We found 8 providers matching minimally invasive heart valve treatment and who accept Health First near New York, NY.

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

Dr. Ottis Isom is a specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. Dr. Isom's areas of expertise include the following: mitral valve prolapse, bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and aortic valve surgery. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Isom takes. He graduated from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Dr. Isom's training includes a residency program at Parkland Health & Hospital System. 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. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive valve repair

All 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. 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 is a cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery specialist. His clinical interests include aortic aneurysm, heart valve surgery, and beating heart (off-pump) coronary bypass surgery. Dr. Lang honors Amerigroup, Coresource, and United Healthcare Compass, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of 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 training includes residency programs 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 has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Lang (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish. Dr. Lang's professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive valve repair

All 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. Karl Hemingway Krieger, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
525 East 68th Street, M-404; Cardiothoracic Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Karl Krieger's medical specialty is cardiac surgery. Dr. Krieger obtained his medical school training at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Areas of expertise for Dr. Krieger include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart valve disease, and bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He takes several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO. Dr. Krieger has received distinctions including One of America's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and New York Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Krieger is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), percutaneous valve treatment, minimally invasive valve repair

All 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.
    98.1%
    (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 584 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Geoffrey William Bergman, MD
Specializes in Interventional Cardiology, Internal Medicine
520 E 70th Street; # Starr-4
New York, NY
 

Dr. Geoffrey Bergman is a physician who specializes in interventional cardiology. Dr. Bergman (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Sign Language, Spanish, and Italian. In his practice, Dr. Bergman focuses on heart problems and cardiac catheterization. He is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine. After completing medical school at the University of London, Georgetown University School of Medicine, and King's College London School of Medicine, Dr. Bergman performed his residency at Guy's Hospital. He honors Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors.

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Clinical Interests: Heart Problems, Cardiac Catheterization

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 15
  • Uninsured Cost: $4,525
  • Medicare Cost: $942
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Dr. Arash Salemi, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
525 East 68th Street, M-404; Cardiothoracic Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Arash Salemi is a New York, NY physician who specializes in cardiac surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Salemi include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and aortic valve surgery. He is in-network for Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, POMCO, and more. After completing medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College, he performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Salemi include: One of America's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and "America's Top Surgeons". His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), percutaneous valve treatment, transcatheter valve treatment

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Beating Heart Coronary Bypass Surgery, Mitral Valve Reconstruction, ... (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.
    97.8%
    (Similar to 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 259 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Shing-Chiu Wong, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
520 East 70th Street Starr 4
New York, NY
 

Dr. Shing-Chiu Wong's medical specialty is adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Wong's clinical interests include heart problems and cardiac catheterization. He is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine. He accepts Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, POMCO, and more. Before performing his residency at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, Dr. Wong attended Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons for medical school. Dr. Wong (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Hebrew, and Korean.

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Clinical Interests: Heart Problems, Cardiac Catheterization

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 12
  • Uninsured Cost: $4,525
  • Medicare Cost: $942
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Dr. Berhane Mulugeta Worku, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
263 Seventh Avenue; Suite 4h
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Berhane Worku's areas of specialization are cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. Dr. Worku (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Arabic, and Sign Language. These areas are among his clinical interests: transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart bypass surgery (CABG), and angina. Dr. Worku is affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital. Before performing his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center, Dr. Worku attended Harvard Medical School. He honors Amerigroup, Coresource, POMCO, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, Aortic Aneurysm, Tricuspid Valve ... (Read more)

Dr. Israel J Jacobowitz, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
4802 10th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Israel Jacobowitz's areas of specialization are general surgery and thoracic surgery; he sees patients in Brooklyn, NY. He studied medicine at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. Dr. Jacobowitz's training includes a residency program at NYU Langone Medical Center. Areas of expertise for Dr. Jacobowitz include heart valve disease, aortic aneurysm, and carotid artery disease. Dr. Jacobowitz accepts Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. In addition to English, Dr. Jacobowitz (or staff) speaks Hebrew, Yiddish, and Italian. He is affiliated with Maimonides Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive valve surgery

All Interests: Heart Valve Disease, Heart Valve Surgery, Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery, Carotid Artery Disease, ... (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.
    99.2%
    (Better than 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 427 patients (2009-2011)
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