We found 8 providers matching minimally invasive valve repair and who accept Empire BlueCross BlueShield near New York, NY.

Dr. Samin Kumar Sharma, MD
Specializes in Interventional Cardiology, Other
5 E 98th Street; 3rd Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Samin Sharma is a medical specialist in interventional cardiology. Dr. Sharma's clinical interests include heart valve disease. Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sharma accepts. He attended SMS Medical College, Jaipur and then went on to complete his residency at New York Downtown Hospital. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Sharma include: New York Super Doctors; America's Top Doctors Castle Connolly; and Simon Dack Award for Best Teacher at Cardiovascular Institute The Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Sharma (or staff) speaks Urdu, Spanish, and Bengali. He is professionally affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Sharma's office for an appointment.

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Clinical Interests: Heart Valve Disease, Heart Attack

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 59
  • Charge (avg.): $5,050
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,491
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Dr. Ottis Wayne Isom, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
506 Sixth Street
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Ottis Isom, who practices in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY, is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and residency at Parkland Health & Hospital System. Clinical interests for Dr. Isom include mitral valve prolapse, bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and aortic valve surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Isom average 5.0 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO. 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. Dr. Isom is professionally affiliated with 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's specialties are cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery. He practices in M404, NY, New York, NY, and Flushing, NY. He studied medicine at 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 medical residency was performed 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). Areas of expertise for Dr. Lang include aortic aneurysm, heart valve surgery, and beating heart (off-pump) coronary bypass surgery. He accepts Amerigroup, Coresource, and United Healthcare Compass, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Lang (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish. His 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. T. Sloane Sloane Guy, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 E 68th Street; Suite M404
New York, NY
 

Dr. T. Guy is a physician who specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Guy include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart bypass surgery (CABG), and tumor. Dr. Guy is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Fidelis, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Guy include: Philadelphia Super Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and One of America's Top Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive valve repair

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Tumor, Aortic Valve Disease, Aortic Valve Surgery, Mitral Valve Repair, ... (Read more)

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 specialty is cardiac surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Krieger is 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Krieger's clinical interests include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and thoracoabdominal aneurysm (TAA). He is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Krieger attended medical school at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He has received professional recognition including the following: One of America's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and New York Super Doctors. He is conversant in Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive valve repair

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Beating Heart Coronary Bypass Surgery, Minimally Invasive Valve Repair, ... (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. Michael Andrew Borger, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
177 Fort Washington Avenue Mhb 7gn-435; Milstein Hospital Building
New York, NY
 

Dr. Michael Borger is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Borger include mitral valve surgery, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, and percutaneous valve treatment. He is in-network for Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from the University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry. Dr. Borger completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Calgary and a hospital affiliated with the University of Saskatchewan. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Borger include: New York Super Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. Dr. Borger (or staff) speaks Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. Dr. Borger is affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive valve repair

All Interests: Minimally Invasive Valve Repair, Aortic Disease, Surgical Procedures, Aorta Surgery, Heart Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Isaac George, MD
Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
177 Fort Washington Avenue, Milstein Hospital Building; Room 7gn-435
New York, NY
 

Dr. Isaac George's area of specialization is cardiothoracic surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and aortic valve surgery. Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. George honors. He obtained his medical school training at Duke University School of Medicine and performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. George has received distinctions including Duke University Comprehensive Cancer Center Fellowship; Pi Tau Sigma, Mechanical Engineering Honor Society; and New Era Cardiac Surgery Conference Scholarship. He is affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive valve repair

All Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Women's Heart Disease, Aortic Stenosis, Beating Heart Coronary Bypass Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Dr. George D Dangas, PhD, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
196; 03 42nd Avenue
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. George Dangas sees patients in New York, NY, Flushing, NY, and Long Island City, NY. His medical specialties are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. These areas are among his clinical interests: renal artery stenosis, atherosclerosis, and carotid artery disease. After completing medical school at the University of Athens Faculty of Medicine, Dr. Dangas performed his residency at The Miriam Hospital. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , balloon valvuloplasty

All Interests: Mitral Stenosis, Aortic Stenosis, Heart Problems, Aortic Disease, Heart Stent Placement, Aortic ... (Read more)

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