Newswise — 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 is a national and international source of unrivaled education, translational research and discovery, and collaborative clinical leadership ensuring that we deliver the highest quality care—from prevention to treatment of the most serious and complex human diseases. The Health System includes more than 7,200 physicians and features a robust and continually expanding network of multispecialty services, including more than 400 ambulatory practice locations throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, and Long Island. The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked No. 14 on U.S. News & World Report's "Honor Roll" of the Top 20 Best Hospitals in the country and the Icahn School of Medicine as one of the Top 20 Best Medical Schools in country. Mount Sinai Health System hospitals are consistently ranked regionally by specialty and our physicians in the top 1% of all physicians nationally by U.S. News & World Report.

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