Dr. Anthony Mercando MD Cardiologist

Dr. Anthony Mercando is a cardiologist in Yonkers, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lawrence Hospital Center and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Mercando accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 18 doctors at Lawrence Hospital Center and one of 235 at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Lawrence Hospital Center

New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Ranked #3 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980–1984

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1984–1986

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 31 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 27 years in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 23 years in Critical Care Medicine

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Whos Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Whos Who

Fellow (FACC), American College of Cardiology

Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2010

Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Publications & Presentations

Effect of cardiovascular drugs on cardiovascular events in 1599 patients followed in an academic outpatient cardiology practice.
Lai, H. M.,Aronow, W. S.,Mercando, A. D.,Kalen, P.,Desai, H. V.,Gandhi, K.,Sharma, M.,Amin, H.,Lai, T. M.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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