Dr. John F. Heitner MD Cardiologist

Dr. John Heitner is a cardiologist in East Meadow, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke University Hospital and New York Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 17 years. Dr. Heitner accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 220 doctors at Duke University Hospital and one of 76 at New York Methodist Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Interventional

Hospital Affiliation

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #6 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

New York Methodist Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1997 - 2000

Emory University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2000 - 2002

Duke University Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2003 - 2004

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

EPC mobilization after erythropoietin treatment in acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction: the REVEAL EPC substudy.
Povsic, T. J.,Najjar, S. S.,Prather, K.,Zhou, J.,Adams, S. D.,Zavodni, K. L.,Kelly, F.,Melton, L. G.,Hasselblad, V.,Heitner, J. F.,Raman, S. V.,Barsness, G. W.,Patel, M. R.,Kim, R. J.,Lakatta, E. G.,Harrington, R. A.,Rao, S. V.

The study of LoSmapimod treatment on inflammation and InfarCtSizE (SOLSTICE): design and rationale.
Melloni, C.,Sprecher, D. L.,Sarov-Blat, L.,Patel, M. R.,Heitner, J. F.,Hamm, C. W.,Aylward, P.,Tanguay, J. F.,DeWinter, R. J.,Marber, M. S.,Lerman, A.,Hasselblad, V.,Granger, C. B.,Newby, L. K.

Quality of anticoagulation with warfarin in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation in the community setting.
Han, S. Y., Palmeri, S. T., Broderick, S. H., Hasselblad, V., Rendall, D., Stevens, S., Tenaglia, A., Velazquez, E., Whellan, D., Wagner, G., Heitner, J. F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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