We found 14 providers with an interest in achalasia and who accept CIGNA Plans near New York, NY.

Dr. Alexander John Greenstein, MD
Specializes in Surgery
5 E 98th Street; 15th Floor, Box 1259
New York, NY
 

Dr. Alexander Greenstein works as a surgeon. Dr. Greenstein's clinical interests include adrenalectomy (adrenal surgery), achalasia, and crohn's disease. He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College and residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He has received the distinction of Scholarship Award Pfizer. Dr. Greenstein (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and French. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Greenstein's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Appendicitis, Diverticular Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Hernia Surgery, Hiatal Hernia, ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Vinay Tak works as a general surgeon and cardiothoracic surgeon. His areas of expertise include the following: thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, and achalasia. Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and HealthSmart are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Tak accepts. He attended Nil Ratan Sarkar Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at New York Hospital Queens and a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU) for residency. Dr. Tak (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, Bengali, and Hindi. He is professionally affiliated with Wyckoff Heights Medical Center and Flushing Hospital Medical Center. Unfortunately, he is not currently accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Achalasia, Pectus Excavatum, Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve Disease, ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
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    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.
    97.2%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.2 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 180 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Paresh C Shah, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
530 First Avenue; Hcc - Suite 6c
New York, NY
 

Dr. Paresh Shah, who practices in New York, NY, is a medical specialist in general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). Dr. Shah (or staff) speaks the following languages: Urdu, Spanish, and Gujarati. These areas are among his clinical interests: esophageal cancer, rectal cancer, and achalasia. He is professionally affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center. After completing medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, he performed his residency at Lahey Clinic. He is in-network for Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Shah has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Pancreatectomy, Whipple Procedure, Colectomy, Gallbladder Cancer, Rectal Cancer, Colon ... (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 medical specialist in thoracic surgery. He studied medicine at Duke University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Pass completed residency programs at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Medical University of South Carolina. Clinical interests for Dr. Pass include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Pass has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Pass is professionally affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Bronchoscopy, Navigational Bronchoscopy, Endoscopic Surgery, Thoracic ... (Read more)

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Dr. Scott Quy Nguyen, MD
Specializes in Surgery
591 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Scott Nguyen is a surgery specialist in New York, NY, Jackson Heights, NY, and Brooklyn, NY. On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: diverticular disease, achalasia, and sleeve gastrectomy. Dr. Nguyen is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, and Vytra, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include UCLA Phi Beta Kappa Honorary Society; 3rd Place SAGES Best Fellow Oral Presentation; and Young Investigators Award World Congress Endoscopic Surgery. Dr. Nguyen (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Spanish, and Vietnamese. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Crohn's Disease, Diverticular Disease, Hernia Surgery, Hiatal ... (Read more)

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Dr. Paul Albert Thodiyil, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
506 6th Street; Department of Surgery
New York, NY
 

Dr. Paul Thodiyil is a general surgery and bariatric surgery specialist in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. Clinical interests for Dr. Thodiyil include achalasia, inguinal hernia repair, and diaphragmatic hernia. He is professionally affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital. Coventry, CIGNA Plans, and Self-Pay/Uninsured are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Thodiyil accepts. Dr. Thodiyil is accepting new patients. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Ibadan College of Medicine and performed his residency at Hammersmith Hospital and New York Methodist Hospital. He has received professional recognition including the following: Most Outstanding Resident of the Year New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn; NY 2007 Innovator Award Cleveland Clinic Innovations; and Outstanding Service Award Department of Surgery, LAC+USC Medical Center. Dr. Thodiyil (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Russian.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Esophageal Motility Disorders, Laparoscopic Gastric Banding, Rectal Problems, Small ... (Read more)

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Dr. Michael D Zervos, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
Bellevue Hospital; 27th Street & 1st Avenue
New York, NY
 

Dr. Michael Zervos' area of specialization is thoracic surgery. His areas of expertise include cancer surgery, achalasia, and myasthenia gravis. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, Vytra, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, in addition to other insurance carriers. After attending the University of Crete Faculty of Medicine for medical school, Dr. Zervos completed his residency training at NYU Langone Medical Center. He is professionally affiliated with Manhattan Campus of the VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Navigational Bronchoscopy, Endoscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Jessica Donington is a New York, NY physician who specializes in thoracic surgery. Dr. Donington's clinical interests include lung biopsy, esophageal cancer, and minimally invasive surgery. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing her residency at Mayo Clinic, Dr. Donington attended Rush Medical College for medical school. In addition to English, Dr. Donington (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Arabic, and Sign Language. Her professional affiliations include Manhattan Campus of the VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

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

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Dr. Edward H Chin, MD
Specializes in Surgery
5 East 98th Street; 14th Floor, Box 1259
New York, NY
 

Dr. Edward Chin practices surgery. He speaks Spanish. His clinical interests include diverticular disease, achalasia, and colectomy (colon resection). Dr. Chin is a graduate of Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, United Healthcare Plans, and more. He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors; September; and Applause-o-gram for Excellence in Patient Care The Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Chin has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Diverticular Disease, Colectomy, Hernia Surgery, Hiatal Hernia, Gallstones, Laparoscopic ... (Read more)

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Dr. Costas Bizekis, MD
Specializes in Other, Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Costas Bizekis is a specialist in thoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Bizekis include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Bizekis takes. He studied medicine at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Dr. Bizekis (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Hebrew, and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Endoscopic Surgery, Esophageal Spasm, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Andrew Jonathan Kaufman, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
168 Centre Street; Suite 3m
New York, NY
 

Dr. Andrew Kaufman practices thoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Kaufman include esophageal cancer, thoracic outlet syndrome, and video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS). Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna Medicare, and United Healthcare Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kaufman honors. He attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, a hospital affiliated with New York University (NYU), and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He is conversant in Mandarin and Cantonese. Dr. Kaufman has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Stenosis, Lung Problems, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Thoracotomy, Trachea Problems, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Morris Traube, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9n
New York, NY
 

Dr. Morris Traube is a medical specialist in adult gastroenterology. Patients gave Dr. Traube an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: esophageal cancer, esophageal manometry, and esophageal pH monitoring. His professional affiliations include VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Traube accepts Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He is a graduate of SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine. Dr. Traube (or staff) speaks Spanish and Yiddish.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Gastroparesis, Endoscopic Surgery, Esophageal Manometry, Esophageal pH Monitoring, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
51 West 51st Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Daniela Jodorkovsky's medical specialty is adult gastroenterology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Jodorkovsky include achalasia, pelvic floor dysfunction, and swallowing problems (dysphagia). Dr. Jodorkovsky is professionally affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors. She attended Mount Sinai School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Mount Sinai Medical Center for residency. Dr. Jodorkovsky honors Aetna EPO, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. She welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Esophageal Motility Disorders, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Fecal Incontinence, Acid ... (Read more)

Dr. Abraham Raza Khan, MD
Specializes in Adult Gastroenterology
423 East 23rd Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Abraham Khan works as an adult gastroenterologist in New York, NY. Clinical interests for Dr. Khan include esophageal cancer, esophageal manometry, and esophageal pH monitoring. Dr. Khan is professionally affiliated with VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center. He takes several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Khan's education and training includes medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with New York University (NYU).

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Gastroparesis, Esophageal Manometry, Esophageal pH Monitoring, Fecal Incontinence, ... (Read more)

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