William J. Cole, MD

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

endothelial dysfunction, congestive heart failure (CHF), heart valve diseases, ventricular septal defect (VSD), cardiac disease in pregnancy, chronic venous insufficiency, atrial septal defect (ASD), heart muscle disease, rheumatic heart disease, mitral valve stenosis, pulmonary hypertension, arterial occlusive disease, fainting, heart tumor, coronary heart disease, aortic valve stenosis, mitral regurgitation (MR), chest pain, lipid disorders, rapid heartbeat, ventricular arrhythmia, ventricular tachycardia (V-tach), inflammation of the heart valve, arteriosclerosis, peripheral vascular disease (PVD), myocarditis, angina, high cholesterol level, aortic valve disease, an inflammation of the membrane surrounding the heart, arteriosclerosis, atherosclerosis, aortic valve insufficiency, myocardial disease, mitral valve prolapse (MVP), abnormal heart rhythms, heart failure, carotid stenosis, heart attack, high blood pressure disorder, cerebrovascular disorder, heart murmur, carotid artery disease, obesity, vascular disease occlusive, metabolic syndrome, sarcoidosis, dilated cardiomyopathy, heart throbbing, atrioventricular septal defect, heart disease, renovascular, mitral valve disease, atrial fibrillation, lipid metabolism, claudication, ventricular fibrillation, slow heartbeat, ischemic cardiomyopathy, peripheral vascular disease (PVD), renal artery stenosis, acute coronary syndrome
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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 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
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • 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.
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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. 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. 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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