Dr. Charles La Punzina, MD

Dr. Charles La Punzina, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Charles La Punzina, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in thoracic surgery and 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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Top Care Areas

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Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
more than 84% of peers
Stomach Cancer
more than 75% of peers
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
more than 59% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

68  Conditions Treated

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42  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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