Dr. William Priester, MD

Dr. William Priester, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 70
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Dr. William Priester, MD is a cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 1977 and specializes in cardiology.

150 E 71st St

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Palpitations
normal
more than 76% of peers
Heart Murmur
normal
more than 69% of peers
Chest Pain
normal
more than 62% of peers

Dr. Priester'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

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

41  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • 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)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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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

  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Ny Med Coll/Met Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Priester has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Priester's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Priester to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Priester's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I liked Dr. Priester and was very pleased with his professionalism and attention. However, his secretary did not do her job: I needed the Dr. ‘s report to be sent rapidly to get a clearance for an upcoming surgery. She was well aware and so was Dr. Priester that it was critical. A week has...more
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Dr Priester and his staff are great. Had some concerns over the Christmas holiday and none of my primary doctors were available. With very short notice Dr Priester's staff got me in to see the doctor. He took 1 1/2 hours to go over my results with me, explaining everything in great detail, ran...more
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