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Dr. Leonard Nick Girardi, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
525 East 68th Street, M-404; Cardiothoracic Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Leonard Girardi specializes in cardiac surgery and practices in New York, NY. Dr. Girardi (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Hebrew, and Korean. His areas of expertise include the following: aortic aneurysm, second opinions, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). He is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine. He graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Girardi's residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Girardi takes. Dr. Girardi 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.

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Clinical Interests: Second Opinions, Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, ... (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.
    98.6%
    (Better than state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 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 927 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Ottis Wayne Isom, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
506 Sixth Street
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Ottis Isom is a physician who specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Isom average 5.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among Dr. Isom's clinical interests: mitral valve prolapse, bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and aortic valve surgery. He takes Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, POMCO, and more. Dr. Isom is a graduate of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. For his residency, Dr. Isom trained at Parkland Health & Hospital System. 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. He is professionally affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , heart valve replacement, mitral valve replacement

All Interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Aortic Valve Disease, Heart ... (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.
    98.8%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.8 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 100 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Charles Anthony Mack III, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
525 East 68th Street, M-404; Cardiothoracic Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Charles Mack is a specialist in cardiac surgery. He works in New York, NY and Flushing, NY. These areas are among his clinical interests: bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, heart bypass surgery (CABG), and heart valve surgery. He is professionally affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. Dr. Mack takes several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Amerigroup, and United Healthcare Compass. Before performing his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College, Dr. Mack attended Tufts University School of Medicine. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Mack has received include Distinguished Housestaff Award, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Merle Wood Scholar of the Andrew G. Morrow Society of Cardiovascular; and Surgeons Research Award. Dr. Mack (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Spanish, and German.

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Relevant Interests: , heart valve replacement

All Interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Atrial Fibrillation, Heart Valve ... (Read more)

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Dr. Paul Edward Stelzer, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
1190 5th Avenue, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Box 1028
New York, NY
 

Dr. Paul Stelzer is a cardiac surgery specialist. Dr. Stelzer's patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. He has a special interest in aortic valve replacement, aortic aneurysm, and aortic stenosis. He is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is open to new patients. After attending Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons for medical school, Dr. Stelzer completed his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Stelzer include: New York Super Doctors and Best Doctors New York Magazine New award Castle Connolly Top Doctors New York Metro Area. He speaks Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , aortic valve replacement, heart valve replacement

All Interests: Heart Valve Replacement, Aortic Stenosis, Heart Valve Disease, Aortic Valve Replacement, Aortic ... (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%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.4 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 256 patients (2009-2011)
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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: , aortic valve replacement

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. T. Sloane Sloane Guy, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 E 68th Street; Suite M404
New York, NY
 

Dr. T. Guy's specialties are cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. He practices in New York, NY. Clinical interests for Dr. Guy include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart bypass surgery (CABG), and tumor. Dr. Guy is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Fidelis, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Guy include: Philadelphia Super Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and One of America's Top Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), mitral valve replacement

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Tumor, Aortic Valve Disease, Aortic Valve Surgery, Mitral Valve Repair, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 23
  • Charge (avg.): $7,595
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $3,285
Dr. David Harold Adams, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
1190 Fifth Avenue, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY
 

Dr. David Adams works as a heart surgeon in New York, NY. Patient ratings for Dr. Adams average 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise consist of mitral valve prolapse, mitral stenosis, and mitral regurgitation (leaky mitral valve). Dr. Adams honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, and Vytra, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at Duke University School of Medicine, he performed his residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Harvard Medical School. Dr. Adams has received professional recognition including the following: Best Doctors; New York Super Doctors; and New York Magazine. Dr. Adams (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and French. He is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Adams is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Mitral Stenosis, Tricuspid Valve Disease, Heart Problems, Mitral Regurgitation, Heart 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.
    97.9%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.0 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 886 patients (2009-2011)
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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: , aortic valve replacement

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

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Dr. Alfred Thomas Culliford III, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 4k
New York, NY
 

Dr. Alfred Culliford is a heart surgeon. Clinical interests for Dr. Culliford include aortic valve replacement, heart bypass surgery (CABG), and mitral stenosis. He is in-network for Coresource, Vytra, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more. Dr. Culliford attended New York Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at NYU Langone Medical Center for residency. Dr. Culliford has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Culliford (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Hebrew, and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , aortic valve replacement

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Mitral Stenosis, Aortic Stenosis, Tricuspid Valve Disease, 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.
    97.1%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 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 185 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Karl Hemingway Krieger, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
525 East 68th Street, M-404; Cardiothoracic Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Karl Krieger's specialty is cardiac surgery. After attending Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. His areas of expertise include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart valve disease, and bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Krieger average 4.0 stars out of 5. He takes several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO. He has received distinctions including One of America's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and New York Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Krieger speaks Spanish. Dr. Krieger is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart valve replacement, mitral valve replacement

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Beating Heart Coronary Bypass Surgery, Minimally Invasive Valve Repair, ... (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.
    98.1%
    (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 584 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Ramachandra Cherukuru Reddy, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
240 Willoughby Street; 5th Floor, Suite 5a
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Ramachandra Reddy is a cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery specialist. He attended Madras Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at The Brooklyn Hospital Center. Areas of expertise for Dr. Reddy include heart bypass surgery (CABG), pulmonary embolism, and pulmonary hypertension. He accepts Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: Fellowship on Health Policy Management Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education. In addition to English, Dr. Reddy (or staff) speaks Telugu, Spanish, and Tamil. Dr. Reddy is affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Embolism, Coronary Artery Disease

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.
    93.8%
    (Worse than state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.9 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 362 patients (2009-2011)
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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 4k
New York, NY
 

Dr. Daniel Swistel is a cardiac surgery specialist in New York, NY. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among Dr. Swistel's clinical interests: minimally invasive surgery, mitral valve disease, and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He attended UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Montefiore Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Swistel (or staff) speaks Urdu, Spanish, and Chinese. Dr. Swistel is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Clinical Interests: Surgical Procedures, Aortic Valve Disease, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Mitral 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.
    95.3%
    (Worse than state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.0 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 473 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Aubrey Claudius Galloway, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Aubrey Galloway works as a cardiac surgeon. He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Clinical interests for Dr. Galloway include heart tumor, aortic valve replacement, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). He accepts several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He graduated from Tulane University School of Medicine. Dr. Galloway trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver for his residency. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Galloway (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Hebrew, and Spanish. Dr. Galloway is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , aortic valve replacement

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Mitral Stenosis, Aortic Stenosis, Tricuspid Valve Disease, 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.
    97.3%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 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 574 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Mathew Russell Williams I, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Other
423 East 23rd Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Mathew Williams is a physician who specializes in cardiac surgery. Dr. Williams's areas of expertise include the following: aortic valve replacement, mitral valve repair, and minimally invasive surgery. He honors several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. After completing medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, he performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Williams's hospital/clinic affiliations include NYU Langone Cardiovascular Associates and VA NY Harbor Healthcare System.

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Relevant Interests: , aortic valve replacement

All Interests: Mitral Stenosis, Aortic Stenosis, Tricuspid Valve Disease, Aortic Valve Replacement, Aortic ... (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.
    97.7%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.5 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 445 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Greg Howard Ribakove, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
4802 Tenth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Greg Ribakove is a physician who specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. In addition to English, Dr. Ribakove (or staff) speaks Mandarin, French, and Cantonese. These areas are among Dr. Ribakove's clinical interests: heart valve disease, heart bypass surgery (CABG), and minimally invasive cardiac surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Maimonides Medical Center. Dr. Ribakove studied medicine at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with New York University (NYU). He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Health First, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , heart valve replacement

All Interests: Heart Tumor, Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve Replacement, Heart Valve Repair, Heart 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.
    95.7%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 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 236 patients (2009-2011)
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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Other, Thoracic Surgery
1041 Third Avenue
New York, NY
 

Dr. John Anastasi works as a heart surgeon, vascular surgeon, and thoracic surgeon. He is rated 3.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Anastasi takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Wake Forest University School of Medicine. His training includes residency programs at Allegheny General Hospital and Bellevue Hospital Center. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Anastasi's hospital/clinic affiliations include the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Lenox Hill Hospital, and Staten Island University Hospital. Dr. Anastasi's practice is open to new patients.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 26
  • Charge (avg.): $5,754
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $2,127

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