Dr. Jay L. Meizlish MD Cardiologist

Dr. Jay Meizlish is a cardiologist in Fairfield, Connecticut. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bridgeport Hospital and Danbury Hospital. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Meizlish accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 40 doctors at Bridgeport Hospital and one of 31 at Danbury Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Clinical Interests: Interventional Cardiology, Lipids, Prevention Of Atherosclerosis, Imaging

Education & Medical Training

Los Angeles County-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977 - 1980

New York University School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Los Angeles County-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Chief Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980 - 1981

Yale-New Haven Hosp
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease (IM), 1981 - 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 13 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 12 years in Geriatric Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 4 years in Hospice & Palliative Medicine

American Board of Preventive Medicine
Certified 9 years in Public Health & General Preventive Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Benzocaine-induced methemoglobinemia: a potentially fatal complication of transesophageal echocardiography.
Sachdeva, R., Pugeda, J.G., Casale, L.R., Meizlish, J.L., Zarich, S.W.

Lung uptake of technetium 99m-labeled sestamibi.
Meizlish, J. L.

Exercise nuclear imaging for the evaluation of coronary artery disease.
Meizlish, J. L., Berger, H. J., Zaret, B. L.

See all 4 publications

Insurances Accepted

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