Dr. Hersch Leon Pachter MD Surgeon

Dr. Hersch Pachter is a surgeon in New York, New York and is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Pachter accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 39 doctors at NYU Langone Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Office Location

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Colon & Rectal, Pancreas, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast), Minimally Invasive Surgery

Clinical Interests: Stomach Neoplasms, General Surgery, Gastrointestinal Diseases

Hospital Affiliation

NYU Langone Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1971 - 1972

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1973 - 1974

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1974 - 1976

New York University School of Medicine
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

When surgeons decide to become surgeons: new opportunities for surgical education.
Hochberg, M. S.,Billig, J.,Berman, R. S.,Kalet, A. L.,Zabar, S. R.,Fox, J. R.,Pachter, H. L.

Helmet use is associated with safer bicycling behaviors and reduced hospital resource use following injury.
Webman, R.,Dultz, L. A.,Simon, R. J.,Todd, S. R.,Slaughter, D.,Jacko, S.,Bholat, O.,Wall, S.,Wilson, C.,Levine, D. A.,Roe, M.,Pachter, H. L.,Frangos, S. G.

The (f)utility of flexion-extension C-spine films in the setting of trauma.
Sim, V.,Bernstein, M. P.,Frangos, S. G.,Wilson, C. T.,Simon, R. J.,McStay, C. M.,Huang, P. P.,Pachter, H. L.,Todd, S. R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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