Dr. Robert Perlmutter, MD

Dr. Robert Perlmutter, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Robert Perlmutter, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rockville Centre, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in cardiology, critical care medicine, and more.

2 Lincoln Ave Ste 201

Rockville Centre, NY 11570

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
high
more than 87% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
more than 82% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
high
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Perlmutter'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.

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

26  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)

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 1981
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • North Shore U/Cornell
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Perlmutter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Perlmutter's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Perlmutter to family and friends
29 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Perlmutter'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)

I have been a patient of Dr Perlmutter for many years. First of all, I have never waited more than 5 minutes in his waiting room. He is patient, personable, available, and most importantly, highly intelligent. I have recommended him to friends who are all equally impressed. His staff is also...more
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Very arrogant and does not like to be questioned
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Dr. Perlmutter began visit by complaining about not having enough time to address all of my concerns, and then refused to do so. He was abrupt, unkind, and indifferent. I will need to find another PCP.
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Needs to listen better. He is busy trying to show how important he is instead of focusing on the patient. Other doctors in the office have the same problem.
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Two for the price of one: internist and cardiologist. Extremely knowledgeable. Good listener. Highly recommended.
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