We found 38 thoracic surgeons who accept Affinity Health Plan near Brooklyn, NY.

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

Dr. Ottis Isom, who practices in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY, is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and residency at Parkland Health & Hospital System. Clinical interests for Dr. Isom include mitral valve prolapse, bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and aortic valve surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Isom average 5.0 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO. He has received the following distinctions: New York Super Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. Dr. Isom is professionally 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: ?
    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. 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 specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology (cancer surgery), and pediatric thoracic surgery and practices in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. Before completing his residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Dr. Steigman attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Steigman include cancer surgery, lung surgery, and abnormal prenatal diagnosis. Dr. Steigman is in-network for Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Steigman has received distinctions including 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 Hebrew and Spanish. His professional 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. Paul Jubeong Chai, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
3959 Broadway - Chn-276
New York, NY
 

Dr. Paul Chai is a specialist in cardiac surgery, pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, and thoracic surgery. He has indicated that his clinical interests include heart surgery and congenital heart disease. He takes several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Chai attended Duke University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Duke University Medical Center for residency. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Chai 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) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish. His professional affiliations include ColumbiaDoctors, St. Joseph's Health System, and NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. Dr. Chai is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Lung Problems, Heart Surgery, Congenital Heart Disease

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's specialties are cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery. He practices in M404, NY, New York, NY, and Flushing, NY. He studied medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine. Dr. Lang's medical residency was performed 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). Areas of expertise for Dr. Lang include aortic aneurysm, heart valve surgery, and beating heart (off-pump) coronary bypass surgery. He accepts Amerigroup, Coresource, and United Healthcare Compass, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Lang (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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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: ?
    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.
    99.1%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.6 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 399 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Paul Scott Lajos, MD
Specializes in Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
New York, NY
 

Dr. Paul Lajos is a specialist in vascular surgery and thoracic surgery. He works in New York, NY, Astoria, NY, and Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Lajos speaks Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Lajos include transfemoral (above knee) amputation, renal artery stenosis, and transtibial (below knee) amputation. After completing medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine, he performed his residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center, the University of Maryland Medical Center, and Loma Linda University Medical Center. He accepts Amerigroup, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. His practice is open to new patients.

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

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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. Dr. Spigland graduated from New York Medical College. Her medical residency was performed at Lenox Hill Hospital. Clinical interests for Dr. Spigland include cancer surgery, inflammatory bowel disease, and neonatal surgery. She is rated 3.0 stars out of 5 by her patients. Dr. Spigland is an in-network provider for Coresource, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Healthfirst, as well as 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. In addition to English, Dr. Spigland (or staff) speaks Hebrew, Korean, and Spanish. She is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Cancer Surgery, Neonatal Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Esophagus Problems, Surgical Procedures, ... (Read more)

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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 physician who specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. 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, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and then went on to complete 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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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Tumor, Aortic Valve Disease, Aortic Valve Surgery, Mitral Valve Repair, ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Michael Lee is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery, general surgery, and urology (urinary tract disease). Dr. Lee obtained his medical school training at Indiana University School of Medicine and Northeast Ohio Medical University and performed his residency at Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh, a hospital affiliated with Indiana University, and a hospital affiliated with SUNY, University at Buffalo. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Lee takes. He has received professional recognition including the following: Detroit Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Lee speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include 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, Nypbmh Medical Pavilion
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Demetri Merianos sees patients in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. His medical specialties are surgical oncology (cancer surgery), pediatric thoracic surgery, and pediatric head and neck surgery. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: gynecological problems, cancer surgery, and pectus excavatum. Dr. Merianos is professionally affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. Dr. Merianos accepts Coresource, Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. His education and training includes medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and 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. In addition to English, Dr. Merianos (or staff) speaks Spanish and Greek.

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

Dr. Harvey Ira Pass, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Harvey Pass practices thoracic surgery in New York, NY. His areas of expertise include the following: esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. He takes Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Pass's education and training includes medical school at Duke University School of Medicine and residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Medical University of South Carolina. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Pass is professionally affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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

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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 has a special interest in heart bypass surgery (CABG), pulmonary embolism, and pulmonary hypertension. Dr. Reddy is affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Reddy has an open panel. He attended medical school at Madras Medical College. For his professional training, Dr. Reddy completed a residency program at The Brooklyn Hospital Center. He has received the distinction of Fellowship on Health Policy Management Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education. Dr. Reddy (or staff) speaks the following languages: Telugu, Spanish, and Tamil.

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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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Dr. Faiz Y Bhora, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
1000 10th Avenue, Mount Sinai West, Department of Thoracic Surgery; 2b-07
New York, NY
 

Dr. Faiz Bhora's medical specialty is thoracic surgery. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Roosevelt, and The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. Dr. Bhora is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, Secure Horizons, and more. His practice is open to new patients. He graduated from Aga Khan University Medical College and then he performed his residency at George Washington University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Bhora has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Bhora (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Spanish, and Cantonese.

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Dr. Bernard K Crawford Jr., MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Bernard Crawford is a thoracic surgeon in New York, NY. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. Dr. Crawford accepts Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences for medical school, Dr. Crawford completed his residency training at NYU Langone Medical Center. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Crawford's professional affiliations include VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Lung Biopsy, Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Fundoplication, Thoracic Cancer, Lung Problems, Neuroendocrine ... (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 sees patients in Bronx, NY, Flushing, NY, and New York, NY. His medical specialty is thoracic surgery. Dr. Lee's areas of expertise include esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and lung cancer. He is professionally affiliated with Bronx VA Medical Center. He honors several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and POMCO. Dr. Lee has an open panel. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Lee (or staff) is conversant in Korean and Spanish.

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

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Dr. Robert Frederick Tranbaugh, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
263 7th Avenue; Suite 4h
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Robert Tranbaugh practices cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Tranbaugh's areas of expertise consist of heart bypass surgery (CABG), mitral valve surgery, and aortic aneurysm repair. He takes Coresource, Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and then 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. He is professionally affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital.

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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: ?
    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.
    96%
    (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 452 patients (2009-2011)
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 specialty is thoracic surgery. Dr. Bilfinger's areas of clinical interest consist of lung cancer, heart valve disease, and heart surgery. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Bilfinger is a graduate of the University of Zurich Faculty of Medicine. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Dr. Bilfinger (or staff) speaks Spanish, German, and French.

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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Thoracic Problems, Heart Valve Disease, Esophagus Problems, Heart Problems, ... (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.
    95.6%
    (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 145 patients (2009-2011)
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