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We found 84 providers with an interest in thoracic problems and who accept Healthfirst near Brooklyn, NY.

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

Dr. Vinay Tak is a medical specialist in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Tak include thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, and achalasia. Dr. Tak accepts several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and HealthSmart. He graduated from Nil Ratan Sarkar Medical College and then he performed his residency at New York Hospital Queens and a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU). Dr. Tak (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, Bengali, and Hindi. Dr. Tak is affiliated with Wyckoff Heights Medical Center and Flushing Hospital Medical Center. He is not currently accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, pectus excavatum, thoracic (chest) problems

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

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    97.2%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.2 times the average?
  • Based on 180 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Harvey Ira Pass, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Harvey Pass is a chest surgeon in New York, NY. He studied medicine at Duke University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Pass trained at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Medical University of South Carolina. Clinical interests for Dr. Pass include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Pass honors. He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Pass is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, thoracic cancer, mesothelioma, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Bronchoscopy, Endoscopic Surgery, Thoracic Cancer, Esophagus Problems, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Dong-Seok Daniel Lee, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
300 Cadman Plaza West; 1 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Dong-Seok Lee's specialty is thoracic surgery. His clinical interests include esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and lung cancer. Dr. Lee is affiliated with Bronx VA Medical Center. He is in-network for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Lee (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Korean and Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Achalasia, Sarcoma, Upper Endoscopy, Laparoscopic Fundoplication, Diagnostic Bronchoscopy, Lung ... (Read more)

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Dr. Michael D Zervos, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
Bellevue Hospital; 27th Street & 1st Avenue
New York, NY
 

Dr. Michael Zervos' area of specialization is thoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Zervos include cancer surgery, achalasia, and myasthenia gravis. He honors several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Vytra, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO. He attended the University of Crete Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at NYU Langone Medical Center for residency. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Manhattan Campus of the VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, thoracic cancer, tracheal cancer, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Endoscopic Surgery, Fundoplication, Thoracic ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Bernard Crawford is a physician who specializes in thoracic surgery. Dr. Crawford graduated from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and then he performed his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center. His clinical interests include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Crawford is in-network for Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Crawford's professional affiliations include VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, mediastinal disease, pectus excavatum, thoracic cancer, mediastinal tumor, pectus carinatum

All Interests: Lung Biopsy, Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Fundoplication, Thoracic Cancer, Lung Problems, Neuroendocrine ... (Read more)

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Dr. Nasser Khaled Altorki, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 East 68th Street, M-404; Cardiothoracic Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Nasser Altorki is a specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Altorki include esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and lung surgery. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Altorki honors several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and Health Insurance Plan of New York (HIP). He is a graduate of Cairo University, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Altorki include: New York Super Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. Dr. Altorki (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymoma

All Interests: Achalasia, Heartburn, Laparoscopic Fundoplication, Acid Reflux, Surgical Procedures, Minimally ... (Read more)

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Dr. Jessica Scott Donington, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
423 East 23rd Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Jessica Donington is a thoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY. She attended Rush Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at Mayo Clinic for residency. Areas of expertise for Dr. Donington include lung biopsy, esophageal cancer, and minimally invasive surgery. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Donington (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Arabic, and Sign Language. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Manhattan Campus of the VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Esophagus Problems, Lung Problems, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Esophageal ... (Read more)

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Dr. Brendon Matthew Stiles, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 East 68th Street, M-404; Cardiothoracic Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Brendon Stiles' medical specialty is cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. These areas are among Dr. Stiles's clinical interests: esophageal cancer, thoracic outlet syndrome, and lung cancer. Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Stiles honors. After completing medical school at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Virginia. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Compliance Leader, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery. Dr. Stiles (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Spanish, and German. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymoma

All Interests: VATS Lung Surgery, Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, Excision, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Thomas Victor Bilfinger, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
Stony Brook Surgical Associates, Pc; Stony Brook University Hospital
Hsc, T-19, Room 080, NY
 

Dr. Thomas Bilfinger's area of specialization is thoracic surgery. Patients rated Dr. Bilfinger highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He has a special interest in lung cancer, heart valve disease, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Viant, and Healthfirst. He attended the University of Zurich Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for residency. Dr. Bilfinger (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, German, and French.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, thoracic (chest) problems

All Interests: Bypass Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Thoracic Problems, Heart Valve Disease, Esophagus Problems, ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    95.6%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 times the average?
  • Based on 145 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Jeffrey L Port, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 East 68th Street, M-404; Cardiothoracic Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Jeffrey Port, who practices in New York, NY, is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. His clinical interests include esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and achalasia. He takes several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO. Before performing his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center, Dr. Port attended New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Dr. Port has received professional recognition including the following: One of America's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and New York Super Doctors. He speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymoma

All Interests: Achalasia, Heartburn, Laparoscopic Fundoplication, Acid Reflux, Surgical Procedures, Thoracic ... (Read more)

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Dr. Costas Bizekis, MD
Specializes in Other, Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Costas Bizekis' specialty is thoracic surgery. Dr. Bizekis (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Hebrew, and Spanish. Dr. Bizekis's clinical interests include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. He is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Bizekis graduated from New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. He honors several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, thoracic cancer, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Endoscopic Surgery, Esophageal Spasm, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Fouad Elias Elias Lajam, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
150 East 77th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Fouad Lajam is a thoracic surgeon in Flushing, NY and New York, NY. Dr. Lajam's clinical interests include esophageal cancer, thoracic outlet syndrome, and collapsed lung (pneumothorax). He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. His practice is open to new patients. He is a graduate of Autonomous University of Santo Domingo Faculty of Medicine and a graduate of Elmhurst Hospital Center's residency program. Dr. Lajam (or staff) is conversant in Arabic, Spanish, and French.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Heart Problems, Myasthenia Gravis, Diagnostic Bronchoscopy, Thoracotomy, Hyperhidrosis, Esophageal ... (Read more)

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Dr. Mikhail Vaynblat, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Mikhail Vaynblat is a specialist in cardiac surgery. His areas of expertise include lung biopsy, minimally invasive surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. He accepts Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. Dr. Vaynblat's education and training includes medical school at Petrozavodsk State University and residency at Maimonides Medical Center. Dr. Vaynblat (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Maimonides Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, mediastinal disease, thoracic cancer, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Lung Biopsy, Thoracic Cancer, Lung Problems, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Lung Cancer, Non-Small ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    96.1%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 times the average?
  • Based on 241 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Sebron W Harrison, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
263 7th Avenue; Suite 4h, Medical Pavilion
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Sebron Harrison works as a heart surgeon and chest surgeon. He graduated from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Alabama. Dr. Harrison's areas of expertise include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), esophageal cancer surgery, and lung cancer. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Coresource, and Anthem. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Lung Cancer Surgery, Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Heart ... (Read more)

Dr. Wissam N Raad, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
325 West 15th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Wissam Raad's specialty is thoracic surgery. Dr. Raad (or staff) speaks Arabic, Spanish, and Russian. Areas of expertise for Dr. Raad include esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and achalasia. He obtained his medical school training at Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut. He takes several insurance carriers, including Medicaid Managed Care, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and POMCO. Dr. Raad welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Lobectomy, Thymectomy, Hiatal Hernia, Fundoplication, Needle Biopsy, Upper ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
525 East 68th Street M 404
New York, NY
 

Dr. Andrew Nguyen is a physician who specializes in cardiac surgery. These areas are among Dr. Nguyen's clinical interests: minimally invasive esophageal surgery, achalasia, and lung cancer surgery. He takes Coresource, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Dr. Nguyen attended Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. He is conversant in Vietnamese. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens.

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Relevant Interests: , mesothelioma, mediastinal tumor, thymoma

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Cancer Surgery, Minimally Invasive Esophageal Surgery, Hiatal Hernia, Nissen ... (Read more)

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