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We found 40 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 works as a heart surgeon and thoracic surgeon. He is a graduate of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Dr. Isom's training includes a residency program at Parkland Health & Hospital System. Areas of expertise for Dr. Isom include mitral valve prolapse, bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and aortic valve surgery. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Isom accepts Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received distinctions including New York Super Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. Dr. Isom is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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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' specialties are vascular surgery and thoracic surgery. He practices in Astoria, NY, New York, NY, and Brooklyn, NY. These areas are among his clinical interests: renal artery stenosis, transtibial (below knee) amputation, and atherosclerosis. Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Lajos honors. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Lajos's office for an appointment. He graduated from Tulane University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center, the University of Maryland Medical Center, and Loma Linda University Medical Center. He is conversant in Spanish.

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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's areas of specialization are cardiac surgery, pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, and thoracic surgery. Before performing his residency at Duke University Medical Center, Dr. Chai attended Duke University School of Medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Chai include heart surgery and congenital heart disease. He honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. His distinctions include: One of America's Top Doctors; Alpha Omega Alpha, Duke University School of Medicine; and Children's Miracle Network Research Grant. Dr. Chai (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish. Dr. Chai's professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, ColumbiaDoctors, and St. Joseph's Health System. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Lung Problems, 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 specialist in surgical oncology (cancer surgery) and pediatric thoracic surgery. She works in New York, NY. Dr. Spigland (or staff) speaks Hebrew, Korean, and Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Spigland include inflammatory bowel disease, neonatal surgery, and laparoscopic surgery. Her professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. She attended New York Medical College and then went on to complete her residency at Lenox Hill Hospital. Her patients gave her an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Spigland takes Coresource, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Healthfirst, in addition to other insurance carriers. Her distinctions 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.

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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, who practices in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY, is a medical specialist in general surgery, surgical oncology (cancer surgery), and pediatric thoracic surgery. In addition to English, Dr. Steigman (or staff) speaks Hebrew and Spanish. His clinical interests include cancer surgery, lung surgery, and abnormal prenatal diagnosis. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. His education and training includes medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Steigman has received the following distinctions: 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. He is closed to new patients at this time.

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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 practices cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery in M404, NY, New York, NY, and Flushing, NY. Dr. Lang (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Lang include aortic aneurysm, heart valve surgery, and beating heart (off-pump) coronary bypass surgery. Dr. Lang's hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine. After attending the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine, he completed his residency training 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). He takes Amerigroup, Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and more. Dr. Lang has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors.

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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 is a specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Guy include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), minimally invasive cardiac surgery, and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Fidelis, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Guy attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. 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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Clinical interests: Aortic Valve Disease, Aortic Valve Surgery, Mitral Valve Repair, Mitral Valve Replacement, ... (Read more)

Dr. Michael Wayne Lee, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Urology, Thoracic Surgery
4802 10th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Michael Lee practices cardiac surgery, general surgery, and urology (urinary tract disease). Before performing his residency at Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh, a hospital affiliated with Indiana University, and a hospital affiliated with SUNY, University at Buffalo, Dr. Lee attended Indiana University School of Medicine and Northeast Ohio Medical University for medical school. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Lee honors. He has received professional recognition including the following: Detroit Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Lee is affiliated with St. John's Hospital, McLaren Health Care, and St. John Hospital and Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: X-Rays

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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, who practices in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY, is a medical specialist in surgical oncology (cancer surgery), pediatric thoracic surgery, and pediatric head and neck surgery. Dr. Merianos (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Greek. His areas of expertise include gynecological problems, cancer surgery, and pectus excavatum. He is professionally affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. He is a graduate of UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and a graduate of Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania's residency program. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Merianos is in-network for Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include New York Rising Stars; Weill Cornell Medical Center Excellence in Teaching Award; and National Merit Scholarship.

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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 specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery and practices in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. He has a special interest in heart bypass surgery (CABG), pulmonary embolism, and pulmonary hypertension. Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Reddy takes. He is a graduate of Madras Medical College. Dr. Reddy trained at The Brooklyn Hospital Center for his residency. He has received professional recognition including the following: Fellowship on Health Policy Management Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education. Dr. Reddy (or staff) speaks the following languages: Telugu, Spanish, and Tamil. Dr. Reddy is professionally affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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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 practices thoracic surgery in Bronx, NY, Flushing, NY, and New York, NY. Areas of expertise for Dr. Lee include esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and lung cancer. He is professionally affiliated with Bronx VA Medical Center. He accepts Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and POMCO, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Lee's office for an appointment. He is a graduate of UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Lee (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Korean and Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Achalasia, Sarcoma, Upper Endoscopy, Diagnostic Bronchoscopy, Lung Problems, Thoracic 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 specialist in thoracic surgery. Before completing his residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Medical University of South Carolina, Dr. Pass attended medical school at Duke University School of Medicine. His areas of expertise include the following: esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Pass has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. He speaks 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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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Bernard Crawford is a thoracic surgeon in New York, NY. He has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Areas of expertise for Dr. Crawford include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. Dr. Crawford's hospital/clinic affiliations include VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center. Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Crawford takes. He is a graduate of George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and a graduate of NYU Langone Medical Center's residency program. Dr. Crawford has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Crawford is conversant in Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Lung Biopsy, Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Thoracic Cancer, Lung Problems, Neuroendocrine Disorders, ... (Read more)

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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 specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. He works in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. His clinical interests include heart bypass surgery (CABG), mitral valve surgery, and aortic aneurysm repair. He is affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital. Dr. Tranbaugh honors Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Tranbaugh attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Tranbaugh trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He has received professional recognition including the following: 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, Heart Surgery, Aortic Aneurysm Repair

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 specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery and practices in Brooklyn, NY and New York, NY. In addition to English, Dr. Tortolani (or staff) speaks Korean, Spanish, and Italian. His areas of expertise include heart failure, bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and heart valve surgery. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Wyckoff Heights Medical Center. Before completing his residency at North Shore University Hospital, Dr. Tortolani attended medical school at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. He is in-network for Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include 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. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Tortolani's office for an appointment.

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

Dr. Jessica Donington specializes in thoracic surgery and practices in New York, NY. Dr. Donington's areas of expertise include the following: lung biopsy, esophageal cancer, and minimally invasive surgery. She is affiliated with Manhattan Campus of the VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center. She takes Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. Before completing her residency at Mayo Clinic, Dr. Donington attended medical school at Rush Medical College. Dr. Donington (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Arabic, and Sign Language.

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

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