Dr. William Kalafatic specializes in the field of cardiovascular disease with great interest in preventive cardiology, diagnostic cardiology, women’s heart disease and cardiac risk assessment and modification. He manages and treats patients on a daily basis with regards to Heart Failure, Valvular Heart Disease, Hypertension, Angina, Coronary Artery Disease, Arrhythmias, Lipid management. His belief in thorough bedside interview with his patients and physical examination has taken him far in diagnostic capabilities along with the available innovative cardiac imaging tools.
Dr. Kalafatic graduated with a BS degree in Human Development and Family Studies from Cornell University and completed his medical training at Downstate Medical School in Brooklyn. Dr Kalafatic finished his medical residency at Montefiore Medical Center (Albert Einstein College of Medicine) and then completed his Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. He is Board Certified and is a Diplomate of the Amercian Board of Interal Medicine, Cardiology, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, and American Society of Echocardiography.
Dr. Kalafatic is affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology and American Medical Association. Montefiore Medical Center has been home to countless breakthroughs and the site of groundbreaking research in the field of cardiological health and wellness. Dr. Kalafatic is happy to carry on such a tradition, providing patients with the highest quality of cardiology care available in the Bronx and beyond.