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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 Health – NYC Medicare Advantage Plus Plan PPO
HealthFirst Commercial & PPO
HealthFirst Essential (Exchange)
New York Workers Compensation
Oxford Health Plans (Freedom, Liberty)
Oxford Health 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
Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS)
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A), Adelphi University, Robert B. Willumstad School of Business, Garden City, NY
Doctor of Medicine (M.D), The University of the State of New York, Albany, NY
Doctor of Medicine (M.D), Autonomous University of Guadalajara, Jalisco, MX
Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences, Touro College, Bayshore, NY
Physician Assistant Certification, Touro College, Bayshore, NY
Fellow American College of Cardiology
Fellow American College of Physicians
Fellow American Society of Nuclear Cardiology
Fellow Society Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
Registered Physician Vascular Interpretation
Dr. Salvatore Trazzera, MD, MBA, FACC, FACP, FASNC, FSCCT, RPVI is a member of Summit Health’s Cardiology team. He will serve as the Director of Cardiology for Summit Health and CityMD on Long Island. His career spans 30 years and includes several areas of expertise. His current concentration is in clinical cardiology and noninvasive advanced cardiovascular imaging including cardiovascular ultrasound, nuclear stress imaging and cardiovascular computed tomography.
Dr. Trazzera’s specializes in sports and exercise cardiology, caring for athletes of all ages and skill levels with cardiovascular disease or who may be at risk for cardiovascular disease. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, and Internal Medicine. Additionally, he is credentialed in Cardiovascular Ultrasound (registered Physician Vascular Interpretation).
Dr. Trazzera efforts include cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis and treatment through achieving proper nutrition and prescribed exercise as well as optimal body composition through comprehensive assessment of lifestyle, serologies and cardiometabolic hormone assessment. “I especially like to focus on early cardiovascular disease detection through cardiac and ultrasound screening, stress testing and risk assessment through advanced non-invasive cardiac imaging such as Nuclear PET scanning and computed tomography and calcium score evaluation,” he says.
Most important to Dr. Trazzera during a patient visit is to obtain a detailed medical, family, and social history and assess the patient’s participation in exercise programs. He stresses that early disease detection could impact the patient and their family for years to come.
When not practicing medicine, he enjoys many things, including spending as much time as he can with his son. Dr. Trazzera is a restauranteur, owning Ragazzi Italian Kitchen and Bar inNesconset, NY. He also likes hunting, hiking, boating, fishing, and skiing. He is a NY sports enthusiast, with his favorite teams being NY Yankees, NY Giants and NY Rangers. Dr. Trazzera also owns a sports arena and runs a sports camp for kids and helps student hockey athletes who are interested in playing NCAA hockey with obtaining college scholarships.