Long Island’s Best Family Medicine, Cardiology, & Podiatry Practice.

We specialize in early detection & prevention and are conveniently located in Nassau, Central Long Island and Suffolk County.

The knowledgeable staff at Heart and Health Medical in North Babylon, Plainview, and Middle Island, NY provides personalized attention and excellence in family medicine, podiatry, and cardiovascular care to fit the needs of each patient. Our cardiologists, podiatrist, and family physicians can see to all of your health care needs. Heart and Health Medical delivers comprehensive and compassionate health care to patients all across Long Island.

Our philosophy is to treat all patients with courtesy and respect while delivering the latest in medical care & technology. Our treatment plans are tailored uniquely for each individual accordingly. We pride ourselves on informing our patients on their medical condition and treatment plan. We accept most medical insurances including Medicaid, Medicare, and Affordable Care Act Insurances (Obamacare). We offer late night and weekend hours. You can request an appointment online by clicking here. We offer help to patients with financial hardship.

Heart and Health Medical works along with you as a team to help care for your heart and your overall well-being for a longer and healthier life. Heart and Health Medical has won the Patient Choice Award in 2008, 2009 and 2010 and was awarded Best of Long Island Cardiology 2013. Dr. Kavesteen is recognized as a “Leading Physician of the World” and the “Top Cardiologist in Babylon, NY” by the International Association of Cardiologists, and as “One of America’s Top Cardiologists 2010” by the Consumers’ Research Council of America.

Heart and Health Medical has won the Patient Choice Award in 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011.  Dr. Kavesteen is recognized as a “Leading Physician of the World” and the “Top Cardiologist in Babylon, NY” by the International Association of Cardiologists, and as “One of America’s Top Cardiologists 2010” by the Consumers’ Research Council of America.  Dr. Kavesteen was also voted Best Cardiologist for the Long Island Press, Best of Long Island, 2013.

Cardiologist David Kavesteen MD FACC


“As Physicians, our daily commitment to doing what’s best for our patients is inspiring, honorable and challenging. Our profession allows us to enter people’s lives in moments of vulnerability, and trust is the foundational for that relationship. Part of how we earn and maintain this trust is through the high standard s we collectively embrace to demonstrate that we are able to provide the best level of care our patients. This is achieved by dedication and love for our patients and medicine. I salute every physician who put their patient’s well being first and follow his/her Hippocratic oat to the fullest.

Medicine is not only a science but it is also an art. We are all created uniquely with different DNA. Therefore same treatment plan Will not result in the same result every time. Education, Evaluation and Unique Treatment Plan are the main hallmarks of my practice. Together we make a unique team that will find the best treatment for you. The goal of this team should be your education and evaluating firs. Then It is you and only you that should make a final informed decision to choose the right treatment plan.”

- Dr. David Kavesteen, M.D. FACC Cardiologist

Dr. David Kavesteen received his Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from SUNY Stony Brook with Magna Cum Laude and distinction in research award. He pursued his passion in medicine at SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, School of Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine internship and residency at the prestigious New York University Medical Center. Dr. Kavesteen continued further education by specializing in cardiovascular diseases and nuclear cardiology. He completed his fellowship training at Maimonides Medical Center. He is board certified in internal Medicine, Cardiovascular diseases and nuclear cardiology. He is a diplomat of American college of cardiology and American Board of Internal medicine. He has received numerous awards and he has published many articles in medicine. He is founder of Heart and Health Medical PLLC.

Dr. Kavesteen believes that prevention is the key to longevity and maintaining a healthy heart and life. His genuine interest in prevention in all facets of medicine has given him a unique perspective in healing and rejuvenation. In recent years, he has combined Eastern medicine with Western medicine. He believes that human body should be treated as a whole.

Patient Choice Award in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011. Awarded Leading Physician of the World and the Top Cardiologist in Babylon, NY by the International Association of Cardiologists, and as One of Americas Top Cardiologists 2010 by the Consumers Research Council of America.

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Village-of-Babylon-Heart-ScreeningsVillage of Babylon Heart Screenings

November 10th, 2014

Babylon Village, NY – Mayor Ralph A. Scordino, together with Dr. David Kavesteen of Heart and Health Medical, provided free heart screenings to Village of Babylon employees on November 6, 2014. “I know your time is very valuable and it was extremely generous of you to donate your services… Read More >

Local-Doctor-Has-HeartLocal Doctor Has ‘Heart’

October 6th, 2014

Huntington, NY – Councilwoman Susan A. Berland, together with Dr. David Kavesteen of Heart and Health Medical, will be providing free heart screenings to Town of Huntington employees from September 15th to October 15th “Evaluation and education are important to prevent the threat of heart disease… Read More >

plaque-for-prevention-of-lyme-disease-and-tick-bitesPlaque for Prevention of Lyme Disease and Tick bites

June 20th, 2014

The Islip Town board will honor Dr. David Kavesteen with a plaque for his work in preventing Lyme disease and Tick bites. Dr. Kavesteen Recently donated his time and money for public service announcements concerning Ticks. That will air on the Islip Government Access channel and feature Councilman… Read More >

american-heart-month-dr-kavesteen-discusses-heart-diseaseAmerican Heart Month – Dr Kavesteen Discusses Heart Disease

February 4th, 2014

For American Heart Month, Dr. David Kavesteen discusses Heart Disease in a PSA From what Heart Disease is, to how your cardiovascular system works, to important information on preventing this terrible disease, Dr. David Kavesteen teaches us about Risk Factors, Healthy Life Style Choices, and more… Read More >

David-Kavesteen-Lyme-Disease-PSA-Summer-2013David Kavesteen Lyme Disease PSA Summer 2013

May 24th, 2013

Dr. David Kavesteen of Heart and Health Medical gives a Public Service Announcement with Assemblyman Edward Hennessey on Lyme Disease. Click on each of the images below to view the 2 different videos Click here to view all 4 Public Service Announcements on Youtube… Read More >

Dr.-Kavesteen-Awarded-Citation-from-New-York-AssemblyDr. Kavesteen Awarded Citation from New York Assembly

May 24th, 2013

Assemblyman Edward Hennessey awarded Dr. David Kavesteen a Citation for being recognized as a Leading Physician of the World and Top Cardiologist of Babylon, Long Island, New York. Click the image below to watch the video on YouTube (Dr. Kavesteen Awarded Citation from New York Assembly)… Read More >

Decreased-Vitamin-D-Levels-Linked-to-Depression-and-Panic-DisordersDecreased Vitamin D Levels Linked to Depression and Panic Disorders

May 13th, 2013

Decreased Vitamin D Levels Linked to Depression and Panic Disorders In an article that appeared in Clinical Nutrition, London researchers report an association between reduced vitamin D levels and an increased risk of panic disorder and depression. The study included 5,966 men and women enrolled in… Read More >

smithtown-heart-health-screeningSmithtown Heart Health Screening

April 5th, 2013

This past February, Dr. David Kavesteen and the Heart and Health Team visited Smithtown to give Town Employees and family members free Heart Screenings. The event was a huge success, and was written about on the Town’s official website: From SmithTown, NY, Official Website The Town of Smithtown Tow… Read More >