Dr. Nasser K. Altorki, MD

Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery), Surgery

4.8
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Overview

The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery is a recognized leader in heart, lung and esophagus surgery. Our experience with complex cardiothoracic issues and knowledge of the latest advances have helped to establish NewYork-Presbyterian|Weill Cornell Medicine as a major referral center for cardiovascular and thoracic patients from around the world.

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Apr 8, 2022

You always feel like you’re in the right hands when you’re with Dr. Altorki, or his PA Maria or other staff. They are smart, patient, they explain everything you need to know. I always had confidence with them that I had the right doctor.

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About Dr. Nasser K. Altorki, MD

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
  • Surgery

Years of Experience

15 years of experience

Languages Spoken

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

Gender

Male

NPI Number

1700973898

Education & Certifications

Medical Education

  • English School

Residency

  • Washington Hospital Center
  • University Of Chicago Hospital & Clinics

Fellowship

  • University Of Chicago Hospital & Clinics

Board Certifications

  • ABMS
  • ABMS
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Location

NewYork Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center

525 East 68th Street,

New York, NY 10065

212-746-5156

Admitting Hospitals

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

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