?

What are Dr. Raphael Papaleo, MD's top areas of care?

Locations

Capital Cardiology Associates

Capital Cardiology Associates2231 Burdett Ave Ste 160 Troy, NY 12180
1

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Papaleo treats patients.

Learn more

Albany Medical Center Hospital

Albany, NY

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

Burdett Birth Center

Troy, NY

Glens Falls Hospital

Glens Falls, NY

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

Saint Peter's Hospital

Albany, NY

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™ (2021, 2020)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2021, 2020)
  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Samaritan Hospital

Troy, NY

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

Samaritan Hospital - St. Mary's Campus

Troy, NY
;