Credentials

Credentials

  • Academic titles

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

  • Medical school

    • Maulana Azad Medical College

  • Residencies

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Affiliations

    • Southside Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

222 Middle Country Road, Suite 106Smithtown, NY 11787

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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| 52.0 patient ratings & 13 patient comments

Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider

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Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition

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Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

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Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment

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Information the care provider gave you about medications(if any)

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Instructions the care provider gave you about follow up care (if any)

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Degrees to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand

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Amount of time the care provider spent with you

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Your confidence in this care provider

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Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others

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Most recent comments

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

02/11/2019
"Wewere extremely pleased with the degree of care our son received. Dr. Talwar gave us thorough explanations and we left feeling confident that our son was well taken care of."
09/15/2018
"This was our first visit with this physician. He was superb! Really knew how to talk to my son at his level!"
06/13/2018
"Very complete team."
03/07/2018
"I am very grateful with all the personnel for their help and their amiability."
12/02/2017
"Dr. Talwar is phenomenal - he explained everything to my 13 y.o. daughter so that she understood - he did it in a positive but firm manner - She has changed her eating/drinking fluids habits because she now understands how important it is. He took our concerns seriously. I recommend him very highly to anyone who needs a pediatric cardiologist."
06/19/2017
"Dr Talwar has taken care of me since I was 4 yrs old after having Kawasaki disease. I am now 13 and I see dr talwar every 6 mos. he is amazing, and the only cardiologist I will see."
10/19/2016
"Personable experience."
10/04/2016
"Horrible 'bedside manner,' didn't listen to anything I had to say, spoke to me like I was an uneducated child."
09/21/2016
"Had a wonderful experience for my child."
09/02/2016
"Good experience."
12/18/2015
"Have rec. to many others!"
01/28/2015
"Dr. Talwar has a long history with Nicholas - he is a great cardiologist!"
08/19/2014
"Again, very efficient & caring patient care."

In the news

In the news

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Philanthropic group Gavin’s Got Heart has donated $10,000 to fund Southside Hospital’s heart screening program for teenagers.