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's medical specialty is interventional cardiology. He has a special interest in heart valve disease. Dr. Sharma honors Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at SMS Medical College, Jaipur and residency at New York Downtown Hospital. His distinctions 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) is conversant in Urdu, Spanish, and Bengali. Dr. Sharma is affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. Dr. Sharma is accepting new patients.

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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 is a cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Isom include mitral valve prolapse, bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and aortic valve surgery. He takes Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, in addition to other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, he performed his residency at Parkland Health & Hospital System. He has received professional recognition including the following: 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 is a cardiac surgeon, vascular surgeon, and chest surgeon in M404, NY, New York, NY, and Flushing, NY. Dr. Lang (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish. Areas of expertise for Dr. Lang include aortic aneurysm, heart valve surgery, and beating heart (off-pump) coronary bypass surgery. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine. After completing medical school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine, he performed his residency 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 honors Amerigroup, Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and more. Dr. Lang has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors.

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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 cardiac surgeon and chest surgeon in New York, NY. Areas of expertise for Dr. Guy include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart bypass surgery (CABG), and tumor. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and a graduate of Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania's residency program. Dr. Guy honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Fidelis, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. His distinctions 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 specializes in cardiac surgery. His clinical interests include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart valve disease, and bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Krieger is in-network for Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Krieger is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. His residency was performed 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 speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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

Dr. Isaac George practices cardiothoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. George include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and aortic valve surgery. He is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He graduated from Duke University School of Medicine. His residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. George has received the following distinctions: 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 welcomes 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. Michael Andrew Borger, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
177 Fort Washington Avenue Mhb 7gn-435; Milstein Hospital Building
New York, NY
 

Dr. Michael Borger's area of specialization is cardiac surgery. He attended the University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Calgary and a hospital affiliated with the University of Saskatchewan. His areas of expertise include the following: mitral valve surgery, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, and percutaneous valve treatment. Dr. Borger is in-network for Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. 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. In addition to English, Dr. Borger (or staff) speaks Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. Dr. Borger is professionally affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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

Dr. George Dangas is a medical specialist in adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. His clinical interests include renal artery stenosis, atherosclerosis, and carotid artery disease. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Coventry are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Dangas takes. Dr. Dangas's practice is open to new patients. Dr. Dangas obtained his medical school training at the University of Athens Faculty of Medicine and performed his residency at The Miriam Hospital.

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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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