We found 73 providers with an interest in thoracic problems and who accept Healthfirst near Brooklyn, NY.

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Dr. Vinay Manohar Tak, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery
4802 10th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Vinay Tak's specialties are general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery. He practices in Stony Brook, NY and Brooklyn, NY. His clinical interests include thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, and achalasia. Before performing his residency at New York Hospital Queens and a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU), Dr. Tak attended Nil Ratan Sarkar Medical College for medical school. Dr. Tak is in-network for HealthSmart, Viant, and Healthfirst, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Tak is closed to new patients at this time.

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Relevant Interests: , thoracic outlet syndrome, lung cancer, pectus excavatum

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

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Dr. Jessica Scott Donington, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
423 East 23rd Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Jessica Donington practices thoracic surgery in New York, NY. Her clinical interests include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and malignant mesothelioma. Dr. Donington is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Before performing her residency at Mayo Clinic, Dr. Donington attended Rush Medical College for medical school. She is affiliated with VA NY Harbor Health Care System and NYU Langone.

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Relevant Interests: , malignant mesothelioma, lung cancer, mesothelioma, mediastinal tumor

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

Dr. Brendon Matthew Stiles, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 East 68th Street, M-404; Cardiothoracic Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Brendon Stiles specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery and practices in New York, NY. These areas are among his clinical interests: esophageal cancer, thoracic outlet syndrome, and lung cancer. He honors Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, POMCO, and more. Dr. Stiles obtained his medical school training at the University of Virginia School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Virginia. Dr. Stiles has received the following distinctions: Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Compliance Leader, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery. He is professionally 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, Excision, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Hyperhidrosis, Esophageal ... (Read more)

Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
1 Pierrepont Street; 300 Cadman Plaza West
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Dong-Seok Lee is a specialist in thoracic surgery. Dr. Lee is a graduate of UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. These areas are among his clinical interests: video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), achalasia, and diagnostic bronchoscopy. Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and POMCO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Lee honors. Dr. Lee (or staff) is conversant in Korean and Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Bronx VA Medical Center and Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Lee welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, mediastinal tumor

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

Dr. Sebron Wood Harrison, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
263 Seventh Avenue; Suite 4h, Nypbmh Medical Pavilion
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Sebron Harrison's areas of specialization are cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. Dr. Harrison graduated from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Alabama. He has indicated that his clinical interests include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), esophageal cancer surgery, and lung cancer. Amerigroup, Coresource, and Anthem are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Harrison takes. Dr. Harrison is professionally affiliated with 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)

Dr. Harvey I Pass, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Harvey Pass specializes in thoracic surgery. Dr. Pass's education and training includes medical school at Duke University School of Medicine and residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Medical University of South Carolina. Clinical interests for Dr. Pass include cancer surgery, achalasia, and diagnostic bronchoscopy. Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Pass accepts. Dr. Pass has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with NYU Langone.

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Relevant Interests: , malignant mesothelioma, lung cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, thoracic cancer, mesothelioma, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Bronchoscopy, Navigational Bronchoscopy, Endoscopic Surgery, Thoracic ... (Read more)

Dr. Jeffrey L Port, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 East 68th Street, M-404; Cardiothoracic Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Jeffrey Port's areas of specialization are cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery; he sees patients in New York, NY. His areas of expertise include esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and achalasia. Dr. Port takes Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine, he performed his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Port's distinctions include: One of America's Top Doctors; Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors; and New York Super Doctors. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, thymoma

All Interests: Achalasia, Heartburn, Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery, Laparoscopic Fundoplication, Acid Reflux, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
150 East 77th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Fouad Lajam is a thoracic surgery specialist in Flushing, NY and New York, NY. Dr. Lajam (or staff) speaks Arabic and Spanish. His areas of expertise include the following: esophageal cancer, thoracic outlet syndrome, and collapsed lung (pneumothorax). Dr. Lajam is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. After attending Autonomous University of Santo Domingo Faculty of Medicine for medical school, Dr. Lajam completed his residency training at Elmhurst Hospital Center. He is in-network for Amerigroup, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. His practice is open to new patients.

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

All Interests: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Lung Lobectomy, Tuberculosis, Thymectomy, Tracheostomy, Esophageal ... (Read more)

Dr. Eugene Shostak, MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Adult Pulmonology
170 William Street; 5th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Eugene Shostak, who practices in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY, is a medical specialist in adult critical care, cardiothoracic surgery, and adult pulmonology. Before completing his residency at Lahey Clinic, Dr. Shostak attended medical school at SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine. His areas of expertise include the following: lung biopsy, cryotherapy, and lung cancer. He takes Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinctions: Resident Travel Award. American Thoracic Society International Conference. San Diego, CA; Best Resident Teacher Award. Lahey Clinic Medical Center. Burlington, MA; and Scholarship for Academic Excellence. New York University. In addition to English, Dr. Shostak speaks Russian. He is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Cryosurgery, Tumor, Bronchoscopy with Biopsy, Lung Biopsy, Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Ablation, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Cardiac Surgery
525 East 68th Street M 404
New York, NY
 

Dr. Andrew Nguyen's specialty is cardiac surgery. His clinical interests include minimally invasive esophageal surgery, achalasia, and lung cancer surgery. He takes Coresource, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Nguyen is a graduate of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)'s residency program. He speaks 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. Bernard K Crawford, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Bernard Crawford specializes in thoracic surgery and practices in New York, NY. Patient reviews placed Dr. Crawford at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Crawford include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and non-small cell lung cancer. He is affiliated with VA NY Harbor Health Care System and NYU Langone. Dr. Crawford accepts Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He is a graduate of George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. His residency was performed at NYU Langone Medical Center. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, mediastinal disease, pectus excavatum, thoracic cancer, mediastinal tumor, pectus carinatum

All Interests: Lung Biopsy, Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Fundoplication, Thoracic Cancer, Lung Problems, Thoracic ... (Read more)

Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
325 West 15th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Wissam Raad specializes in thoracic surgery and practices in New York, NY. His areas of expertise include esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and achalasia. Dr. Raad honors Medicaid Managed Care, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. Dr. Raad's medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut. Dr. Raad (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Arabic, Spanish, and Russian. He is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Raad is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, mesothelioma, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Lobectomy, Thymectomy, Hiatal Hernia, Fundoplication, Needle Biopsy, Upper ... (Read more)

Dr. Costas Bizekis, MD
Specializes in Other, Thoracic Surgery
530 1st Avenue; Suite 9v
New York, NY
 

Dr. Costas Bizekis' area of specialization is thoracic surgery. Dr. Bizekis attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. His clinical interests include cancer surgery, achalasia, and myasthenia gravis. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Bizekis is professionally affiliated with NYU Langone.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, thoracic cancer, mediastinal tumor

All Interests: Achalasia, Lung Biopsy, Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Endoscopic Surgery, Esophageal Spasm, ... (Read more)

Dr. Darren B Schneider, MD
Specializes in Vascular Surgery
525 East 68th Street Starr 8
New York, NY
 

Dr. Darren Schneider is a specialist in vascular surgery. He works in New York, NY. Areas of expertise for Dr. Schneider include renal angioplasty, thoracic outlet syndrome, and iliac artery aneurysm. Dr. Schneider is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine. He attended the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) for residency. On average, patients gave him a rating of 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)

Dr. Demetri J Merianos, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Head and Neck Surgery
263 7th Avenue; Suite 4e
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. His areas of expertise include the following: gynecological problems, cancer surgery, and pectus excavatum. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Merianos is an in-network provider for Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Merianos attended UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Merianos's 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. Dr. Merianos's 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
160 East 34th Street; 10th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Elliot Belenkov, who practices in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY, is a medical specialist in adult hematology, adult oncology, and medical oncology. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Belenkov include bladder cancer, chronic myeloid leukemia (CML), and lung cancer. His professional affiliations include Mount Sinai Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital, and NYU Langone. He accepts Coresource, Vytra, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more. Dr. Belenkov is accepting new patients. He graduated from Azerbaijan Medical University. His medical residency was performed at Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York. He has received the following distinction: Best Doctors For Cancer in USA Castle Connolly Best Doctors NY Magazine/Castle Connolly. Dr. Belenkov is conversant in Russian.

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Relevant Interests: , lung cancer

All Interests: Primary Care, Lung Cancer, Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, ... (Read more)

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