Costas Bizekis at [NYU Langone Health]

Costas Bizekis, MD

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

Conditions and Treatments

neuroendocrine tumor of the lung, mesothelioma, swallowing difficulty, lobectomy, esophageal cancer, thymus cancer, tracheal stenosis, cancer surgery, lung cancer, neuroendocrine tumor of the lung, malignant mesothelioma, solitary fibrous tumor, non-small cell lung cancer, lung carcinoma, small cell lung cancer, esophageal surgery, achalasia, robotic assisted surgery, thoracic cancer, endoscopic ultrasound, esophageal disorder, mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the lung, salivary gland tumor, pleural effusion, lung metastasis, Barrett's esophagus, mediastinal tumor, gastroesophageal reflux disease, pericardial disease, myasthenia gravis, pericardial effusion, bronchoscopy, soft tissue sarcoma, minimally invasive surgery, inflammation of the membrane surrounding the heart, fundoplication, thoracic disease, upper gastrointestinal endoscopy, esophageal spasm, thoracic surgery, adenoid cystic carcinoma of the lung, lung biopsy
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Credentials

Positions
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Director, General Thoracic Surgery, Bellevue Hospital Center
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

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NYU Cardiothoracic Surgery Associates

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

Research My Research

Interests

esophageal disease

Research Summary

Dr. Bizekis is becoming a thought leader on the topic of esophageal disease, and has presented at national meetings and published papers in prestigious peer-reviewed publications including the Annals of Thoracic Surgery, and the Thoracic Surgery Clinics.

Academic Contact

Academic office

530 First Avenue

Skirball 9V

New York, NY 10016

Phone

212-263-5969

Fax

212-263-2246

Research Interests Timeline

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Publications

  • Liquid nitrogen spray cryotherapy for palliation of invasive esophageal carcinoma: Results from a multicenter U.S. registry [Meeting Abstract]

    Ramay, F H; Shaheen, N J; Kaul, V; Nieto, J; Joshi, V; Litle, V; Fernando, H C; Fukami, N; Hoffman, B J; Bizekis, C; McKinley, M; Habr, F; Nishioka, N S; Tsai, F; Coyle, W J; Pleskow, D K; Greenwald, B D

    Gastrointestinal endoscopy. 2018 June; Conference:(Digestive):AB541

  • Therapeutic Treatment Of High-Grade Squamous Dysplasia Of The Airway With Spray Cryotherapy [Meeting Abstract]

    Yaffee, DW; Pass, H; Zervos, M; Bizekis, C

    American journal of respiratory & critical care medicine. 2017; 195:?-?

  • Ward, Alison F; Lee, Timothy; Ogilvie, Jennifer B; Patel, Kepal N; Hiotis, Karen; Bizekis, Costas; Zervos, Michael

    Journal of robotic surgery. 2016 Oct 22; 11(2):163-169

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