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Dr. Charles la Punzina, MD

Dr. Charles la Punzina, MD

Vascular Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Internal Medicine, General Surgery

Accepting new patients

Office Locations

Education

  • Fellowship: Brooklyn Regl Program Cts SUNY Downstate
  • Internship Hospital: Westchester Medical Center (1992)
  • Medical School: Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine (1991)
  • Residency Hospital: Westchester Co Med Center Ny Med College (1997)

Languages Spoken

Arabic

Insurance Accepted

Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerihealth
Anthem
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Connecticare
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
Humana
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medicare
MultiPlan
Neighborhood Health Plan
UnitedHealthCare

Conditions Treated

Esophageal Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Cardiomyopathy
Congenital Heart Disease
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Aortic Aneurysm
Arrhythmias
Congestive Heart Failure
Mitral Valve Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Cancer
Venous Compression
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Empyema
Pulmonary Embolism
Aortic Dissection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Procedures Performed

Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Port Placements or Replacements
Open Thymectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Thoracentesis
Laparotomy
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Segmentectomy, Open
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Lobectomy, Open
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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