Dr. Karl Krieger MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Karl Krieger is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in New York, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including New York Hospital Queens and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Krieger accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at New York Hospital Queens 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 Hospital Queens

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

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

A novel method for percutaneous insertion of a right ventricular assist device.
Avgerinos, D. V.,DeBois, W.,Mongero, L.,Krieger, K.,Salemi, A.

Usefulness of Preoperative Exercise Tolerance to Predict Late Survival and Symptom Persistence After Surgery for Chronic Nonischemic Mitral Regurgitation.
Supino, P. G.,Hai, O. Y.,Saraon, T. S.,Herrold, E. M.,Diaz, M.,Khan, N.,Hochreiter, C. A.,Kligfield, P. D.,Krieger, K. H.,Girardi, L. N.,Isom, O. W.,Borer, J. S.

Nonischemic mitral regurgitation: prognostic value of nonsustained ventricular tachycardia after mitral valve surgery.
Olafiranye, O.,Hochreiter, C. A.,Borer, J. S.,Supino, P. G.,Herrold, E. M.,Budzikowski, A. S.,Hai, O. Y.,Bouraad, D.,Kligfield, P. D.,Girardi, L. N.,Krieger, K. H.,Isom, O. W. 2013 2 23

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • 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
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan 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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