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We found 45 providers with an interest in thoracic problems and who accept Healthfirst near Rego Park, NY.

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

Dr. Vinay Tak sees patients in Brooklyn, NY, Stony Brook, NY, and New York, NY. His medical specialties are general surgery and thoracic surgery. He graduated from Nil Ratan Sarkar Medical College. He trained at New York Hospital Queens and a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU) for residency. Areas of expertise for Dr. Tak include thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, and achalasia. He takes Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Tak (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish, Bengali, and Hindi. His professional affiliations include Wyckoff Heights Medical Center and Flushing Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Tak has a closed panel.

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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
  • Patient survival rate: ?
    97.2%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 1.2 times the average?
  • Based on 180 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Henry Jean Tannous, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
1190 Fifth Avenue
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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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, pectus excavatum, mediastinal tumor

All 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. Dong-Seok Daniel Lee, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
135-16 Roosevelt Avenue; 2nd Floor
Flushing, NY
 

Dr. Dong-Seok Lee is a specialist in thoracic surgery. He works in Bronx, NY, Flushing, NY, and New York, NY. Clinical interests for Dr. Lee include esophageal cancer, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and lung cancer. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and POMCO. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Lee (or staff) speaks the following languages: Korean and Spanish. He is affiliated with Bronx VA Medical Center. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Achalasia, Sarcoma, Upper Endoscopy, Diagnostic Bronchoscopy, Lung Problems, Thoracic Surgery ... (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 specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery and practices in New York, NY. Clinical interests for Dr. Altorki include esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and lung surgery. He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Altorki is in-network for Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center, Dr. Altorki attended medical school at Cairo University, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine. He has received distinctions including New York Super Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. Dr. Altorki (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish. Dr. Altorki is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymoma

All Interests: Achalasia, Surgical Procedures, Hyperhidrosis, Esophageal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lung Surgery, ... (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 is a heart surgeon and thoracic surgeon. Dr. Stiles's clinical interests include esophageal cancer, thoracic outlet syndrome, and lung cancer. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from the University of Virginia School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Virginia. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Stiles 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.

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

All Interests: Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, Excision, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Hyperhidrosis, ... (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 is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. These areas are among Dr. Port's clinical interests: esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and achalasia. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine. He accepts Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Port include: One of America's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and New York Super Doctors. Dr. Port is conversant in Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymoma

All Interests: Achalasia, Heartburn, Acid Reflux, Surgical Procedures, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Hyperhidrosis, ... (Read more)

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

Dr. Fouad Lajam works as 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 takes Amerigroup, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He graduated from Autonomous University of Santo Domingo Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Lajam trained at Elmhurst Hospital Center for residency. Dr. Lajam (or staff) speaks the following languages: Arabic, Spanish, and French. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He has an open panel.

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

Dr. Darren Schneider is a physician who specializes in vascular surgery. He is rated 3.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Clinical interests for Dr. Schneider include renal angioplasty, carotid artery disease, and carotid endarterectomy. Dr. Schneider takes Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, POMCO, and more. Dr. Schneider obtained his medical school training at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He has received the following distinctions: One of America's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and New York Super Doctors. Dr. Schneider (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Hebrew, and Arabic. Dr. Schneider is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic outlet syndrome

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

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Dr. David Craig Madoff, MD
Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
525 E. 68th Street; P-501
New York, NY
 

Dr. David Madoff is a medical specialist in vascular & interventional radiology and diagnostic radiology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Madoff include stent placement (stenting), lung cancer, and ablation. Dr. Madoff honors Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Stony Brook University Medical Center. Dr. Madoff has received the following distinctions: Society of Interventional Radiology, . America's Top Radiologists; Top Doctor, Castle Connolly; and Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area. In addition to English, Dr. Madoff (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish. He is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Tumor, Biopsy, Liver Cancer, Imaging Procedures, Biliary Disorders, Kidney Cancer, Radiofrequency ... (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 medical specialty is adult critical care and adult pulmonology. Dr. King's areas of expertise include the following: lung cancer, intensive care, and pneumonia. He is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine. He is in-network for Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, POMCO, and more. After attending The University of Edinburgh College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at International. Distinctions awarded to Dr. King 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) is conversant in Mandarin, Spanish, and Cantonese.

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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 practices vascular surgery. Dr. Ellozy is rated 2.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. His areas of expertise include thoracic outlet syndrome, carotid endarterectomy, and endovascular disease. He is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine. Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ellozy honors. Dr. Ellozy's education and training includes medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center. His distinctions 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, Carotid Artery Stenting, Sclerotherapy, Vascular Surgery ... (Read more)

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Dr. Demetri J Merianos, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Head and Neck Surgery
520 East 70th Street L718
New York, 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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Relevant Interests: , pectus excavatum

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

Dr. David Martin Simpson, MD
Specializes in Neurology
1468 Madison Avenue; Annenberg 2nd Floor, Box 1052
New York, NY
 

Dr. David Simpson specializes in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He studied medicine at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. His residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, the University Hospitals, Cleveland, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Areas of expertise for Dr. Simpson include post-polio syndrome (PPS), thoracic outlet syndrome, and hemifacial spasm. He takes several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, Healthfirst, and Health Plus Amerigroup. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Simpson has received include Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Service Award; Alpha Omega Alpha; and James A. Gibson Anatomical Society. In addition to English, Dr. Simpson (or staff) speaks Hebrew and Spanish. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic outlet syndrome

All Interests: Post-Polio Syndrome, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Dermatomyositis, Electrodiagnostic Testing, ... (Read more)

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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. Dr. Nori (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Urdu, Mandarin, and Spanish. Dr. Nori's areas of clinical interest consist of brachytherapy (seed implants), breast cancer, and thoracic cancer. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine. He graduated from Osmania University and Kurnool Medical College. Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Nori takes. His distinctions include: New York Super Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic cancer

All Interests: Brachytherapy, Urologic Cancer, Thoracic Cancer, Sarcoma, Radiation Therapy, Cancer, Breast Cancer, ... (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. His clinical interests include bladder cancer, chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), and lung cancer. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Belenkov honors Coresource, Vytra, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more. Dr. Belenkov is a graduate of Azerbaijan Medical University. For his residency, Dr. Belenkov trained at Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York. He has received professional recognition including the following: Best Doctors For Cancer in USA Castle Connolly Best Doctors NY Magazine/Castle Connolly. Dr. Belenkov speaks Russian. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Lenox Hill Hospital, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, and NYU Langone Medical Center. He welcomes new patients.

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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. Francis P Arena, MD
Specializes in Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology, Medical Oncology
Nyu Langone Arena Oncology, 157-02 Cross Bay Boulevard; Suite 204
Queens, NY
 

Dr. Francis Arena is an adult hematologist, oncologist, and medical oncologist. Dr. Arena is a graduate of Weill Cornell Medical College. His training includes residency programs at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Clinical interests for Dr. Arena include bladder cancer, rectal cancer, and lung cancer. His average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Arena is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. In addition to English, he speaks Polish. Dr. Arena's professional affiliations include Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center, North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset, and NYU Langone Medical Center. He is open to new patients.

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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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