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Dr. Raja Flores, MD
Chairman, Department of Thoracic Surgery
18 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(21)
Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Raja Flores, Chairman, Department of Thoracic Surgery is Excellent. Dr. Flores has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Raja Flores, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
  • Esophagectomy
  • Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer (Pleural Neoplasms)
  • Mediastinum Cancer (Mediastinal Neoplasm)
  • Mesothelioma (Asbestos-related Cancer)
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
  • Soft Tissue Cancer (Sarcoma)
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Flores graduated from Yeshiva University, Bronx. He has 11 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Lung Cancer (Pleural Neoplasms)
Mesothelioma (Asbestos-related Cancer)
Pneumonectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2012 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009, 2012, 2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2012)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Flores has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Mt Sinai Hospital 
  • Memorial Hospital For Cancer And Allied Diseases 

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • Chinese
  • Arabic

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Additional Information
Dr. Raja M Flores MD is a male Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Raja M. Flores practice?
Dr. Raja Flores has 2 office locations.
Dr. Raja Flores practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near New York, NY.
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