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

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Top Care Areas

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Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Kay's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kay "ColumbiaDoctors Medical Group is one of the largest multi-specialty practices in New York State, comprised of an experienced group of physicians specializing in Cardiology, Vascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. The physicians at ColumbiaDoctors Medical Group are specialists in many areas of medicine, including: Congenital Heart Failure, Cardiac Transplantation, Cardiovascular Disease, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Pulmonary Hypertension, Arrhythmias, Cardiac Catheterization, Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, Pulmonary Medicine and Nutrition & Wellness. ColumbiaDoctors Medical Group physicians are faculty members at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center and actively participate in advanced research, in an effort to offer patients with complex illnesses access to therapies not readily available elsewhere. Some of the current cardiology protocols include: non-surgical treatments for valvular disease, new treatments for atrial fibrillation, methods to avoid use of blood thinners, as well as modalities to treat blood pressure with less medication. The physicians at ColumbiaDoctors Medical Group practice in several Westchester County locations include Hawthorne, White Plains, Eastchester, Hartsdale, Mount Vernon, Scarsdale, and Somers. Orange County locations include Goshen and Port Jervis New York."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kay "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"

1  Specialties

  • Adult Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

17  Conditions Treated

8  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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kay has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kay's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kay

4.8

Based on 17 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Richard Kay, MD
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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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