Dr. Abraham Houng, MD

Dr. Abraham Houng, MD

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46 y/o
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Dr. Abraham Houng, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in critical care surgery and surgery.Read his story

Weill Cornell Trauma, Burns, Acute and Critical Care

525 E 68th St Fl 7

New York, NY 10065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • SelectCare

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Dr. Houng's Experience

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Dr. Houng's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Houng's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Houng "Abraham P. Houng, MD is an Assistant Professor of Surgery in the division of Burns, Critical Care and Trauma at Weill Cornell Medical College and Assistant Attending Surgeon at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. A board-certified surgeon, Dr. Houng specializes in the treatment of burns, burn surgery, and surgical critical care. Prior to his arrival, Dr. Houng was an attending surgeon at Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Department of Surgery in Livingston, New Jersey. He obtained his BS from Columbia University in Bioengineering and received his MSE from University of Pennsylvania. He attended New Jersey Medical School, affiliated with Rutgers University, for his MD. He completed his surgical residency at Saint Barnabas Medical Center and continued his training in Surgical Critical Care Fellowship with special emphasis in burn surgery and treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Houng has been involved in quite a few medical mission endeavors to Haiti as a surgeon. He has led multiple teams of fellow surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses, and physical therapists on short-term basis to serve the population in need and to further train the physicians in Haiti. Dr. Houng is an active member of many prestigious medical and surgical societies, including the American Burn Association, American College of Surgeon, and Society of Critical Care Medicine. He has also published numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and abstracts."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Houng "Weill Cornell Medicine Physicians are clinical leaders in their field who embody our patient-centered mission across all aspects of clinical care, research, and medical education at our institution. Weill Cornell Medicine Physicians are full-time faculty members of Weill Cornell Medical College and are integrated into our hospital partnership with NewYork-Presbyterian, ensuring seamless continuity of health care services for our patients. Weill Cornell Medicine Physicians deliver coordinated medical care across our multispecialty clinical practices through close departmental collaboration and the utilization of electronic health records in all of our Physician offices."

2  Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

7  Conditions Treated

  • Burn Injuries
  • Chemical Burn
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Keloid Scar
  • Scars
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Wounds

7  Procedures

  • Burn Care Services
  • Burn Reconstruction
  • Burn Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Laser Surgery
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Columbia University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Houng has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Very professional would recommend
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Great care thus far. Thank you. Aiden R.
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I thank Dr. Houng and his team of physicians that provided me superior service in treating my recent burn injury at New York Presbyterian Hospital. The entire medical staff including the nurses and aides that assisted me during my stay were very professional and awesome in helping me bare my pain...Read More
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