Dr. Daniel Schwartz, MD

Dr. Daniel Schwartz, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Daniel Schwartz, MD is a general surgery specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in general surgery.

1000 Northern Blvd

Great Neck, NY 11021

Contact Information

(516) 236-6278

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  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Lung Surgery
more than 39% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 27% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
more than 26% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schwartz "Specializing in minimally invasive approaches to most diseases of the chest. Lung Cancer & Esophageal Cancer"

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

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46  Procedures

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0 Malpractice Claims

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  • Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Montefiore Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Nyu Langone Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • New York University Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American College of Rectal and Colon Surgeons Travel Scholarship, 1992
  • Granted the Distinction of Honors in Medicine, 1988
  • Granted the Distinction of Honors in Cardiovascular Surgery, 1989
  • Bristol Award, American College of Cardiology, 1997
  • Graduated with Honors from the Department of Biology, 1985
  • Granted the Distinction of Honors in Diagnostic Radiology, 1989
  • Sampson Award, Western Thoracic Surgical Association, 1996
  • Granted the Distinction of Honors in Surgery, 1988
  • Merle Wood Scholar of the Andrew G. Morrow Society, 1996
  • Graduated Cum Laude from Washington University, 1985
Media & Publications
  • Detection of cholesterol regulating sterol 27-Hydroxylase enzyme in human monocytes by polymerase chain reaction (PCR). J Lipid Res,, 1998
  • Histological Evaluation of the Inferior Epigastric Arteries. European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 1992
  • Dyspnea Lusoria: Compression of the Pulmonary Artery by a Kommerell’s diverticulum. Ann Thorac Surg, 2002
  • Minimally invasive mitral valve replacement: Port-Access technique, feasibility, and myocardial functional preservation. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 1997
  • Multi-vessel Port-Access coronary artery bypass grafting with cardioplegic arrest: Technique and reproducibility. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular, 1997
  • Selective Approach to descending thoracic aneurysm repair: A ten year experience. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 1996
  • Port-Access Approach for Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery. In: Operative Techniques in Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery: A Comparative Atlas, 1998
  • Effect of cannula length on aortic arch flow: Protection of the athromatous aortic arch. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 1995
  • Cardiopulmonary bypass primes polymorphonuclear leukocytes. Journal of Surgical Research, 1998
  • Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction from Endocarditis. Ann Thorac Surg., 2000
  • Utility of transesophageal echocardiography during port-access minimally invasive cardiac surgery. American Journal of Cardiology, 1998
  • Combined Maze Procedure and Septal Myomectomy in a Septuagenarian. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 1992
  • Endoventricular remodeling of left aneurysms. Functional, clinical and electrophysiological results. Circulation, 1995
  • Electrophysiology effect of the Maze Procedure on Canine Sinoatrial Node Function. Pace., 1992
  • Heparin bonding of bypass circuits reduces cytokine release during cardiopulmonary bypass. Annals Thoracic Surgery, 1995
  • Cardiac Surgery: Principles and Technique, 1998
  • Neochordal Repair of the Posterior Mitral Valve Leaflet. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 2004
  • Laparoscopic Unroofing of Multiple benign Liver Cysts with Intraperitonal Drainage: A Case Report., 1994
  • Minimally invasive cardiopulmonary bypass with cardioplegic arrest: a closed chest technique with equivalent myocardial protection. Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 1996
  • Current Concepts in the Staging of Patients with Lung Cancer., 2004
  • Wound Healing after Harvesting the Internal Thoracic and Superior and Inferior Epigastric Arteries. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 1994
  • Regional Topical Hypothermia of the Beating Heart: Preservation of Function and Tissue. Ann Thorac Surg, 2001
  • Lexipafant inhibits platelet activating factor enhanced neutrophil functions. Journal of Surgical Research, 1997
  • Early results of posterior leaflet folding plasty for mitral valve reconstruction. Ann Thoracic Surg, 1998

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Korean
  • Spanish

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