William J. Cole, MD

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

endothelial dysfunction, atrioventricular septal defect, heart valve diseases, rapid heartbeat, cardiac disease in pregnancy, heart tumor, atrial septal defect (ASD), abnormal heart rhythms, pulmonary hypertension, ventricular tachycardia (V-tach), fainting, chronic venous insufficiency, coronary heart disease, dilated cardiomyopathy, mitral regurgitation (MR), aortic valve stenosis, lipid disorders, carotid stenosis, ventricular arrhythmia, mitral valve stenosis, inflammation of the heart valve, congestive heart failure (CHF), peripheral vascular disease (PVD), myocarditis, angina, high cholesterol level, aortic valve disease, an inflammation of the membrane surrounding the heart, myocardial disease, vascular disease occlusive, ventricular septal defect (VSD), atherosclerosis, heart failure, heart muscle disease, heart attack, chest pain, cerebrovascular disorder, high blood pressure disorder, carotid artery disease, heart murmur, sarcoidosis, obesity, heart throbbing, metabolic syndrome, heart disease, rheumatic heart disease, mitral valve disease, arterial occlusive disease, lipid metabolism, atrial fibrillation, ventricular fibrillation, claudication, ischemic cardiomyopathy, slow heartbeat, renal artery stenosis, peripheral vascular disease (PVD), arteriosclerosis, acute coronary syndrome, aortic valve insufficiency, arteriosclerosis, renovascular, mitral valve prolapse (MVP)
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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
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  • Coronary Artery Disease and Reticular Macular Disease, a Subphenotype of Early Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    Cymerman, Rachel M; Skolnick, Adam H; Cole, William J; Nabati, Camellia; Curcio, Christine A; Smith, R Theodore
    Current eye research. 2016 May 9. 1-7

  • 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

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