Mount Sinai Doctors Opens New Cardiology Location in Brooklyn
Mount Sinai Doctors has opened its first cardiology location in Brooklyn, New York, with a team of highly skilled physicians, nurses, technicians, medical assistants and cardiac services. Mount Sinai Doctors-Brooklyn, Cardiology is 5,000 square feet and located at 1977 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn.
The new state-of-the-art Mount Sinai Doctors-Brooklyn, Cardiology offers patients onsite cardiac testing, such as electrocardiogram (ECG), cardiac stress testing, nuclear imaging and stress testing, arrhythmia monitoring, carotid Doppler testing and vascular testing.
Additionally, Mount Sinai Doctors-Brooklyn, Cardiology is offering same-day appointments, extended hours, easy scheduling, ample parking and welcoming waiting areas.
“Residents of Brooklyn will now have access to high-quality and innovative cardiology services at one outpatient location,” said Arthur A. Klein, MD, President of the Mount Sinai Health Network. “The launch of this new practice will provide Brooklyn residents with local, quality and compassionate heart care—all without crossing a bridge. Mount Sinai Doctors-Brooklyn, Cardiology is bringing the expertise of Mount Sinai Heart to southern Brooklyn and is meeting a real need in this neighborhood, while also providing residents of this community with an extended health care network that they can trust and believe in.”
According to Barry Huppert, MD, Medical Director, Mount Sinai Doctors-Brooklyn, Cardiology, and Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, the communities of central Brooklyn have a significant need for interventional heart care and treatment services, especially with nearly one million residents living in nearby neighborhoods.
The cardiac team at Mount Sinai Doctors-Brooklyn, Cardiology will consist of three full-time cardiologists, one nurse practitioner, a nuclear technician, and a team of support staff.
“Our staff has been trained with a personalized approach to patient care and is highly-skilled in accurate diagnosis and providing comprehensive treatment plans for all heart conditions,” said Dr. Huppert. “We are committed and dedicated to preventing, managing and reducing the epidemic of cardiovascular disease.”
To make an appointment at Mount Sinai Doctors-Brooklyn, Cardiology, call 718-758-7070, or for more information, click here.
About the Mount Sinai Health System
The Mount Sinai Health System is New York City's largest academic medical system, encompassing eight hospitals, a leading medical school, and a vast network of ambulatory practices throughout the greater New York region. Mount Sinai advances medicine and health through unrivaled education and translational research and discovery to deliver care that is the safest, highest-quality, most accessible and equitable, and the best value of any health system in the nation. The Health System includes approximately 7,300 primary and specialty care physicians; 13 joint-venture ambulatory surgery centers; more than 415 ambulatory practices throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and more than 30 affiliated community health centers. The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked on U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" of the top 20 U.S. hospitals and is top in the nation by specialty: No. 1 in Geriatrics and top 20 in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Neurology/Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Pulmonology/Lung Surgery, Rehabilitation, and Urology. New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is ranked No. 12 in Ophthalmology. Mount Sinai Kravis Children's Hospital is ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Children’s Hospitals” among the country’s best in four out of 10 pediatric specialties. The Icahn School of Medicine is one of three medical schools that have earned distinction by multiple indicators: ranked in the top 20 by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Medical Schools," aligned with a U.S. News & World Report "Honor Roll" Hospital, and No. 14 in the nation for National Institutes of Health funding. Newsweek’s “The World’s Best Smart Hospitals” ranks The Mount Sinai Hospital as No. 1 in New York and in the top five globally, and Mount Sinai Morningside in the top 20 globally.