Russell S. Berman, MD

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

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

melanoma, adult soft tissue sarcoma, cancer of the soft tissue, peritoneal cancer, liver cancer, gastrointestinal cancer, cancer surgery, excision of melanoma, sentinel lymph node biopsy, lymph node excision, surgery, hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC)
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  • 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

32 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
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • 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, 9th Floor
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


  • Variations in Training of Surgical Oncologists: Proposal for a Global Curriculum

    Are, C; Caniglia, A; Malik, M; Cummings, C; Lecoq, C; Berman, R; Audisio, R; Wyld, L
    Annals of surgical oncology. 2016 Apr 27. ?-?

  • Global Curriculum in Surgical Oncology

    Are, Chandrakanth; Berman, R S; Wyld, L; Cummings, C; Lecoq, C; Audisio, R A
    Annals of surgical oncology. 2016 Apr 27. ?-?

  • 2015 James Ewing Lecture: 75-Year History of the Society of Surgical Oncology-Part III: The Transformative Years (1991-2015)

    Balch, Charles M; Coit, Daniel G; Berman, Russell S
    Annals of surgical oncology. 2016 Jan 28. 23 (5): 1409-1417

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