Gerald Sotsky, MD

Chair, VMG-Cardiac Services; Chairman, Cardiac Strategic Leadership Council, Cleveland Clinic Affiliation Cardiac Services Cardiology
VMG - Cardiology (VHG), Ridgewood
1200 East Ridgewood Avenue
West Wing, Suite 307
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
(201) 670-8660
Practice Hours:
Mon - Fri: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Board Certification
American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty Board of Cardiovascular Disease
Medical Education
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Undergraduate Education
City College of New York
What are some of the specific conditions you treat?

Coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease, preventative cardiology, hypertension, hypercholesteroemia.

What techniques or procedures do you use in your practice?

Echocardiography, stress testing (nuclear, stress echo, routine, pharmacologic), arrhythmia monitoring (holter, event recorders), 24-hour blood pressure monitoring.

What would you like patients to know about your approach to care?

I’m a strong believer in preventative care. I’m conservative when it comes to highly invasive procedures.


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"Dr. Gerald Sotsky is my most trusted physician. He has a manner that makes me feel like no matter what the diagnosis is, he will always be there for me."
"Dr. Gerald Sotsky is a role model for compassionate, empathetic knowledgeable care. I have complete confidence in him."
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