We found 4 cardiac surgeons who accept Empire BlueCross BlueShield near Flushing, 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 in-network for Coresource, Amerigroup, United Healthcare Compass, and more. After attending Tufts University School of Medicine, Dr. Mack completed his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He has received the following distinctions: Distinguished Housestaff Award, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Merle Wood Scholar of the Andrew G. Morrow Society of Cardiovascular; and Surgeons Research Award. In addition to English, Dr. Mack (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Spanish, and German. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine.
Clinical interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Atrial Fibrillation, Heart Valve ... (Read more)
Dr. Samuel Lang practices cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery. Dr. Lang (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish. Areas of expertise 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 is in-network for Amerigroup, Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and more. Dr. Lang has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors.
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)
Dr. Dimitrios Avgerinos is a specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. He works in New York, NY and Flushing, NY. His areas of expertise include the following: transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart bypass surgery (CABG), and minimally invasive cardiac surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Avgerinos is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Avgerinos takes Child Health Plus, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He is a graduate of Tufts University School of Medicine and the University of Athens Faculty of Medicine and a graduate of Beth Israel Medical Center's residency program. Dr. Avgerinos (or staff) speaks the following languages: Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. Dr. Avgerinos is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens.
Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Atrial Fibrillation, Mitral Valve Repair, Mitral Valve Replacement, Mitral ... (Read more)
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.
Clinical interests: Achalasia, Lung Cancer Surgery, Minimally Invasive Esophageal Surgery, Hiatal Hernia, Nissen ... (Read more)