Elliott S. Lichtstein, MD

Elliott Lichtstein, MD
Specialties
Interventional Cardiology
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Languages
English
Valley Medical Group
Member, ColigoCare
ColigoCare is a network of physicians working collectively to provide the highest quality care to patients and the community.

Location(s)

VMG Cardiology, Westwood

333 Old Hook Road
Suite 200
Westwood, NJ 07675
Phone: 201-664-0201
Fax: 201-666-7970

VMG Cardiology, Westwood

20 Prospect Avenue
Suite #810
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Phone: 201-342-7727
Fax: 201-342-2422

Education

Education

MD, Temple University School Of Medicine, 1977 - 1981

BA, Univ Of Rochester School Of Medicine, 1974 - 1977

Fellowships

Long Island Jewish-Hillside Medical Center, Cardiology, 1984 - 1986

Internship & Residency

Albany Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1981 - 1984

Board Certifications

American Board Of Internal Medicine - Certified, 1984

Subspecialty Board Of Cardiovascular Disease - Certified, 1987

Get to Know Me

What are some of the specific conditions you treat?

Coronary artery disease, myocardial infarction, atrial fibrillation, congestive heart failure, palpitations, hypertension, arrhythmias, pacemaker management, edema, aortic valve disease, mitral valve disease, mitral valve prolapse, aortic aneurysm, PAD-peripheral artery disease, lipid disorders, elevated cholesterol.

What techniques or procedures do you use in your practice?

We care for our patients with the latest techniques in cardiac diagnosis including noninvasive and invasive modalities.

Describe some of your professional highlights.

  • Fellow of the American College of Cardiology.
  • Board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases.
  • Board certified in invasive cardiology.

Publications & Research

Clinical Trials

Fourier

A Double-blind, Randomized, Placebo-controlled, Multicenter Study Assessing the Impact of Additional LDL-Cholesterol Reduction on Major Cardiovascular Events When Evolocumab is Used in Combination With Statin Therapy In Patients With Clinically Evident Cardiovascular Disease.

Odyssey

A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study to Evaluate the Effect of Alirocumab on the Occurrence of Cardiovascular Events in Patients Who Have Recently Experienced an Acute Coronary Syndrome.

Cardiovascular Inflammation Reduction Trial (CIRT)

The Cardiovascular Inflammation Reduction Trial (CIRT) is a randomized clinical trial investigating whether taking low-dose methotrexate reduces heart attacks, strokes, or death in people with type 2 diabetes or metabolic syndrome that have had a heart attack or multiple coronary blockages. This trial is funded by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)/National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Insurance

Valley Medical Group providers accept the following plans.

Patient Ratings & Comments

4.9

Comments are gathered from our patient satisfaction surveys.

04/26/2019
Dr. Lichtstein is a great doctor. He not only takes the time when I have questions, he anticipates my concerns. I have total confidence in his recommendations and care. He is a true asset to your group.
04/03/2019
Dr. Lichtstein is one of the best doctors I see - if not the very best. He explains things, gives you his complete attention, answers questions and is up on every aspect of my condition. - And he is so nice!
04/02/2019
Dr Lichstein is an amazing and caring physician
03/27/2019
[...] no problems.
03/22/2019
Dr. Lichtstein is always very thorough, understanding and patient.