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Dr. Nasser K Altorki MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 33 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Dr. Nasser Altorki has 1 office location.
Upper East Side
525 E 68th St
Suite M404
New York, NY 10065

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(15)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nasser Altorki is Excellent. Dr. Altorki has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.4
  • Currently 2.4444444444444 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.9
  • Currently 3.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.8
  • Currently 3.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Nasser Altorki, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 20 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Barrett Esophagus
  • Cancer
  • Esophagectomy
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Heartburn
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer (Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma)
  • Lymph Node Excision (Lymph node removal)
  • Mediastinum Cancer (Mediastinal Neoplasm)
  • Neoplasm Invasiveness
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
  • Pulmonary Coin Lesion
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Vaccine Therapy

Education & Awards

Dr. Altorki graduated from University Of Cairo. He has 17 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Barrett Esophagus
Esophagectomy
Esophagoscopy
Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
Lung Cancer (Lung Neoplasm)
Lung Cancer (Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma)
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2004 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
New York
Thoracic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
New York Metro Area
Thoracic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
New York, NY
Thoracic Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Altorki has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Altorki accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 3 plans

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Nasser K. Altorki practice?
Dr. Nasser Altorki practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near New York, NY.
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