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Dr. Gary Stephens, MD

Dr. Gary Stephens, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Accepting new patients

Office Locations

About Me

OBH Chief Academic Integration Officer


  • Fellowship: Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
  • Internship Hospital: Harlem Hospital Center (1985)
  • Residency Hospital: Brooklyn Hospital Center - Downtown Campus (2002)

Insurance Accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield

Conditions Treated

Mitral Valve Disease
Esophageal Fistula
Ventricular Fibrillation
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Ectasia
Carotid Artery Disease
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Atrial Septal Defect
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Stenosis
Pericardial Disease
Cardiac Tamponade
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Aortic Valve Disease
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Atrial Fibrillation
Aortic Dissection
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Congenital Heart Disease
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Esophageal Cancer
Ventricular Septal Defect
Congenital Heart Defects
Aortic Aneurysm
Pulmonary Embolism
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Septal Defect
Lung Cancer

Procedures Performed

Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Port Placements or Replacements
Lobectomy, Open
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Heart Defect Repair
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Mitral Valve Surgery
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Maze Procedure
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Cardiac Shunting Procedures With or Without Aortic Repair or Coronary Anomaly Repair
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Aortic Valve Surgery
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