Russell S. Berman, MD

  • Specialties: Surgical Oncology, General Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-731-5415

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

gastrointestinal cancer, excision of melanoma, cancer of the soft tissue, liver cancer, melanoma, cancer surgery


  • Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
  • Pgm Dir Gen Surg Res
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery, 1999
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Univ Of Tx M D Anderson Ctr, Surgical Oncology, 2000
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, Surgery (General), 1997
  • Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Surgical Oncology, 1994
  • Residency, Bellevue Hospital Center, Surgery (General), 1992
  • MD from New York University, 1990

Locations and Appointments

33 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • 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
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • NY Medicaid
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*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 Surgical Oncology Associates

160 East 34th Street
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-731-5415

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My Research

Cell Death Determinants of Solid Tumor Metastasis
Detachment Induced-Apoptosis (Anoikis) and its Role in Metastatic Disease


  • 2015 James Ewing Lecture: The 75-Year History of the Society of Surgical Oncology-Part II: The Transitional Years (1966-1990)

    Balch, Charles M; Coit, Daniel G; Berman, Russell S
    Annals of surgical oncology. 2015 Oct. ?-?

  • Attitudes and Perceptions of Surgical Oncology Fellows: The Right Voice at the Almost Right Time

    Berman, Russell S; Posner, Mitchell C
    Annals of surgical oncology. 2015 Jul. ?-?

  • The Surgical Apgar Score Predicts Postoperative ICU Admission

    Glass, Nina E; Pinna, Antonio; Masi, Antonio; Rosman, Alan S; Neihaus, Dena; Okochi, Shunpei; Saunders, John K; Hatzaras, Ioannis; Cohen, Steven; Berman, Russell; Newman, Elliot; Pachter, H Leon; Gouge, Thomas H; Melis, Marcovalerio
    Journal of gastrointestinal surgery. 2015 Jan. 19 (3): 445-450

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