Mark B Schiffer, MD

Northwell Health Physician Partners

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score:

Cardiology, Internal Medicine

Practice locations:

  • Park East Cardiovascular
    158 East 84 Street
    New York, NY 10028
    Fax: (212) 535-2618
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    Accepting new patients

Clinical details

About your doctor

  • Male
  • 33 years in practice
  • Fluent in English

Board certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of IM/Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Dr. Schiffer, the co-founder of Park East Cardiovascular, is an experienced and progressive physician with a particular interest in preventative cardiology. Dr. Schiffer serves as the Vice Chairman of the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital, as well as Vice President for Physician and Community Relations at LHH. He is an Associate Professor of Cardiology at the NSLIJ-Hofstra School of Medicine.

Dr. Schiffer a B.S from Northwestern University degree in 1973,and an M.D degree from Northwestern University Medical School in 1977. He completed a residency in Internal Medicine, and a fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Schiffer is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

Professional & Academic details


  • Lenox Hill Hospital

Administrative titles

  • Vice Chairman - see scanned link of Cardiovascular Medicine - Cardiology, Lenox Hill Hospital

Academic titles

  • Assistant Professor, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Medical school

  • Northwestern University


  • Lenox Hill Hospital

Insurance providers/plans accepted

We accept most major health insurance plans. If your plan is not listed below, please call the office to discuss your options.

  • Aetna Health Insurance
    • Aetna Choice POS
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Health Network Only
    • Aetna Health Network Option
    • Aetna Limited Benefits Insurance Plan (PPO)
    • Aetna Medicare Plan (HMO)
    • Aetna Medicare Plan (HMO) Open Access
    • Aetna Medicare Plan (PPO)
    • Aetna Open Access Elect Choice
    • Aetna Open Access HMO
    • Aetna Open Access Managed Choice
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Voluntary Group Medical Plan (indemnity plan)
    • Elect Choice
    • HMO
    • Managed Choice POS
    • Open Access Aetna Select
    • Open Choice PPO
    • Quality Point-of-Service (QPOS)
    • Signature Administrator's Plan
    • Traditional Choice
  • CareConnect Health Plan
    • CareConnect Bronze
    • CareConnect Bronze H S A 70%
    • CareConnect Catastrophic
    • CareConnect Gold
    • CareConnect Large EPO
    • CareConnect Platinum
    • CareConnect Silver
    • CareConnect Silver Cost Share
    • CareConnect Tradional Gold 20/40
  • CenterLight Healthcare
    • CenterLight Healthcare Direct Complete Plan HMO SNP
    • CenterLight Healthcare Select
    • CenterLight Healthcare Total Plan HMO SNP
  • HealthSmart
    • World Trade Center Program only
  • Medicare
    • Medicare
  • WellCare
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • Healthy Choice
    • Wellcare Access
    • Wellcare Choice
    • Wellcare Rx

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Patient comments

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

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A great physician!
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Dr. Schiffer has provided EXCELLENT care to me for over 20+ years. I would recommend his practice to anyone in need of cardiac health care. He is expert in his speciality.
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Not crazy about provider but have no complaint about service as he was recommended by someone I trust.
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Dr. Schiffer is a caring person. He is completely transparent with information.
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Doctor & staff were very professional & friendly.
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Excellent - generally very helpful.
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Dr. Schiffer has for over 20 years provided excellent medical & personal care to me & my family!
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Dr. Schiffer is not very talkative, however, one knows the doctor knows his speciality (cardio).
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Dr. Schiffer is top in his field. I TRUST him.
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Dr. Schiffer is superb.
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I come in from NJ to see this physician.
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Good experience.

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