We found 19 providers matching thoracic surgery procedures and who accept Health Plus Amerigroup near New York, NY.

Dr. Paul Edward Stelzer, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
1190 5th Avenue, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Box 1028
New York, NY
 

Dr. Paul Stelzer works as a heart surgeon. He attended Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and then went on to complete his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Stelzer's areas of expertise include aortic valve replacement, aortic aneurysm, and aortic stenosis. Patient ratings for Dr. Stelzer average 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Amerigroup, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Stelzer include: New York Super Doctors and Best Doctors New York Magazine New award Castle Connolly Top Doctors New York Metro Area. Dr. Stelzer speaks Spanish. Dr. Stelzer is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center. His practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Heart Valve Replacement, Aortic Stenosis, Heart Valve Disease, Aortic Valve Replacement, Aortic ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for Heart Bypass 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.
    92.3%
    (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 43 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Gabriele Di Luozzo, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
5 East 98th Street; 3rd Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Gabriele Diluozzo is a cardiac surgeon. Areas of expertise for Dr. Diluozzo include aortic valve replacement, aortic aneurysm, and bacterial endocarditis. He accepts Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Yale-New Haven Hospital, and a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami, Dr. Diluozzo attended Ross University School of Medicine. Dr. Diluozzo has received the distinction of Resident Teaching Award Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. In addition to English, Dr. Diluozzo (or staff) speaks Spanish and Italian. He is professionally affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Heart Valve Replacement, Bacterial Endocarditis, Aortic Stenosis, Aortic Dissection, Abdominal ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for Heart Bypass 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.
    100%
    (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 4 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. David Harold Adams, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
1190 Fifth Avenue, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY
 

Dr. David Adams is a specialist in cardiac surgery. He works in New York, NY. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. His areas of expertise include mitral valve prolapse, mitral stenosis, and mitral regurgitation (leaky mitral valve). Dr. Adams is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Adams takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, Vytra, and more. He welcomes new patients. He graduated from Duke University School of Medicine. He trained at Brigham and Women's Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Harvard Medical School for residency. He has received the following distinctions: Best Doctors; New York Super Doctors; and New York Magazine. In addition to English, Dr. Adams (or staff) speaks Spanish and French.

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Clinical Interests: Mitral Stenosis, Tricuspid Valve Disease, Heart Problems, Mitral Regurgitation, Heart Valve ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for Heart Bypass 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.
    100%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.5 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 17 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Ramachandra Cherukuru Reddy, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
240 Willoughby Street; 5th Floor, Suite 5a
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Ramachandra Reddy is a cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery specialist. He has a special interest in heart bypass surgery (CABG), pulmonary embolism, and pulmonary hypertension. Dr. Reddy is affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Reddy has an open panel. He attended medical school at Madras Medical College. For his professional training, Dr. Reddy completed a residency program at The Brooklyn Hospital Center. He has received the distinction of Fellowship on Health Policy Management Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education. Dr. Reddy (or staff) speaks the following languages: Telugu, Spanish, and Tamil.

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Relevant Interests: , heart bypass surgery (CABG)

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Embolism, Coronary Artery Disease

Procedure Information for Heart Bypass 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.
    95.6%
    (Worse than state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.7 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 262 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Faiz Y Bhora, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
1000 10th Avenue, Mount Sinai West, Department of Thoracic Surgery; 2b-07
New York, NY
 

Dr. Faiz Bhora's medical specialty is thoracic surgery. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Roosevelt, and The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. Dr. Bhora is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, Secure Horizons, and more. His practice is open to new patients. He graduated from Aga Khan University Medical College and then he performed his residency at George Washington University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Bhora has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Bhora (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Spanish, and Cantonese.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 11
  • Charge (avg.): $8,320
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $973
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Dr. Sandra S Tomita, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery
530 First Avenue; Suite 10w
Manhattan, NY
 

Dr. Sandra Tomita practices pediatric surgery and general surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Tomita include ovarian cancer, esophageal surgery, and lobectomy. Dr. Tomita takes Coresource, Vytra, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, as well as other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and a graduate of Vanderbilt University Medical Center's residency program. Her professional affiliations include Hackensack University Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic (chest) surgery procedures

All Interests: Fundoplication, Esophagus Problems, Surgical Procedures, Abdominal Surgery, Neuroendocrine ... (Read more)

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Dr. Raja M Flores, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
1440 Madison Avenue
New York, NY
 

Dr. Raja Flores specializes in thoracic surgery and practices in New York, NY. These areas are among Dr. Flores's clinical interests: esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and collapsed lung (pneumothorax). He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, POMCO, and more. He obtained his medical school training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, and Brigham and Women's Hospital. Dr. Flores's distinctions include: New York Super Doctors and Steven and Ann Ames Professorship in Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Flores (or staff) speaks Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. He is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracotomy (incision between the ribs), video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), mediastinotomy, mediastinoscopy, lung lobectomy

All Interests: Upper Endoscopy, Diagnostic Bronchoscopy, Thoracotomy, Esophageal Cancer, Lung Cancer, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 26
  • Charge (avg.): $10,000
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $855
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Dr. Maria L Padilla, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
5 E 98th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Maria Padilla is an adult critical care specialist and pulmonologist. She is conversant in Spanish. Her areas of expertise include lung transplant, pneumonia shot, and heart transplant. Dr. Padilla graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Her patients gave her an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. She accepts Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Padilla has received professional recognition including the following: Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey Humanism in Medicine Faculty Award\t; Best Doctors New York Magazine; and Physician of the Year Award Nursing Department, MSMC. She is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , lung transplant, heart transplant

All Interests: Pneumonia Shot, Sarcoidosis, Scleroderma, Lung Transplant, Arterial Blood Gas, Heart Transplant, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Iosif M Gulkarov, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
263 Seventh Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Iosif Gulkarov's specialties are cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. He practices in Brooklyn, NY and New York, NY. These areas are among his clinical interests: mitral valve prolapse, lung surgery, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Gulkarov attended New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, NYU Langone Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Gulkarov (or staff) is conversant in Urdu, Mandarin, and Arabic. Dr. Gulkarov is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , lung surgery, heart bypass surgery (CABG), thoracic (chest) surgery procedures

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Atrial Fibrillation, Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, Aorta Surgery, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 18
  • Charge (avg.): $10,706
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $973
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Dr. Joanna Yvonne Chikwe, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
1190 5th Avenue
New York, NY
 

Dr. Joanna Chikwe practices cardiac surgery in Stony Brook, NY and New York, NY. Before performing her residency at Royal Brompton Hospital, Dr. Chikwe attended Oxford University Medical School. Dr. Chikwe's areas of expertise consist of heart valve disease, heart surgery, and aortic aneurysm repair. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, TRICARE, and more. She has received the following distinctions: HCA International Foundation Travelling Fellowship; Solomon Silver Award for Clinical Medicine; and Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education Award. Dr. Chikwe (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Hebrew, and Spanish. She is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , heart bypass surgery (CABG)

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

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 11
  • Charge (avg.): $14,514
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,774

Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology
370 9th Street
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Vinod Patel sees patients in Brooklyn, NY. His medical specialties are adult cardiology and interventional cardiology. Dr. Patel (or staff) speaks the following languages: Urdu, Gujarati, and Hindi. Areas of expertise for Dr. Patel include mitral valve prolapse, heart bypass surgery (CABG), and exercise physiology. He is professionally affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital. He is a graduate of Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and M.P. Shah Medical College. His medical residency was performed at Resurrection Health Care. Dr. Patel takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , heart bypass surgery (CABG)

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Electrodiagnostic Testing, Atrial Fibrillation, Exercise Physiology, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Adult Cardiology, General Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology
370 9th Street
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Ankur Shah works as a cardiologist, interventional cardiologist, and general internist. Clinical interests for Dr. Shah include diabetes, heart failure, and exercise stress test. Dr. Shah's hospital/clinic affiliations include New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital and NYU Langone Medical Center. He takes several insurance carriers, including Vytra, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and United Healthcare Plans. He graduated from Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College and then he performed his residency at Allegheny General Hospital. Dr. Shah (or staff) is conversant in Hindi.

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Relevant Interests: , heart bypass surgery (CABG)

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Hypertension, Exercise Stress Test, Diabetes, High Cholesterol, Heart ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
81 Irving Place; Suite 1f
New York, NY
 

Dr. Angelo Reyes works as a thoracic surgeon in Brooklyn, NY and New York, NY. These areas are among his clinical interests: VATS pleurodesis, hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating), and lung cancer. Dr. Reyes is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Aetna Medicare. He graduated from MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Montefiore Medical Center. In addition to English, Dr. Reyes (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , VATS pleurodesis, lung surgery

All Interests: Airway Stent, Bronchoscopy, Lung Problems, VATS Pleurodesis, Hyperhidrosis, Lung Cancer, Lung ... (Read more)

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Dr. Jorge Luis Camunas, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
16 East 98th Street; Floor 1 Room Suite F
New York, NY
 

Dr. Jorge Camunas is a specialist in thoracic surgery. His clinical interests include thoracotomy (incision between the ribs), lung cancer, and heart block. He is affiliated with Bronx VA Medical Center. Dr. Camunas is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Fidelis, Humana ChoiceCare Network, and more. Dr. Camunas is accepting new patients. He attended Georgetown University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Harlem Hospital Center. Dr. Camunas (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Hebrew, and Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracotomy (incision between the ribs), lung lobectomy

All Interests: Lung Lobectomy, Pacemaker Implantation, Thoracotomy, Lung Cancer, Heart Block, Mediastinal Tumor

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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 specialties are cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. He practices in Brooklyn, NY and New York, NY. These areas are among his clinical interests: transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart bypass surgery (CABG), and angina. He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Coresource, POMCO, and more. Dr. Worku studied medicine at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Worku trained at NYU Langone Medical Center for his residency. Dr. Worku (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Arabic, and Sign Language. He is affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , heart bypass surgery (CABG)

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

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

Dr. Andrew Kaufman is a chest surgeon. Dr. Kaufman's clinical interests include esophageal cancer, thoracic outlet syndrome, and video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS). He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna Medicare, and United Healthcare Plans, as well as other insurance carriers. He is accepting new patients. He graduated from New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, a hospital affiliated with New York University (NYU), and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. In addition to English, he speaks Mandarin and Cantonese.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracotomy (incision between the ribs), video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), mediastinotomy, lung lobectomy, thoracic (chest) surgery procedures

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

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 43
  • Charge (avg.): $8,789 - $10,860
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $873 - $1,812
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