Dr. William Berkery, MD

Dr. William Berkery, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. William Berkery, MD is a cardiology specialist in Syracuse, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1981 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

739 Irving Ave Ste 500

Syracuse, NY 13210

Contact Information

(315) 470-7409

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Mitral Valve Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Berkery'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
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

58  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 Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension


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19  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.


  • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Mass Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • SUNY Upstate Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Upstate Medical University/ College Of Health Professions
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berkery has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berkery's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berkery to family and friends
24 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Berkery's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

More like a factory than a Doctor's office. Very long wait times in both waiting & examination room. Has a patient portal & encourage patients use it but is horrible in responding & refilling script request. Staff is rude and not caring. Very rushed after waiting all that time to see him. ...more
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Dr. Berkery is the most wonderful doctor I have ever met. He is so smart, kind, and LISTENS to every word I say and is willing to help me with any problem I have. There isn't a better physician.
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Dr Berkery is brilliant, kind , compassionate with excellent listening skills to go along with his impressive medical knowledge and skills. !! He is the best of the best !! I am extremely picky and cautious. Yet I trust Dr Berkery to be looking out and caring for my best health possible.
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He cares greatly about his patients. He takes all the time necessary to fully explain the issues and answer any and all questions. He doesn't hesitate to send to other physicians when there is a truly unique problem and then he keeps in contact with that physician to know what is happening and will...more
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