Elias A. Zias, MD

  • Specialty: Cardiac Surgery
  • Languages: English, Greek, Spanish
  • Phone: 212-263-8034

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

thoracic aortic aneurysm, heart valve diseases, pericardial disease, tricuspid valve disease, aortic valve replacement, aortic valve stenosis, mitral regurgitation (MR), mitral valve prolapse (MVP), coronary artery bypass graft (CABG), aortic disease, mitral valve disease, tricuspid valve insufficiency, aortic valve disease, coronary heart disease, aortic aneurysm, mitral valve stenosis, aortic valve insufficiency, aortic dissection, heart surgery, lung embolism, minimally invasive surgery
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  • Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic Surgery, 1998
Education and Training
  • MD from New York Medical College, 2009
  • Fellowship, Children's Memorial Hospital, Cardio-Thoracic Surg, 1997
  • Fellowship, Montifiore Medical Center, Cardio-Thoracic Surg, 1996

Locations and Appointments

67 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • WellCare Child Health
  • WellCare Family Health
  • WellCare Medicaid
  • WellCare Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
NYU Cardiothoracic Surgery Associates

530 1st Avenue, Suite 9V
New York, NY 10016

NYU Cardiothoracic Surgery Associates

2035 Lakeville Road
New Hyde Park, NY 11040


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  • Long-term results of mitral valve repair with semi-rigid posterior band annuloplasty

    Yaffee, David W; Loulmet, Didier F; Zias, Elias A; Ursomanno, Patricia A; Rabinovich, Annette E; Galloway, Aubrey C; Grossi, Eugene A
    Journal of heart valve disease. 2014 Jan. 23 (1): 66-71

  • Evolution of operative techniques and perfusion strategies for minimally invasive mitral valve repair [Editorial]

    Grossi, Eugene A; Loulmet, Didier F; Schwartz, Charles F; Ursomanno, Patricia; Zias, Elias A; Dellis, Sophia L; Galloway, Aubrey C
    Journal of thoracic & cardiovascular surgery. 2012 Apr. 143 (4 Suppl): S68-S70

  • Minimally invasive valve surgery with antegrade perfusion strategy is not associated with increased neurologic complications

    Grossi, Eugene A; Loulmet, Didier F; Schwartz, Charles F; Solomon, Brian; Dellis, Sophia L; Culliford, Alfred T; Zias, Elias; Galloway, Aubrey C
    Annals of thoracic surgery. 2011 Oct. 92 (4): 1346-9; discussion 1349

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