Dr. Jerome Zacks

Cardiology
New York, NY
50 years experience male

Locations

Carcinoid Heart Center

New York, NY

Address

1120 Park Ave., New York, NY
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Fax

(866) 813-9297

Insurances accepted

Medicare

Jerome S Zacks MD

NY, NY

About

Bio

Born and raised in Iron Mountain, Michigan (the Upper Peninsula). Founding member of the waterski performing group, the Ski-ters; was the clown, barefoot skiing, flying the ski kite, jumping and jump tricks. Snow-ski racer and jumper. Left the UP for Harvard College. Med school at Wayne State U in Detroit. Internal Medicine at Einstein's Lincoln Hospital in the Bronx, followed by Cardiology training at the Mt. Sinai Medical Center in New York City. Currently, practicing cardiology in Manhattan; a member of the voluntary faculty at the Icahn Medical School at Mt Sinai. I teach a weekly hands-on course on Electrocardiography, a 4th year med student elective, attracting students from around the world. At the end of each session, I perform illusions. Am an expert on Carcinoid Heart Disease.

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, Board Certified

Internal Medicine, Board Certified

Licenses

United States: New York

Doctor Q&A

847 Answers
126 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerome Zacks
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Dehydration or other: Fluconazole and ciprofloxacin can cause irregular heart rhythms, possibly due to a conduction abnormality termed QT prolongation. In addition, vomiti ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
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50 years experience Cardiology
Nerve injury: Your symptoms suggest a nerve compression or bruise resulting from the shoulder trauma. An MRI could clarify the exact current status. This could be ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerome Zacks
50 years experience Cardiology
Needs urgent care: Your description of your sunburn seems potentially serious with an inherent risk of tissue destruction and infection. It is advisable to seek immediat ... Read More
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Apr 5, 2014
Dr. Zacks always responds to questions with unique and original answers. He corresponds in a manner that is succint, accurate and caring. I highly recommend him. Dr. Don E. Millner MAGD FICOI
Mar 24, 2014
Dr Zacks posts are always thought provoking. One can truly see the commitment and passion to medicine. Keep the great answers coming.
Apr 11, 2014
Renaissance man in the modern era. How refreshing and interesting. An excellent role model for physicians.
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Thank you Dr.Jerome Zacks ,i have had it asNocturnal Sinus Tachycardia few times a yr since young .But had it 3-4 times 15 mins in a week in Dec Hence the Bisopralol,So looks like you agree to stop
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks doc, answered questions goes a long way with us here in Africa bcs of non accessibility to care facilities. Some great job you're doing.
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Thanks for your quick reply! I'm confused there is a red flag (eddie alert (due to mistake over a year ago no one is taking me serious. It stings burns any sigestions

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Graduated 1970MD

Medical/Graduate school

Harvard College
Graduated 1965MD

Residency

Mount Sinai Hospital

Residency

Lincoln Medical & Mental Health Center

Residency

Lincoln Hospital - Albert Einstein
Completed 1973

Awards

Voted top 5% in NYC, Super Doctors.com
Selected by peers, top 5% of The Best Doctors in America, 2010 (First listed in 2005)
Top 5%, Super Doctors of New York

Affiliations

American College of Cardiology
American College of Chest Physicians
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