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  • Cardiology
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2035 Lakeville Road Cardiology

2035 Lakeville Road
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Abnormal heart rhythm
  • Ambulatory ECG
  • Angina
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Antitachycardia pacing
  • Aorta disease
  • Arrhythmia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrioventricular synchrony
  • Blood vessel disease
  • Bypass surgery
  • CT scan
  • Calcium scoring
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardiac electrophysiology
  • Cardiac intervention
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Cardioversion
  • Chest X-ray
  • Cholesterol
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Coronary angiogram
  • Diagnostic cardiology
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Echo/Doppler
  • Echocardiogram
  • Echocardiogram evaluation
  • Echocardiogram interpretation
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiography (EKG)
  • Electrophysiology
  • Exercise test
  • Hardening of the arteries
  • Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart MRI
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart blockage
  • Heart disease management
  • Heart disease prevention
  • Heart failure
  • Heart muscle disease
  • Heart rhythm problems
  • Heart transplant
  • Heart valve problems
  • High Cholesterol
  • High blood pressure
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Hypercholesterolemia
  • Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)
  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Ischemia
  • Left ventricular assist device
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Myocardial biopsy
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Nuclear Stress Test
  • Nuclear cardiac scan
  • Nuclear cardiology
  • Pacemaker
  • Palpitations
  • Pericardial disease
  • Preventive cardiology
  • Stent
  • Stress tests
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Tilt Table Test
  • Transesophageal echocardiography
  • Valve disease

New York Accepted Insurances

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Aetna Medicare
Anthem BCBS
BCBS Blue Card
BCBS of NY – Empire
BCBS of NY – Empire Medicare
BCBS of NY - NYC Medicare Advantage Plus Plan
Corvel – Workers Compensation
Coventry – Workers Compensation and Motor Vehicle
Emblem Health – Emblem, HIP & GHI
Emblem Medicare
Emblem Health – NYC Medicare Advantage Plus Plan PPO
HealthFirst Commercial & PPO
HealthFirst Essential (Exchange)
HealthFirst Medicaid
HealthFirst Medicare
Humana Medicare
Multiplan/PHCS/Beech Street
New York Workers Compensation
Oxford Health Plans (Freedom, Liberty)
Oxford Health Medicare
Railroad Medicare
The Empire Plan NY
United Healthcare AARP Medicare Complete
United Healthcare Choice
United Healthcare Choice Plus
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare Navigate EPO, HMO, POS
United Healthcare NYSHIP
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

Training and Education

Board Certification

  • Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Cardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • National Board of Medical Examiners


  • Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease, North Shore University Hospital-Cornell University Medical College, Manhasset, NY


  • Internship in Medicine, New York University- V.A. Medical Center, New York, NY


  • Residency in Medicine, New York University- V.A. Medical Center, New York, NY

Medical School

  • M.D., New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY


  • B.S. Biology, Summa Cum Laude, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, NY

About Me

Edward Rutkovsky, MD, FACC, FACP is a member of Summit Health’s Cardiology team. Dr. Rutkovsky is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease. He is also board certified by the Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology. His area of expertise is non-invasive and consultative cardiology, focusing on cardiac imaging with an emphasis on nuclear cardiology including SPECT and Cardiac PET scanning.

Dr. Rutkovsky earned his medical degree at New York University School of Medicine. He performed his rigorous internship and residency at the prestigious New York University Medical Center. Dr. Rutkovsky’s fellowship in cardiovascular disease was completed at North Shore University Hospital in affiliation with Cornell University Medical College.

The Castle Connelly Guide esteemed him one of the foremost cardiologists in the New York state area by the vote of his patients and peers. He has also been recognized by Newsday and the New York Times as a top doctor in the specialty of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Diseases. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology as well as the American College of Physicians. He is also a member of both the Medical Society of the State of New York and Nassau County Medical Society.

It is imperative to Dr. Rutkovsky to provide high quality and efficient medical care. “Giving patients an understanding of their condition and explaining the rational for all treatment plans,” he says. He enjoys positive patient outcomes and his relationship with each individual patient.

Outside of practicing medicine, he enjoys spending time with his family, softball, tennis, classic cars, auto mechanics, music, home repair and improvement, and electronics.