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Dr. Israel Jacobowitz, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery*
4.9 (16)
Map Pin Small New York, NY
Accepting new patients
51 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Israel Jacobowitz, MD

Dr. Israel Jacobowitz, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in New York, NY. They specialize in Cardiothoracic Surgery, has 51 years of experience, and is board certified in Cardiovascular Surgery. They graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo and is affiliated with NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn and NYU Langone Hospital-Manhattan. Dr. Jacobowitz, completed a residency at Residency In Cardiothoracic Surgery Nyu Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Jacobowitz an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Jacobowitz works at NYU Langone Cardiothoracic Surgery Associates in New York, NY. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Jacobowitz's Office Locations

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    NYU Langone Cardiothoracic Surgery Associates
    530 1st Ave Ste 4KSTE4K, New York, NY 10016 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 263-5079

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn
  • NYU Langone Hospital-Manhattan

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Coronary Artery Bypass with Robotic Assist
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Coronary Artery Bypass with Robotic Assist
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Thoracentesis
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Atrial Fibrillation
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Pericardial Disease
Pleural Effusion
Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Systolic Heart Failure
Ablation for Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aortic Valve Surgery
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Abdominal Pain
Acute Bowel Infarction
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Aneurysm
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Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aneurysm of Heart
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Myxoma
Atrial Septal Defect
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Heart Tumors
Benign Lung Neoplasms
Benign Mediastinal Tumor
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Constipation
Coronary Vessel Malformation
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
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Endocarditis
Esophageal Diverticulum
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroparesis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Hemorrhoids
Hiatal Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Ileus
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Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Ischemic Colitis
Lung Cancer
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Mediastinal Tumors
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Noninfective Endocarditis
Nonrheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Cancer
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Septal Defect
Septic Embolism
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thyroid Nodule
Traumatic Brain Injury
Umbilical Hernia
Unstable Angina
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Aortic Arch Repair
Aortic Repair
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Atherectomy
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Colectomy
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision
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Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gastrotomy
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Valvuloplasty of Mitral Valve Without Replacement
Hyperhidrosis and Minimally Invasive Sympathectomy
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and Defibrillator
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mitral Valve Repair
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Graft
Venous Thrombectomy
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair
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    4.9
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    Based on 16 ratings
    Patient Ratings (16)
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    Jan 17, 2023
    PROGRESSIVE SURGEON WHO BROUGHT NEW TECHNIQUE TO HOSPITAL AND CORRECTED 23 YEARS MY ATRIAL FIB.
    STEVENSTICH — Jan 17, 2023
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    Specialties*
    • Cardiothoracic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 51 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Yiddish
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1952399487
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • NYU Langone Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Residency In Cardiothoracic Surgery Nyu Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • New York University Medical Center-Tisch Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • State University of New York at Buffalo
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Brooklyn College
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Cardiovascular Surgery, Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Jacobowitz works at NYU Langone Cardiothoracic Surgery Associates in New York, NY. View the full address on Dr. Jacobowitz’s profile.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Jacobowitz. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Jacobowitz.

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