William J. Cole, MD

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

myocardial disease, mitral valve prolapse (MVP), ventricular septal defect (VSD), inflammation of the heart valve, chest pain, ischemic cardiomyopathy, carotid stenosis, coronary heart disease, high blood pressure disorder, endothelial dysfunction, rapid heartbeat, heart disease, heart murmur, heart failure, mitral valve stenosis, pulmonary hypertension, obesity, lipid disorders, ventricular tachycardia (V-tach), angina, metabolic syndrome, cardiac disease in pregnancy, congestive heart failure (CHF), sarcoidosis, atherosclerosis, lipid metabolism, aortic valve stenosis, arteriosclerosis, heart muscle disease, cerebrovascular disorder, abnormal heart rhythms, rheumatic heart disease, renovascular, fainting, chronic venous insufficiency, mitral regurgitation (MR), claudication, ventricular arrhythmia, high cholesterol level, peripheral vascular disease (PVD), slow heartbeat, aortic valve disease, heart tumor, heart valve diseases, peripheral vascular disease (PVD), atrial septal defect (ASD), an inflammation of the membrane surrounding the heart, vascular disease occlusive, acute coronary syndrome, heart throbbing, dilated cardiomyopathy, mitral valve disease, arteriosclerosis, ventricular fibrillation, atrioventricular septal defect, renal artery stenosis, arterial occlusive disease, aortic valve insufficiency, myocarditis, heart attack, atrial fibrillation, carotid artery disease
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  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease), 1987
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, 1983
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Bellevue Hospital Center, Cardiology, 1986
  • Residency, Bellevue Hospital Center, Internal Medicine, 1984
  • Residency, Bellevue Hospital Center, Internal Medicine, 1983
  • MD from New York University, 1980

Locations and Appointments

51 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus Essential
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • WellCare Child Health
  • WellCare Family Health
  • WellCare Medicaid
  • WellCare Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
NYU Cardiology Associates

530 1st Avenue, HCC, Suite 3D
New York, NY 10016

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  • Giant Cell Myocarditis: Not Always a Presentation of Cardiogenic Shock

    Tompkins, Rose; Cole, William J; Rosenzweig, Barry P; Axel, Leon; Bangalore, Sripal; Lala, Anuradha
    Case reports in cardiology. 2015 Jul 16. 2015: 173826-173826

  • Giant Nonfamilial Left Atrial Myxoma Presenting with Eye Embolism and Nonvalvular Streptococcus sanguinis Endocarditis

    Laura, Diana M; Quinones, Adriana; Benenstein, Ricardo; Loulmet, Didier F; Cole, William J; Galloway, Dellis A; Suh, James H; Saric, Muhamed
    Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2014 Mar 26. 63 (19): 2049-2049

  • Candida albicans-infected transvenous pacemaker wire: detection by two-dimensional echocardiography

    Cole, W J; Slater, J; Kronzon, I; Galler, M; Trehan, N; Cohen, M; Gargiulo, A
    American heart journal. 1986 Feb . 111 (2): 417-418

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