Dr. Richard Shlofmitz, MD

Dr. Richard Shlofmitz, MD

Interventional Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
(70)
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Dr. Richard Shlofmitz, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Roslyn, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in interventional cardiology.

100 Port Washington Blvd # 105

Roslyn, NY 11576

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypotension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Shlofmitz'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

  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

59  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • 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)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • 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 Murmur
  • 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
  • Venous Hypertension
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20  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 University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shlofmitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shlofmitz's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shlofmitz to family and friends
70 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (70)

  • 5
    (59)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Shlofmitz'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

My mother would not be here right now if it were for Dr Shlofmitz and his team. He is an extraordinary man...
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Good doctor, but he's very arrogant and has no idea how the other half lives. He can be extraordinarily insensitive.
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He is outstanding and saved my life
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I have been a patient of Dr. Shlofmitz for about 8 years. I am firmly convinced had it not been for him and his care I would not be alive today to write this. He has been exceptionally on point with my care and diagnosis and recently reached out to me while he was on vacation so that he would...more
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Caring, Professional, and most important, a medical genius.
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