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Dr. Mathew Chengot

Cardiology
Amityville, NY
44 years experience male

Locations

Amityville Heart center

Amityville, NY

Address

129 broadway, Amityville, NY, US
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
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Fax

6315984723

Insurances accepted

Aetna

About

Bio

We as a group ; are specialist in all aspect of cardiology .prevention treatment intervention and rehabilitation.The office is a complete care center for testings evaluation ,treatments and recovery to near normalcy in heart patients Our office provides following services consultations and second opinions stress testings of all different modalities -regular stress test , Stress Echo, Pharmacological stress tests Nuclear stress test-Myocardial perfusion Imaging studies, Vascular imaging aorta -aneurysms,arterial and venous Doppler, Carotid Doppler Trans Cranial Doppler-TCD Holter monitor,24--48 Hours Event monitor, Pacemaker and defibrillator monitoring Cardiac catheterizations and coronary stents, PAD Interventions- angioplasty Laser treatments ETC

Specialties
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Cardiology

Clinical Lipidology

Licenses

United States: New York

Doctor Q&A

476 Answers
267 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Yes: Need evaluation and assessment regarding possible chordal rupture.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Possible : But the severity is with weakness and other effects.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Angina/or GE refluxg: See your cardiologist .If negative evaluation gastroenterologist evaluation advised.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
None: I wouldnot suggest otc medicines for bp strict diet exercise healthy habit can help please consider discussing with your family physician.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Stent valves: Depending on the age and comorbidities there are options for stent valves /coevalves open procedures and minimally invasive sx as well.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
No: You may have hemarroids or other issues you need to see a physician for further valuation and possible resons for the blood. It could be a local ir... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
MANY: Rate controll ablation eps and atrial appentage occluder anticoagulation.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
No treatment necesse: Just notify the doc if you end up in a emergency situation for proper evaluation knowing the situs inverses e. Abd pain etc of appendicitis.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Yes: Predisposed to deep vein thrombosis.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Yes: Mechanism of action is different and will be a combined benefit to achieve goal of weight loss and cholesterol reduction.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Many: Heart surgeon does heart operations of all kinds general cardiologist -all general care electrologist- arrhythmia aicd /pacemaker echocardigrapher... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
From another child: Unfortunately there is no synthetic heart. It comes from a child healthy and died of unexpected causes and healthy other wise - ie. Accidents and bra... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Weak heart: Damaged heart from any cause and ef lower than 45%.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
may be : Chest x ray may diagnose pulmonary infarction as a vedge shadow. Then it is too late.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Yes it can: May want to check youe magnesium ANS potassium also.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Long term effect: Hardening of the arteries , plaque build up in vessels resulting in heart attack , stroke , leg cramps all due to blockages in the vessels like the ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
ACE/ARB: Ace inhibitors and arb agents most helpful for weak heart muscle and renal protection in diabetics as well as cardiac remodeling .This is in additio... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
What is hypertrophy: When heart is stiff it doesn't relax to function at the full capacity.You might have long standing hypertension or other reasons to have stiff heart m... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Both: Both pulse and continuous wave doppler are used during a study.
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Good drungs: Both are good medicines for svta and have similar mechanism of action . Check with your physician if you like it changed.
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Cardiomyopathy: You have weak muscle and possibly cardiomyopathy and are at risk for heart failure you should consult a heart failure specialist.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Breast ca sx: After breast ca, sx there is changes in blood flow drainage especially if there was axillary nodes removed that will inter fer with lymphatic drainage... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Ok any time: Doesn't make a significant difference . As long as you do not miss taking the medicines . Keep a fixed time daily so you do not forget to take it.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Hyponatremia : You might have dilution hyponatremia .Have blood test for low sodium and other electrolytes.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Abnormal: Abnormality of heart rhythm htn angina heart attack and many others DX can be made from these tests ask the doctor if and why when they are ordered.
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
YES: This can precipitate an episode of tachycardia .You are on track my friend . Good question.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Echo-many others: Nuclear scan . Echo perusion scn cardiac cath cardiac mri.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Arythmia: please follow up with ECHO results . Maybe atrial or ventricular arrhythmia need further assessment discuss with your physician
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Variable: The dose varies from patient to patient as to get effective rate control. Need monitoring by the doc and you
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Yes: Need to have it checked out by a cardiologist or Primary physician can arrange for a 24=48 hour holter monitor
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Possible viral: Side effect of flu and cold is cardiac symptoms due to pericarditis. If symptoms are annoying see a physician
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Not related: no correlation between two.but it can affect atherosclerosis as a co risk factor
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
See a gyn doc: Need attention and evaluation difficult to say what it is till seen for evaluation if it is something that needs removal, not normal anyway.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
May be: Also another suggestion is try Excedrin migrane
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Need for a check up: You should consider local irritation , infection ANS canot rule out neoplasm .Please see a breast specialist.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Metoprolol: If you have asthma and or have copd you should not be using the medicine.
A male asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
No: If you are getting chest pains may need some medications .Myocardial bridge is physiological for you since the blood flow to the heart is nor interf... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Need evaluation: please check why there is cardiac enlargement . this need further evaluation and treatment. knowing the reason of cardiomegaly determines the cause an... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Be brave and do it: i think you are anxious and afraid .be brave to speak up and be prepared for rejection . what the heck say it . May be the answer is no.! but you may ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
It is a vasodilator: Active form of nitroglycerine tablets taken by mouth id eventually converted to nitric oxide that is the potent dilator of blood vessels to release an... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
You will be ok: very unlikely to have caused aspiraion pneumonia .however if you continue to have symptoms see a physician to have a chest x ray to rule out aspiratio... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Spleen: Your spleen stores the blood cells and to some degree it can release the blood cells .Your kiver and bone marrow produces blood.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Many: There are many factors hypertension cardiomyopathy from heart attack , damage, viral infection idiopathic enlargement from hyper tropic cardiomyopa... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Is it availabe: One has to look at the ekg strips and samples after the memory chip is scanned to paper .have the copy scanned then I can help
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Need evaluation: Likely to be not a major issue , considering the age group and new onset symptoms will need a full evaluation with stress test.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Yes: If you are coughing a lot or has breathing trouble you could pull muscles on chest wall to give you pain
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Not a foreign body: It is not mechanical and risk of infection very very low.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
Weight loss: Other benefits include better sugar control, BP control.Better health and exercise tolerance and feeling good about oneself.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
Cardiology 44 years experience
50/50: High risk surgery.

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Sep 17, 2014
Knowledgeable, caring expert in Cardiology. Highly recommend.
Dec 22, 2015
Highly recommend
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Jan 11, 2014
He is a very kind and helpful dr always willing to assist others in case of difficulties.highly professional,highly cooperative ,and highly excellent dr in his judgement.thanks to him always for his k...Read More
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Thanks for your quick reply! They've had me on Vancomycin since I came 7 days ago.....and it was going when they came for the 2nd blood draw that was 12 hrs apart
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks maybe this will help doctors find what to treat me with...my cultures have came back neg altho had a TEE confined diagnosis
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Dr. Mathew Chengot Thank-you for you clear concise experienced professional kind opinion best wishes from England UK

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Kerala, Kottayam Medical College, India
Graduated 1977MD

Medical/Graduate school

felloew ship cardiology
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

Medicine

Residency

MOUNT SINAI MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 1984

Awards

Top cardiologist new York Metropolitan area for last 15 years in a row
Top Cardiologist , Third Place, New York - Winter
2013
Top Cardiologist , Third Place, New York - Summer
2013

Affiliations

Winthrop University Hospital/Good samaratan hospital/NSUH
Amityville heart Center
American College of Cardiology

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