1. Frederick Arthur Ehlert, MD

    • Department of Medicine
      Division of Cardiology

    Frederick A. Ehlert, MD, is a cardiac electrophysiologist at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center.

    Dr. Ehlert's areas of expertise include sudden cardiac death, pacemaker and defibrillator therapy and chronic device and lead extraction and revisions. He has authored over 40 peer-reviewed papers, reviews, and book chapters in electrophysiology and presented his original research at scientific meetings.

    Dr. Ehlert graduated from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City, he completed his internship and residency training in internal medicine at St. Luke's-Roosevelt, and his cardiology and electrophysiology fellowship training at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago.

    Dr. Ehlert has been on the Columbia faculty since 1993, and became the Program Director of the Electrophysiology Fellowship at Columbia in 2006. Dr. Ehlert is Director of Physician Development for Columbia HeartSource, establishing its electrophysiology Quality Assurance practices.

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    Provider Information

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Internal Medicine

    Areas of Expertise

    • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
    • Electrophysiology
    • Electrophysiology-Arrhythmias
    • Permanent Pacemakers
    • Pacemakers
    • Implant Cardiac Defibrillator
    • Syncope
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Holter Monitor
    • Arrhythmia
    • Tachycardia
    • Cardioversion

    Primary Location

    • 16 East 60th Street
      New York, NY 10022
      (212) 305-9186

    More Locations

    • 334 Route 202
      Somers, NY 10589
      (212) 305-9186

    Insurance Programs

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    • Aetna [HMO, Medicare, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
    • Affinity [Essential (Exchange), Medicaid, Medicare]
    • CIGNA [Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
    • Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
    • Health First [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
    • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [ConnectiCare, EPO, HMO, Medicaid, Medicare, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]
    • Health Plus - Amerigroup [Medicaid]
    • Health Republic - Freelancers (Exchange)
    • Local 1199
    • Oscar (Exchange)
    • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare]
    • POMCO
    • United Healthcare [Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare, POS, PPO]

    Biographical Detail

    Academic Appointments

    • Associate Professor of Medicine at CUMC

    Education And Training

      Education & Training

    • Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
    • Residency: St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
    • Fellowship: Northwestern University Hospital