We found 37 surgeons who accept 1199 near Port Jefferson, NY.

Dr. Tommaso Addona, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
101 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY
 

Dr. Tommaso Addona is a specialist in plastic surgery. Dr. Addona (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Sign Language, and Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Addona include breast reconstruction revision, mini tummy tuck, and botox injection. Dr. Addona is affiliated with Syosset Hospital, St. Joseph Hospital, and Mercy Medical Center, Rockville Centre. Dr. Addona attended medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. He trained at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York for residency. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Addona honors. He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Rising Stars. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Breast Reconstruction Revision, Breast Augmentation, Labiaplasty, Eyelid Retraction Repair, Pec ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Vascular Surgery
101 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY
 

Dr. Richard Ricca's specialty is vascular surgery. He studied medicine at New York Medical College. Dr. Ricca's areas of expertise include breast surgery, gallbladder removal surgery (cholecystectomy), and colon surgery. He takes MagnaCare, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and 1199, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Ricca is professionally affiliated with Southampton Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Breast Surgery, Hernia Surgery, Vascular Surgery Procedures, Gallbladder Removal Surgery, Colon ... (Read more)

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Dr. Richard Steven Litman, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
251 East Oakland Avenue
Port Jefferson, NY
 

Dr. Richard Litman is a physician who specializes in otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include throat cancer, acoustic neuroma, and sleep apnea. Dr. Litman is affiliated with St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY), Montefiore Medical Center - Moses Division Hospital, and Stony Brook University Hospital. Amerigroup, POMCO, and HealthSmart are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Litman accepts. Dr. Litman attended medical school at Wake Forest University School of Medicine. His training includes residency programs at Jacobi Medical Center and Long Island Jewish Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Dizziness, Larynx Cancer, Sinus Problems, Sinus Surgery, Neck Cancer, Skin Cancer, Ear Problems, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Ajay Earl Chitkara, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
251 East Oakland Avenue
Port Jefferson, NY
 

Dr. Ajay Chitkara's area of specialization is otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). Dr. Chitkara's clinical interests include throat problems, ear problems, and nose problems. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is in-network for POMCO, HealthSmart, and Viant, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Georgetown University Hospital, Dr. Chitkara attended Georgetown University School of Medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Chitkara speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY), Stony Brook University Hospital, and ENT and Allergy Associates.

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Clinical interests: Throat Problems, Ear Problems, Nose Problems

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Dr. John Paul Sugrue, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
251 East Oakland Avenue
Port Jefferson, NY
 

Dr. John Sugrue's specialty is otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Clinical interests for Dr. Sugrue include throat problems, ear problems, and nose problems. He takes Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Georgetown University School of Medicine and a graduate of Georgetown University Hospital's residency program. In addition to English, Dr. Sugrue speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY), Montefiore Medical Center - Weiler Division Hospital, and Stony Brook University Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Throat Problems, Ear Problems, Nose Problems

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Dr. Yefim Rafail Sheynkin, MD
Specializes in Urology
Stony Brook Technology Park; 24 Research Way, Suite 500
East Setauket, NY
 

Dr. Yefim Sheynkin is an urology (urinary tract disease) specialist. Dr. Sheynkin (or staff) is conversant in Spanish, German, and French. His areas of expertise include the following: microsurgery, minimally invasive surgery, and kidney stones. Dr. Sheynkin is a graduate of First Moscow Medical Institute. For his residency, Dr. Sheynkin trained at Maimonides Medical Center. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Prostate Problems, Infertility, Microsurgery, Kidney Stones, Vasectomy, Minimally Invasive Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Lee Merrick Shangold, MD
Specializes in Sleep Medicine, Otolaryngology
251 East Oakland Avenue
Port Jefferson, NY
 

Dr. Lee Shangold is a sleep medicine and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat) specialist in Port Jefferson Station, NY, Port Jefferson, NY, and Patchogue, NY. Dr. Shangold has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He has indicated that his clinical interests include throat problems, ear problems, and nose problems. He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. Before completing his residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Dr. Shangold attended medical school at SUNY Upstate Medical University. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY), Montefiore Medical Center - Weiler Division Hospital, and Stony Brook University Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Problems, Throat Problems, Ear Problems, Nose Problems

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Dr. William Hy Sher, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
251 East Oakland Avenue
Port Jefferson, NY
 

Dr. William Sher practices otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Sher's clinical interests include throat problems, ear problems, and nose problems. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, POMCO, and HealthSmart. Dr. Sher studied medicine at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Sher trained at Bellevue Hospital Center and Kings County Hospital Center. His professional affiliations include Montefiore Medical Center, St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY), and Stony Brook University Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Thyroid Problems, Throat Problems, Ear Problems, Parathyroid Disease, Nose Problems, Neck Surgery

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Dr. Wesley Vanwye Carrion, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
200 Belle Terre Road
Port Jefferson, NY
 

Dr. Wesley Carrion's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Carrion's areas of expertise include clubfoot, scoliosis, and hip surgery. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. He takes Amerigroup, Anthem, POMCO, and more. Dr. Carrion attended the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine and the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) for residency. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Peconic Bay Medical Center, St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY), and NuHealth.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Scoliosis, Fractures, Musculoskeletal Problems, Surgical Procedures, Hip Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Joanna Yvonne Chikwe, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
101 Nicolls Road; Level 5
Stony Brook, NY
 

Dr. Joanna Chikwe is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery. She studied medicine at Oxford University Medical School. Dr. Chikwe's training includes a residency program at Royal Brompton Hospital. She is especially interested in heart valve disease, heart surgery, and aortic aneurysm repair. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Chikwe has received professional recognition including the following: 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. Dr. Chikwe's practice is open to new patients.

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

Dr. Thomas Victor Bilfinger, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
University Hospital; L5
Stony Brook, NY
 

Dr. Thomas Bilfinger is a physician who specializes in thoracic surgery. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Bilfinger has indicated that his clinical interests include lung cancer, heart valve disease, and heart surgery. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. After attending the University of Zurich Faculty of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Dr. Bilfinger (or staff) speaks Spanish, German, and French.

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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Thoracic Problems, Heart Valve Disease, Esophagus Problems, Heart Problems, ... (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.
    95.6%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 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 145 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Lauren Sari Zaretsky, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
251 East Oakland Avenue
Port Jefferson, NY
 

Dr. Lauren Zaretsky is an otolaryngologist in Port Jefferson Station, NY, Port Jefferson, NY, and Patchogue, NY. Patient reviews placed Dr. Zaretsky at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Zaretsky has a special interest in throat problems, ear problems, and nose problems. Dr. Zaretsky's hospital/clinic affiliations include Montefiore Medical Center, St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY), and Stony Brook University Hospital. Dr. Zaretsky accepts Amerigroup, POMCO, and HealthSmart, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Zaretsky is a graduate of Mount Sinai School of Medicine. For Dr. Zaretsky's residency, Dr. Zaretsky trained at Mount Sinai Medical Center and Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center. Dr. Zaretsky speaks Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Throat Problems, Ear Problems, Nose Problems

Dr. Frank Sam Darras, MD
Specializes in Urology
24 Research Way; Suite 500
East Setauket, NY
 

Dr. Frank Darras is an urologist. Dr. Darras (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Greek. Dr. Darras's areas of expertise include the following: bladder cancer, urge incontinence (overactive bladder), and benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate). He obtained his medical school training at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. Dr. Darras honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Coventry.

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Clinical interests: Prostate Problems, Bladder Cancer, Transplant Procedures, Urinary Incontinence, Urge Incontinence, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Aza Lefkowitz, MD
Specializes in MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
4 Technology Drive; Suite 180
E. Setauket, NY
 

Dr. Aza Lefkowitz is a specialist in MOHS-micrographic surgery. He works in Fresh Meadows, NY, Albertson, NY, and East Setauket, NY. Dr. Lefkowitz (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hebrew and Yiddish. In his practice, Dr. Lefkowitz focuses on mole removal, tattoo removal, and mohs surgery. He is affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He studied medicine at New York Medical College and SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine. Dr. Lefkowitz's residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). He honors Amerigroup, POMCO, Humana ChoiceCare Network, and more.

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Clinical interests: Tattoo Removal, Mohs Surgery, Mole Removal

Dr. Sardar Ali Ali Khan, MD
Specializes in Urology
Stony Brook Technology Park; 24 Research Way, Suite 500
East Setauket, NY
 

Dr. Sardar Khan's specialty is urology (urinary tract disease). His areas of expertise include the following: urge incontinence (overactive bladder), erectile dysfunction (impotence), and pelvic surgery. Dr. Khan accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, Coventry, and more. He graduated from Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute.

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Clinical interests: Prostate Problems, Urinary Incontinence, Urge Incontinence, Erectile Dysfunction, Urologic Cancer, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Allison Joan McLarty, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
101 Nicolls Road; Level 5
Stony Brook, NY
 

Dr. Allison McLarty specializes in thoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. McLarty include bypass surgery, lung cancer, and heart valve disease. She is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. McLarty attended Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Columbia University for residency. Dr. McLarty (or staff) speaks Spanish, German, and Greek. Dr. McLarty is professionally affiliated with Northport VA Medical Center and Stony Brook University Hospital.

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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: ?
    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.
    92.1%
    (Worse than state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.1 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 144 patients (2009-2011)
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