Meet your doctor

Mark B Schiffer, MD


  • Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine

Professional titles

  • Vice Chairman - see scanned link of Cardiovascular Medicine - Cardiology, Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Assistant Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine


  • Male


  • English

Years in practice

  • 32 years


Professional biography

Dr. Schiffer is an experienced and progressive physician with a particular interest in preventative cardiology. His patients tend to love his direct nature coupled with his relaxed presentation, often interjected with conversations about family, music and golf. Dr. Schiffer serves as the Vice Chairman of the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital, as well as Director of the Cardiac Care Unit.

Dr. Schiffer graduated from Northwestern University with a B.S degree in 1973. He received an M.D degree from Northwestern University Medical School in 1977. He completed a residency in Internal Medicine, and a fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Schiffer is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

Practice Locations

Hospital affiliations

  • Lenox Hill Hospital

Professional titles & education information

  • Administrative titles
    • Vice Chairman - see scanned link of Cardiovascular Medicine - Cardiology, Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Academic Titles
    • Assistant Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
  • Board certifications
    • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of IM/Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Medical school
    • Northwestern University
  • Internships
    • Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Residencies
    • Lenox Hill Hospital

Insurance providers/plans accepted

  • Aetna Health Insurance
    • Aetna Choice POS
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Health Network Only
    • Aetna Health Network Option
    • Aetna Limited Benefits Insurance Plan (PPO)
    • Aetna Medicare Plan (HMO)
    • Aetna Medicare Plan (HMO) Open Access
    • Aetna Medicare Plan (PPO)
    • Aetna Open Access Elect Choice
    • Aetna Open Access HMO
    • Aetna Open Access Managed Choice
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Voluntary Group Medical Plan (indemnity plan)
    • Elect Choice
    • HMO
    • Managed Choice POS
    • Open Access Aetna Select
    • Open Choice PPO
    • Quality Point-of-Service (QPOS)
    • Signature Administrator's Plan
    • Traditional Choice
  • CareConnect Health Plan
    • CareConnect Bronze
    • CareConnect Bronze H S A 70%
    • CareConnect Catastrophic
    • CareConnect Gold
    • CareConnect Large EPO
    • CareConnect Platinum
    • CareConnect Silver
    • CareConnect Silver Cost Share
    • CareConnect Tradional Gold 20/40
  • CenterLight Healthcare
    • CenterLight Healthcare Direct Complete Plan HMO SNP
    • CenterLight Healthcare Select
    • CenterLight Healthcare Total Plan HMO SNP
  • HealthSmart
    • World Trade Center Program only
  • Humana
    • Medicare HMO
  • Medicare
    • Medicare
  • WellCare
    • Child Health Plus
    • Family Health Plus
    • Healthy Choice
    • Wellcare Access
    • Wellcare Choice
    • Wellcare Rx