Dr. Nasser Altorki MD Surgeon

Dr. Nasser Altorki is a surgeon in New York, New York and is affiliated with New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from Cairo University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. He is one of 86 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

New York-Presbyterian Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1980–1981

University of Chicago
Residency, General Surgery, 1981–1985

University of Chicago
Residency, Thoracic Surgery, 1985–1987

Cairo University School of Medicine
Class of 1977

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 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Invited commentary.
Stiles, B. M.,Altorki, N.

Outcomes of unresected ground-glass nodules with cytology suspicious for adenocarcinoma.
Gulati, C. M.,Schreiner, A. M.,Libby, D. M.,Port, J. L.,Altorki, N. K.,Gelbman, B. D.

Thymic carcinoma: a cohort study of patients from the European society of thoracic surgeons database.
Ruffini, E.,Detterbeck, F.,Van Raemdonck, D.,Rocco, G.,Thomas, P.,Weder, W.,Brunelli, A.,Guerrera, F.,Keshavjee, S.,Altorki, N.,Schützner, J.,Arame, A.,Spaggiari, L.,Lim, E.,Toker, A.,Venuta, F.

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