Dr. John Goncalves, MD

Dr. John Goncalves, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  |  
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Age 51
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Dr. John Goncalves, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Bay Shore, NY and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

301 E Main St

Bay Shore, NY 11706

Contact Information

(631) 968-3525

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Goncalves accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Choice POS
Choice POS II
Choice PPO
Managed Choice POS
Managed Choice PPO
Open Choice
Open Choice POS
Open Choice PPO
Traditional Choice
Traditional Choice POS
Traditional Choice PPO
Amerihealth
Anthem
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue HMO
Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement HMO
Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement PPO
Blue Traditional HMO
Blue Traditional POS
Blue Traditional PPO
Federal Employee Program
MCare HMO
Medicare HMO
Medicare Select HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Choice Fund
Choice Fund PPO
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna Network
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Commercial EPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Indemnity EPO
Open Access Plus
Open Access Plus PPO
Select Network HMO
Select Network POS
Select Network PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
GHI
GHI EPO
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
HAP Insurance
Medicare Advantage PPO
HealthFirst
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Keystone Health Plan East
Medicare Advantage HMO
MagnaCare
MagnaCare HMO
MagnaCare PPO
MAPFRE Life Insurance Company of Puerto Rico
Choice
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
MVP Health Care
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Liberty Plan HMO
Oxford Health Plans HMO
Oxford Health Plans POS
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice HMO
Choice Plus
Choice Plus EPO
Choice Plus HMO
Choice Plus POS
Choice Plus PPO
Empire Plan
Navigate HMO
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
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Select Plus EPO
Select Plus HMO
Select Plus POS
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

Experience Check

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Dr. Goncalves' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goncalves performs Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Goncalves performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valvuloplasty
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Percutaneous Balloon Valvuloplasty
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Tricuspid Valve Repair / Replacement
  • Valvuloplasty
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Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goncalves treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Goncalves treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Goncalves treats Aneurysm more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Goncalves treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
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Dr. Goncalves' conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Repair
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Coronary Interventional Procedures
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • 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
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Myocardial Revascularization
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Valvuloplasty
  • Ventricular Assist Device
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

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Biography

Dr. John Goncalves, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Bay Shore, NY and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

2003
Mskcc/Ny Hosp Presoyter
Fellowship Hospital
2003
New York Presbyterian Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Cornell Med Coll/Ny Hosp
Residency Hospital
2001
Mskcc/Ny Hosp Presoyter
Residency Hospital
1995
Cornell Med Coll/Ny Hosp
Internship Hospital
1990
Union College
Undergraduate School
,

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, 1990
  • Summa Cum Laude Graduate, Albany Medical College, 1994
  • Summa Cum Laude Graduate, Union College, 1991
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1992

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What are Dr. John Goncalves, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Goncalves frequently treats Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary), Aortic Aneurysm, and Aneurysm. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Goncalves treats.

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Dr. Goncalves' office is located at 301 E Main St, Bay Shore, NY 11706. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Goncalves' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Goncalves

4.4

Based on 13 ratings

5 Stars
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1 Star
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What went well
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed (8)
  • Explained conditions well (8)
What could be improved
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  • Didn't listen or answer questions (2)
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Dr. John Goncalves was excellent. I give him a 5 star. I just had a valve replacement. and a pacemaker on June 10th, 2020 and Thank him for saving my life and feeling much better now.
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Jeanette H. – Jun 30, 2020
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I had an aortic aneurysm that was repaired by dr Goncalves
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Paul Harris in Hackensack, NJ – Sep 26, 2018
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6 years ago I ruptured a mitro valve. Spent 4 months at Winthrop, dr goncalves operated. I'm still here. Great surgeon.
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frank williams in Mastic, NY – Sep 18, 2017
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saved my life
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andrew in Shirley, NY – Aug 05, 2017
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Two lung cancer surgeries 2005 and 2008. Dr Goncalves is the BEST.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Marla wills in Atlanta, GA – Dec 20, 2016
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Dr John Goncalves thank you for giving my brother back to us you did his heart surgery about 6 years ago and my brother like you, he is doing fine now. William McGough (sister) Mary-Jo Benasaraf
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Mary-Jo Benasaraf in Baldwin, NY – Jul 23, 2016
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Locations

Southside Hospital - Dept. of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Services

SSH - Dept of CVTS301 E Main St Bay Shore, NY 11706
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