Dr. Raja M Flores MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Raja Flores is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in New York, New York and is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Flores accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 25 doctors at Mount Sinai Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Mount Sinai Hospital
Ranked #10 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, General Surgery, 1992–1997

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1998–2000

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1992

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 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Most Compassionate Doctor, American Registry

Publications & Presentations

Lung Cancer Screening: A Paradigm Shift in Primary Care
2013 5 11

Invited commentary.
Flores, R. M.

Rapid progression of pleural disease due to exposure to Libby amphibole: "Not your grandfather's asbestos related disease"
Black, B.,Szeinuk, J.,Whitehouse, A. C.,Levin, S. M.,Henschke, C. I.,Yankelevitz, D. F.,Flores, R. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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