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Dr. Alix Dufresne, MD

Dr. Alix Dufresne, MD

Cardiology, Internal Medicine

Office Locations

Education

  • Fellowship: Brooklyn Hosp (1983)
  • Medical School: Fac de Med Lyons (1975)
  • Residency Hospital: Brooklyn Hospital Center
  • Residency Hospital: North Gen Hospital

Languages Spoken

French

Insurance Accepted

Aetna
Amerihealth
Anthem
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana

Conditions Treated

Pulmonary Edema
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Aneurysm of Heart
Venous Hypertension
Heart Disease
Kawasaki Disease
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Angina
Unstable Angina
Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Septal Defect
Congenital Heart Disease
Atrial Septal Defect
Ventricular Fibrillation
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Endocarditis
First Degree Heart Block
Prinzmetal Angina
Second Degree Heart Block
Chest Pain
Third Degree Heart Block
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Systemic Vasculitis
Aortic Aneurysm
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
Atrial Flutter
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Hypertension
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Ventricular Septal Defect
Aortic Dissection
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Cardiomegaly
Cardiac Tamponade
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Heart Murmur
Arrhythmias
Syncope
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Septic Embolism
Long QT Syndrome
Pulmonary Hypertension
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Aneurysm
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Atrial Fibrillation
Hypotension
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Pericardial Disease
Limb Swelling
Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
Congenital Heart Defects
Hypertensive Encephalopathy
Sinus Tachycardia
Heart Palpitations
Cardiomyopathy
Pericarditis
Aortic Valve Disease
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Heart Tumors, Benign
Aortic Ectasia
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Carotid Artery Disease
Sinus Bradycardia
Tetralogy of Fallot
Marfan Syndrome

Procedures Performed

Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
Echocardiography
Arrhythmia Screening
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Nuclear Stress Testing
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Thoracentesis
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Stress Test
Chest Pain Evaluation
Coronary Angiogram
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
TCD Bubble Test
Tilt Table Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Cardiac Imaging
Treadmill Stress Test
Cholesterol Screening
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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