Anthony D. Mercando, MD, FACC, FAHA

Cardiology
122 Maple Avenue, 7th Floor, White Plains, NY 10601
914-849-4800

Biography

Dr. Anthony D. Mercando is a board-certified cardiologist at White Plains Hospital Physician Associates. He specializes in preventive cardiology and treats patients for a variety of heart-related medical concerns, including hypertension, lipid abnormalities, arrhythmias, congestive heart failure, heart murmurs, and chest pain.

Prior to joining White Plains Hospital Physician Associates, Dr. Mercando was a cardiologist at Westchester Cardiology Associates, which later became NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Westchester.  He also serves as an independent consultant in medical information technology, medical data analytics, and artificial intelligence and machine learning in medicine.

 

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Dr. Mercando is board-certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine. He earned his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, and went on to complete his internship, residency, and fellowship at Montefiore Medical Center. He is certified in cardiovascular disease by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

He has frequently been named a Top Doctor by Castle Connolly and has authored or co-authored over 50 articles published in peer-reviewed publications, with topics ranging from angiographic coronary artery disease and heart failure, to ventricular tachycardia and complex ventricular arrhythmias.

Medical Expertise

  • Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Clinical Professor of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Jacob Halperin Award for Excellence in Patient Care & Teaching in Cardiology

Insurance Plans Accepted

  • AETNA
  • AFFINITY
  • BLUE CROSS
  • BLUE CROSS PATHWAY EXCHANGE PLANS
  • CIGNA
  • Elderplan
  • EMBLEM HEALTHCARE SELECT- NYS EXCHANGE PLAN
  • GHI
  • HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN OF NEW YORK (HIP)
  • Healthfirst
  • Humana (Medicare/Medicaid)
  • LOCAL 1199
  • MAGNACARE
  • Medicare
  • MULTIPLAN
  • MVP
  • OSCAR- NYS EXCHANGE PLAN
  • OXFORD
  • POMCO
  • TRICARE
  • United

Before your appointment, please confirm with your insurance company that this provider accepts your insurance.

 

Recent Patient Comments

Press Ganey
5
10/27/2022
*Dr. Mercando is a superb physician. I have gone to him for many years and have always received excellent care. I highly recommend him to anyone seeking a cardiologist!
5
10/20/2022
*Dr. Mercando is superb!
5
10/17/2022
Excellent physician
5
10/17/2022
Dr Mercando is the best
5
10/14/2022
Dr Mercando is very knowledgeable & easy to talk with. He welcomes questions and is clear in his answers.
5
09/30/2022
Dr Mercando is caring and competent.
5
08/30/2022
I would recommend *Dr. Mercando to my family, friends or anyone with a heart condition. He is a very good doctor.
5
08/05/2022
*Dr. Mercando spent considerable time answering my questions. His explanations were detailed yet understandable. I very much appreciate his guidance.
5
07/31/2022
Good Listener
5
07/19/2022
Very good.
5
07/18/2022
Dr Mercando is one of the best doctors I've ever been to. Great man.
5
07/03/2022
Dr mercando is a rare breed when it comes to physicians. Not many doctors today take a true interest in their patients well being. In addition, he is a brilliant cardiologist!
5
06/26/2022
*Dr. Anthony Mercando is excellent. He is such an experience cardiologist who has been taking care of me for years. He's the best!
5
06/21/2022
Dr Mercando never rushes you. He listens to all concerns! Highly recommend him!
5
06/20/2022
This is a great Doctor. Listens answers questions and addresses concerns. Great!!
5
06/20/2022
Nothing but praise for Dr. Mercando!
5
05/30/2022
Good
5
05/25/2022
Dr Mercando is the best of the best, and I am very fortunate to have him as my Dr.
5
05/25/2022
Excellent service/received care.
5
05/14/2022
All Good
5
05/13/2022
As always *Dr. Mercando was extremely professional, courteous, and caring not to mention thoroughly explaining all in words that I could understand.
5
05/09/2022
Good!
5
05/02/2022
Both doctor Mercando and his NP, are very good listeners and good caregivers.
5
04/29/2022
Dr. Mercando always listens to my concerns, discusses them and plans forward .
5
04/25/2022
*Dr. Mercando rates on A+.
5
04/22/2022
Dr. Mercando and staff are excellent.
5
04/18/2022
*Dr. Mercando is an excellent doctor, cardiology. He is the best!
5
04/18/2022
Extremely satisfied with visits.

    Education & Training

    Medical Degree
    • Harvard Medical School and the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology
    Post-graduate Training
    • Residency and Internship, Montefiore Medical Center
    • Fellowship in Clinical Cardiology, Montefiore Medical Center
    Memberships
    • Fellow, American College of Cardiology
    • Fellow, American Heart Association
    • Heart Rhythm Society (formerly North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology)

    Institutional Affiliations

    • Montefiore Medical Center
    • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
    • White Plains Hospital
    Anthony D. Mercando, MD, FACC, FAHA
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    Overall Satisfaction

    4.9 / 5
    119 Ratings | 28 Comments
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