Dr. Richard Schwartz, DO

Dr. Richard Schwartz, DO

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Cardiology  ·  
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56 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Richard Schwartz, DO is a cardiology specialist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in cardiology.

Island Wide Medical Associates, PC

1401 Franklin Ave

Garden City, NY 11530
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Mitral Valve Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aortic Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Schwartz'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

55  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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26  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

  • New York College of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute of Technology
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Winthrop-University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Winthrop-University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schwartz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Schwartz does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Schwartz and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

NYU Winthrop Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Cardiac Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Schwartz is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Schwartz's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schwartz to family and friends
11 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Schwartz'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Schwartz saved my life in April of 2016. I had a major heart attack and did not have five minutes to spare. I was in the operating room for close to 7 hours. He almost lost me 3 times.If it wasn’t for this wonderful doctor I would not be here today! His after care has been second to none. I...more
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My mother,Joan Jackson truly believed in Dr Schwartz.In is hands and with the many procedure he had done,she knew she had nothing to fear .She amazed all including him in her many recoveries,in her eyes there was no brighter star.Thank you for your care,
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Dr shcwartz saved my life if it wasn't for him I wont be here today!!! I had to add this to my review my family just told me . about this for I was touch go in recovery room. Words cant ever thank him enough!!!
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Dr. Schwartz was in Winthrop Hospital on his day off. The attending ER doctor grabbed him and showed him my husband's chart. My husband had just had a heart attack. This amazing man pulled a team together and took care of my husband without a second thought. He was very kind to me afterwards,...more
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Simply the best! Never in a hurry. Outstanding doctor
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