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Edward Shlasko - Memorial Sloan Kettering
Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery, Oncology
5 East 98th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Edward Shlasko is a specialist in pediatric surgery, general surgery, and oncology (cancer care). He is a graduate of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine and a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Dr. Shlasko's clinical interests include adrenalectomy (adrenal surgery), groin hernia, and pyloric stenosis. He honors Coventry, Coventry Bronze, and Coventry Silver, in addition to other insurance carriers. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Shlasko include: New York Super Doctors; Best Doctors in New York New York Magazine/Castle Connolly; and Arthur H. Aufses, Sr. Prize in Surgery The Mount Sinai Medical Center. He is affiliated with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Mount Sinai Medical Center. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hernia surgery

All Interests: Rhabdomyosarcoma, Pyloric Stenosis, Colectomy, Hernia Surgery, Sarcoma, Laparoscopic ... (Read more)

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Dr. Marc Bessler, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY
 

Dr. Marc Bessler is a specialist in general surgery and bariatric surgery. Dr. Bessler obtained his medical school training at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. His clinical interests include laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, cancer, and esophageal surgery. His average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. He honors Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Bessler's distinctions include: One of America's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and Blakemore Award for Surgical Research. Dr. Bessler (or staff) speaks Hebrew, Spanish, and Yiddish. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery, Laparoscopic Fundoplication, Surgical Procedures, Obesity, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 12
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,654
  • Medicare Cost: $1,872
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Dr. Miguel Ruben Ruben Silva, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
1554 Astor Avenue Office; 1554 Astor Avenue
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Miguel Silva's areas of specialization are general surgery and bariatric surgery; he sees patients in Bronx, NY, Eastchester, NY, and Riverdale, NY. Areas of expertise for Dr. Silva include sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB), breast cancer, and mastectomy (breast removal surgery). Dr. Silva accepts Child Health Plus, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). Dr. Silva's training includes a residency program at Montefiore Medical Center. He has received professional recognition including the following: Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; New York Magazine's Top Doctors; and New York Magazine's Top Doctors, 2015-2016. In addition to English, Dr. Silva (or staff) speaks Spanish and Yiddish. Dr. Silva is affiliated with St. Joseph's Medical Center, Yonkers, NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital, and ColumbiaDoctors. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hernia surgery

All Interests: Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy, Breast Surgery, Breast Issues, Hernia Surgery, Lumpectomy, Biopsy, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Spencer Eugene Amory, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
5141 Broadway
New York, NY
 

Dr. Spencer Amory is a medical specialist in general surgery. Patients gave Dr. Amory an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Amory include colon cancer, inguinal hernia, and crohn's disease. He honors Aetna EPO, United Healthcare EPO, United Healthcare HMO, and more. He attended medical school at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Amory completed residency programs at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Amory has received include New York Super Doctors; Leonard Tow award for Humanism in Medicine; and Physician of the Year 2006, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Department of Nursing. He is conversant in Spanish. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. Dr. Amory is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic hernia repair, hernia surgery

All Interests: Inguinal Hernia, Hernia Surgery, Gallstones, Upper Endoscopy, Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 49
  • Uninsured Cost: $7,914 - $9,000
  • Medicare Cost: $625 - $802
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Dr. Francisca Tolete Velcek, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery, Critical Care
965 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY
 

Dr. Francisca Velcek specializes in pediatric surgery, general surgery, and critical care (intensive care medicine) and practices in Staten Island, NY, New York, NY, and Brooklyn, NY. In her practice, she is particularly interested in gynecological problems, adolescent gynecology, and hernia surgery. Dr. Velcek honors Amerigroup, Child Health Plus, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. Before completing her residency at St. Clare's Hospital and Health Center, Dr. Velcek attended medical school at the University of the Philippines College of Medicine. She has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Velcek (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Filipino, Croatian, and Spanish. Dr. Velcek's professional affiliations include New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital, and Richmond University Medical Center (RUMC). She is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hernia surgery

All Interests: Adolescent Gynecology, Hernia Surgery, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Gastrointestinal Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Zachary Lawrence Gleit, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
5141 Broadway; Suite 3-170
New York, NY
 

Dr. Zachary Gleit's specialty is general surgery. He has a special interest in colorectal surgery procedures, gallbladder removal surgery (cholecystectomy), and appendectomy. On average, patients gave Dr. Gleit a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He takes Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Harvard Medical School. He trained at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center for residency. Dr. Gleit has received professional recognition including the following: National Research Service Award, National Institutes of Health; Daland Fellowship, American Philosophical Society; and Johnson and Johnson Health Science and Technology Research Fund, Johnson and Johnson, Inc.. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Gleit is affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , hernia surgery

All Interests: Appendectomy, Hernia Surgery, Colorectal Surgery Procedures, Laparoscopic Surgery, Gallbladder ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $8,000
  • Medicare Cost: $590
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Dr. Allen B Chefitz, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery
2045 Bogart Avenue
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Allen Chefitz specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery and practices in Eastchester, NY, Bronx, NY, and New Rochelle, NY. Dr. Chefitz graduated from the University of Massachusetts Medical School and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Montefiore Medical Center. His areas of expertise include the following: crohn's disease, inguinal hernia, and gallstones. He is in-network for Medicaid, Medicare, and Railroad Medicare, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Chefitz has received the following distinctions: Castle Connolly, 18th Edition and Westchester Magazine: Top Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Medical Center, Yonkers, NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital, and ColumbiaDoctors. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic hernia repair, hernia surgery

All Interests: Inguinal Hernia, Ulcerative Colitis, Appendectomy, Laparoscopic Appendectomy, Hernia Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Patricia Sylla, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Colon & Rectal Surgery
17 East 102nd Street; 5th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Patricia Sylla is a specialist in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery. Dr. Sylla's areas of expertise include genital warts, rectal cancer, and colon cancer. She takes several insurance carriers, including POMCO, Coventry, and Viant. After completing medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College, she performed her residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. Her distinctions include: SLS Young Educator Award Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons; SAGES Young Researcher Award Society of American of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons; and Physician-Scientist Development Award Massachusetts General Hospital. In addition to English, Dr. Sylla speaks French. She is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic hernia repair

All Interests: Perianal Abscess, Colon Polyps, Diverticular Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Appendectomy, Genital ... (Read more)

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Specializes in General Surgery, Other
1578 Williamsbridge Road
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Anibal Puente's specialty is general surgery. Dr. Puente's clinical interests encompass robotic surgery. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Aetna are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Puente honors. He studied medicine at National University of Rosario, Faculty of Medical Sciences. He trained at Cabrini Medical Center for residency. Dr. Puente is conversant in Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center - Weiler Division Hospital and Montefiore Medical Center - Wakefield Division Hospital.

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Clinical Interests: Robotic Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $3,625
  • Medicare Cost: $507
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Dr. Alexander John Greenstein, MD
Specializes in Surgery
5 E 98th Street; 15th Floor, Box 1259
New York, NY
 

Dr. Alexander Greenstein's specialty is surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: adrenalectomy (adrenal surgery), achalasia, and crohn's disease. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Greenstein attended Weill Cornell Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College for residency. Dr. Greenstein has received the following distinction: Scholarship Award Pfizer. Dr. Greenstein (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and French. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic hernia repair, hernia surgery

All Interests: Achalasia, Appendicitis, Diverticular Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Hernia Surgery, Hiatal Hernia, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Daniel Martin Herron, MD
Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
1302 Amsterdam Avenue; Office Hours
New York, NY
 

Dr. Daniel Herron is a bariatric surgery specialist. His areas of clinical interest consist of laparoscopic hernia repair, anti-reflux surgery, and sleeve gastrectomy. He honors Amerigroup, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. Dr. Herron graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Tufts Medical Center. Dr. Herron has received professional recognition including the following: Mount Sinai Applause-O-Gram; SAGES Video Achievement Award; and Best Doctors New York Magazine. He is conversant in Spanish. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic hernia repair

All Interests: Laparoscopic Gastric Banding, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Roux-En-y Gastric Bypass, Laparoscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Mark Ellis Ginsburg, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery
622 West 168th Street; Ph14 Room 104
New York, NY
 

Dr. Mark Ginsburg practices cardiac surgery and pediatric thoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Ginsburg include thoracic outlet syndrome, mitral valve prolapse, and achalasia. The average patient rating for Dr. Ginsburg is 3.0 stars out of 5. He takes MVP Health Care, Fidelis, and Aetna, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending Tufts University School of Medicine, Dr. Ginsburg completed his residency training at Strong Memorial Hospital. He has received the following distinctions: New York Magazine's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and One of America's Top Doctors. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Nyack Hospital, ColumbiaDoctors, and NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. Dr. Ginsburg's practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Second Opinions, Achalasia, Thoracic Cancer, Esophagus Problems, Cystic Fibrosis, Aneurysm, Lung ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 12
  • Uninsured Cost: $9,052
  • Medicare Cost: $1,754
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Dr. I Michael Michael Leitman, MD
Specializes in Surgery, Critical Care
1468 Madison Avenue; Annenberg Building, Floor 12 Room 46
New York, NY
 

Dr. I. Leitman is a surgery and critical care (intensive care medicine) specialist in New York, NY. Dr. Leitman's areas of expertise include small bowel resection, colectomy (colon resection), and thyroid cancer. On average, patients gave him a rating of 2.5 stars out of 5. He honors several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Child Health Plus, and Fidelis. He is a graduate of Boston University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Leitman completed residency programs at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He has received the distinction of Top Doctor New York Metro Area Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Leitman is professionally affiliated with North Shore University Hospital, Plainview Hospital, and Lenox Hill Hospital. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic hernia repair, hernia surgery

All Interests: Thyroid Cancer, Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy, Gastric Ulcer, Tumor, Breast Biopsy, Diverticular ... (Read more)

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Dr. George John Tsioulias, PhD, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Other
601 West 177th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. George Tsioulias' specialty is surgical oncology (cancer surgery). Clinical interests for Dr. Tsioulias include colon polypectomy, lymphoscintigraphy scan (sentinel lymph node imaging), and small bowel resection. Dr. Tsioulias is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, POMCO, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. He attended medical school at The University of Tokyo Faculty of Medicine and the University of Athens Faculty of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Tsioulias (or staff) speaks Spanish, Japanese, and Greek. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, Lenox Hill Hospital, and The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Tsioulias's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic hernia repair, hernia surgery

All Interests: Lymphoscintigraphy Scan, Gastrostomy, Tumor, Breast Biopsy, Appendectomy, Small Bowel Resection, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Koji Md Park, MD
Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
1111 Amsterdam Avenue; Suite 4w
New York, NY
 

Dr. Koji Park practices bariatric surgery in New York, NY. His clinical interests include laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, small bowel resection, and colectomy (colon resection). Dr. Park is professionally affiliated with St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital. He accepts Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. Dr. Park's education and training includes medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and residency at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Park include: Outstanding Laparoendoscopic Resident Award Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons; Excellent Teaching Resident/Fellow Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery; and Chief Resident of the Year Award St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Department of Surgery. In addition to English, Dr. Park (or staff) speaks Japanese. He also offers language support for patients who speak Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic hernia repair, hiatal hernia surgery, hernia surgery

All Interests: Gastrostomy, Laparoscopic Gastric Banding, Revision Surgery, Appendectomy, Small Bowel Resection, ... (Read more)

Dr. Randall Paul Owen, MD
Specializes in Head and Neck Surgery, Surgical Oncology
2510 Westchester Avenue
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Randall Owen, who practices in Bronx, NY, New York, NY, and Yonkers, NY, is a medical specialist in head and neck surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. His areas of expertise include pharynx cancer, salivary gland surgery, and thyroid cancer. Dr. Owen is professionally affiliated with North Central Bronx Hospital, Montefiore Medical Center - Weiler Division Hospital, and Montefiore Medical Center - Moses Division Hospital. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Healthfirst are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Owen accepts. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Owen's office for an appointment. He attended Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons for medical school and subsequently trained at Montefiore Medical Center for residency. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Attending of the Year Award; Christian Medical and Dental Society Short-Term Mission Scholarship; and MAP-Reader's Digest International Fellowship Recipient Surgical Education Award. In addition to English, Dr. Owen speaks Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , inguinal hernia repair, ventral hernia repair, umbilical hernia repair

All Interests: Graves Disease, Hyperparathyroidism, Skin Cancer, Oral Cancer, Tongue Cancer, Tonsil Cancer, Neck ... (Read more)

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