Dr. Daniel Zanger

Cardiology
Brooklyn, NY
35 years experience male

Locations

Office

Brooklyn, NY

Address

1262 Ocean Pkwy, Brooklyn, NY
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

Cigna

UnitedHealthcare

Office

Brooklyn, NY

Cross county medical

Brooklyn, NY

About

Bio

Skiing. Triathalons

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Cardiology

Internal Medicine - Cardiology

Languages spoken

English, Hebrew, Polish, Russian

Doctor Q&A

310 Answers
67 Agrees
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Heartburn : My preferred agent is pepto bismuth will help with the heartburn and help settle your stomach . Stick to bland foods avoid caffeine ,chocolate and any... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Heartbeat: It's possible that different phases of respiration can either provoke extra beats or draw your heart closer to your chest
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Salt: a lot depend of if you have underlying hypertension and how much salt you ingest. Patients who are real salt hogs eating over 3-4 grams per day will h... Read More
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A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Pain: Your pain is likely pleuritic in nature meaning it is triggered by deep inspiration or cough .
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
EKG: The only troubling part of the ekg is a heart rate of 130 . Was there an arrhythmia or other clinical factor present
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Raw nose: No you will not get lipoid pneumonia . Use an emollient for you nose
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Stroke volume: It doesn't higher stroke volume means the heart is working harder likely to provoke angina.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Pacemakers : A small pocket is created under the skin in the pectoral area and a wire is snaked through ond of the large veins in the chest and lodged in gone spe... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Cardiac cath: There is a one in 1500 chance of death strike or heart attack . Less dramatic risks are bleeding injury to an artery or kidney injury from the dye use... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Pulmonary htn: Largely depends on severity if the pulmonary artery systolic pressure is over 35 mmhg than a work is needed to find a cause . It can be seen as a resu... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Atach vs J tach : The source of atach is in the upper chamber the attia. Junctional tach arises from a location midway between the atria and ventricle.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Bradycardia: None . In fact there is good evidence that individuals with a slow heart rate live longer.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Htn: High blood pressure is called the silent killer because the vast majority of people feel nothing . If you are lucky enough you will feel headaches pos... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Risk factors: The primary risk factors for atherosclerosis are smoking diabetes high LDL cholesterol high blood pressure age male gender and probably family history... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Bradycardia: Sinus bradycardia.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Hdl ldl: Having an HDL higher than your LDL is the dream of every cardiologist . Typical HDL is 35 - 40 LDL is 120-160.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Dka: Diabetic ketoacidosis is a condition whereby glucose which is used by cells for energy is not made available to the cells due to a lack of insulin. Th... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Get it looked at : Burning pain in the chest and abdomen could reflect a whole bunch of medical diagnosis ... See a doctor to try to nail down if its something serious o... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
High bo: Elevated blood pressure can predispose to stroke and possible dimentia . Readings of 315 systolic ate somewhat unlikely.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Vertigo: Simple diagnosis is positional vertigo which is not a serious condition get seen by a neurologist just to make sure it's nothing else.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Pacemaker: The prescence of a bbb is not an indication for a pacemaker . What needs to be established is whether the dizziness and fainting us due to advanced de... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Radioactive: You will be radioactive for 24 to 48 hours avoid holding small children . The key is keeping distance the effects of the isotope diminish on s log sca... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Prognosis: You probably don't need a doctor to tell you these parameters are not suggestive of a favorable prognosis ... Dialysis patients are very challenging a... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Yes: Yes usually the tissue are very taught and will be painful . Over time will be less tender make sure your partner lubricates.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Bp: Those readings are not very dangerous . See your doc for a routine visit an er visit would be a big waste of time and money.
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Urination : Not likely they don't usually affect the bladder or prostate may just be good old fashioned bph.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Dizzy: Holters usually measure heat rate not blood pressure not clear from your tests if your symptoms are of a cardiac nature consider an evaluation for ver... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Cholesterol: There are a bunch of non pharmicological treatment including diet and exercise . Red yeast rice is also helpful to lower LDL . Medications include sta... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Bp: Ideally under 135/80 for non diabetics.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Mitral valve: Minor degrees of leakage actions the mitral valve is very common making it unlikely as the cause if palpitations.
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Extra beats: Extra beats on a holtet are quite common as I am sure your doctor told you your ok unless there are sustained periods of rapid heart beats or pauses.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Septal aneurysms : These are quite common and no they don't rupture like typical aneurysms.
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Lisinopril : No it is an angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Angina: If after a that you still have chest pain it's likely not really angina and may be due to something else . Angina is 21 year olds is quite uncommon.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Norvasc (amlodipine) : That is not a common trait of Norvasc (amlodipine) likely due to another cause.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Hear rate : High blood pressure alone should not raise your heart rate see your doctor to find out why.
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Diastolic dysfunctio: Not sure there is good morbidity data for that condition . Ask your physician if you have any other causes of pulmonary hypertension that may impact y... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Post cabg: If you don't smoke the ulcer should heal on the meds your on . Going forward after that you should be on an anti- platlet drug discuss with your cardi... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Cath : Not sure what your asking we typically do not stent or bypass veins in the heart . I assume you're talking about arteries please review results with y... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Propanalol: If its the once a day preparation no it's not too high a dose.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Pain: Likely possibilities include muscular pain or stomach / esophageal spasm and gerd.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Heart condition : Heart condition is a general phrase that includes many things not tested by those examinations ... For example valve disease , congenital disease or a... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Universal swirl: Yes much like a part in hair the center of the scalp will have a "swirl" in the clockwise or counterclock wise direction.
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Constipation : If you have failed the over the counter treatments like milk of magnesia or metamucil there are prescription drugs like MiraLAX , Amitiza (lubiproston... Read More
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A 75-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Macrobid : The best way to choose an antibiotic is get a urine culture to see which bacteria is involved and determine its sensitivity to a host of antibiotics.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Diastolic bp: The first thing would be blood pressure medications which at times can have a selective effect on diastolic BP over systolic. There are other conditio... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Cardiologist: There are no distinct legal or ethical issues facing cardiologists other than other doctors . Overall we need to be transparent with patients in terms... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Combo: Provided you have no allergies to either you should be ok.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Zanger
Cardiology 35 years experience
Hip dysplasia: If it congenital you never recover . Speak to an orthopedist to see if any needs to be done.
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Testimonials
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Zanger is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Zanger is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you so much my dad love you nice staff don't rush him out you get to the bottom of things. My dad can not wait to the next visit. Thanks again
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Thank you! I already tapered off, but my BP dropped from 120s/70s to 80s/50s, and occasionally BG drop from 100 to 40s middle of the night.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Graduated 1988MD

Residency

Bronx Municipal Hospital Center

Awards

Top Cardiologist , Second Place, New York - Winter
2013
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

Beth israel medical center
Kings county hospital center
Maimonides medical center
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