We found 47 providers with an interest in thoracic problems and who accept Healthfirst near Rego Park, NY.

Dr. Vinay Manohar Tak, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery
45th Ave@ Parson Boulevard
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Vinay Tak is a medical specialist in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Tak include thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, and achalasia. Dr. Tak accepts several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and HealthSmart. He graduated from Nil Ratan Sarkar Medical College and then he performed his residency at New York Hospital Queens and a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU). Dr. Tak (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, Bengali, and Hindi. Dr. Tak is affiliated with Wyckoff Heights Medical Center and Flushing Hospital Medical Center. He is not currently accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, pectus excavatum, thoracic (chest) problems

All Interests: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Achalasia, Pectus Excavatum, Heart Bypass Surgery, Thoracic Problems, ... (Read more)

Procedure Information for CABG and/or Valve Surgery
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    97.2%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.2 times the average?
  • Based on 180 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Dong-Seok Daniel Lee, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
135-16 Roosevelt Avenue; 2nd Floor
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Dong-Seok Lee's specialty is thoracic surgery. His clinical interests include esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and lung cancer. Dr. Lee is affiliated with Bronx VA Medical Center. He is in-network for Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Lee (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Korean and Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Achalasia, Sarcoma, Upper Endoscopy, Laparoscopic Fundoplication, Diagnostic Bronchoscopy, Lung ... (Read more)

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Dr. Nasser Khaled Altorki, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 E 68th Street; # M-404
New York, NY
 

Dr. Nasser Altorki is a specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Altorki include esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and lung surgery. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Altorki honors several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and Health Insurance Plan of New York (HIP). He is a graduate of Cairo University, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Altorki include: New York Super Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. Dr. Altorki (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymoma

All Interests: Achalasia, Heartburn, Laparoscopic Fundoplication, Acid Reflux, Surgical Procedures, Minimally ... (Read more)

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Dr. Brendon Matthew Stiles, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 E 68th Street; M404
New York, NY
 

Dr. Brendon Stiles' medical specialty is cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. These areas are among Dr. Stiles's clinical interests: esophageal cancer, thoracic outlet syndrome, and lung cancer. Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Stiles honors. After completing medical school at the University of Virginia School of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Virginia. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Compliance Leader, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery. Dr. Stiles (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Spanish, and German. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymoma

All Interests: VATS Lung Surgery, Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, Excision, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Jeffrey L Port, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 E 68th Street; # M404
New York, NY
 

Dr. Jeffrey Port, who practices in New York, NY, is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. His clinical interests include esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and achalasia. He takes several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO. Before performing his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center, Dr. Port attended New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Dr. Port 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. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymoma

All Interests: Achalasia, Heartburn, Laparoscopic Fundoplication, Acid Reflux, Surgical Procedures, Thoracic ... (Read more)

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Dr. Fouad Elias Elias Lajam, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
14004 58th Road
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Fouad Lajam is a thoracic surgeon in Flushing, NY and New York, NY. Dr. Lajam's clinical interests include esophageal cancer, thoracic outlet syndrome, and collapsed lung (pneumothorax). He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. His practice is open to new patients. He is a graduate of Autonomous University of Santo Domingo Faculty of Medicine and a graduate of Elmhurst Hospital Center's residency program. Dr. Lajam (or staff) is conversant in Arabic, Spanish, and French.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Heart Problems, Myasthenia Gravis, Diagnostic Bronchoscopy, Thoracotomy, Hyperhidrosis, Esophageal ... (Read more)

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Dr. Sebron W Harrison, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 E 68th Street; M-404
New York, NY
 

Dr. Sebron Harrison works as a heart surgeon and chest surgeon. He graduated from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Alabama. Dr. Harrison's areas of expertise include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), esophageal cancer surgery, and lung cancer. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Coresource, and Anthem. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Lung Cancer Surgery, Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Heart ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
56-45 Main Street
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Andrew Nguyen is a physician who specializes in cardiac surgery. These areas are among Dr. Nguyen's clinical interests: minimally invasive esophageal surgery, achalasia, and lung cancer surgery. He takes Coresource, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Dr. Nguyen attended Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. He is conversant in Vietnamese. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens.

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Relevant Interests: , mesothelioma, mediastinal tumor, thymoma

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Cancer Surgery, Minimally Invasive Esophageal Surgery, Hiatal Hernia, Nissen ... (Read more)

Dr. Darren Brent Schneider, MD
Specializes in Vascular Surgery
525 E 68th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Darren Schneider is a specialist in vascular surgery. Dr. Schneider (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Hebrew, and Arabic. These areas are among his clinical interests: renal angioplasty, carotid artery disease, and carotid endarterectomy. He is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Dr. Schneider attended the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. Schneider average 3.0 stars out of 5. Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Schneider accepts. Dr. Schneider has received distinctions including One of America's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and New York Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic outlet syndrome

All Interests: Renal Angioplasty, Renal Vascular Disease, Lower Extremity Bypass Surgery, Stenosis, Vascular ... (Read more)

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Dr. Baoqing Li, MD
Specializes in Radiation Oncology
56-46 Main Street; Lower Lvl
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Baoqing Li is a Flushing, NY physician who specializes in radiation oncology. His clinical interests include lung cancer, breast cancer, and gastrointestinal cancer. Dr. Li accepts several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Amerigroup, and United Healthcare Compass. He attended New York Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Davis. His distinctions include: } // ]]> //]]>; Name of award Date awarded; and ASCO Cancer Foundation Merit Award from American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). Dr. Li (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Hebrew, and Korean. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Gastrointestinal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Prostate Cancer

Dr. Dattatreyudu Dattatreyudu Dattatreyudu Nori, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Urologic Oncology, Surgical Oncology
56-45 Main Street
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Dattatretydu Nori practices gynecologic oncology, radiation oncology, and urologic oncology in New York, NY and Flushing, NY. He has a special interest in brachytherapy (seed implants), breast cancer, and thoracic cancer. He is professionally affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine. Dr. Nori is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO. He graduated from Osmania University and Kurnool Medical College. Dr. Nori 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. Nori (or staff) is conversant in Urdu, Mandarin, and Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic cancer

All Interests: Brachytherapy, Urologic Cancer, Thoracic Cancer, Sarcoma, Radiation Therapy, Cancer, Breast Cancer, ... (Read more)

Dr. Demetri J Merianos, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Head and Neck Surgery
520 East 70th Street L 718
New York, NY
 

Dr. Demetri Merianos is a specialist in surgical oncology (cancer surgery), pediatric thoracic surgery, and pediatric head and neck surgery. He works in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Merianos is a graduate of UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School and a graduate of Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania's residency program. His areas of expertise include the following: gynecological problems, cancer surgery, and pectus excavatum. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Merianos takes. He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Rising Stars; Weill Cornell Medical Center Excellence in Teaching Award; and National Merit Scholarship. In addition to English, Dr. Merianos (or staff) speaks Spanish and Greek. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , pectus excavatum

All Interests: Circumcision, Esophagus Problems, Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, ... (Read more)

Dr. Elliot Michael Belenkov, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
178 E 85 Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Elliot Belenkov is an adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology specialist. Dr. Belenkov is conversant in Russian. His areas of expertise include the following: bladder cancer, chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), and lung cancer. He is professionally affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, and NYU Langone Medical Center. He obtained his medical school training at Azerbaijan Medical University and performed his residency at Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York. Patient reviews placed Dr. Belenkov at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Coresource, Vytra, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of Best Doctors For Cancer in USA Castle Connolly Best Doctors NY Magazine/Castle Connolly. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Lung Cancer, Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, Stomach Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Blood ... (Read more)

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Dr. Thomas Kwong Chen King, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
520 E 70th Street; # Starr-505
New York, NY
 

Dr. Thomas King's areas of specialization are adult critical care and adult pulmonology. Dr. King's clinical interests include lung cancer, intensive care, and pneumonia. He is in-network for Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, POMCO, and more. He attended The University of Edinburgh College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at International. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. King has received include New York Super Doctors; Wu Chung Visiting Professor, University of Hong Kong; and William Harris Visiting Professor, University of Taiwan. Dr. King (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Spanish, and Cantonese. He is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Tuberculosis, Sarcoidosis, Pneumonia, Interstitial Lung Disease, Intensive Care, Lung Problems, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Sharif Hamed Ellozy, MD
Specializes in Vascular Surgery
525 East 68th Street; Starr 8
New York, NY
 

Dr. Sharif Ellozy is a specialist in vascular surgery. On average, patients gave Dr. Ellozy a rating of 2.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Ellozy include thoracic outlet syndrome, iliac artery aneurysm, and carotid endarterectomy. He is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine. He accepts Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Dr. Ellozy trained at Mount Sinai Medical Center for residency. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include New York Super Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and One of America's Top Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Ellozy (or staff) speaks Arabic, Spanish, and French.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic outlet syndrome

All Interests: Lower Extremity Bypass Surgery, Sclerotherapy, Vascular Surgery Procedures, Abdominal Aortic ... (Read more)

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Dr. Francis P Arena, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
157-02 Cross Bay Boulevard; Suite 204
Howard Beach, NY
 

Dr. Francis Arena is a hematologist, oncologist, and medical oncologist. Patient reviews placed Dr. Arena at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: bladder cancer, rectal cancer, and lung cancer. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center, North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset, and NYU Langone Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Arena is accepting new patients. He attended Weill Cornell Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College for residency. In addition to English, he speaks Polish.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Liver Cancer, Kidney Cancer, Rectal Cancer, Colon Cancer, Leukemia, Soft Tissue Problems, Lung ... (Read more)

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