Prashant Sinha

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Prashant Sinha, M.D.

Assistant Professor;
Department of Surgery (Surgery)

Clinical Addresses

530 First Avenue, Suite 6C
New York, NY 10016
Handicap Access: yes
Phone: 212-263-7302

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Medical Specialties

General Surgery

Medical Expertise

Hepato-Biliary Surgery, Abdominal Surgery, GI Cancer Surgery, Colon-Rectal Surgery, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Cancer Surgery, Hernia Surgery

Clinical Responsibilities

I practice general surgery with an emphasis in the use of laparoscopy, endoscopy and minimally invasive means. My practice areas include diseases of the esophagus including achalasia, Barrett's esophagus and early stage GE junction cancer, disorders of the stomach and small bowel excluding bariatric surgery, benign disorders of the pancreas and biliary system, colorectal disorders and hernias of the diaphragm and abdominal wall. Additionally I treat conditions requiring emergency surgery including perforations of the intestines and intraabdominal infections.

Insurance

AETNA HMO, AETNA INDEMNITY, AETNA MEDICARE, AETNA POS, AETNA PPO/EPO, AFFINITY, AFFINITY EXCHANGE- ESSENTIAL, CIGNA EPO/POS, Cigna PPO, EBCBS EPO, EBCBS HLTHY NY, EBCBS HMO, EBCBS INDEMNITY, EBCBS MEDIBLUE, EBCBS PATHWAYS / PATHWAYS ENHANCED, EBCBS POS, EBCBS PPO, FIDELIS CHLD HLTH, FIDELIS EXCHANGE, FIDELIS FAM HLTH, Fidelis Medicaid, GHI CBP, HEALTHREPUBLIC, HIP ACCESS I, HIP ACCESS II, HIP CHLD HLTH, HIP EPO/PPO, HIP FAM HLTH, HIP HMO, HIP MEDICAID, HIP MEDICARE, HIP POS, LOCAL 1199 PPO, MAGNACARE PPO, METROPLUS CHLD HLTH, METROPLUS EXCHANGE PLANS, METROPLUS FAM HLTH, MULTIPLAN/PHCS PPO, Medicare, MetroPlus Medicaid, NYS EMPIRE PLAN, OSCAR, OXFORD EXCHANGE, OXFORD FREEDOM, Oxford Liberty, Oxford Medicare, Tricare, UHC COMMUNITY & STATE PLAN, UHC EPO, UHC HMO UHC MEDICARE, UHC POS, UHC PPO, UHC TOP TIER, UNITED EXCHANGE- COMPASS, WELLCARE CHLD HLTH, WELLCARE FAM HLTH, WELLCARE MEDICAID, WELLCARE MEDICARE

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Board Certification

2008 — Ab Surgery - Surgery

Education

1996-2002 — Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, Medical Education
2002-2003 — New York Presbyterian - Weill Cornell Medical Center (General Surgery), Internship
2003-2008 — New York Presbyterian Medical Center (Surgery), Residency Training

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Research Interests

Resident Education Access to Care Laparoscopic complex hernia repair Biologic Adjuncts to wound repair and healing

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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -

Contact:
http://hsl.med.nyu.edu/faculty-bibliography-search

Botulinum toxin as adjunct in complex abdominal wall reconstruction
Sinha, P
2013 April 2013;27:S384-S384, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 334782, year: 2013, vol: 27, page: S384, stat: Journal Article,

Totally transumbilical laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Gumbs, Andrew A; Milone, Luca; Sinha, Prashant; Bessler, Marc
2009 Mar;13(3):533-534, Journal of gastrointestinal surgery
— id: 102560, year: 2009, vol: 13, page: 533, stat: Journal Article,

Safety of same day discharge in patients undergoing sutureless thyroidectomy: a comparison of local and general anesthesia
Inabnet, William B; Shifrin, Alexander; Ahmed, Leaque; Sinha, Prashant
2008 Jan;18(1):57-61, Thyroid
— id: 102550, year: 2008, vol: 18, page: 57, stat: Journal Article,

Do the laparoscopic skills of trainees deteriorate over time?
Sinha, Prashant; Hogle, Nancy J; Fowler, Dennis L
2008 Sep;22(9):2018-2025, Surgical endoscopy
— id: 102554, year: 2008, vol: 22, page: 2018, stat: Journal Article,

Keeping pace with surgery: an education in efficiency
Sinha, Prashant
2005 Sep-Oct;62(5):532-533, Current surgery
— id: 102525, year: 2005, vol: 62, page: 532, stat: Journal Article,

Microvascular hepatic artery anastomosis in pediatric segmental liver transplantation: microscope vs loupe
Guarrera, James V; Sinha, Prashant; Lobritto, Steven J; Brown, Robert S Jr; Kinkhabwala, Milan; Emond, Jean C
2004 Nov;17(10):585-588, Transplant international
— id: 102520, year: 2004, vol: 17, page: 585, stat: Journal Article,

Mechanical support for the failing cardiac allograft: a single-center experience
Kavarana, Minoo N; Sinha, Prashant; Naka, Yoshifumi; Oz, Mehmet C; Edwards, Niloo M
2003 May;22(5):542-547, Journal of heart & lung transplantation
— id: 102514, year: 2003, vol: 22, page: 542, stat: Journal Article,

Do donor characteristics really matter? Short- and long-term impact of donor characteristics on recipient survival, 1995-1999
Chen, Jonathan M; Sinha, Prashant; Rajasinghe, Hiranya A; Suratwala, Sanjeev J; McCue, Jonathan D; McCarty, Matthew J; Caliste, Xzabia; Hauff, Helen M; John, Ranjit; Edwards, Niloo M
2002 May;21(5):608-610, Journal of heart & lung transplantation
— id: 102511, year: 2002, vol: 21, page: 608, stat: Journal Article,

The diminishing impact of pretransplant pulmonary hypertension on perioperative mortality after cardiac transplantation
Chen JM; Sinha P; Rajasinghe HA; John R; Mancini DM; Hauff HM; Edwards NM
2001 Feb;20(2):235-236, Journal of heart & lung transplantation
— id: 107802, year: 2001, vol: 20, page: 235, stat: Journal Article,

Long-term outcomes after cardiac transplantation: an experience based on different eras of immunosuppressive therapy
John, R; Rajasinghe, H A; Chen, J M; Weinberg, A D; Sinha, P; Mancini, D M; Naka, Y; Oz, M C; Smith, C R; Rose, E A; Edwards, N M
2001 Aug;72(2):440-449, Annals of thoracic surgery
— id: 107801, year: 2001, vol: 72, page: 440, stat: Journal Article,

Child hospitalization: an opportunity for parental smoking intervention
Winickoff, J P; Hibberd, P L; Case, B; Sinha, P; Rigotti, N A
2001 Oct;21(3):218-220, American journal of preventive medicine
— id: 167268, year: 2001, vol: 21, page: 218, stat: Journal Article,

Impact of current management practices on early and late death in more than 500 consecutive cardiac transplant recipients
John, R; Rajasinghe, H; Chen, J M; Weinberg, A D; Sinha, P; Itescu, S; Lietz, K; Mancini, D; Oz, M C; Smith, C R; Rose, E A; Edwards, N M
2000 Sep;232(3):302-311, Annals of surgery
— id: 107804, year: 2000, vol: 232, page: 302, stat: Journal Article,

Infections during left ventricular assist device support do not affect posttransplant outcomes
Sinha, P; Chen, J M; Flannery, M; Scully, B E; Oz, M C; Edwards, N M
2000 Nov 7;102(19 Suppl 3):III194-III199, Circulation
— id: 107803, year: 2000, vol: 102, page: III194, stat: Journal Article,

Spaceflight influences on ocular counterrolling and other neurovestibular reactions
Young, L R; Sinha, P
1998 Mar;118(3 Pt 2):S31-S34, Otolaryngology, head & neck surgery
— id: 107805, year: 1998, vol: 118, page: S31, stat: Journal Article,