Dr. Richard Kay, MD

Dr. Richard Kay, MD

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Adult Cardiology  ·  
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67 y/o
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Dr. Richard Kay, MD is an adult cardiology specialist in Hawthorne, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in adult cardiology.Read his story

ColumbiaDoctors Medical Group

19 Bradhurst Ave Ste 700

Hawthorne, NY 10532
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • SelectCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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. Kay's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kay treats Heart Disease more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Kay treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kay treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Kay treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Hyperlipidemia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kay treats Hyperlipidemia more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Kay treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive

Dr. Kay's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm of Heart
Aortic Valve Disease
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Blood Pressure Management
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiology Consultation
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Management
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Aware Risk Assessment
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Valve Diseases
High Cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Medication Management
Mitral Valve Disease
Tetralogy of Fallot
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a cardiologist practicing in a large group affiliated with Collumbia University and NY/Presbyterian Hospital, I strive to provide compassionate but advanced care for routine and complicated cardiac illness. I emphasize conservative care and prevention whenever possible

Specialties

  • Adult Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1981
Mt Sinai Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1979
Colum Presby Med Center
Residency Hospital
1977
Colum Presby Med Center
Internship Hospital
1976
Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1973
Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1981
1979
1977
1976
1973

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Dr. Kay's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kay

4.8

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I’ve been seeing Dr. Kay for about 14 years now and trust his ability to care for me. I see him for hypertension and overall cardiac health. I feel that he truly cares for me as his patient and that he shows an interest in my overall well being. He remembers everything I tell him about any...Read More
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This doctor has the worst bedside manner EVER! He is not the next coming of the messiah I would never recommend him to anyone. No one should be this arrogant and pretentious.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Kay's for over 25 years. Excellent doctors are hard to find and there are none better than Dr. Kay. Under his care I went from being very ill to completely well. When I am scheduled for an appointment he is always on time and 100% prepared. In 25 years of visits I have...Read More
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I have been a patient of Dr. Kay's for about 20 years. I have received the best in professional treatment from Dr. Kay as well as his staff. He is kind, understanding and very reassuring. I have complete confidence in Dr. Kay and have recommended him to a close friend who shares my opinion of...Read More
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fantastic caring doctor
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Aetna
Affinity Health Plan
Amida Care
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
MagnaCare
MultiPlan
Oxford Health Plans
SelectCare
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
Vytra Health Plans
WellCare

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