Dr. Tshaka Muchiteni, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 36
(2)
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Dr. Tshaka Muchiteni, MD
Dr. Tshaka Muchiteni, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Albany, NY. He is 36 years old and has been practicing for 10 years. Dr. Muchiteni is affiliated with Samaritan Hospital, Seton Health System - Saint Mary's, Saint Peter's Hospital and Albany Medical Center Hospital.

7 Southwoods Blvd Ste 4

Albany, NY 12211

Contact Information

(518) 292-6000

Dr. Tshaka Muchiteni, MD

Dr. Tshaka Muchiteni, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Chest Pain
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more than 73% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 64% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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more than 61% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nuclear Cardiology
2

Board Certifications

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

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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 Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Impella Device
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

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

  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Montefiore / Albert Einstein Coll Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Muchiteni has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Muchiteni's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Muchiteni to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Muchiteni'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 (2)
in Delmar, NY |
Very knowledgeable and shares info with patient in plain English. Has a sense of humor and zeroed in on my and my daughter's in one second. Appreciate this doctor, wish I could find a primary care physician just like him.
Troy, NY |
Dr Muchiteni was Tender & has Sympathy. Personality that you don't find in doctors in this days.
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Dr. Muchiteni accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Muchiteni has admitting privileges

Albany Medical Center Hospital
43 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY 12208
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Saint Peter's Hospital
315 S Manning Blvd
Albany, NY 12208
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Samaritan Hospital
2215 Burdett Ave
Troy, NY 12180
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Seton Health System - Saint Mary's
1300 Massachusetts Ave
Troy, NY 12180
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