Costas Bizekis, MD

  • Specialty: Thoracic Surgery
  • Languages: English, Greek
  • Phone: 212-263-5969

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

cancer surgery, esophageal spasm, myasthenia gravis (MG), mucoepidermoid carcinoma, pericardial effusion, thoracic surgery, Barrett's esophagus, fundoplication, thoracic cancer, an inflammation of the membrane surrounding the heart, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), endoscopic surgery, neuroendocrine tumor, endoscopic ultrasound, achalasia, minimally invasive surgery, pleural effusion, mediastinal tumors, esophageal cancer, pericardial disease, thoracic disease, swallowing difficulty, lung cancer, tracheal stenosis, lung metastasis, lobectomy, non-small cell lung carcinoma, bronchoscopy, adenoid cystic carcinoma, lung biopsy, solitary fibrous tumor, esophageal surgery, esophageal disorders, EGD, thymus cancer, robotic surgery
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Credentials

Positions
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Dir Esopgl Srg Prog Dir Gnrl Thoracic Srg BV
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic Surgery, 2009
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Thoracic Surgery, 2005
  • MD from New York University, 1995

Locations and Appointments

77 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Agewell
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus Essential
  • 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 Essential
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • GHI CBP
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP EPO/PPO
  • HIP Essential
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP HMO
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HIP POS
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Healthfirst
  • Healthfirst Essential
  • Humana Medicare
  • Independent Care System New York
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Essential
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MetroPlus Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • PHP
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UPN Elite
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Village Caremax
  • 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

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My Research

Publications

  • CUMALATIVE BIOMARKER MODEL PREDICTS 3-YEAR RECURRENCE IN RESECTED STAGE I ADENOCARCINOMA OF THE LUNG [Meeting Abstract]

    Donington, Jessica; Hirsch, Nathalie; Levine, Joseph; Harrington, Ryan; Crawford, Bernard; Zervos, Micheal; Bizekis, Costas; Pass, Harvey
    Journal of thoracic oncology. 2013 NOV. 8: S481-S481

  • SEX-BASED DIFFERERNCES IN MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY ASSOCIATED WITH NON-SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER RESECTIONS [Meeting Abstract]

    Pendleton, Audrey; Pass, Harvey; Gonzalez, Gerardo; Goldberg, Judith; Harrington, Ryan; Crawford, Bernard; Zervos, Micheal; Bizekis, Costas; Donington, Jessica
    Journal of thoracic oncology. 2013 NOV. 8: S1111-S1111

  • Current readings: endoesophageal management of early esophageal cancer and dysplastic barrett esophagus: a review of recent and influential studies

    Towe, Christopher W; Bizekis, Costas S
    Seminars in thoracic & cardiovascular surgery. 2013 Jul . 25 (2): 150-155

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