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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - New York Methodist Hospital
Brooklyn, NY USA
Residency - St. Vincent Charity Hospital
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical Education - Saint George's Hospital Medical School, University of London
Medical Education - Lanari Medical Institute
Medical Education - Universidad de Buenos Aires
Undergraduate - University of Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Argentina,
- Nuclear Cardiology
- Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
General cardiology, heart valve disease, echocardiography
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185 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
28 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019
appreciated that doctor talked to the patient and not only to his wife caregiver.
Reviewed on Dec 12, 2019
excellent doctor. excellent experience. personal. helpful. patient centered conversation. comforted after seeing him. highly recommend
Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019
This appointment was the best office visit that I have had in my life. It was immediately evident that the Dr. was listening and interested in helping to handle the needed diagnosis. He designed an efficient plan to get the tests and appointment for for further review. I was impressed by his excellence in handling my health issues.
Reviewed on Oct 31, 2019
dr made me feel as if I was inconveniencing him by being there
Reviewed on Oct 4, 2019
I enjoyed my visit With Dr Swartzman and would recommend him to my friends and family!
Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019
Dr.Swartzman,cardiologist is amazing! Very. knowledgeable. He is the best!
Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019
very caring and compassionate doctor
Reviewed on Sep 27, 2019
both Dr. Schwartzman and staff were very responsive and helpful in setting up appointment and obtaining data needed from UH.
Reviewed on Sep 27, 2019
Dr. Schwartzman explained my condition very well, answered all of our questions and was willing to spend as much time as needed with us. he was truly engaged and wanted to make sure I understood my condition and steps to follow.
Reviewed on Sep 20, 2019
Little or no wait to see doctor after checking in. Dr. Schwartzman listened and explained everything, and made sure we understood.
Reviewed on Sep 13, 2019
Dr. Schwartzman listened to me and my husband concerns and answered all our questions. He was very compassionate to us. would recommend him to any one.
Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019
Dr. Swartzman was very thorough in explaining my heart condition to me and my husband and what changes may be made regarding my meds.
Reviewed on Aug 21, 2019
love the care I am receiving here from staff and Dr. S.
Reviewed on Jul 30, 2019
*Dr. Schwartzman is very professional, patient, kind, and caring. I leave the office feeling very confident about my health!
Reviewed on Jul 29, 2019
he wouldn't treat me or help guide me where I should go for further care. he seemed annoyed that I was there since he didn't know my primary care dr. no explanations. he said he could give me all kinds of tests. but no explanation why he wouldn't.
Reviewed on Jul 19, 2019
Schwartzman is a very good and knowledgeable about what he does. Happy I have him for my doctor.
Reviewed on Jun 27, 2019
Dr. took the time to explain to xactly what was going on and made sure I understood. even went on-line with h me to get pictures to explain my results. very patient with me and wanted me to understand/ Dr. S. was great!
Reviewed on Jun 24, 2019
the physician was excellent. He was compassionate, attentive and informative.
Reviewed on Jun 4, 2019
Excellent! Doctor is very personable, easy to talk to. Showed concern & developed a game plan.
Reviewed on May 10, 2019
Dr. Schwartzman explained everything in terms I understood, showed me ultrasounds of my heart and eliminated my concerns. Additionally, when he asked where I live in the summer he actually looked it up on the computer and asked ques. about the area. That proved to me that he truly was interested in me as a person and not 'just a patient.'
Reviewed on May 9, 2019
The staff was friendly, the wait was short, and the visit was quick. The medical assistant was polished and very professional. Dr. Schwartzman asked alot of questions and made sure I was comfortable with his explanation of my symptoms. I felt like he was generally concerned for my well being.
Reviewed on May 9, 2019
I have recommended Dr. Schwartzman and CCF to others
Reviewed on Mar 22, 2019
The Dr was very attentive and professional.
Reviewed on Mar 6, 2019
Dr Schwartzman listens to my concerns, takes the time to explain the effects of my condition and treatment options. I have recommended him to friends and would continue to do so.
Reviewed on Feb 27, 2019
The doctor set me at ease. He made a very good personal connection WITH me. He was professional yet personal. He informed me at my level of understanding neither too technical / medical nor too basic. He helped me understand my condition and was not condescending in doing so. He has a warm personality and gained my trust and confidence in him. You need more doctors like him.
Reviewed on Feb 25, 2019
Dr. Schwartzman is a excellent Doctor with a great personality...very caring..my favorite Doctor!!!
Reviewed on Feb 22, 2019
Dr. Schwartsman questioned me intensely to understand just what I am experiencing. He gave me a feeling of confidence. I appreciated his concern.
Reviewed on Feb 13, 2019
Dr. S did a great job of explaining my medical issue to me in a way that I understood what was going on with my heart.
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