Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Cardiothoracic Surgery - American Board of Thoracic Surgery

  • Administrative titles

    • Vice Chairman of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic, North Shore University Hospital

  • Academic titles

    • Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • University of Chicago

  • Residencies

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Fellowships

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Affiliations

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University 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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05/04/2018
"All great thank you for everything."
03/02/2018
"The surgeon (Dr. Esposito) even gave me adhesive remover which a nurse could have done. The doctor was very caring."
03/01/2018
"Made me feel very safe just having him as a surgion the way he spoke to me before and after the operation."
02/02/2018
"No matter where I am if I should ever need this type of care again I would only want Dr. Esposito to care or ever see my case."
01/25/2018
"Was impressed by professional demeanor of the DOCTOR & staff, that I met and how MY PROBLEM (hard of hearing) - was relayed to/through my wife."
01/04/2018
"Dr. Esposito was professional and friendly. Would recommend highly."
12/12/2017
"Very impressed with Dr. Esposito and his team. Dr. Esposito is very special."
12/06/2017
"Dr. Esposito is an exceptional doctor. Very pleased!"
11/09/2017
"Dr. Esposito instills confidence and trust. "
11/01/2017
"Dr. Esposito is the BEST!!"
09/08/2017
"Dr. Rick Esposito is truly humane, he is so simple, humble kind, shows compassion, friendly personality and an angel that God my divine, spiritual Father send to save my life on 08/04/2017. Also his entire surgery team. God's blessing to all."
08/25/2017
"Excellent communication."
07/06/2017
"Very caring & thank you!"
06/18/2017
"all were fine and attentive"
06/10/2017
"Excellent surgeon. Saved my life!"
06/08/2017
"The talk we had together was a very professional & good experience -"
04/28/2017
"Dr. Esposito came highly recommended to me and I will highly recommend Dr. Esposito to others."
03/31/2017
"Good experience with everyone."
02/13/2017
"I am being tested for the TAVR procedure. Everyone has been wonderful so far. I am very impressed with the new Heart Center."
01/12/2017
"I trust this provider's expertise on my health condition."
01/09/2017
"You guys done good!"
06/15/2016
"I thank Dr. Esposito for pulling me through this surgery."
03/16/2016
"Very understanding and patience."
02/22/2016
"good experience"
10/12/2015
"I found Dr. Esposito to be an exceptional doctor."
10/08/2015
"Very good."
08/04/2015
"Excellent."
07/07/2015
"Very friendly and spoke Spanish, perfect!"
10/23/2014
"Dr. Esposito is so very confident. It puts the patient at ease - very excellent disposition as well."
08/21/2014
"Good experience he did my 4 bypass in 2003 and I am still here and doing well -"
04/23/2014
"Great care. Dr. Esposito is wonderful."
01/30/2014
"Good exp."