Dr. Harry R Schanzer MD

Dr. Harry Schanzer is a vascular surgery doctor in New York, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lenox Hill Hospital and Mount Sinai Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Chile and has been in practice for 46 years. Dr. Schanzer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Lenox Hill Hospital and one of 18 at Mount Sinai Hospital who specialize in Vascular Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Vascular Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1971–1976

University of Chile
Class of 1967

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 37 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 27 years in Vascular Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Inflow stenosis as a contributing factor in the etiology of AV access-induced ischemic steal.
Kokkosis, A. A.,Abramowitz, S. D.,Schwitzer, J.,Nowakowski, S.,Teodorescu, V. J.,Schanzer, H.

Primary leiomyosarcoma of saphenous vein presenting as deep venous thrombosis.
Fremed, D. I.,Faries, P. L.,Schanzer, H. R.,Marin, M. L.,Ting, W.

Duplex Ultrasound Evaluation of Hemodialysis Access: A Detailed Protocol.
Teodorescu, V., Gustavson, S., Schanzer, H.

See all 13 publications

Insurances Accepted

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

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