We found 29 thoracic surgeons who accept Affinity Health Plan near Brooklyn, NY.

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Dr. Shaun Allen Steigman, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Head and Neck Surgery
525 E 68th Street, Box 209; Division of Pediatric Surgery
New York, NY
 

Dr. Shaun Steigman's areas of specialization are general surgery, surgical oncology (cancer surgery), and pediatric thoracic surgery; he sees patients in New York, NY and Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Steigman (or staff) speaks Hebrew and Spanish. These areas are among his clinical interests: cancer surgery, lung surgery, and abnormal prenatal diagnosis. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. He graduated from New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He takes several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Steigman has received include New York Rising Stars; Isaac O. Mehrez Award for Surgical Excellence, Mt. Auburn Hospital; and Poster of Distinction, Massachussetts Chapter of American College of Surgeons, 54th Annual Meeting. Dr. Steigman is not accepting new patients at this time.

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Clinical interests: Neonatal Surgery, Circumcision, Esophagus Problems, Surgical Procedures, Thoracic Surgery ... (Read more)

Dr. Samuel Jones Lang, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
525 East 68th Street, M-404; Cardiothoracic Surgery - Upper East Side
New York, NY
 

Dr. Samuel Lang sees patients in New York, NY and Flushing, NY. His medical specialties are cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: aortic aneurysm, heart valve surgery, and beating heart (off-pump) coronary bypass surgery. Dr. Lang is an in-network provider for Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, POMCO, and more. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College, and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Lang has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors. Dr. Lang (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Korean, and Spanish. Dr. Lang is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve Repair, Beating Heart Coronary Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve ... (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.
    99.1%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.6 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 399 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Paul Jubeong Chai, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
3959 Broadway - Chn-276
New York, NY
 

Dr. Paul Chai's specialties are cardiac surgery, pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, and thoracic surgery. In his practice, he is particularly interested in heart surgery and congenital heart disease. He accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Chai attended Duke University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Duke University Medical Center for residency. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Chai include: One of America's Top Doctors; Alpha Omega Alpha, Duke University School of Medicine; and Children's Miracle Network Research Grant. Dr. Chai is professionally affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors, St. Joseph's Health System, and NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Lung Problems, Heart Surgery, Congenital Heart Disease

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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Clinical interests: Circumcision, Esophagus Problems, Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, ... (Read more)

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

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

Dr. Ottis Isom's areas of specialization are cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. His areas of expertise include mitral valve prolapse, bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and aortic valve surgery. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medicine. Dr. Isom graduated from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. His training includes a residency program at Parkland Health & Hospital System. Patient ratings for Dr. Isom average 5.0 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Isom 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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Clinical interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery, Aortic Valve Disease, 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.
    98.8%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.8 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 100 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Robert F Tranbaugh, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
263 7th Avenue; Suite 4h
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Robert Tranbaugh is a cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery specialist. Dr. Tranbaugh has indicated that his clinical interests include heart bypass surgery (CABG), mitral valve surgery, and aortic aneurysm repair. Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Tranbaugh accepts. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Dr. Tranbaugh attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He has received the following distinction: New York Super Doctors. He is affiliated with New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Mitral Valve Surgery, Heart Surgery, Aortic Aneurysm Repair

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.
    96%
    (Similar to state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.8 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 452 patients (2009-2011)
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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Clinical interests: VATS Lung Surgery, Lung Problems, Excision, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Hyperhidrosis, Esophageal ... (Read more)

Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
1000 10th Avenue, Mount Sinai West, Department of Thoracic Surgery; 2b-07
New York, NY
 

Dr. Faiz Bhora's area of specialization is thoracic surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. After completing medical school at Aga Khan University Medical College, Dr. Bhora performed his residency at George Washington University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Bhora accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Healthfirst, Secure Horizons, and more. He has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. He welcomes new patients.

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
240 Willoughby Street; 5th Floor, Suite 5a
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Ramachandra Reddy's medical specialty is cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery. In his practice, he is particularly interested in heart bypass surgery (CABG), pulmonary embolism, and pulmonary hypertension. He honors several insurance carriers, including Amerigroup, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Reddy attended Madras Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at The Brooklyn Hospital Center. He has received professional recognition including the following: Fellowship on Health Policy Management Thoracic Surgery Foundation for Research and Education. Dr. Reddy (or staff) is conversant in Telugu, Spanish, and Tamil. He is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Pulmonary Hypertension, Pulmonary Embolism, Coronary Artery Disease

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.
    93.8%
    (Worse than state average)
  • Case Severity: 0.9 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 362 patients (2009-2011)
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Dr. Nitsana A Spigland, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology, Pediatric Thoracic Surgery
525 E 68th Street; Box 209
New York, NY
 

Dr. Nitsana Spigland's specialties are surgical oncology (cancer surgery) and pediatric thoracic surgery. She practices in New York, NY and Bayside, NY. Her areas of expertise include the following: cancer surgery, inflammatory bowel disease, and neonatal surgery. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Spigland honors Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, POMCO, and more. She attended New York Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at Lenox Hill Hospital for residency. She has received the following distinctions: New York Magazine "Best Doctors in NYC"; Castle Connolly "America's Top Doctors"; and New York SuperDoctor, an honor awarded just 5% of New York physicians. Dr. Spigland (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hebrew, Korean, and Spanish. She is professionally affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Cancer Surgery, Neonatal Surgery, Hirschsprung Disease, Laparoscopic Surgery, Esophagus Problems, ... (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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Clinical 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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Clinical interests: Lung Cancer Surgery, Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Heart ... (Read more)

Dr. Iosif M Gulkarov, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
263 Seventh Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
 

Dr. Iosif Gulkarov is a heart surgeon and thoracic surgeon in Brooklyn, NY and New York, NY. After attending New York University (NYU) School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, NYU Langone Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. These areas are among his clinical interests: mitral valve prolapse, lung surgery, and heart bypass surgery (CABG). Dr. Gulkarov accepts several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He speaks Russian. Dr. Gulkarov is professionally affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Atrial Fibrillation, Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, Aorta Surgery, ... (Read more)

Richard Lazzaro, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Other, Thoracic Surgery
130 East 77th Street; Lenox Hill Hospital
New York, NY
 

Dr. Richard Lazzaro is a general surgery and thoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. He takes Amerigroup, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Lazzaro attended medical school at Albany Medical College. His hospital/clinic affiliations include North Shore University Hospital (NSUH), Lenox Hill Hospital, and Long Island Jewish Medical Center (LIJMC). New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Dr. David M Kalfa, MD, PhD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
177 Fort Washington Avenue 7gn-435; Milstein Hospital Building
New York, NY
 

Dr. David Kalfa is a cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY. Dr. Kalfa has a special interest in heart surgery. He accepts Medicaid Managed Care, POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He studied medicine at the University of Montpellier Faculty of Medicine. He has received the following distinctions: Nomination to the best Poster, Annual Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Symposium, Milwaukee, USA; Nomination to the best Poster, Congenital Session, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, STS; and Meeting, San Diego, USA. His professional affiliations include ColumbiaDoctors, NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, and NewYork-Presbyterian Phyllis and David Komansky Center for Children's Health. Dr. Kalfa is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Lung Problems, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Heart Surgery

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