Dr. Lawrence Richard Glassman MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Lawrence Glassman is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Great Neck, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Long Island Jewish Medical Center and North Shore University Hospital. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 9 doctors at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and one of 18 at North Shore University Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Long Island Jewish Medical Center
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

North Shore University Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Residency, Thoracic Surgery, 1983–1985

University of Minnesota at Fairview
Residency, General Surgery, 1981–1983

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1985–1986

New York University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1988–1990

New York University School of Medicine
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgical Critical Care

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

Metastatic meningioma extending into the left atrium through the pulmonary vein.
Yu, P. J.,Hyman, K. M.,Cassiere, H. A.,Fallon, B.,Vatsia, S. K.,Esposito, M. J.,Glassman, L. R.

Pancoast tumor: a modern perspective on an old problem.
Glassman, L. R.,Hyman, K.


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