Dr. Howard Apfel, MD



Pediatric Cardiology     -  New Jersey,  Paramus

 Overview

Dr. Howard Apfel, MD works in Paramus, New Jersey is a specialist in Pediatric Cardiology and graduated New York University School Of Medicine in 1989. Dr. Apfel is affiliated with New York - Presbyterian/Weill Cornell, New York Presbyterian - Columbia, Valley Hospital, Westmoreland Hospital at Jeannette, Holy Name Medical Center and practicing for 28 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology

 Conditions

  • Acute Rheumatic Fever
  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Broken Hand
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Coloboma of Optic Papilla
  • Corneal Flash Burns
  • CranioSacral Therapy (CST)
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Gastroschisis
  • Hyperkalemic Renal Tubular Acidosis
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Pterygium Syndrome, Multiple Dominant Type

 Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics

 Years Since Graduation

  • 28

 State License

  • New York

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


New York University School Of Medicine

New York, NY, United States

Graduated: 1989

Residency Hospitals


Long Island Jewish Med Center


Ny And Presby Hp Columbia Campus

 Awards

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Pediatric Cardiology

205 Robin Road Suite 100
New Jersey (NJ)
Paramus,
7652

  (201) 599-0026


Other Office Locations

 Morgan Stanley Chldrns Hospital PDC

3959 Broadway Suite 255
New York (NY)
Paramus,
10032

  (212) 305-4293
 Morgan Stanley Childrens Hospital

3959 Broadway Suite 255
New York (NY)
Paramus,
10032

  (212) 342-1456

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Pediatric Cardiology, 205 Robin Road Suite 100, Paramus, New Jersey (NJ), 7652




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Advance EPO
  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • Connecticare HMO
  • Direct Access
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Freedom Plan
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Prism Blue Priority EPO
  • QualCare
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • Regional Pref Network EPO
  • Regional Pref Network HMO
  • Regional Pref Network HMO+
  • Regional Pref Network POS+
  • Regional Pref Network PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


New York - Presbyterian/Weill Cornell photo


New York - Presbyterian/Weill Cornell

525 East 68th Street New York NY, New York, 10021

New York - Presbyterian/Weill Cornell is a hospital located in New York, NY. This hospital reports jointly with New York Presbyterian - Columbia. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are...



New York Presbyterian - Columbia photo


New York Presbyterian - Columbia

630 West 168th Street New York NY, New York, 10032

New York Presbyterian - Columbia is a hospital located in New York, NY. This hospital reports jointly with New York Presbyterian/Allen. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the st...



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Valley Hospital

223 North Van Dien Avenue New Jersey NJ, Ridgewood, 7450

Valley Hospital is a hospital located in Ridgewood, NJ. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 6 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 4 of 16 procedures.



Westmoreland Hospital at Jeannette photo


Westmoreland Hospital at Jeannette

600 Jefferson Avenue Pennsylvania PA, Jeannette, 15644

Westmoreland Hospital at Jeannette is a non-profit hospital located in Jeannette, PA. This hospital reports jointly with Westmoreland Hospital. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are a...



Holy Name Medical Center photo


Holy Name Medical Center

718 Teaneck Road New Jersey NJ, Teaneck, 7666

Holy Name Medical Center is a hospital located in Teaneck, NJ. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 11 of 12 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 9 of 12 procedures.




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