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Testimonials & Reviews

Herbert A. Insel, MD, FACC -  - Cardiologist

Herbert A. Insel, MD, FACC

Cardiologist located in Midtown, New York, NY

5/5 Star Rating
42 total reviews

Dr. Herbert A. Insel always appreciates feedback from his valued patients. To date, we’re thrilled to have collected 42 reviews with an average rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Please read what others are saying about Dr. Herbert Insel below, and as always, we would love to collect your feedback.

5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 01/17/23
I have been a patient of Dr. Insel for a good number of years (over 20). He has always been inquisitive regarding my health and thorough in the pursuit of finding what is needed to stay on a healthy track. Once evaluated, after his examination and running whatever tests he thinks are pertinent, he sits with you and goes through all the results. He puts a tremendous amount of care and thought into his diagnoses. Then goes over everything in a concise manner, then gives you his recommendations. The staff is very accommodating and equally caring in the entire process. In my opinion, you won't have a better association.
Trissy C.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/09/20
Dr Insel is the kind of doctor you always wish you had! First of all, it helps when your cardiologist greets you with a big smile, always good for the heart! When I share my concerns with him, Dr Insel sets up whatever tests are indicated, and afterwards sits with me to discuss the results, clearly state what I need to do re lifestyle, exercise etc, and encourage me to go for those healthy changes. He runs risk calculator software to assess my specific risk factors, and give a fact-based projection of whatever in my health profile heightens my risk of stroke or heart attack. He gives it to you straight, empowers you to take responsibility for your own health, knowing he's always there with his warm and funny encouragement, listening skills and seasoned expertise to consult with. He's a wonderful human being who happens to be a great cardiologist. And his staff always takes great care of me, too. Thank You, Dr Insel !!!
John D.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 10/01/19
The best Doctor/patient dynamic I have experienced, takes the time to explain exactly what is going on, and works to create a realistic plan for managing and preventing health issues.
Abraham R.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 09/11/19
Without a doubt one of the best cardiologists in NY or anywhere
L W.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/30/19
dr. Insel is smart ,kind,caring, down to earth. He practices what he preaches. The office staff is lovely. I have been a patient for manybyears
Usha W.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/08/19
Outstanding, professional and friendly and caring service. Patient since 1995 and I would not dream of changing that ~ notwithstanding that I travel from upstate! Usha W.
Martine C.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 07/23/19
Dr Insel takes the time to conduct a very thorough examination and answers all questions in an open conversation.
Tania F.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 07/19/19
Dr.Herbert Insel, is the best doctor in town. Incredible bed side manners , really ,make you feel that you are important to him.
Ben L.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 07/18/19
Dr. Insel is a caring physician who treats his patients with utmost care and attention. He takes his time in explaining everything as well as listening to the patient. I am very great full to have Dr. Insel as my cardiologist.
William G.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 07/18/19
Dr.Insel is the most knowledgeable, professional and caring doctor I!ve ever encountered. He’s simply the best.
Neil S.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 07/18/19
Dr Insel is always tremendously prepared to talk to me about my medical issues. I would recommend anyone looking for a cardiologist to visit Dr Insel.
Rangasamy R.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 07/18/19
Very good
Gerald W.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 07/16/19
Barbara P.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 07/16/19
Has been my doctor for many years. Would not change, has a great calm manner that I love,
Ann B.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 06/25/19
I like Dr. Insels compassion and his concern for his patients. I also love his personality. I would absolutely highly recommend Dr. Insel to everyone.
Juan C.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 06/14/19
I know dr. Insel for many years . He is the best. Sincerely Marlene and Juan Castro.
J R.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 01/08/19
Dr. Insel is extremely competent in every way. He is professional, courteous and very caring...well informed on medical issues beyond cardiology, his specialty, and in close contact with other competent specialists. His staff is also to be commended. I would recommend him to anyone seeking good medical judgement
Gerardo P.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 10/18/18
I have been a patient of Dr. Insel for more than 18 years. He is the nicest, most caring, smartest doctor I’ve ever known or could imagine. I’m alive today because of God and him. Thank you Dr. Insel!
Bettina M.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 10/09/18
My experience here is always very good. The doctor is excellent and his staff are caring. That is why I have been a patient for years!
Stephen D.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/20/18
Dr. Insel was very polite, courteous, and kind. His explanations were very concise and understandable.

Insurance Policy

We accept many major insurance providers. Although we are out of network with Aetna and Oxford, we welcome the opportunity to take care of you with your out of network benefits. Please call our office to discuss details further. Dr. Insel does not accept any exchange or marketplace plans.

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