Cardiac Surgery in the News

View recent news stories featuring members of NYU Langone‘s Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery.

Recent Items

Dr. Max Gomez, WCBS Medical Reporter, Treated by Costas Bizekis, MD
NYU Langone thoracic surgeon and member of Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery treats TV correspondent-physician.

A Kinder, Gentler Way to Repair a Heart Valve

Dr. Aubrey Galloway's NBC Interview
Dr. Aubrey Galloway's NBC Interview

NYULMC Ranked 11th Nationally for Heart and Heart Surgery
For the first time in over a decade, NYU Langone Medical Center achieved "honor roll" standing in this year's annual survey of the best hospitals in America by U.S. News & World Report.

New York Hospital: 5% of Heart Surgery Patients are over 90
New York Hospital: 5% of Heart Surgery Patients are over 90

NYU Heart to Heart on Sirius Doctor Radio
Tune in every Friday morning to SIRIUS CH 114 or XM CH 119 from 6AM-8AM EST to hear our hosts- Dr. Greg Ribakove and Dr. Charles Schwartz discuss topics about cardiovascular health.

African 9-Year-Old Comes To NYULMC for Heart Surgery
'Project Kids Worldwide' Organization Bankrolled Mantoulaye Mbaye's Trip from Senegal

Dr. Leora Balsam featured in Good Housekeeping, Redbook and Woman’s Day Magazines
Cardiothoracic Surgeon Leora Balsaman was featured in an article on four NYULMC physicians who are improving women's heart health.

Dr. Loulmet Hybrid Robotic Bypass
New “Hybrid” Robotic Bypass Procedure Restores Coronary Blood Flow with Minimal Trauma and Maximum Effectiveness

NYULMC's Cardiothoracic Surgery Department Adds Endoscopic Robotic Mitral Valve Repair to Its List of Robot-Assisted Procedures
NYULMC's Cardiothoracic Surgery Department Adds Endoscopic Robotic Mitral Valve Repair to Its List of Robot-Assisted Procedures

NYULMC Demonstrates Dramatic Improvement in Aortic Valve Surgery
Advanced Techniques Enable Cardiac Surgeons to Perform Valve Replacement Procedures in High Risk Patients with Greatly Reduced Mortality

NYULMC Demonstrates Exceptional Outcomes Twelve Years After Mitral Valve Repair Surgery
A Decade of Long-Term Outcomes after Mitral Valve Repair Surgery Recently Published in Annals of Thoracic Surgery

Wall Street Heart Walk/Run
The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery participates every year in the Wall Street Heart Walk/Run to support the American Heart Association in the fight against heart disease.