Dr. Robert Swersky, MD

Dr. Robert Swersky, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Robert Swersky, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Manhasset, NY and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

1201 Northern Blvd Ste 201

Manhasset, NY 11030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Swersky'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

  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

14  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • SUNY Downstate Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • New York University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Swersky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Swersky's Reviews

2.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Swersky to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Swersky's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

The rudest doctor and staff I have ever encuntered. He kept asking me if I had taken my daily aspirin. He has no knowledge of his patients after he sees them and doies not review the chart prior to talking to them. I phoned over 7 times about bleeding on the aspirin and was told to discontinue...more
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