We found 7 providers with an interest in thoracic problems and who accept Child Health Plus near Stony Brook, NY.

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

Dr. Allison McLarty works as a thoracic surgeon. Areas of expertise for Dr. McLarty include bypass surgery, lung cancer, and heart valve disease. She takes several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield. After completing medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Dr. McLarty performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with Columbia University. Dr. McLarty (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, German, and Greek. She is affiliated with Northport VA Medical Center and Stony Brook University Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, thoracic (chest) problems

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

Dr. Thomas Bilfinger's medical specialty is thoracic surgery. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Zurich Faculty of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. In Dr. Bilfinger's practice, he is particularly interested in lung cancer, heart valve disease, and heart surgery. He is rated highly by his patients. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Bilfinger (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, German, and French.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, thoracic (chest) problems

All 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. Henry Jean Tannous, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
101 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY
 

Dr. Henry Tannous works as a thoracic surgeon in Stony Brook, NY. He studied medicine at American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Tannous trained at Waterbury Hospital for his residency. Clinical interests for Dr. Tannous include minimally invasive surgery, cancer surgery, and lung cancer. He honors HealthSmart, Viant, and Healthfirst, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, pectus excavatum, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Aortic Stenosis, Esophagus Problems, Aortic Valve Regurgitation, Heart ... (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.
    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 82 patients (2009-2011)
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Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, Critical Care
2500 Nesconset Highway; Building 16b Suite 62
Stony Brook, NY
 

Dr. Jane Kugaczewski specializes in pediatric surgery and critical care (intensive care medicine) and practices in Mount Sinai, NY and Stony Brook, NY. Areas of expertise for Dr. Kugaczewski include achalasia, benign soft tissue tumor, and soft tissue sarcoma. She takes Child Health Plus, Medicaid, and Medicare insurance. She attended SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Kugaczewski (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Polish. She is affiliated with John T. Mather Memorial Hospital of Port Jefferson, St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY), and St. Catherine of Siena Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Achalasia, Thyroid Cancer, Benign Soft Tissue Tumor, Thyroid Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Tumor, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Other, Adult Hematology, Adult Oncology
235 North Belle Meade Road
East Setauket, NY
 

Dr. Jeffrey Vacirca's areas of specialization are adult hematology and adult oncology. Dr. Vacirca's average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: lung cancer, cancer prevention, and breast cancer. He is professionally affiliated with John T. Mather Memorial Hospital of Port Jefferson, St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY), and St. Catherine of Siena Hospital. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid. After attending St. George's University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Stony Brook University Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Clinical Trials, Bone Marrow Biopsy, Cancer Prevention, Colon Cancer, Blood Disorders, Lung Cancer, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Adult Pulmonology
222 East Main Street; Suite 200
Smithtown, NY
 

Dr. Brian Margolis practices adult pulmonology in Smithtown, NY, Great Neck, NY, and Mineola, NY. He is rated highly by his patients. Areas of expertise for Dr. Margolis include lung cancer, sleep apnea, and restless leg syndrome. Dr. Margolis is an in-network provider for MultiPlan, Child Health Plus, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. Dr. Margolis graduated from Brown University, Alpert Medical School and then he performed his residency at Maimonides Medical Center. He is affiliated with Stony Brook University Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Restless Leg Syndrome, Sleep Problems, Sleep Disorders, Lung Biopsy, Bronchoscopy, Mechanical ... (Read more)

Dr. Richard Joseph Scriven, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Surgery
Stony Brook Technology Park; 37 Research Way
East Setauket, NY
 

Dr. Richard Scriven practices pediatric surgery in East Setauket, NY. He is conversant in Spanish. His areas of expertise include cancer surgery, pectus excavatum, and hernia surgery. Dr. Scriven is affiliated with Stony Brook University Hospital. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Dr. Scriven attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University for medical school. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , pectus excavatum

All Interests: Cancer Surgery, Pectus Excavatum, Appendicitis, Circumcision, Hepatectomy, Hepatoblastoma, Hernia ... (Read more)

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