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Dr. Oliver Chow, MD

Thoracic Surgery*
Map Pin Small Astoria, NY
Accepting new patients
15 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Oliver Chow, MD

Dr. Oliver Chow, MD is a Thoracic Surgery Specialist in Astoria, NY. They specialize in Thoracic Surgery, has 15 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from City University of New York School of Medicine and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Weill Cornell Medical Center.

Dr. Chow works at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens - Primary Care & Multispecialty in Astoria, NY with other offices in New York, NY and Flushing, NY. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Chow's Office Locations

  1. 1
    NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens - Primary Care & Multispecialty
    4101 30TH AVE, Astoria, NY 11103 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 760-7357
  2. 2
    Cardiothoracic Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical Center
    525 E 68th St # M-404, New York, NY 10065 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 760-7357
  3. 3
    NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens - Cardiac Thoracic Surgery
    5645 Main St # 3763, Flushing, NY 11355 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 760-7357

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Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
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Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
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Tracheal Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Wound Repair
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    Specialties*
    • Thoracic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 15 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1063730414
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • City University of New York School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery and Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
    • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens
    • Weill Cornell Medical Center

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