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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

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

Procedures Performed

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