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

Recent Patient Comments

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5
04/28/2024
Dr. Mercando always listens and answers my questions. I never feel rushed
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04/25/2024
Dr. Mercando is a very caring and professional doctor. I know him for a very long time as he was my mother's doctor and also my husbands doctor. He is very caring and knowledgeable. There is no other doctor as good as Dr. Mercando.
5
04/21/2024
I have always found Dr. Mercando caring and understanding.
5
04/08/2024
Dr. Mercando Iz a fabulous doctor.
5
04/02/2024
Dr. Mercando is always very thorough and reviews all records and lab tests. He is very patient, listens to all concerns, and answers all questions. I never feel rushed and trust his advice because it is always well thought out! I highly recommend Dr. Mercando. He is TOP NOTCH!
5
03/31/2024
I always recommend DrMercandoHe is outstandingHe is knowledgeable, caring, listens and very thoughtful asking for input as a discussion continues
5
03/25/2024
Excellent doctor.
5
03/12/2024
Dr mercando has been my cardiologist for many years. He's excellent
5
03/10/2024
Dr Mercando is brilliant, but so down to earth and comforting. He puts me at ease.
5
03/10/2024
Dr Mercando is excellent
5
03/06/2024
Friendly/caring.
5
02/26/2024
Dr. Mercando is the best cardiologist! He cares and takes his time to listen and explains to the patients.
5
02/14/2024
All good
5
02/06/2024
Dr. Mercando is a truly expert professional - A cardiologist who is always concerned about us and treats us with the very best of care, precision, and the highest degree of expertise. Wonderful personality, as well!
5
02/05/2024
Dr. Mercando addressed my current concerns.Gave very good advice in a very calm way Did not feel rushedAll questions answeredScheldue follow up
5
01/25/2024
The doctor always explains everything in a manner easy to understand. Always listens to questions and concerns.
5
01/02/2024
Fantastic communication and attention to me
5
12/26/2023
Dr. Mercando is very thorough and spends time discussing all questions.
5
12/13/2023
Dr Mercando is very thorough
5
12/11/2023
Dr Mercado has been my doctor for over 20 years The best
5
12/06/2023
Excellent.
5
12/05/2023
Have known Dr. Mercando since the 90's. Excellent MD. Great person/professional/friendly.
5
12/03/2023
Dr. Mercando is the best!!
5
11/20/2023
Dr. Mercado always addresses my concerns.
5
10/25/2023
*Dr. Mercando has been my cardiologist for about 20 years. He is knowledgeable, caring, friendly and patient. I am very grateful that he is my cardiologist.
5
10/23/2023
My daughter was having some reaction to a medication prescribed for blood pressure. She was not getting results from her primary care doc so I asked *Dr. Mercando to see her & he readily accepted & gave her a thorough examination. We are grateful to *Dr. Mercando.
5
10/11/2023
I would recommend this physician to my friends
5
10/05/2023
Dr. Mercando is wonderful.
5
09/22/2023
Loved Dr Mercando
5
09/19/2023
Dr Mercando is a professional, intelligent, well-informed cardiologist. Very easy to communicate with. Always feel calm and well cared for after a visit
5
09/18/2023
Dr Mercando is wonderful
5
08/30/2023
Dr. Mercando is a wonderful cardiologist. I feel safe knowing that he has my best interests in mind. He asks the right questions, and truly listens to my answers.
5
08/14/2023
Dr Mercando is an excellent physician
5
08/13/2023
I would and have recommended Dr . Mercando to family and friends. He has great knowledgeable as a Cardiologist and has a friendly personality and takes time to listen and explain his concerns and treatment. He is one of the best if not the best cardiologists .
5
08/11/2023
All good.
5
08/09/2023
Dr. Mercando is one of the finest physicians I have ever met. He is truly exceptional!
5
07/30/2023
Highly recommend Dr.Mercando
5
07/25/2023
This is a great team!
5
07/21/2023
*Dr. Mercando has been my cardiologist for 20 years. He is competent, caring and thorough. I am totally satisfied by *Dr. Mercando and his team.
4
07/07/2023
Good.
5
06/29/2023
Best doctor.
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06/28/2023
*Dr. Mercando's calm and reassuring ways always put my mind at ease. He is very thorough and takes the time to listen.
5
06/27/2023
Dr. Mercando is wonderful! He is very thorough in reviewing past tests / labs and explains everything. He is patient and attentive and very knowledgeable in all the newest treatments/medications. I highly recommend him. He provides the very best care!
5
06/25/2023
Caring doctor
5
06/25/2023
Good experience
5
06/13/2023
Dr Mercando is a great listener and I always feel like I am his only patient
5
06/12/2023
Everyone was very nice.
5
06/02/2023
Excellent.
5
06/01/2023
*Dr. Mercando has always provided excellent care. Always concerned about my problems.

    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
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    Overall Satisfaction

    4.9 / 5
    187 Ratings | 49 Comments
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