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We found 20 providers matching minimally invasive surgery and who accept Medicaid Managed Care near New Hyde Park, NY.

Dr. Mathew Russell Williams I, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Other
1155 Northern Boulevard; Suite 330
Manhasset, NY
 

Dr. Mathew Williams specializes in cardiac surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: aortic valve replacement, mitral valve repair, and minimally invasive surgery. His professional affiliations include NYU Langone Cardiovascular Associates and VA NY Harbor Healthcare System. Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Williams honors. Dr. Williams's education and training includes medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive surgery

All Interests: Mitral Stenosis, Aortic Stenosis, Tricuspid Valve Disease, Aortic Valve Replacement, Aortic ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    97.7%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.5 times the average?
  • Based on 445 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Andrea Shari Wolf, MPH, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
Request An Appointment; 82-68 164th Street
Jamaica, NY
 

Dr. Andrea Wolf specializes in thoracic surgery. In addition to English, she speaks Hebrew. Her clinical interests include esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and lung cancer. Dr. Wolf is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center. Before completing her residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, and a hospital affiliated with Harvard Medical School, Dr. Wolf attended medical school at Harvard Medical School. She honors several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. She has received the distinction of New York Rising Stars. She is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS)

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $9,563
  • Medicare Cost: $783
Dr. Craig Stanton Radnay, MPH, MD
Specializes in Foot & Ankle Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
2200 Northern Boulevard
East Hills, NY
 

Dr. Craig Radnay works as a foot and ankle surgeon, orthopedist, and sports medicine specialist in New York, NY and East Hills, NY. Dr. Radnay's areas of expertise include arthroscopic surgery, osteomyelitis, and achilles tendonitis. He is rated highly by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Radnay completed his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Radnay (or staff) is conversant in Hungarian, Sign Language, and Spanish. His professional affiliations include Lenox Hill Hospital, St. Francis Hospital, and NYU Langone Medical Center. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, minimally invasive surgery

All Interests: ACL Injury, Foot Surgery, Total Knee Replacement, Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Jeffrey Fred Shapiro, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1999 Marcus Avenue; Suite 200
New Hyde Park, NY
 

Dr. Jeffrey Shapiro's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Shapiro include hip reconstruction and knee reconstruction. Dr. Shapiro is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Shapiro accepts. He obtained his medical school training at New York Medical College and performed his residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Shapiro is professionally affiliated with St. Francis Hospital, Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center, and North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset. Dr. Shapiro's practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Hip Reconstruction, Knee Reconstruction

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 43
  • Uninsured Cost: $888 - $1,136
  • Medicare Cost: $609 - $684
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Dr. Jennifer Braemar Ogilvie, MD
Specializes in Surgery
488 Great Neck Road
Great Neck, NY
 

Dr. Jennifer Ogilvie is a specialist in surgery. Her areas of expertise include the following: thyroid cancer, graves disease, and thyroid surgery. Dr. Ogilvie is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. After attending Harvard Medical School, she completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Ogilvie (or staff) speaks the following languages: Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. Dr. Ogilvie's professional affiliations include VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic adrenalectomy

All Interests: Graves Disease, Hyperparathyroidism, Hyperthyroidism, Neck Surgery, Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia, ... (Read more)

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Dr. David Phillip Magier, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
410 Lakeville Road
New Hyde Park, NY
 

Dr. David Magier is an adult gastroenterology specialist in Lake Success, NY, Great Neck, NY, and Suite 300, NY. He graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. These areas are among Dr. Magier's clinical interests: colon cancer, celiac disease, and biliary disorders (gallbladder and bile ducts). On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Magier accepts. In addition to English, Dr. Magier (or staff) speaks Hebrew, Spanish, and French. Dr. Magier is professionally affiliated with St. Francis Hospital, Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center, and NYU Langone Medical Center. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Endoscopic Surgery, Colon Cancer, Cancer Screening, Celiac Disease, Colon Polyps, Biliary ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics
2500 Marcus Avenue; Suite 110
New Hyde Park, NY
 

Dr. Daniel Roshan works as a perinatologist and obstetrician. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Roshan include bleeding, contraception (birth control), and diagnostic imaging. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, and Aetna Medicare are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Roshan honors. He graduated from Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine. His residency was performed at Maimonides Medical Center. In addition to English, Dr. Roshan (or staff) speaks Hebrew and Persian. He is professionally affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive surgery

All Interests: Prenatal Ultrasound, Tumor, Multiple Pregnancy, Bleeding, Contraception, Diagnostic Imaging, Pelvic ... (Read more)

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Dr. James Donald Slover, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1999 Marcus Avenue; Suite 306
New Hyde Park, NY
 

Dr. James Slover's area of specialization is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Slover's areas of expertise include the following: leg pain, osteomyelitis, and knee fracture. He is affiliated with VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Dr. Slover attended Weill Cornell Medical College for medical school.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, hip arthroscopy, knee arthroscopy

All Interests: Knee Fracture, Hip Pain, Joint Pain, Total Hip Replacement, Revision Hip Arthroplasty, Bone ... (Read more)

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Dr. Mohsen A Habib, MD
Specializes in Other, Otolaryngology
311 Glen Cove Road
Old Westbury, NY
 

Dr. Mohsen Habib is a specialist in otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). After attending Cairo University, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at Lenox Hill Hospital. Areas of expertise for Dr. Habib include cleft lip and palate, thyroid problems, and endoscopic sinus surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Habib is 2.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Habib honors several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Vytra, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO. Dr. Habib (or staff) speaks the following languages: Urdu, Mandarin, and Arabic. His hospital/clinic affiliations include New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic sinus surgery

All Interests: Facial Pain, Sleep Disorders, Bronchoscopy, Sinus Problems, Fractures, Oral Cancer, Facial ... (Read more)

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Dr. Michael Anthony Spinelli, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
1155 Northern Boulevard; Suite 330
Manhasset, NY
 

Dr. Michael Spinelli is an adult cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm) specialist in Manhasset, NY, Bayside, NY, and Astoria, NY. Dr. Spinelli has indicated that his clinical interests include arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), electrophysiological (EP) study, and pacemaker implantation. He honors Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. His education and training includes medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine and residency at Montefiore Medical Center. He is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with NYU Langone Cardiovascular Associates, NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, and North Shore University Hospital. Dr. Spinelli has an open panel.

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Clinical Interests: Arrhythmias, Electrophysiological Study, Syncope, Pacemaker Implantation, Pacemaker

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 42
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,478 - $2,860
  • Medicare Cost: $523 - $1,020
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Dr. David Houston Harter, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Neurosurgery
317 E 34th Street, White Building; 10
New York, NY
 

Dr. David Harter specializes in pediatric neurosurgery and practices in New York, NY. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Harter's clinical interests include spinal cord tumor, spinal deformity, and gamma knife radiosurgery. Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Harter honors. After attending Georgetown University School of Medicine, Dr. Harter completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Maryland. He has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Harter is affiliated with Westchester Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV), endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy, Endoscopic Surgery, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Spinal Deformity, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Charles Jay Love, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
488 Great Neck Road; Suite 300
Great Neck, NY
 

Dr. Charles Love works as a cardiologist and cardiac electrophysiologist in New York, NY and Great Neck, NY. Dr. Love studied medicine at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Love trained at Ohio State University Medical Center. Areas of expertise for Dr. Love include atrial flutter, electrophysiological (EP) study, and pacemaker implantation. Patient reviews placed Dr. Love at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Love honors. Dr. Love (or staff) speaks Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Manhattan Campus of the VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Clinical Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Heart Problems, Arrhythmias, Electrophysiological Study, Atrial Flutter, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 165
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,545 - $3,053
  • Medicare Cost: $463 - $909
Dr. Andy Chin-Yu Fan, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
488 Great Neck Road; Suite 300
Great Neck, NY
 

Dr. Andy Fan's specialty is adult gastroenterology. Clinical interests for Dr. Fan include gastrointestinal bleeding, esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), and gastroscopy. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Fan honors several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Fan's education and training includes medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and residency at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Fan (or staff) is conversant in Hebrew, Sign Language, and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Endoscopic Surgery, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, Gastrointestinal Bleeding, Esophagogastroduodenoscopy, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Mehul R Shah, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1999 Marcus Avenue; Suite 306
New Hyde Park, NY
 

Dr. Mehul Shah is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He has a special interest in ankle sprain, rotator cuff tear, and sports injuries. The average patient rating for Dr. Shah is 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He attended Mount Sinai School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with New York University (NYU). Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Shah has received include New York Super Doctors and New York Rising Stars. He is professionally affiliated with VA NY Harbor Healthcare System, NYU Langone at Trinity, and Maimonides Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, knee arthroscopy

All Interests: Ankle Sprain, ACL Injury, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Michael Joseph Alaia, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1999 Marcus Avenue; Suite 306
New Hyde Park, NY
 

Dr. Michael Alaia works as an orthopedist and sports medicine specialist. His clinical interests include knee injury, rotator cuff tear, and ligament reconstruction. He is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Alaia takes Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and a graduate of NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases' residency program.

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Relevant Interests: , knee arthroscopy

All Interests: ACL Injury, Elbow Surgery, Shoulder Problems, Total Knee Replacement, Knee Problems, Knee Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Seth Andrew Gross, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
300 Community Drive; North Shore Unv Hospital, Department of Medicine
Manhasset, NY
 

Dr. Seth Gross is an adult gastroenterology specialist. His areas of expertise include the following: esophageal cancer, gastrointestinal bleeding, and rectal cancer. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Gross is a graduate of Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine. He speaks Hebrew. He is professionally affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Endoscopic Surgery, Rectal Cancer, Colon Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Pancreas Problems, ... (Read more)

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What is Minimally Invasive Surgery?

Minimally invasive surgery is surgery performed using tiny tools and several small incisions instead of one large one. First performed in the 1980s, minimally invasive surgery has now become commonly used for all kinds of procedures because it offers so many benefits over traditional surgery.

Since minimally invasive surgery minimizes the amount of injury that a patient experiences by avoiding a large incision, it typically results in fewer issues after surgery. There tend to be fewer stitches needed, less scarring, less pain, a faster recovery time, and a lower risk of infection. Some minimally invasive procedures even require less anesthesia than usual.

There are three main types of minimally invasive surgery:
  • Laparoscopic surgery, where several small incisions are made. A tiny camera is inserted into one, and the surgeon looks at the procedure on a video screen while moving tools through the other openings.
  • Endoscopic surgery, which is performed using an endoscope. An endoscope is a thin, hollow tube that contains a camera. It can be inserted either through a small incision or an existing opening such as the nose. Tiny tools can be passed through the tube to the area that needs to be worked on.
  • Robotic surgery, which uses tools that are even smaller and more precise than laparoscopic tools. The tools and camera are inserted through a small opening, and then the surgeon controls the robot from a computer in another room.

Minimally invasive surgery is not the right choice in every situation. However in many cases, it makes surgery less difficult to handle.