Dr. William Lawson, MD

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Dr. William Lawson, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in East Setauket, NY and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Lawson has more experience with Adult Congenital Heart Conditions and Heart Conditions than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Rutgers Med Sch-UMDNJ medical school in 1977. He is affiliated with Stony Brook University Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lawson to book an appointment.

Dr. Lawson

Division of Endocrinology

26 Research Way East Setauket, NY 11733
Telehealth services available

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    horrible. i wasnt call by assistent for 2.5 ouhr even came one ouhr early. had to leave. acces a rida car was waiting for me. i make resarvation three ouhr after appt but was not enough, they call evry body in front of me. they new i have to leave. nobody cooperate. appology. acnoledge
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    caring, knowledgable, and assiduously competent
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    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
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    shel in Mt sinai, NY – Nov 28, 2018
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    I have been a patient of Dr. William Lawson for the past 26 years he has an excellent bedside manor, compassionate, intelligent, understanding and informative. Always makes urgent appointments. He's the best!
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    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    Biography

    Dr. William Lawson, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in East Setauket, NY and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Lawson has more experience...Read more

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine

    Education

    1982
    Stony Brook U Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
    1980
    Nassau University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1978
    Nassau University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1977
    Rutgers Med Sch-UMDNJ
    Medical School
    ,

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

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    Does Dr. William Lawson, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Lawson has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    What are Dr. William Lawson, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Lawson frequently treats Adult Congenital Heart Conditions and Heart Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Lawson specializes.

    Where is Dr. William Lawson, MD's office located?

    Dr. Lawson's office is located at 26 Research Way, East Setauket, NY 11733. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    No malpractice claims found for New York
    No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
    No board actions found for the years we collect data
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    Frequently Treated by Dr. Lawson

    Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Lawson treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Lawson treats other conditions, please contact the office at (631) 444-0580.

    Adult Congenital Heart Conditions

    Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Heart Conditions specialists.

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    Mitral Valve Disease
    Mitral Valve Prolapse
    Arrhythmias
    Atrial Fibrillation
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    High
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    Heart Conditions

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    Dr. Lawson is experienced in the area of Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

    Based on claims data for 34 conditions and procedures

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    Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    Heart Disease
    Sinus Tachycardia
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    High
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    Dr. Lawson's conditions and procedures:

    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aneurysm
    • Aneurysm of Heart
    • Angina
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Aortic Valve Surgery
    • Arrhythmia Screening
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Atrial Septal Defect
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardiac Tamponade
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
    • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
    • Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
    • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
    • Cardiovascular Stress Test
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Chest Pain
    • Chest Pain Evaluation
    • Cholesterol Screening
    • 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 Angiogram
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Coronary Artery Dissection
    • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
    • Echocardiography
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Endocarditis
    • First Degree Heart Block
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Murmur
    • Heart Palpitations
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Impella Device
    • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Long QT Syndrome
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Prolapse
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Nuclear Stress Testing
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pericarditis
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
    • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Prinzmetal Angina
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Second Degree Heart Block
    • Septal Defect
    • Sick Sinus Syndrome
    • Sinus Bradycardia
    • Sinus Tachycardia
    • Stress Test
    • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
    • Supraventricular Tachycardia
    • Syncope
    • Systemic Vasculitis
    • Takayasu's Arteritis
    • TCD Bubble Test
    • Third Degree Heart Block
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thrombolysis
    • Tilt Table Testing
    • Treadmill Stress Test
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Unstable Angina
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Ventricular Assist Device
    • Ventricular Fibrillation
    • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
    • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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    (631) 444-0580

    Dr. Lawson accepts the following insurance:

    Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
    Anthem
    Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
    Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
    National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
    National (BlueCard) PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthyBlue 2.0
    HealthyBlue Advantage
    Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
    Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

    Locations

    Practice

    Division of Endocrinology26 Research Way East Setauket, NY 11733
    1
    Stony Brook Medicine101 Nicolls Rd Stony Brook, NY 11794
    2
    Stony Brook University Medical Center100 NICOLLS RD Stony Brook, NY 11790
    3

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Lawson is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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    Stony Brook University Hospital

    Stony Brook, NY

    66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

    26 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2021)

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