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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

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

Procedures Performed

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