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We found 39 thoracic surgeons who accept Affinity Health Plan near Brooklyn, NY.

Dr. Ottis Wayne Isom, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
506 Sixth Street
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Ottis Isom is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. His clinical interests include mitral valve prolapse, bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and aortic valve surgery. Dr. Isom is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine. Before performing his residency at Parkland Health & Hospital System, Dr. Isom attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, POMCO, and more. Dr. Isom's distinctions include: 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: 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: ?
    98.8%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.8 times the average?
  • Based on 100 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Paul Scott Lajos, MD
Specializes in Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
New York, NY
 

Dr. Paul Lajos specializes in vascular surgery and thoracic surgery. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. His clinical interests include renal artery stenosis, transtibial (below knee) amputation, and atherosclerosis. After completing medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine, Dr. Lajos performed his residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center, the University of Maryland Medical Center, and Loma Linda University Medical Center. He takes Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Lajos's practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Doppler Ultrasound, Knee Problems, Aortic Disease, Angiogram, Aortic Aneurysm, Arteriovenous ... (Read more)

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Dr. Paul Jubeong Chai, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
3959 Broadway - Chn-276
New York, NY
 

Dr. Paul Chai specializes in cardiac surgery, pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, and thoracic surgery. He has indicated that his clinical interests include heart surgery and congenital heart disease. He honors POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. Dr. Chai attended Duke University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Duke University Medical Center for residency. Dr. Chai has received distinctions including One of America's Top Doctors; Alpha Omega Alpha, Duke University School of Medicine; and Children's Miracle Network Research Grant. In addition to English, Dr. Chai (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include ColumbiaDoctors, St. Joseph's Health System, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Heart Surgery, Congenital Heart Disease

Dr. Nitsana Alpha Spigland, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Nitsana Spigland is a physician who specializes in surgical oncology (cancer surgery) and pediatric thoracic surgery. She has a special interest in inflammatory bowel disease, neonatal surgery, and laparoscopic surgery. Dr. Spigland has received a 3.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She is in-network for Coresource, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Healthfirst, in addition to other insurance carriers. She obtained her medical school training at New York Medical College and performed her residency at Lenox Hill Hospital. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Spigland has received include New York Magazine "Best Doctors in NYC"; Castle Connolly "America's Top Doctors"; and New York SuperDoctor, an honor awarded just 5% of New York physicians. Dr. Spigland (or staff) is conversant in Hebrew, Korean, and Spanish. Dr. Spigland is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Neonatal Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Esophagus Problems, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Minimally ... (Read more)

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Dr. Shaun Allen Steigman, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Head and Neck Surgery
525 E 68th Street, Box 209; Division of Pediatric Surgery
New York, NY
 

Dr. Shaun Steigman works as a general surgeon, cancer surgeon, and pediatric thoracic surgeon in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. His areas of expertise include cancer surgery, lung surgery, and abnormal prenatal diagnosis. He honors Coresource, Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. Dr. Steigman attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Steigman trained at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Steigman's distinctions include: New York Rising Stars; Isaac O. Mehrez Award for Surgical Excellence, Mt. Auburn Hospital; and Poster of Distinction, Massachussetts Chapter of American College of Surgeons, 54th Annual Meeting. Dr. Steigman (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Hebrew and Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. He is not currently accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Neonatal Surgery, Circumcision, Esophagus Problems, Surgical Procedures, Thoracic Surgery ... (Read more)

Dr. Samuel Jones Lang, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 East 68th Street, M-404; Cardiothoracic Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Samuel Lang works as a cardiac surgeon, vascular surgeon, and thoracic surgeon in M404, NY, New York, NY, and Flushing, NY. Dr. Lang's clinical interests include aortic aneurysm, heart valve surgery, and beating heart (off-pump) coronary bypass surgery. He is professionally affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Coresource, and United Healthcare Compass. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College, and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Lang has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Lang (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve Repair, Beating Heart Coronary Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    99.1%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.6 times the average?
  • Based on 399 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 sees patients in New York, NY. His medical specialties are cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. His areas of expertise include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), minimally invasive cardiac surgery, and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Fidelis, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Guy obtained his medical school training at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and performed his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. His distinctions include: Philadelphia Super Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and One of America's Top Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Aortic Valve Disease, Aortic Valve Surgery, Mitral Valve Repair, Mitral Valve Replacement, ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Vinay Tak sees patients in Brooklyn, NY, Stony Brook, NY, and New York, NY. His medical specialties are general surgery and thoracic surgery. He graduated from Nil Ratan Sarkar Medical College. He trained at New York Hospital Queens and a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU) for residency. Areas of expertise for Dr. Tak include thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, and achalasia. He takes Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Tak (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, Bengali, and Hindi. His professional affiliations include Wyckoff Heights Medical Center and Flushing Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Tak has a closed panel.

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

Dr. Demetri Merianos' specialties are surgical oncology (cancer surgery), pediatric thoracic surgery, and pediatric head and neck surgery. He practices in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. The average patient rating for Dr. Merianos is 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: gynecological problems, cancer surgery, and pectus excavatum. Dr. Merianos's professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Merianos honors. He obtained his medical school training at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and performed his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. His distinctions include: New York Rising Stars; Weill Cornell Medical Center Excellence in Teaching Award; and National Merit Scholarship. Dr. Merianos (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Greek.

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Clinical interests: Circumcision, Esophagus Problems, Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, ... (Read more)

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 surgeon and thoracic surgeon. Dr. Reddy's areas of expertise consist of heart bypass surgery (CABG), pulmonary embolism, and pulmonary hypertension. He is in-network for Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Madras Medical College. For his residency, Dr. Reddy trained at The Brooklyn Hospital Center. He has received professional recognition including the following: Fellowship on Health Policy Management Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education. Dr. Reddy (or staff) is conversant in 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: ?
    93.8%
    (Worse than state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.9 times the average?
  • Based on 362 patients (2009-2011)
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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 is a specialist in thoracic surgery. He works in Bronx, NY, Flushing, NY, and New York, NY. Clinical interests for Dr. Lee include esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and lung cancer. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and POMCO. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Lee (or staff) speaks the following languages: Korean and Spanish. He is affiliated with Bronx VA Medical Center. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Achalasia, Sarcoma, Upper Endoscopy, Diagnostic Bronchoscopy, Lung Problems, Thoracic Surgery ... (Read more)

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Dr. Isaac George, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
177 Fort Washington Avenue, Milstein Hospital Building; Room 7gn-435
New York, NY
 

Dr. Isaac George's specialties are cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. He practices in New York, NY. Dr. George attended medical school at Duke University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. George completed residency programs at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. These areas are among his clinical interests: transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and aortic valve surgery. Dr. George honors Medicaid Managed Care, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: Duke University Comprehensive Cancer Center Fellowship; Pi Tau Sigma, Mechanical Engineering Honor Society; and New Era Cardiac Surgery Conference Scholarship. He is affiliated with the University of Rochester Medical Center and ColumbiaDoctors. Dr. George is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Women's Heart Disease, Aortic Stenosis, Beating Heart Coronary Bypass Surgery, ... (Read more)

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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 New York, NY physician who specializes in thoracic surgery. He graduated from Duke University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Medical University of South Carolina. His clinical interests include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. Dr. Pass takes several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Pass is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Bronchoscopy, Endoscopic Surgery, Thoracic Cancer, Upper Endoscopy, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Winnie Wei-Ning Lee, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
130 East 77th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Winnie Lee practices thoracic surgery. Patients rated her highly, giving her an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Lee is affiliated with Syosset Hospital, Huntington Hospital, and Plainview Hospital. She is in-network for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. She has an open panel. She is a graduate of West Virginia University School of Medicine. Dr. Lee (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Spanish, and Taiwanese.

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Dr. Robert Frederick Tranbaugh, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
263 7th Avenue; Suite 414
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Robert Tranbaugh is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. Dr. Tranbaugh is especially interested in heart bypass surgery (CABG), mitral valve surgery, and aortic aneurysm repair. He is affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Tranbaugh (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Russian.

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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Mitral Valve Surgery, Surgical Procedures, Aortic Aneurysm, Heart Surgery, ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    96%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.8 times the average?
  • Based on 452 patients (2009-2011)
Dr. Anthony J Tortolani, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 East 68th Street M4; Box 110
New York, NY
 

Dr. Anthony Tortolani practices cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. He graduated from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and then he performed his residency at North Shore University Hospital. Dr. Tortolani's clinical interests include heart failure, bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and heart valve surgery. He accepts Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinctions: Medical Ltd.-1st Edition through 16th Edition; 1999,2000,2001,2002,2003,2004,2005,2006,2007, 2008.2009,2010,2011,2012; and Guide to Americas "Top Physicians" 2002-2012. Dr. Tortolani (or staff) speaks the following languages: Korean, Spanish, and Italian. Dr. Tortolani's professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Wyckoff Heights Medical Center. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve Replacement, Beating ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    93.8%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.8 times the average?
  • Based on 226 patients (2009-2011)
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