Dr. Vincent Parnell MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Vincent Parnell is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in New Hyde Park, New York and is affiliated with North Shore University Hospital. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Parnell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 18 doctors 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, Pediatric Cardiac

Clinical Interests: Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

North Shore University Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1976–1981

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1981–1983

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

e.g. American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 2 years in Congenital Heart Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 32 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 3 years in Congenital Cardiac Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Intraaortic balloon rupture.
Stahl, K. D., Tortolani, A. J., Nelson, R. L., Hall, M. H., Moccio, C. G., Parnell, V. A.

Noninvasive pulse oximetry in children with cyanotic congenital heart disease.
Boxer, R. A., Gottesfeld, I., Singh, S., LaCorte, M. A., Parnell, V. A., Walker, P.

Prolonged candidemia in infants following surgery for congenital heart disease.
Chakrabarti, C., Sood, S. K., Parnell, V., Rubin, L. G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • GHI PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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