Dr. Richard Mueller, MD

Dr. Richard Mueller, MD

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Age 56
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Dr. Richard Mueller, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in cardiology and venous and lymphatic medicine.Read his story

401 E 55th St

New York, NY 10022

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
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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. Mueller's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mueller treats Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Mueller treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hypotension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mueller treats Hypotension more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Mueller treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chronic Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mueller treats Thrombosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Mueller treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis

Dr. Mueller's conditions and procedures:

24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
Ambulatory Phlebectomy
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Fibrillation
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Event Monitor
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Management
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Echocardiography
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Endocarditis
Endovenous Laser Treatment
Hair Removal
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
High Cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
Laser Vein Removal
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Radiofrequency Ablation
Septal Defect
Sleep Apnea Treatment
Stress Echocardiogram
Syncope
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
T-Wave Alternans
Ulcer
Ultrasound
Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vein Laser Ablation
Vein Treatment
Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
Venous Hypertension
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Reflux
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Care Philosophy

friendly, efficient, caring interactions are the core of Dr Mueller's philosophy
communication in clear, easy to understand, respectful manner
a time tested and proven communicator who can discuss complex topics with everyone
...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Venous and Lymphatic Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1994
    New York & Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1991
    North Shore University Hosp/Nyu Sch Of Med
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1990
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1988
    North Shore University Hospital-Nyu School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1987
    University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1987
  • 1983
    Brown University
    Undergraduate School
    1983

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2010-2012
  • Castle & Connolly Best Doctors - New York Metro Area, 1996-2012
  • Compassionate Doctor Award, 2011-2012
  • Best Doctors - US News & World Report, 2012

Media & Publications

  • numerous book chapters authored; see office for details,
  • numerous peer reviewed academic journal articles authored; see office for details or CV,

Dr. Mueller's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mueller

3.9

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(20)
4 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
3 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
2 Stars
10%
(3)
1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(5)

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr Mueller has been my cardiologist for about 30 years. He has been exquisitely attentive to all my symptoms and on top of every aspect of my cardio-vascular health. I dare say he has kept me alive all these years because of my complex cardiac problems which he diagnosed when I was in my early...Read More
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Have seen Dr. Mueller for 13 years. Dr. Mueller always take the time to listen and explain any questions and concerns you may have. Same applies if you will have any tests or he explaining test results, he make sure you fully understand before he let you go. Can highly recommend his practice.
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I am so happy I met Dr. Mueller, he saved my life, he spends time with me explaining everything everytime I see him. Thank God for Dr. Mueller. I have recommended a few people to see him. He is the best Cardiologist.
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Office beautiful and clean. Dr. was extremely pleasant and helpful, he answered all my questions. Staff was friendly and warm from beginning to end. This was my first visit and I will be making Dr. Mueller my permanent Dr. ASAP.
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best doctor i have ever seen. knows his stuff backwards and forwards, truly cares and actually listens to my concerns. analyzes my history, explains everything in terms i can understand, then lays out all tests and treatment options. kind, friendly, and good sense of humor. does all testing in the...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerihealth
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Guardian
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
WellCare