Jose M. Dizon, MD

Board Certifications: 
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiovascular Disease
Accepting New Patients
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Overview

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

Pacemakers, Electrophysiology

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Medicine at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Director, Pacemaker and Defibrillator Clinic
  • Director, Electrocardiography Laboratory

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

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 100 peer reviewed articles and abstracts.

Hospital Affiliations

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

Languages

  • Spanish

Gender

  • Male

Schedule an Appointment

Phone Appointments

New and Existing Patients:
914-428-3888

Location(s)

White Plains, NY - 222 Westchester Avenue Office
222 Westchester Avenue
White Plains, NY 10604
Primary
CUMC/Vivian & Seymour Milstein Family Heart Center
173 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Affinity

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • 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 Access (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Gatekeeper (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • 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
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Medicare

  • Traditional Medicare (NY)

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

VNSNY CHOICE

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth
  • Special Needs Plan

WellCare

  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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

Credentials & Experience

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

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease

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

America's Top Doctor
NY Top Doctor

Research

Grants

EVALUATION OF ACUITY X4 QUADRIPOLAR CORONARY VENOUS LEADS AND RELIANCE 4-FRONT DEFIBRILLATION LEADS (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Mar 2 2015 - Mar 2 2020

A PHASE IV TRIAL TO ASSESS THE EFFECTIVENESS OF APIXABAN COMPARED WITH USUAL CARE ANTICOAGULATION IN SUBJECTS WITH NON-VALVULAR ATRIAL FIBRILLATION UNDERGOING CARDIOVERSION (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Dec 12 2014 - Dec 12 2019

RISK ESTIMATION FOLLOWING INFARCTION NONINVASIVE EVALUATION - ICD EFFICACY (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Dec 4 2014 - Dec 4 2019

LONGITUDINAL SURVEILLANCE REGISTRY OF ACUITY SPIRAL LEAD (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Apr 5 2010 - Apr 5 2015

BIVENTRICULAR PACING AFTER CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS (Federal Gov)

Apr 1 2007 - Mar 31 2013

MEDTRONIC -- PERCUTA (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Apr 28 2008 - Apr 30 2012

MEDTRONIC -- T WAVE (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Apr 28 2008 - Apr 30 2012

MEDTRON BIV-PD (P&S Industry Clinical Trial)

Oct 2 2007 - Jun 30 2011

Selected Publications

Dizon, Burkhoff, Tauskela, Whang, Cannon, Katz. Metabolic inhibition in the isolated perfused rat heart: evidence for glycolytic requirement for normal sodium homeostasis.  Am J Physiol 1998; 274(4 pt 2): H1082-1089.

Dizon, Reiffel, Kassotis, Woollett, Garan. Change in the retrograde atrial activation sequence following radiofrequency modification of the AV node: implications for the electrophysiologic circuit of a variant of AV nodal reentry.  J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2003; 14(5): 461-466.

Dizon, Chen, Bacchetta, Argenziano, Mancini, Biviano, Sonett, Garan. A comparison of atrial arrhythmias after heart or double-lung transplantation at a single center: insights into the mechanism of post-operative atrial fibrillation. J Am Coll Cardiol 2009; 54(22):  2043-2048.

Dizon, Brener, Maehara, Witzenbichler, Biviano, Godlewski, Parise, Dambrink, Mehran, Gibson, Stone.  Relationship between ST-segment resolution and anterior infarct size after primary percutaneous coronary intervention: analysis from the INFUSE-AMI trial. European Heart J, Acute Cardiovascular Care 2013; DOI: 10.1177/2048872613508658