Dr. Gudrun Aspelund MD Surgeon

Dr. Gudrun Aspelund is a surgeon in New York, New York. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including New York Hospital Queens and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Iceland and has been in practice for 8 years. Dr. Aspelund accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 13 doctors at New York Hospital Queens and one of 79 at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Pediatric

Clinical Interests: Minimally invasive surgery, Congenital Abnormalities

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 2000 - 2005

University of Iceland
Class of 1996

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Post Doctoral Fellowship, General Surgery, 1998 - 2000

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Other Training, Biostatistics, 2007 - 2009

The Hospital for Sick Children
Other Training, Pediatric Surgery, 2005 - 2007

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 8 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 6 years in Pediatric Surgery

CT State Medical License

NY State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

Ultrasonography/MRI Versus CT for Diagnosing Appendicitis.
Aspelund G , Fingeret A , Gross E , Kessler D , Keung C , Thirumoorthi A , Oh PS , Behr G , Chen S , Lampl B , Middlesworth W , Kandel J , Ruzal-Shapiro C

Whole exome sequencing identifies de novo mutations in GATA6 associated with congenital diaphragmatic hernia.
Yu, L.,Bennett, J. T.,Wynn, J.,Carvill, G. L.,Cheung, Y. H.,Shen, Y.,Mychaliska, G. B.,Azarow, K. S.,Crombleholme, T. M.,Chung, D. H.,Potoka, D.,Warner, B. W.,Bucher, B.,Lim, F. Y.,Pietsch, J.,Stolar, C.,Aspelund, G.,Arkovitz, M. S.,Mefford, H.,Chung, W. K.

Developmental outcomes of children with congenital diaphragmatic hernia: a multicenter prospective study.
Wynn, J.,Aspelund, G.,Zygmunt, A.,Stolar, C. J.,Mychaliska, G.,Butcher, J.,Lim, F. Y.,Gratton, T.,Potoka, D.,Brennan, K.,Azarow, K.,Jackson, B.,Needelman, H.,Crombleholme, T.,Zhang, Y.,Duong, J.,Arkovitz, M. S.,Chung, W. K.,Farkouh, C.

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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
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select 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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