William R. Slater, MD

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

aortic valve disease, fainting, high cholesterol level, congestive heart failure (CHF), mitral valve disease, heart muscle disease, renal artery stenosis, atrial septal defect (ASD), slow heartbeat, carotid artery disease, ventricular arrhythmia, dilated cardiomyopathy, carotid stenosis, ventricular fibrillation, lipid disorders, heart throbbing, myocarditis, mitral valve stenosis, aortic valve insufficiency, atrial fibrillation, high blood pressure disorder, lipid metabolism, claudication, ventricular tachycardia (V-tach), hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, aortic valve stenosis, pulmonary hypertension, peripheral vascular disease (PVD), sarcoidosis, endothelial dysfunction, heart failure, peripheral vascular disease (PVD), acute coronary syndrome, obesity, mitral regurgitation (MR), rapid heartbeat, arterial occlusive disease, abnormal heart rhythms, arteriosclerosis, electrophysiology, heart attack, heart imaging, heart valve diseases, nuclear medicine imaging procedure
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Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Hypertension in Children, Lower Extremity Arterial Disease, Carotid Artery Disease



  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Co-Dir Cardiology Consult Svc

Board Certifications

  • AB Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
  • AB Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)

Education and Training

  • 1986
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital, Cardiology
  • 1985
  • Fellowship, Brigham And Women'S Hospital, Cardiology
  • 1984
  • Fellowship, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Cardiology
  • 1982
  • Residency, New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens, Internal Medicine
  • 1981
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, Medicine
  • 1978
  • MD from Harvard Medical School


Locations and Appointments

33 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • 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 Medicaid
  • Humana Medicare
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • 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, Skirball 9U
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-263-7463

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My Research

Cardiac Electrophysiology

William Slater, M.D.'s major clinical research interests are coronary artery disease, arrhythmia and evaluating novel antiarrhythmic agents. He is board certified in cardiac electrophysiology.

Dr. Slater's prior experience includes evaluation of a novel anti-oxidant in preventing cardiomyopathy. His current clinical trials include evaluation of a novel therapeutic in conversion of atrial fibrillation and a study of a therapeutic in treating diabetic cardiomyopathy.


  • Facilitating the transition from physiology to hospital wards through an interdisciplinary case study of septic shock

    Li, Albert S; Berger, Kenneth I; Schwartz, David R; Slater, William R; Goldfarb, David S 2014; 78-78, BMC medical education — id: 917892, year: 2014, page: 78, stat: Journal Article
  • Electrocardiographic predictors of adverse cardiovascular events in suspected poisoning

    Manini, Alex F; Nelson, Lewis S; Skolnick, Adam H; Slater, William; Hoffman, Robert S 2010 Jun; 106-115, Journal of medical toxicology — id: 138121, year: 2010, page: 106
  • Hypersensitivity myocarditis associated with azithromycin exposure

    Pursnani, Amit; Yee, Herman; Slater, William; Sarswat, Nitasha 2009 Feb 3; 225-226, Annals of internal medicine — id: 114157, year: 2009, page: 225, stat: Case Reports; Letter
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