We found 61 providers with an interest in birth defects and who accept Unicare near Brooklyn, NY.

Mark M. Souweidane - Memorial Sloan Kettering
Specializes in Oncology, Pediatric Neurosurgery
525 East 68th Street, Starr Pavilion; 651
New York, NY
 

Dr. Mark Souweidane works as an oncologist and pediatric neurosurgeon. Dr. Souweidane (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Spanish, and German. His areas of expertise include cleft lip and palate, spinal cord tumor, and second opinions. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. After attending Wayne State University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at NYU Langone Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan. Dr. Souweidane's patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. Amerigroup, Coresource, and Anthem are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Souweidane honors. He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. Dr. Souweidane's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , cleft lip and palate

All Interests: Second Opinions, Endoscopic Surgery, Brain Cancer, Back Problems, Laser Surgery, Neck Problems, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Demetri J Merianos, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Head and Neck Surgery
263 Seventh Avenue; Suite #3b, Nypbmh Medical Pavilion
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Demetri Merianos' areas of specialization are surgical oncology (cancer surgery), pediatric thoracic surgery, and pediatric head and neck surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Merianos include gynecological problems, cancer surgery, and pectus excavatum. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Coresource, Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and then he performed his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Merianos has received include New York Rising Stars; Weill Cornell Medical Center Excellence in Teaching Award; and National Merit Scholarship. Dr. Merianos (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Greek. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , pectus excavatum

All Interests: Circumcision, Esophagus Problems, Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, ... (Read more)

Dr. Keith Alan Kuenzler, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 10w
New York, NY
 

Dr. Keith Kuenzler is a specialist in pediatric surgery and general surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Kuenzler include adrenalectomy (adrenal surgery), cancer surgery, and pyloric stenosis. Dr. Kuenzler is professionally affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center. He takes Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at Jefferson University Hospitals for residency. He has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Kuenzler speaks Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , pectus excavatum

All Interests: Liver Tumor, Pyloric Stenosis, Fecal Incontinence, Abdominal Problems, Esophagus Problems, Crohn's ... (Read more)

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Dr. Jason Craig Fisher, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Surgery
530 First Avenue; Division of Pediatric Surgery
New York, NY
 

Dr. Jason Fisher's specialty is pediatric surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: adrenalectomy (adrenal surgery), cancer surgery, and pyloric stenosis. Dr. Fisher is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He attended Boston University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. He has received the distinction of New York Rising Stars. Dr. Fisher (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Hebrew, and Arabic. Dr. Fisher's hospital/clinic affiliations include Hackensack University Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , pectus excavatum

All Interests: Liver Tumor, Pyloric Stenosis, Fecal Incontinence, Abdominal Problems, Esophagus Problems, Crohn's ... (Read more)

Dr. Howard Bruce Ginsburg, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 10w
New York, NY
 

Dr. Howard Ginsburg specializes in pediatric surgery and general surgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Ginsburg include adrenalectomy (adrenal surgery), cancer surgery, and pyloric stenosis. Dr. Ginsburg's hospital/clinic affiliations include Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Hackensack University Medical Center, and NYU Langone Medical Center. He takes Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He studied medicine at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. Dr. Ginsburg's residency was performed at Bellevue Hospital Center. He has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , pectus excavatum

All Interests: Liver Tumor, Varicocele, Pyloric Stenosis, Esophagus Problems, Crohn's Disease, Neuroendocrine ... (Read more)

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Dr. David Harris Godfried, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
301 East 17th Street; 3rd Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. David Godfried practices pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota, Dr. Godfried attended Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons for medical school. His areas of expertise include the following: osteomyelitis, autonomic disorders (dysautonomia), and ankle surgery. He takes Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Godfried's professional affiliations include North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , spina bifida

All Interests: Foot Surgery, Wrist Surgery, Elbow Surgery, Scoliosis, Bone Problems, Fractures, Knee Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Dr. John G Pappas, MD
Specializes in Molecular Genetic Pathology
301 East 17th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. John Pappas is a molecular genetic pathologist in New York, NY. Areas of expertise for Dr. Pappas include cleft lip and palate, growth problems, and cystic fibrosis (CF). His hospital/clinic affiliations include Mount Sinai Beth Israel and NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Pappas accepts Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He graduated from the University of Athens Faculty of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Beth Israel Medical Center. He has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Pappas (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian.

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Relevant Interests: , cleft lip and palate

All Interests: Ear Problems, Cystic Fibrosis, Birthmarks, Movement Disorders, Autism, Multiple Endocrine ... (Read more)

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Dr. Naomi Yachelevich, MD
Specializes in Genetics
301 East 17th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Naomi Yachelevich is a medical specialist in genetics. Areas of expertise for Dr. Yachelevich include cleft lip and palate, growth problems, and cystic fibrosis (CF). She is in-network for Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. She studied medicine at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Dr. Yachelevich trained at Montefiore Medical Center for residency. She is professionally affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , cleft lip and palate

All Interests: Ear Problems, Cystic Fibrosis, Birthmarks, Genetic Counseling, Movement Disorders, Autism, Multiple ... (Read more)

Dr. Ralph Salvatore Mosca, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Ralph Mosca's specialty is pediatric cardiac surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Mosca include aortic valve replacement, heart tumor, and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). On average, patients gave Dr. Mosca a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at SUNY Upstate Medical University. Dr. Mosca completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Upstate Medical University. He has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Mosca (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Dr. Mosca's professional affiliations include Childrens Hospital of New Jersey at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , atrial septal defect

All Interests: Stenosis, Mitral Stenosis, Aortic Stenosis, Kawasaki Disease, Aortic Valve Repair, Aortic Valve ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    This survival rate is 'risk-adjusted' to account for the fact that some physicians treat sicker patients than average. The resulting percentage is the survival rate for the average patient who has this procedure.
    100%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.4 times the average?
    Physicians with high case severity treat sicker patients than average, and their patients are more at-risk. In contrast, physicians with low case severity treat healthier patients than average, and their patients are less at-risk.
  • Based on 6 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. David Alan Staffenberg, ScD, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
307 E 33rd Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. David Staffenberg's medical specialty is pediatric plastic and reconstructive surgery. He is a graduate of New York Medical College. He trained at Maimonides Medical Center for residency. Dr. Staffenberg's clinical interests include cleft lip and palate, general reconstruction, and ablation. The average patient rating for Dr. Staffenberg is 4.5 stars out of 5. He takes Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors. His professional affiliations include Montefiore Medical Center - Weiler Division Hospital and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , cleft lip and palate

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Eyelid Retraction Repair, Down Syndrome, Blepharoptosis Repair, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Jeffrey Andrew Goldstein, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
233 Broadway; Suite 640
New York, NY
 

Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein practices spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He obtained his medical school training at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Goldstein's areas of expertise include the following: spinal cord tumor, back injuries, and tailbone problems. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Goldstein accepts several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Goldstein (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Spanish, and Greek. Dr. Goldstein is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , spina bifida

All Interests: Scoliosis, Compression Fractures, Fractures, Lumbar Spine Problems, Back Injuries, Cervical Spine ... (Read more)

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Dr. Vinay Manohar Tak, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery
121 Dekalb Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Vinay Tak sees patients in Stony Brook, NY, Brooklyn, NY, and New York, NY. His medical specialties are general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Tak include thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, and achalasia. Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and HealthSmart are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Tak takes. After attending Nil Ratan Sarkar Medical College for medical school, he completed his residency training at New York Hospital Queens and a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU). Dr. Tak (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, Bengali, and Hindi. He is professionally affiliated with Wyckoff Heights Medical Center and Flushing Hospital Medical Center. Unfortunately, Dr. Tak is not currently accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , pectus excavatum

All Interests: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Achalasia, Pectus Excavatum, Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve Disease, ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    This survival rate is 'risk-adjusted' to account for the fact that some physicians treat sicker patients than average. The resulting percentage is the survival rate for the average patient who has this procedure.
    97.2%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.2 times the average?
    Physicians with high case severity treat sicker patients than average, and their patients are more at-risk. In contrast, physicians with low case severity treat healthier patients than average, and their patients are less at-risk.
  • Based on 180 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. David Howard Brick, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
170 West 12th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. David Brick is a pediatric cardiology specialist. He has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. These areas are among Dr. Brick's clinical interests: arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), rheumatic heart disease, and heart tumor. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He attended medical school at Ohio State University College of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at UH Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital. Dr. Brick has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Brick (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Spanish, and Cantonese. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Hackensack University Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , atrial septal defect

All Interests: Heart Valve Problems, Heart Problems, Lung Problems, Arteriovenous Malformation, Arrhythmias, Heart ... (Read more)

Dr. Noel Indranath Perinpanayagam, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 8r
New York, NY
 

Dr. Noel Perin is a neurosurgeon. Dr. Perin has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. These areas are among his clinical interests: scoliosis, spinal cord tumor, and spinal cord injuries. He is affiliated with VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Perin is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He attended the University of Colombo Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with New York University (NYU) for residency. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Perin (or staff) is conversant in Korean, Spanish, and Cantonese.

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Relevant Interests: , spina bifida

All Interests: Neck Pain, Endoscopic Surgery, Shoulder Pain, Scoliosis, Compression Fractures, Lumbar Spine ... (Read more)

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Dr. Sunil Prakash Malhotra, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Sunil Malhotra is a physician who specializes in pediatric cardiac surgery. His clinical interests include atrial septal defect, heart tumor, and aortic valve replacement. Dr. Malhotra takes several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Vytra, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO. After completing medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine, he performed his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver. Dr. Malhotra (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Sign Language, and Spanish. Dr. Malhotra's professional affiliations include Childrens Hospital of New Jersey at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , atrial septal defect

All Interests: Stenosis, Mitral Stenosis, Aortic Stenosis, Aortic Valve Replacement, Lung Problems, Heart Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Jeffrey Howard Wisoff, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Neurosurgery
317 East 34th Street; Suite 10-02
New York, NY
 

Dr. Jeffrey Wisoff is a medical specialist in pediatric neurosurgery. He attended medical school at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. His training includes a residency program at NYU Langone Medical Center. Areas of expertise for Dr. Wisoff include spinal cord tumor, pituitary tumor, and acoustic neuroma. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Wisoff honors Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Wisoff (or staff) speaks the following languages: Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Maimonides Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , spina bifida

All Interests: Syringomyelia, Brain Tumor, Meningioma, Hydrocephalus, Spina Bifida, Acoustic Neuroma, Chiari ... (Read more)

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