Pediatric CardiologyPediatric Cardiology - is the science that deals with the study of the structure, functioning and development of the cardiovascular system, as well as detection methods of diagnosis and treatment of such diseases in children.
- New Jersey, Paramus
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
Acute Rheumatic Fever
Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Coloboma of Optic Papilla
Corneal Flash Burns
CranioSacral Therapy (CST)
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
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics
Years Since Graduation
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Education & Training
New York University School Of Medicine
New York, NY, United States
Long Island Jewish Med Center
Ny And Presby Hp Columbia Campus
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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 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...
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 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...
Dr. Zvi S Marans, MD works in
Paramus, New Jersey is a specialist in Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatrics. Dr. Marans is affiliated with New York - Presbyterian/Weill Cornell, New York Presbyterian - Columbia, Bon Secours Good Samaritan Hospital of Suffern, Valley Hospital, Holy Name Medical Center
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