Dr. Anthony Tortolani MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Anthony Tortolani is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in New York, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including New York Methodist Hospital and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Tortolani accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at New York Methodist Hospital and one of 31 at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

New York Methodist Hospital

New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Ranked #3 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1969 - 1974

George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 39 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Aortic Mural Thrombus in the Normal or Minimally Atherosclerotic Aorta.
Fayad, Z. Y., Semaan, E., Fahoum, B., Briggs, M., Tortolani, A., D'Ayala, M.

Acute arterial occlusion after ultrasound-guided thrombin injection of a common femoral artery pseudoaneurysm with a wide, short neck.
D'Ayala, M., Smith, R., Zanieski, G., Fahoum, B., Tortólani, A. J.

Clinical utility of delayed-contrast computed tomography for tissue characterization of cardiac thrombus.
Krauser, D.G., Cham, M.D., Tortolani, A.J., Kim, R.J., Yang, X.J., Min, J.K., Weinsaft, J.W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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