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We found 4 providers with an interest in achalasia and who accept Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield near New York, NY.

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Dr. Vinay Manohar Tak MD, FRCS(ED), FACS, MBBS
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery, General Surgery
121 Dekalb Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
(718) 283-7686; (718) 250-6612

Dr. Vinay Tak specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery. These areas are among Dr. Tak's clinical interests: thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, and achalasia. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Wyckoff Heights Medical Center and Flushing Hospital Medical Center. He is in-network for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has a closed panel. Before performing his residency at New York Hospital Queens and a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU), Dr. Tak attended Nil Ratan Sarkar Medical College for medical school. Dr. Tak (or staff) speaks Spanish, Bengali, and Hindi.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Achalasia, Acid Reflux (GERD), Aneurysm of Aorta, CABG heart, Cardiac Surgery, Chest Wall ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.2 times the average?
  • Based on 180 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Rasa Zarnegear (Zarnegar) MD
Specializes in General Surgery
525 East 68th Street Starr 8
New York, NY
(212) 746-5130

Dr. Rasa Zarnegear is a general surgeon. Dr. Zarnegear graduated from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. For his professional training, Dr. Zarnegear completed residency programs at Mount Sinai Medical Center and the University Hospitals, Cleveland. These areas are among his clinical interests: minimally invasive parathyroidectomy, achalasia, and thyroid cancer. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Coresource, Amerigroup, United Healthcare Compass, and more. Dr. Zarnegear has received professional recognition including the following: One of America's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and In 2012, Dr. Zarnegar was named "Top Doctor in NY Metro Area" by Castle Connolly. Dr. Zarnegear (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Arabic, and Sign Language. He is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Endocrine Tumor, Thyroid Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer, Thyroid Surgery, Parathyroid Surgery, Minimally ... (Read more)

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Dr. Jeffrey L Port MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery, Cardiac Surgery
525 E 68th Street; M404
New York, NY
(212) 746-5197; (212) 746-7630

Dr. Jeffrey Port's areas of specialization are cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery; he sees patients in New York, NY. Dr. Port speaks Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Port include esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and achalasia. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine. He attended New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and subsequently trained at NYU Langone Medical Center for residency. Dr. Port is in-network for Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinctions: One of America's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and New York Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , achalasia

All Interests: Cardiothoracic Surgery, GERD Surgery, Gastroesophageal Reflux Surgery, Esophageal Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
Bellevue Hospital; 27th Street & 1st Avenue
New York, NY
(212) 263-7102; (212) 263-7365

Dr. Michael Zervos is a chest surgeon in New York, NY. Dr. Zervos obtained his medical school training at the University of Crete Faculty of Medicine and performed his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center. His areas of expertise include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, and TRICARE. Dr. Zervos is 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: robotic surgery, lung biopsy, thoracic surgery, minimally invasive surgery, cancer surgery, ... (Read more)

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