Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

    • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of IM/Cardiovascular Disease

  • Administrative titles

    • Chief of Division - Cardiology of Medicine - Cardiology, Plainview Hospital

  • Medical school

    • New York Medical College

  • Residencies

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Affiliations

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Plainview Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

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10/22/2018
"dr Breen is very caring and always spends the time to explain everything great dr"
10/15/2018
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10/15/2018
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09/22/2018
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09/19/2018
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09/04/2018
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08/22/2018
"Dr. Breen has always been very informative in explaining information to me."
08/22/2018
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08/18/2018
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07/30/2018
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07/17/2018
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06/28/2018
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06/27/2018
"Excellent."
06/23/2018
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06/20/2018
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06/02/2018
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05/24/2018
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04/21/2018
"Dr. Breen takes the time to go over all my concerns and explains to me what is needed to be done."
03/29/2018
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03/27/2018
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03/10/2018
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03/03/2018
"Im have never felt rushed at the office. Dr. Breen always spend as much time as needed to explain the visit"
02/28/2018
"I would describe Dr. Breen as caring, concerned and very competent."
02/26/2018
"Dr Breene is excellent"
02/17/2018
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01/29/2018
"Doctor Breen makes you comfortable. He is direct and informed and he makes you understand your issues. I would send anyone needing a cardiologist to him at a moments notice."
01/23/2018
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01/17/2018
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12/26/2017
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12/23/2017
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10/18/2017
"Loved this doctor!"
10/03/2017
"Dr. Breen took all the time I needed and explained everything."
08/24/2017
"I am a patient for many years with Dr. Breen a very caring and professional physician."
08/23/2017
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08/23/2017
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07/25/2017
"I consider Dr. W. Breen as an outstanding & caring physician."
07/19/2017
"The best !"
07/17/2017
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07/06/2017
"Dr. Breen is an excellent cardiologist who cares about his patients."
06/23/2017
"I felt Dr. Breen really cared about me & I was very comfortable having him as my doctor -"
06/23/2017
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05/31/2017
"Excellent."
05/18/2017
"Great doctor!!!!"
05/17/2017
"I have the utmost confidence in Dr. Breen and the staff. They are more than competent."
05/17/2017
"He's the best. Over 27 years I've been using Dr. Breen."
05/16/2017
"Great provider health care."
04/25/2017
"Dr. Breen is an excellent doctor. Both my husband and I see him & love him."
04/25/2017
"Dr. Breen is an excellent doctor and wants to keep me in good health."
03/02/2017
"I am very satisfied with Dr. Breen - I am at ease with him and comfortable."
02/17/2017
"All good."
02/04/2017
"Provider is caring regarding the major health issues, doesn't spend too much time with me sometimes. I have concerns and questions."
01/17/2017
"All visits have been excellent."
01/06/2017
"Thoroughness of exam by provider."
01/06/2017
"Good concern for my health and medications."
12/02/2016
"ALL GOOD"
11/30/2016
"Dr. Breen is very good!"
11/19/2016
"Wonderful physican, friendly, caring, warm, always shows concern."
10/31/2016
"Dr. Breen is great."
10/18/2016
"Dr. Breen is an outstanding cardiologist -"
08/30/2016
"Would definitely recommend Dr. Breen & group."
08/08/2016
"Dr. Breen is an excellent, caring cardiologist."
08/07/2016
"Dr. Breen very easy going, friendly & competent."
07/26/2016
"Excellent."
07/20/2016
"Very good, return's phone calls, GREAT HEALTH CARE PROVIDER!"
06/29/2016
"Very good."
06/14/2016
"I love Dr. Breen -"
04/21/2016
"as I said before, Dr. Breen spoke to me in language I could understand. he made sure that "I got it" before he moved on to another topic. he treated me w/ the same concern you would give a member of your family. my relief when I left his office was palpable knowing I had an amazing doctor watching out for my health.he made me feel safe."
04/18/2016
"Dr. Breen was very professional and helped me understand my concerns."
03/03/2016
"Only went to Dr. Breen."
02/25/2016
"Dr. Breen is by far the very best doctor I have. Very caring & concerned about my health."
02/25/2016
"I would recommend Dr. Breen & his staff to everyone I know!!"
02/24/2016
"A few family members & friends do see him because of me."
02/02/2016
"For the past 18 years Dr. Breen has been caring, concerned about my health, thoughtful about myself & my family. Who could ask for any more?"
01/29/2016
"Dr. Breen is a very thorough & concerned dr. regarding his patients. Would highly recommend him."
01/05/2016
"I am very comfortable with Dr. Breen - he explains issues very well to me, I understand."
11/13/2015
"Good."
11/03/2015
"Extremely caring."
10/06/2015
"Wish provider would have asked me more questions about my self care."
08/28/2015
"I had a problem other than cardiology & Dr. B. wanted to know about the treatment & results."
07/07/2015
"We are usually in and out of his office in 1 hour."
06/10/2015
"Very good."
04/28/2015
"Visit, awhile back. Cannot say anything negative."
03/09/2015
"Dr. Breen is excellent. Seems very concerned."
02/10/2015
"An excellent practice like this I have never experienced before."
11/26/2014
"Good experience."
11/13/2014
"Love Dr. Breen."
06/13/2014
"Excellent."
03/17/2014
"Dr. Breen is the best."
03/17/2014
"Dr. Breen is the best around!"
02/24/2014
"Very good to all."
02/07/2014
"Have been a patient many years."