Alfred T. Culliford

  • Specialty: Cardiac Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-7288

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

aortic valve replacement, aortic dissection, heart valve diseases, coronary heart disease, mitral regurgitation (MR), mitral valve prolapse (MVP), mitral valve disease, mitral valve stenosis, tricuspid valve insufficiency, aortic valve disease, tricuspid valve disease, lung embolism, aortic valve stenosis, pericardial disease, cardiovascular surgery, aortic valve insufficiency, coronary artery bypass graft (CABG)
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  • Professor, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic Surgery, 1977
  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery, 1975
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, 1976
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, 1974

Locations and Appointments

62 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
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Healthfirst
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MetroPlus Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • UPN Elite
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) 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 4K
New York, NY 10016

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My Research


  • Invited commentary

    Culliford, Alfred
    Annals of thoracic surgery. 2014 Feb. 97 (2): 490-491

  • The New York risk score for in-hospital and 30-day mortality for coronary artery bypass graft surgery

    Hannan, Edward L; Farrell, Louise Szypulski; Wechsler, Andrew; Jordan, Desmond; Lahey, Stephen J; Culliford, Alfred T; Gold, Jeffrey P; Higgins, Robert S D; Smith, Craig R
    Annals of thoracic surgery. 2013 Jan. 95 (1): 46-52

  • Risk score for predicting in-hospital/30-day mortality for patients undergoing valve and valve/coronary artery bypass graft surgery

    Hannan, Edward L; Racz, Michael; Culliford, Alfred T; Lahey, Stephen J; Wechsler, Andrew; Jordan, Desmond; Gold, Jeffrey P; Higgins, Robert S D; Smith, Craig R
    Annals of thoracic surgery. 2013 Apr. 95 (4): 1282-1290

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