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Jose M. Dizon, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine at CUMC
  • Director, Pacemaker and Defibrillator Clinic
  • Director, Electrocardiography Laboratory
Jose M. Dizon, MD

Dr. Dizon has been at the Columbia University Medical Center since 1991, where he did his cardiology and electrophysiology training. He has remained on full-time staff and maintains a busy clinical practice, with offices in White Plains and in the medical center in upper Manhattan.

Dr. Dizon's area of clinical expertise include cardiac arrhythmia management, including ablation of arrhythmias and device therapy. He has an active teaching interest, having mentored many students and fellows. He has participated in numerous multicenter and investigator initiated studies, and has authored or co-authored over 70 peer reviewed articles and abstracts.

The main focus is to provide state of the art clinical care for the whole range of cardiac arrhythmia problems, from benign to life threatening. Treatment options may include drug therapy, intracardiac ablation, or implantable devices. The experience and expertise of a large, academic medical center is at our disposal.

We provide professional but personalized attention in an environment that strives to be like a country doctor's office.

Departments And Divisions

  • Department of Medicine
    Division of Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Areas of Expertise

  • Pacemakers
  • Electrophysiology

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Training

  • Yale University School of Medicine
  • Internship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center


  • White Plains - 222 Westchester Ave.

    222 Westchester Avenue
    White Plains, NY 10604
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (914) 428-3888
    (914) 686-5366
  • Vivian & Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center

    173 Fort Washington Avenue
    Floor: 4
    New York, NY 10032
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 342-1775
    (212) 305-8944

Provider Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital

Insurance Programs

Please contact the provider's office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

  • Aetna [EPO, HMO, Medicare Managed Care, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
  • Affinity [Access (Exchange), Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
  • Amida Care [Special Needs Plan]
  • Cigna [EPO, Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
  • Emblem/GHI [HMO, Medicare Managed Care, PPO]
  • Emblem/HIP [ConnectiCare, EPO, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), NYP Employee Plan, Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]
  • Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
  • Healthfirst [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
  • Local 1199 [Local 1199]
  • MagnaCare [MagnaCare]
  • Medicare [Traditional Medicare (NY)]
  • Multiplan [Multiplan]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Managed Care]
  • UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Compass (Exchange), EPO, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO]
  • VNSNY CHOICE [Medicare Managed Care, SelectHealth]
  • WellCare [Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

This provider accepts new patients

Appointment Phone Number: (914) 428-3888

Contact Info

  • Office Phone: 212-305-8559
  • Office Phone: (914) 428-3888

Teaching Responsibilities

Part of primary faculty in electrophysiology fellowship training program.  Supervision of fellows performing procedures, assessment of clinical skills, delivering lectures.

CCU service for housestaff 4 to 6 weeks/year

Arrhythmia consult service 8 weeks/year

Preceptor for medical students in MD/PhD clinical exposure course.

Chief of Service rounds for medical housestaff every 6 weeks

Lectures and workshops for medical student cardiology course


Fellow, American College of Cardiology

Member, Heart Rhythm Society

Global Health Activities

Donation of equipment and meetings with local electrophysiologists to aid in programs.

Honors & Awards

Graduated Summa cum Laude, University of Pennsylvania 1984

Phi Beta Kappa

Assistant Chief Resident, New York Hospital, 1990-91

Chief Cardiology Fellow, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, 1993-94