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 is a cardiac surgeon. Patients gave Dr. Stelzer an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: aortic valve replacement, aortic aneurysm, and aortic stenosis. He takes Amerigroup, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He graduated from Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and then he performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He has received the following distinctions: New York Super Doctors and Best Doctors New York Magazine New award Castle Connolly Top Doctors New York Metro Area. In addition to English, Dr. Stelzer speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Stelzer has an open panel.

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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's medical specialty is cardiac surgery. Dr. Diluozzo studied medicine at Ross University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Yale-New Haven Hospital, and a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami. His areas of expertise include the following: aortic valve replacement, aortic aneurysm, and bacterial endocarditis. He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Diluozzo has received the following distinction: Resident Teaching Award Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Diluozzo (or staff) speaks Spanish and Italian. He is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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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' area of specialization is cardiac surgery. His clinical interests include mitral valve prolapse, mitral stenosis, and mitral regurgitation (leaky mitral valve). He is rated highly by his patients. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, and Vytra are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Adams honors. He graduated from Duke University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Harvard Medical School. He has received the following distinctions: Best Doctors; New York Super Doctors; and New York Magazine. Dr. Adams (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and French. He is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center. He has an open panel.

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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's medical specialty is cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. In Dr. Reddy's practice, he is particularly interested in heart bypass surgery (CABG), pulmonary embolism, and pulmonary hypertension. He is affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He accepts Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. Dr. Reddy attended medical school at Madras Medical College. His residency was performed at The Brooklyn Hospital Center. He has received professional recognition including the following: Fellowship on Health Policy Management Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education. Dr. Reddy (or staff) speaks the following foreign 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 specialty is thoracic surgery. Dr. Bhora attended Aga Khan University Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at George Washington University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) for residency. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, and Secure Horizons, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Bhora (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Spanish, and Cantonese. He is affiliated with Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Roosevelt, and The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He has an open panel.

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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 is a pediatric surgery and general surgery specialist. Her areas of expertise include the following: ovarian cancer, esophageal surgery, and lobectomy. She is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Tomita attended Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Vanderbilt University Medical Center for residency. She takes Coresource, Vytra, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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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' area of specialization is thoracic surgery. These areas are among Dr. Flores's clinical interests: esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and collapsed lung (pneumothorax). He takes several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and POMCO. He attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and then went on to complete his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, and Brigham and Women's Hospital. Dr. Flores has received the following distinctions: New York Super Doctors and Steven and Ann Ames Professorship in Thoracic Surgery. In addition to English, Dr. Flores (or staff) speaks Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. He is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Flores welcomes 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, who practices in New York, NY, is a medical specialist in adult critical care and adult pulmonology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Padilla include lung transplant, pneumonia shot, and heart transplant. She has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She accepts Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. She attended medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Padilla include: 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. In addition to English, Dr. Padilla speaks Spanish. She welcomes 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 is a cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and New York, NY. These areas are among his clinical interests: mitral valve prolapse, lung surgery, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). Dr. Gulkarov is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. He 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. In addition to English, Dr. Gulkarov (or staff) speaks Urdu, Mandarin, and Arabic. Dr. Gulkarov is professionally 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 is a specialist in cardiac surgery. Dr. Chikwe graduated from Oxford University Medical School. Her residency was performed at Royal Brompton Hospital. In her practice, she is particularly interested in heart valve disease, heart surgery, and aortic aneurysm repair. She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, TRICARE, and more. Her distinctions include: HCA International Foundation Travelling Fellowship; Solomon Silver Award for Clinical Medicine; and Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education Award. Dr. Chikwe (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Hebrew, and Spanish. She welcomes 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, General Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology
370 9th Street
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Ankur Shah's areas of specialization are adult cardiology, interventional cardiology, and general internal medicine. He studied medicine at Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College. His residency was performed at Allegheny General Hospital. Clinical interests for Dr. Shah include diabetes, heart failure, and exercise stress test. He takes Vytra, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and United Healthcare Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Shah (or staff) is conversant in Hindi. Dr. Shah's hospital/clinic affiliations include New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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

Dr. Jorge Camunas practices thoracic surgery. Dr. Camunas has indicated that his clinical interests include thoracotomy (incision between the ribs), lung cancer, and heart block. He honors Amerigroup, Fidelis, and Humana ChoiceCare Network, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Georgetown University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Camunas trained at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Harlem Hospital Center. Dr. Camunas (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Hebrew, and Spanish. Dr. Camunas is affiliated with Bronx VA Medical Center. He has an open panel.

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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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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. These areas are among his clinical interests: mitral valve prolapse, heart bypass surgery (CABG), and exercise physiology. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. Dr. Patel graduated from Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and M.P. Shah Medical College and then he performed his residency at Resurrection Health Care. In addition to English, Dr. Patel (or staff) speaks Urdu, Gujarati, and Hindi. He is professionally affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital.

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

Dr. Angelo Reyes is a specialist in thoracic surgery. His education and training includes medical school at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine and residency at Montefiore Medical Center. His areas of expertise include VATS pleurodesis, hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating), and lung cancer. Dr. Reyes accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Aetna Medicare, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Reyes (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish. Dr. Reyes is 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. 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. His clinical interests include transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), heart bypass surgery (CABG), and angina. He is professionally affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital. Dr. Worku is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Coresource, and POMCO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center, Dr. Worku attended medical school at Harvard Medical School. In addition to English, Dr. Worku (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Arabic, and Sign Language.

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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 practices thoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Kaufman include esophageal cancer, thoracic outlet syndrome, and video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS). Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna Medicare, and United Healthcare Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kaufman honors. He attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, a hospital affiliated with New York University (NYU), and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He is conversant in Mandarin and Cantonese. Dr. Kaufman has an open panel.

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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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