Dr. Karl Krieger MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Karl Krieger is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in New York, New York and 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 and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Krieger accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at New York Hospital Queens and one of 33 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

New York Hospital Queens

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

Publications & Presentations

Internal mammary artery is a safe conduit for repeat coronary revascularization.
Fong, Y., Talmor, M., Krieger, K., Isom, O. W.

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.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • 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
  • 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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