Dr. Henry M Spotnitz MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Henry Spotnitz is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in New York, New York and is affiliated with New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 48 years. He is one of 33 doctors 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-Presbyterian Hospital
Ranked #3 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1966–1967

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, General Surgery, 1969–1973

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1972–1975

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1966

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Optimized Multisite Ventricular Pacing in Postoperative Single-Ventricle Patients.
Havalad, V.,Cabreriza, S. E.,Cheung, E. W.,Aponte-Patel, L.,Wang, A.,Cheng, B.,Wang, D. Y.,Silver, E.,Bacha, E. A.,Spotnitz, H. M.

Invited commentary.
Spotnitz, H. M.

Feasibility of Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography for Assessment of Left Ventricular Dysfunction after Cardiopulmonary Bypass.
Wang, A.,Cabreriza, S. E.,Cheng, B.,Shanewise, J. S.,Spotnitz, H. M.

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