Brian Krantz

President & CEO

Specialties:
Medicare Supplement Plans,
Medicare Advantage Plans
Medicare Part D Plans

Languages: English, German, Italian, Spanish

48 South Service Road, Suite 400, Melville, NY 11747
745 5th Ave, Suite 500, New York, NY 10151
Book an Appointment
Brian Krantz

About Me

With a distinguished career spanning over a decade in the Medicare consulting space, Brian Krantz has established himself as a leading authority on Medicare Supplement Plans. As the founder of Plan Medicare, Brian has dedicated his professional life to demystifying the complexities of Medicare for seniors across New York City and Long Island, ensuring they receive the coverage that best suits their needs.

Brian’s journey in the insurance industry is deeply rooted, with nearly 50 years of collective experience passed down through his family. This rich heritage has imbued him with a profound understanding of the insurance landscape, enabling him to navigate the intricacies of Medicare with unparalleled expertise.

Under Brian’s leadership, Plan Medicare has emerged as a beacon of trust and reliability, offering unbiased advice and comprehensive support to those navigating the Medicare maze. His commitment to education and empowerment is evident through the personalized service Plan Medicare provides, helping clients understand their enrollment options and ensuring they are well-informed to make the best decisions for their healthcare needs.

A notable achievement in Brian’s career includes the creation of Long Island’s first physical Medicare location, a testament to his innovative approach and dedication to accessibility. Furthermore, Brian consistently ranks in the top 10 of Medicare Supplement agents nationwide, a recognition of his excellence and effectiveness in serving his clients.

Brian’s expertise is not just limited to client consultations; he is also a respected figure among financial advisors, offering insights and education on Medicare Supplement Plans to enhance their advisory services. His work has significantly contributed to the well-being of countless seniors, ensuring they have access to the healthcare coverage they deserve.

Outside of his professional endeavors, Brian resides on the Upper East Side of Manhattan with his wife and two children, where he enjoys the vibrant life of the city and the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of New Yorkers every day.

For those seeking guidance on Medicare, Brian Krantz and the Plan Medicare team offer a wealth of knowledge, experience, and a commitment to excellence that is unmatched in the industry.

Brian currently holds licenses in the states of: Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey , New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia & Wyoming.

He is part of a select group of agents that have been authorized to offer Medicare Plans from UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company. He has consistently ranked in the top 10 of Medicare Supplement agents across the country.

Brian works with each client on an individual and unique basis. He analyzes every client’s situation, from both a financial, practical and health standpoint. He compares dozens of plans available to each individual, making sure that their doctors are in network and all prescription medications are accounted for. He takes time to educate his clients, so they understand exactly what they are enrolling in, and how their coverage will work. Once enrolled, he checks in with clients on a regular basis, making sure they are constantly enrolled in the best plan, every year.

Licensed Insurance Carriers

  • 2024 Aetna Individual Medicare Certification for PDP & MA/MAPD Aetna, a CVS Health Company

  • 2024 Empire BlueCross BlueShield (HMO, PDP, PPO, SNP) Empire BlueCross BlueShield HealthPlus

  • 2024 Cigna Medicare Certification Training Cigna Healthcare

  • 2024 EmblemHealth Certification EmblemHealth

  • 2024 Strategic Alliance and External Partner Agent MAPD Recertification Humana

  • 2024 External Field/Partner Agent MAPD Recertification Training Humana

  • 2024 Fidelis Certification Fidelis Care

  • 2024 United American Insurance Company United American Insurance Company

  • 2024 Globe Life Globe Life

  • 2024 Medicare Advantage, Prescription Drug, and Medicare Supplement Plans United Healthcare

  • 2024 Wellcare Certification WellCare Health Plans

  • 2024 Healthfirst Individual Medicare Certification for MA/MAPD Healthfirst

  • 2024 Highmark Certification Highmark Inc.

  • 2024 Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey Certification Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

  • 2024 Medicare AEP Sales Product Certification Training Florida Blue

  • 2024 Molina Medicare Product Certification Molina Healthcare

  • 2024 MAPD & PDP Product Training and Certification Blue Shield of California

  • 2024 Medicare + Fraud, Waste and Abuse Training America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)

Licensed States

  • Alabama

  • Arizona

  • California

  • Colorado

  • Connecticut

  • Delaware

  • Florida

  • Georgia

  • Illinois

  • Louisiana

  • Maine

  • Maryland

  • Massachusetts

  • Michigan

  • Nevada

  • New Jersey

  • New York

  • North Carolina

  • Ohio

  • Pennsylvania

  • Rhode Island

  • South Carolina

  • Tennessee

  • Texas

  • Virginia

  • Wisconsin

  • Wyoming

Honors & awards

  • 2023 Aetna Elite Medicare Front Runner

    Issued by Aetna Medicare · Jun 2023

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2022 Diamond A2Oh Reward with UnitedHealthcare Medicare Supplement Plans (Platinum)

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · Feb 2023

    Associated with Plan Medicare

    Presented to Level 2 agents whose total Medicare Supplement Plans earn them a ranking between 1 and 10 of A2Oh! Rewards’ top performers.

  • 2022 Aetna Elite Medicare Front Runner

    Issued by Aetna Medicare · Jun 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2021 Medicare Broker of the Year

    Empire BlueCross BlueShield · May 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2021 UnitedHealthcare Top Sales Award

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · May 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2021 UnitedHealthcare Top Sales Medicare Supplement

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · May 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2022 UnitedHealthcare 1st Qtr Med Supp Sales Excellence Award

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · May 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2021 Aetna Elite Medicare Front Runner

    Issued by Aetna Medicare · Jan 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

    The Aetna Medicare Front Runners program is a rewards program exclusively for our “best of the best” producers.

  • 2021 Diamond A2Oh Reward with UnitedHealthcare Medicare Supplement Plans (Platinum)

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · Jan 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

    Presented to Level 2 agents whose total Medicare Supplement Plans earn them a ranking between 1 and 10 of A2Oh! Rewards’ top performers.

  • 2020 Top Medicare Sales

    Issued by Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield · Feb 2021

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2020 Diamond A2Oh Reward with UnitedHealthcare Medicare Supplement Plans (Platinum)

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · Jan 2021

    Associated with Plan Medicare

    Presented to Level 2 agents whose total Medicare Supplement Plans earn them a ranking between 1 and 10 of A2Oh! Rewards’ top performers.

  • 2020 UnitedHealthcare Top Dual Special Needs Plan Sales

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · July 2020

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2020 Aetna Medicare Front Runner

    Issued by Aetna Medicare · May 2020

    Associated with Plan Medicare

    The Aetna Medicare Front Runners program is a rewards program exclusively for our “best of the best” producers.

  • 2020 UnitedHealthcare Top Sales Award

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · May 2020

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2019 Top National Medicare Sales Leader (#1)

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · May 2019

    Associated with Plan Medicare

Locations and Appointments

745 5th Ave,Suite 500
New York, NY 10151
516-900-7877 Schedule an Appointment
48 South Service Road,Suite 400
Melville, NY 11747
516-900-7877 Schedule an Appointment

Latest Blogs

2024 Medicare Costs

2024 Medicare Costs

Medicare is a government-funded healthcare program that provides coverage for.

Medicare’s Part D Program: The Four Stages of Coverage 2024

Medicare’s Part D Program: The Four Stages of Coverage 2024

Throughout the annual cycle, the expenses related to your prescription.

Brian Krantz

President & CEO

Specialties:
Medicare Supplement Plans,
Medicare Advantage Plans
Medicare Part D Plans

Languages: English, German, Italian, Spanish

With a distinguished career spanning over a decade in the Medicare consulting space, Brian Krantz has established himself as a leading authority on Medicare Supplement Plans. As the founder of Plan Medicare, Brian has dedicated his professional life to demystifying the complexities of Medicare for seniors across New York City and Long Island, ensuring they receive the coverage that best suits their needs.

Brian’s journey in the insurance industry is deeply rooted, with nearly 50 years of collective experience passed down through his family. This rich heritage has imbued him with a profound understanding of the insurance landscape, enabling him to navigate the intricacies of Medicare with unparalleled expertise.

Under Brian’s leadership, Plan Medicare has emerged as a beacon of trust and reliability, offering unbiased advice and comprehensive support to those navigating the Medicare maze. His commitment to education and empowerment is evident through the personalized service Plan Medicare provides, helping clients understand their enrollment options and ensuring they are well-informed to make the best decisions for their healthcare needs.

A notable achievement in Brian’s career includes the creation of Long Island’s first physical Medicare location, a testament to his innovative approach and dedication to accessibility. Furthermore, Brian consistently ranks in the top 10 of Medicare Supplement agents nationwide, a recognition of his excellence and effectiveness in serving his clients.

Brian’s expertise is not just limited to client consultations; he is also a respected figure among financial advisors, offering insights and education on Medicare Supplement Plans to enhance their advisory services. His work has significantly contributed to the well-being of countless seniors, ensuring they have access to the healthcare coverage they deserve.

Outside of his professional endeavors, Brian resides on the Upper East Side of Manhattan with his wife and two children, where he enjoys the vibrant life of the city and the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of New Yorkers every day.

For those seeking guidance on Medicare, Brian Krantz and the Plan Medicare team offer a wealth of knowledge, experience, and a commitment to excellence that is unmatched in the industry.

Brian currently holds licenses in the states of: Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey , New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia & Wyoming.

He is part of a select group of agents that have been authorized to offer Medicare Plans from UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company. He has consistently ranked in the top 10 of Medicare Supplement agents across the country.

Brian works with each client on an individual and unique basis. He analyzes every client’s situation, from both a financial, practical and health standpoint. He compares dozens of plans available to each individual, making sure that their doctors are in network and all prescription medications are accounted for. He takes time to educate his clients, so they understand exactly what they are enrolling in, and how their coverage will work. Once enrolled, he checks in with clients on a regular basis, making sure they are constantly enrolled in the best plan, every year.

  • 2024 Aetna Individual Medicare Certification for PDP & MA/MAPD Aetna, a CVS Health Company

  • 2024 Empire BlueCross BlueShield (HMO, PDP, PPO, SNP) Empire BlueCross BlueShield HealthPlus

  • 2024 Cigna Medicare Certification Training Cigna Healthcare

  • 2024 EmblemHealth Certification EmblemHealth

  • 2024 Strategic Alliance and External Partner Agent MAPD Recertification Humana

  • 2024 External Field/Partner Agent MAPD Recertification Training Humana

  • 2024 Fidelis Certification Fidelis Care

  • 2024 United American Insurance Company United American Insurance Company

  • 2024 Globe Life Globe Life

  • 2024 Medicare Advantage, Prescription Drug, and Medicare Supplement Plans United Healthcare

  • 2024 Wellcare Certification WellCare Health Plans

  • 2024 Healthfirst Individual Medicare Certification for MA/MAPD Healthfirst

  • 2024 Highmark Certification Highmark Inc.

  • 2024 Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey Certification Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

  • 2024 Medicare AEP Sales Product Certification Training Florida Blue

  • 2024 Molina Medicare Product Certification Molina Healthcare

  • 2024 MAPD & PDP Product Training and Certification Blue Shield of California

  • 2024 Medicare + Fraud, Waste and Abuse Training America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)

  • Alabama

  • Arizona

  • California

  • Colorado

  • Connecticut

  • Delaware

  • Florida

  • Georgia

  • Illinois

  • Louisiana

  • Maine

  • Maryland

  • Massachusetts

  • Michigan

  • Nevada

  • New Jersey

  • New York

  • North Carolina

  • Ohio

  • Pennsylvania

  • Rhode Island

  • South Carolina

  • Tennessee

  • Texas

  • Virginia

  • Wisconsin

  • Wyoming

  • 2023 Aetna Elite Medicare Front Runner

    Issued by Aetna Medicare · Jun 2023

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2022 Diamond A2Oh Reward with UnitedHealthcare Medicare Supplement Plans (Platinum)

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · Feb 2023

    Associated with Plan Medicare

    Presented to Level 2 agents whose total Medicare Supplement Plans earn them a ranking between 1 and 10 of A2Oh! Rewards’ top performers.

  • 2022 Aetna Elite Medicare Front Runner

    Issued by Aetna Medicare · Jun 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2021 Medicare Broker of the Year

    Empire BlueCross BlueShield · May 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2021 UnitedHealthcare Top Sales Award

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · May 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2021 UnitedHealthcare Top Sales Medicare Supplement

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · May 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2022 UnitedHealthcare 1st Qtr Med Supp Sales Excellence Award

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · May 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2021 Aetna Elite Medicare Front Runner

    Issued by Aetna Medicare · Jan 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

    The Aetna Medicare Front Runners program is a rewards program exclusively for our “best of the best” producers.

  • 2021 Diamond A2Oh Reward with UnitedHealthcare Medicare Supplement Plans (Platinum)

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · Jan 2022

    Associated with Plan Medicare

    Presented to Level 2 agents whose total Medicare Supplement Plans earn them a ranking between 1 and 10 of A2Oh! Rewards’ top performers.

  • 2020 Top Medicare Sales

    Issued by Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield · Feb 2021

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2020 Diamond A2Oh Reward with UnitedHealthcare Medicare Supplement Plans (Platinum)

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · Jan 2021

    Associated with Plan Medicare

    Presented to Level 2 agents whose total Medicare Supplement Plans earn them a ranking between 1 and 10 of A2Oh! Rewards’ top performers.

  • 2020 UnitedHealthcare Top Dual Special Needs Plan Sales

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · July 2020

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2020 Aetna Medicare Front Runner

    Issued by Aetna Medicare · May 2020

    Associated with Plan Medicare

    The Aetna Medicare Front Runners program is a rewards program exclusively for our “best of the best” producers.

  • 2020 UnitedHealthcare Top Sales Award

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · May 2020

    Associated with Plan Medicare

  • 2019 Top National Medicare Sales Leader (#1)

    Issued by UnitedHealthcare · May 2019

    Associated with Plan Medicare

Location:

745 5th Ave,Suite 500
New York, NY 10151

Phone Number:

516-900-7877 Schedule an Appointment

Location:

48 South Service Road,Suite 400
Melville, NY 11747

Phone Number:

516-900-7877 Schedule an Appointment

Latest Blogs

2024 Medicare Costs

2024 Medicare Costs

Medicare is a government-funded healthcare program that provides coverage for.

Medicare’s Part D Program: The Four Stages of Coverage 2024

Medicare’s Part D Program: The Four Stages of Coverage 2024

Throughout the annual cycle, the expenses related to your prescription.