Dr. Charles La Punzina, MD

Dr. Charles La Punzina, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Charles La Punzina, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in vascular surgery.

9413 Flatlands Ave Ste E2

Brooklyn, NY 11236

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. La Punzina's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. La Punzina performs Lung Surgery more than 51% of his peers

Dr. La Punzina performs this procedure more than 51% of his peers

Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. La Punzina treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) more than 45% of his peers

Dr. La Punzina treats this condition more than 45% of his peers

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. La Punzina performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 41% of his peers

Dr. La Punzina performs this procedure more than 41% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy

Dr. La Punzina's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Vulvar Cancer

About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles La Punzina, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Brooklyn Regl Program Cts SUNY Downstate
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Westchester Co Med Center Ny Med College
Residency Hospital
1992
Westchester Co Med Center
Internship Hospital
1991
SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
1997
1992
1991

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
GHI
GHI EPO
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) HMO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
HealthFirst
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Consumer Option Nationwide HDHP
Standard Nationwide Standard
Value Plan Nationwide Basic
Medicaid
Amerigroup
Managed Care
Medicaid HMO
Medicare
Blue Choice 65
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Advantage PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
Neighborhood Health Plan Commonwealth Choice
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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