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We found 24 thoracic surgeons who accept Child Health Plus near New York, NY.

Valerie W. Rusch - Memorial Sloan Kettering
Specializes in Oncology, Thoracic Surgery
1275 York Avenue
New York, NY
 

Dr. Valerie Rusch practices oncology (cancer care) and thoracic surgery in New York, NY. Clinical interests for Dr. Rusch include esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and malignant pleural mesothelioma. She accepts the following insurance: Child Health Plus, Medicaid, and Medicare. She graduated from Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Washington. She has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Rusch (or staff) is conversant in Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian. Dr. Rusch is professionally affiliated with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Rusch's office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Cryosurgery, Tumor, Stenosis, Upper Endoscopy, Lung Problems, Neuroendocrine Tumors, Trachea ... (Read more)

Dr. Paul Jubeong Chai, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
3959 Broadway - Chn-276
New York, NY
 

Dr. Paul Chai specializes in cardiac surgery, pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, and thoracic surgery. He has indicated that his clinical interests include heart surgery and congenital heart disease. He honors POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. Dr. Chai attended Duke University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Duke University Medical Center for residency. Dr. Chai has received distinctions including One of America's Top Doctors; Alpha Omega Alpha, Duke University School of Medicine; and Children's Miracle Network Research Grant. In addition to English, Dr. Chai (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include ColumbiaDoctors, St. Joseph's Health System, and St. Joseph Children's Hospital. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Heart Surgery, Congenital Heart Disease

Dr. Nitsana Alpha Spigland, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Nitsana Spigland is a physician who specializes in surgical oncology (cancer surgery) and pediatric thoracic surgery. She has a special interest in inflammatory bowel disease, neonatal surgery, and laparoscopic surgery. Dr. Spigland has received a 3.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She is in-network for Coresource, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Healthfirst, in addition to other insurance carriers. She obtained her medical school training at New York Medical College and performed her residency at Lenox Hill Hospital. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Spigland has received include New York Magazine "Best Doctors in NYC"; Castle Connolly "America's Top Doctors"; and New York SuperDoctor, an honor awarded just 5% of New York physicians. Dr. Spigland (or staff) is conversant in Hebrew, Korean, and Spanish. Dr. Spigland is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Neonatal Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Esophagus Problems, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Minimally ... (Read more)

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Dr. Shaun Allen Steigman, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Head and Neck Surgery
525 E 68th Street, Box 209; Division of Pediatric Surgery
New York, NY
 

Dr. Shaun Steigman works as a general surgeon, cancer surgeon, and pediatric thoracic surgeon in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. His areas of expertise include cancer surgery, lung surgery, and abnormal prenatal diagnosis. He honors Coresource, Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. Dr. Steigman attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Steigman trained at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. Steigman's distinctions include: New York Rising Stars; Isaac O. Mehrez Award for Surgical Excellence, Mt. Auburn Hospital; and Poster of Distinction, Massachussetts Chapter of American College of Surgeons, 54th Annual Meeting. Dr. Steigman (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Hebrew and Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. He is not currently accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Neonatal Surgery, Circumcision, Esophagus Problems, Surgical Procedures, Thoracic Surgery ... (Read more)

Dr. Demetri J Merianos, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Head and Neck Surgery
263 Seventh Avenue; Suite #3b, Nym Medical Pavilion
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Demetri Merianos' specialties are surgical oncology (cancer surgery), pediatric thoracic surgery, and pediatric head and neck surgery. He practices in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. The average patient rating for Dr. Merianos is 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: gynecological problems, cancer surgery, and pectus excavatum. Dr. Merianos's professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Merianos honors. He obtained his medical school training at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and performed his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. His distinctions include: New York Rising Stars; Weill Cornell Medical Center Excellence in Teaching Award; and National Merit Scholarship. Dr. Merianos (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Greek.

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Clinical interests: Circumcision, Esophagus Problems, Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, ... (Read more)

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 surgeon and thoracic surgeon. Dr. Reddy's areas of expertise consist of heart bypass surgery (CABG), pulmonary embolism, and pulmonary hypertension. He is in-network for Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Madras Medical College. For his residency, Dr. Reddy trained 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) is conversant in Telugu, Spanish, and Tamil. Dr. Reddy is affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Embolism, Coronary Artery Disease

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    93.8%
    (Worse than state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.9 times the average?
  • Based on 362 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Henry Jean Tannous, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
1190 Fifth Avenue; Guggenheim Pavilion, Floor 2nd
New York, NY
 

Dr. Henry Tannous specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery. These areas are among Dr. Tannous's clinical interests: collapsed lung (pneumothorax), aortic valve replacement, and diagnostic bronchoscopy. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, Vytra, and more. He has an open panel. He is a graduate of American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Tannous's medical residency was performed at George Washington University Medical Center and Waterbury Hospital. Dr. Tannous (or staff) is conversant in Arabic and French.

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Clinical interests: Bypass Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Aortic Stenosis, Esophagus Problems, Heart Problems, Aortic ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    100%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.5 times the average?
  • Based on 82 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Harvey Ira Pass, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Harvey Pass is a New York, NY physician who specializes in thoracic surgery. He graduated from Duke University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Medical University of South Carolina. His clinical interests include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. Dr. Pass takes several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Pass is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Bronchoscopy, Endoscopic Surgery, Thoracic Cancer, Upper Endoscopy, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Benjamin Enoch Lee, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Benjamin Lee is a cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY and Flushing, NY. He attended medical school at New York Medical College. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Davis. Areas of expertise for Dr. Lee include esophageal cancer, minimally invasive esophageal surgery, and lung cancer. He is in-network for Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid, as well as other insurance carriers. In addition to English, Dr. Lee (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens.

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Clinical interests: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Lung Cancer Surgery, Minimally Invasive Esophageal Surgery, Mediastinal ... (Read more)

Dr. Elias A Zias, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Elias Zias is a cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY and Valhalla, NY. Dr. Zias's areas of expertise include aortic valve replacement, heart bypass surgery (CABG), and minimally invasive surgery. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Zias graduated from New York Medical College and then he performed his residency at Westchester Medical Center. He is affiliated with VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Mitral Stenosis, Aortic Stenosis, Tricuspid Valve Disease, Aortic Valve ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    96.4%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.8 times the average?
  • Based on 395 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Thomas Victor Bilfinger, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
Stony Brook Surgical Associates, Pc; Stony Brook University Hospital
Hsc, T-19, Room 080, NY
 

Dr. Thomas Bilfinger is a physician who specializes in thoracic surgery. Dr. Bilfinger has indicated that his clinical interests include lung cancer, heart valve disease, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Viant, Healthfirst, and more. Dr. Bilfinger graduated from the University of Zurich Faculty of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Dr. Bilfinger (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, German, and French.

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Clinical interests: Bypass Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Thoracic Problems, Heart Valve Disease, Esophagus Problems, ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    95.6%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 times the average?
  • Based on 145 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Jessica Scott Donington, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
423 East 23rd Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Jessica Donington's medical specialty is thoracic surgery. After completing medical school at Rush Medical College, she performed her residency at Mayo Clinic. Areas of expertise for Dr. Donington include lung biopsy, esophageal cancer, and minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Donington takes Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Donington (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Arabic, and Sign Language. She is affiliated with Manhattan Campus of the VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Esophagus Problems, Lung Problems, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Esophageal ... (Read more)

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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 is a specialist in thoracic surgery. Patient reviews placed Dr. Bhora at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, and Secure Horizons, as well as other insurance carriers. 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). He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Bhora (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Spanish, and Cantonese. Dr. Bhora's professional affiliations include Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Roosevelt, and The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. Dr. Bhora's practice is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
Bellevue Hospital; 27th Street & 1st Avenue
New York, NY
 

Dr. Michael Zervos is a medical specialist in thoracic surgery. After attending the University of Crete Faculty of Medicine for medical school, Dr. Zervos completed his residency training at NYU Langone Medical Center. His clinical interests include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. He takes several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Zervos is affiliated with Manhattan Campus of the VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Endoscopic Surgery, Thoracic Cancer, Upper ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Bernard Crawford specializes in thoracic surgery. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. His areas of expertise include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. Dr. Crawford takes Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and then he performed his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Crawford speaks Spanish. He is affiliated with VA NY Harbor Healthcare System and NYU Langone Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Lung Biopsy, Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Thoracic Cancer, Lung Problems, Neuroendocrine Disorders, ... (Read more)

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Dr. David Mickael Kalfa, PhD, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
177 Fort Washington Avenue 7gn-435; Milstein Hospital Building
New York, NY
 

Dr. David Kalfa is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Kalfa include heart surgery and thoracic (chest) surgery procedures. Dr. Kalfa is affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors. He is an in-network provider for Medicaid Managed Care, Child Health Plus, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Kalfa graduated from the University of Montpellier Faculty of Medicine and the University of the Mediterranean Aix-Marseille II Faculty of Medicine. He has received distinctions including Nomination to the best Poster, Annual Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Symposium, Milwaukee, USA; Nomination to the best Poster, Congenital Session, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, STS; and Meeting, San Diego, USA. Dr. Kalfa (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Heart Surgery

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