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Qualifications and Experience
PLEASE NOTE: CARDIOCARE HAS A 24-HOUR CANCELLATION POLICY. Patients who cancel within 24 hours of their appointment may be subject to a late cancellation fee. Dr. Jack Flyer is board-certified in cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Flyer graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor of Arts from Cornell University in New York. He earned his doctorate in medicine from Duke University in North Carolina, and a master’s degree in business administration from the Columbia University Executive Program in New York. After serving as an internal medicine resident at the New York Presbyterian Hospital at Cornell, Dr. Flyer was appointed the position of Chief Medical Resident at Memorial Sloan-Kettering. He went on complete cardiology and interventional cardiology fellowships at New York Presbyterian Hospital at Cornell. Dr. Flyer also served as a volunteer physician and health educator at Kenyatta Hospital and Homa Bay Clinic Network in Homa Bay, Kenya. Dr. Flyer has been practicing cardiology since 1997. He specializes in interventional cardiology, the branch of cardiology that uses catheter-based technology to treat heart disorders. He also practices general cardiology, and has expertise in echocardiography and nuclear cardiology. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor at George Washington University School of Medicine, teaching medical students cardiology. He is an active member of the American College of Cardiology and the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. Dr. Flyer served as the Vice Chairman of the American Heart Association Gala Committee from 2008-2011. PLEASE NOTE: CARDIOCARE HAS A 24-HOUR CANCELLATION POLICY. Patients who cancel within 24 hours of their appointment may be subject to a late cancellation fee.
Verified Patient Reviews
Dr. Jack Flyer is very calm and has good bedside. He also stayed around while I got my echo done with the technician.
Ability to check-in online prior to visit. Pleasant and helpful staff. Nice patient waiting area. Dr. Flyer is an outstanding physician and was able to explain possible causes for my medical condition and provide recommendations for next steps.
Nice and auxiliary staff are wonderful and pleasant
Extremely professional staff. All required test materials on site. Highly recommended
Top notch. Usual cardiologist behavior (arrogant and not ansering questions well). He saved my life, went out of his way to do it, and did a great job. Thank you!!!!!
Professional, efficient and smooth. Definitely would go again
Very personable and reassuring. I was able to get some testing done right away in the office making for a very efficient visit. Office staff and techs were also very friendly and efficient.
Dr. Flyer gave me a clean bill of heart health, which didn't solve my medical mystery, but it did rule some things out, and he was very matter-of-fact and professional.
My visit was nice and short. Dr. Flyer was very attentive and kind. He makes you feel comfortable, especially if you're seeing a cardiologist for the first time.
Caring, thoughtful, non-alarmist doctor who took the time to listen to my symptoms, run testing and create a follow up plan. I highly recommend him.
I choose doctor Flyer because the other doctor I had an appointment with could no longer see me and I needed to be screened for heart abnormalities prior to starting my ADHD medication. He was pleasant to talk to, but I did feel rushed and he only suggested an EKG which is only a small percentage of what I wanted to have done during my appointment.
Great comprehensive exam - took a little while, but felt that all bases were covered.
Dr. Flyer is very knowledgeable and compassionate. I left his office feeling confident about his diagnosis.
I was very pleased with my visit and more convinced that I've chosen the right doctor. I knew from my research that Dr. Flyer was well trained, and respected by his peers. He is easy to talk to and very welcoming which explains why he is so well thought of by his patients. I am Very happy I found him.
Went in for a 2nd opinion on a procedure. Found Dr. Flyer to be very knowledgeable, professional, and able to ascertain my condition extremely fast.
Dr. Flyer was very knowledgeable and easy to talk to. I really appreciated that he took the time to listen to my concerns and didn't dismiss them (despite my young age), validated them, and gave me assurance (through testing). He was very honest in a gentle manner. I would definitely recommend him to anyone, of any age, that has any cardiology concern. His staff was also very warm and kind.
Everyone in the office was very professional and courteous. I felt that my case was taken seriously and promptly addressed. Suggestion for improvement: no one introduced themselves to me by name. This is an easy way to build trust and to start the encounter in a way that is personal and patient-centered.
Dr. Flyer had a patient emergency and had to leave the office shortly before my appointment. Another staff member stepped in and handled my visit very well. A benefit of the Cardio Care practice is that they keep good records so that in the event your primary doctor is taking care of an emergency other very qualified staff members can step in and take care of you.
The staff and Dr. Flyer were great. An initial consultation, EKG and Echo, plus follow-up would normally require 2 or 3 appointments with most doctors but was accomplished all at once at this office.
Dr. Flyer was professional, friendly and quite clear in his explanations.
I wish he had listened to me more carefully and showing willingness to go deeper to the nature of the medical problem, for which I had been visiting him. He had an assumption what happened to me, I respect his professional experience, but he did not show any interest to explore other possibilities outside of his assumption, which could have give me a satisfactory answer, specially when I am in lot of physical distress.
Dr. Flyer quickly gave me peace of mind about an abnormal test result in another doctor's office. While the appointment was very fast, I still felt like I was taken care of completely. We even did further testing right then and there so I wouldn't have to come back.
Nothing but good things to say. I did not wait more than 10 minutes before Dr. Flyer was able to see me. Went for a basic heart checkup due to some pain in the left area of my chest. The doc has excellent bedside manner. He's a very kind man and a good listener. I could tell that he picked up very quickly on my anxieties and worries, and he provided me with the logical (and complete!) info that I was looking for; I felt much better afterwards. Went through a treadmill stress test. I had a good experience. The medical assistant was very positive and thorough as she explained the process and prepared me for the test. Dr. Flyer was staring at the screens as I ran letting me know that things were looking good; I asked him questions as well and he was more than happy to explain things to me. Great doc.
Catherine was very communicative and thorough. She made sure that they had everything they needed before I came into my appointment. She was also super flexible with multiple reschedulings (my fault).
The appointment would not probably not have taken place, or gone as smoothly as it did, without the diligence of Catherine Martel. We traded no less than nine (9) emails prior to my visit. I know exactly what was going to happen BEFORE I arrived.
I did not wait long, and the visit was a model of getting to the point and covering all my concerns.
He was great - I only saw him for about ten minutes, but he seemed totally competent and friendly and the appointment was really efficient. Highly recommend
this was my initial visit, and I was very pleased with every aspect of the appointment .
He came out to greet me ..... I rest my case!
Courteous, active listener, good doctor.
Great bedside manner. I would definitely go see him again.
Dr. Flyer is such a fabulous cardiologist. He is thorough in his examination and has exceptional bedside manner. He is so caring, and I would see him again in a heartbeat!
Great Experience. Highly recommend.
Booked with ZocDoc on Saturday, saw him Monday morning, had tests undertaken there and then, and a very much needed prescription by lunch time with subsequent follow ups. All was explained and questions answered in an informative yet friendly way. The staff working on the sonograms were also friendly and helpful. There was a later problem with my follow up prescription - my fault - but the on-call Doctor sorted it out at 11:00pm for pick up at the CVS the next morning. Excellent. Recommend
Very thorough and professional. Highly recommended!
Just moved to DC with a cardiac history and had an episode that made me nervous enough that I wanted to be seen by someone. Dr. Flyer had numerous accolades in Washington Magazine and was available the next day, so I went with him. He's definitely personable, and he asked questions/allowed me to tell him fully what happened. He seems experienced, so I trusted his judgment when he said we'd do an EKG, see how it looks, and make plans to follow up with me in a month and in the meantime I can email him if there are any issues. The exam was much too fast for my comfort, though I guess it didn't matter since the EKG was the primary diagnostic tool; when discussing the EKG afterwards, he was a bit distracted by other issues for other patients, but all in all the visit was fine. FYI -- the DC office actually shares an office with an internal med practice (though you wait separate from the internal med group), and the offices are a little worn out; I get the sense the nice offices etc. are in Chevy Chase not DC.
I thought Dr. Flyer was very personable and his staff very friendly. I had a great visit, where he cleared up a concern of mine, while addressing other issues and promising to follow up with me. I will keep him as my cardiologist.
I think Dr. Flyer is an amazing cardiologist. He was very thorough in my consultation, was very friendly, and ran some additional tests to go with my primary care doctor's test. His staff were really nice, and he cleared up a worry of mine by revealing to me I didn't have the heart condition I thought I had. Even so, he's very proactive, but not too pushy for medication or surgery, and is going to monitor me until I really need surgery and that surgery is less invasive. There was a little bit of a wait, but not a crazy one, like only 15 minutes or so past my appointment time. I would highly recommend this doctor.
Excellent doctor, very knowledge, but too long of a wait.
he was very professional and energetic.
Very impressive! Dr. Flyer is thorough and thoughtful. Both qualities hard to find in physicians now a days.
He was great but he is not an internist, so don't make an appointment for that. He was nice enough to take my appointment and refill some scripts since I had waited but not so helpful with follow up.
Awesome environment, team work and outstanding doctor! Thanks!
Great experience. The office was nice, modern and clean and all of the staff including Dr. Flyer were very friendly. After getting a quick echocardiogram, Dr. Flyer was able to interpret it and confirm that I had been misdiagnosed with a heart condition by another doctor (a completely incompetent one who I booked through on Zocdoc, btw). The tripfrom Woodbridge, VA out to Chevy Chase was definitely worth the hike! For out of towners who aren't familiar with Chevy Chase, the office is in a metropolitan area so there isn't a free parking lot connected. You have to either find metered street parking or use one of the parking garages in the vicinity. The Saks Fifth Avenue across the street from the office building has pretty inexpensive parking though. I only paid $5 for two hours.
Very nice and personable bedside manner. Would definitely go to him again.
Very pleasant and efficient office. Dr. Flyer was easy to talk to and very informative. Would recommend to friends.
Highly recommend! Caring, no nonsense, and very practical.
Very courteous and professional. I was seen right away and he consulted me in his office prior to and after the EKG and exam.
He is extremely knowledgeable, gives his patients a ton of face time to deal with lengthy medical histories, and is kind and funny! Highly recommended!
He was friendly and professional. He conducted an quick intake with me to understand why I was seeing him, and he talked with me about my current medical condition/status. After he introduced me to the technicians that would be conducting tests on me. He explained to me what was going to be done and what results we were expecting. Once the result returned he was warm and humorous. He followed up with an explanation on where the results would sent and that it was nice to have met me. I would be happy to refer anyone that is truly in need of a cardiologist to Dr. Jack Flyer.
All around great
He spent a lot of time with me and was very calming. Also, he is probably the most accessible doctor I've seen.
Great bedside manner and is very personable. All tests I needed were done in the office and during my appointment. Very efficient!