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NYU Langone Provider

Nabil N. Dagher, MD

NYU Langone Provider
  • Specialty: Transplant Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-8134
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I care for people who have conditions of the liver, kidneys, and pancreas, and perform liver, kidney, and pancreas transplants, in addition to general and hepatobiliary tract surgical procedures. I have an extensive background in minimally invasive kidney donation for living donors and living-donor liver transplants for adults and children.

I was drawn to transplant surgery because of its ability to transform people’s lives. Organ transplants are lifesaving procedures, and it is so rewarding to hear from my patients, years later, who are thriving.

Currently, I serve as the director of the abdominal transplant program at the NYU Langone Transplant Institute and director of the transplant surgery fellowship. At the Transplant Institute, our experts have a drive to provide the best care possible. All of our doctors are extremely skilled and we value the trust our patients place in us. We understand that people are putting their lives in our hands, and we guide them through the entire process of evaluation, surgery, and follow-up care. Our patients and their families are our partners and actively participate in making treatment decisions.

I always make time to talk with my patients and members of their families. It’s important that they understand the technical aspects of surgery and the available treatment options, but I also want to make sure that my patients feel comfortable and know that they can trust me.

In addition to working with patients, I conduct research on living-donor liver and kidney transplants to ensure the safety and comfort of donors. I also research ways to provide transplants for people who may not be candidates for the procedure and study the outcomes of people who have had transplants and are receiving general surgical procedures.


Conditions and Treatments

Conditions
  • acute liver failure
  • acute renal failure
  • bile duct cancer
  • biliary cancer
  • biliary stricture
  • cholecystitis
  • choledochal cyst
  • epigastric hernia
  • gallbladder cancer
  • gallbladder disease
  • gallbladder dyskinesia
  • gallbladder polyp
  • gallstone disease
  • hernia
  • incarcerated hernia
  • inguinal hernia
  • kidney failure
  • liver cancer
  • liver cirrhosis
  • liver cyst
  • liver disease
  • liver mass
  • liver tumor
  • polycystic kidney disease
  • umbilical hernia
  • ventral hernia
Treatments
  • bloodless surgery
  • excision of kidney
  • gallbladder surgery
  • hernia repair procedure
  • kidney donation
  • kidney operation
  • kidney transplant
  • laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • liver surgery
  • liver transplant
  • living donor
  • minimally invasive surgery
  • pancreas transplant

Positions
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Transplant Surgery, 2010
  • Residency, Parkland Health & Hospital, Surgery, 2008
  • MD from Medical College Of Wisconsin, 2003

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This provider accepts the following insurance plans.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Indemnity
    • Aetna Medicare
    • Aetna POS
    • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Agewell
    • Agewell
  • Amidacare
    • Amidacare
  • Centerlight
    • Centerlight
  • Cigna
    • Cigna EPO/POS
    • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
    • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • 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
  • Fidelis
    • Fidelis Child Health
    • Fidelis Essential
    • Fidelis Exchange
    • Fidelis Medicaid
    • Fidelis Medicare
  • GHI
    • GHI CBP
  • HIP
    • HIP Access I
    • HIP Access II
    • HIP Child Health
    • HIP EPO/PPO
    • HIP Essential
    • HIP HMO
    • HIP Medicaid
    • HIP Medicare
    • HIP POS
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Locations and Appointments

NYU Transplant Associates

317 East 34th Street, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10016

Academic office

403 East 34th Street

Third Floor

New York, NY 10016

Phone

212-263-8134

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