Dr. Karim Halazun, MD

Dr. Karim Halazun, MD

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Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery  ·  
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40 y/o
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Dr. Karim Halazun, MD is a hepatopancreaticobiliary specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in hepatopancreaticobiliary surgery, general surgery, and more.Read his story

The Division of Transplantation Surgery at NY-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell

1305 York Ave Fl 4

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice
  • WellCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Halazun's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hepatectomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Halazun performs Hepatectomy more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Halazun performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Halazun treats Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Halazun treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Biliary Cancer
  • Gall Bladder Cancer
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Halazun performs Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure) more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Halazun performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Pancreas Transplant
  • Whipple Procedure

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2013
    New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    2013
  • 2011
    New York Presbyterian Hospital of Columbia University
    Residency Hospital
    2011
  • 2003
    St James U Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    University of Leeds / School of Medicine
    Medical School
    2002

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Halazun is not only a great doctor but he is a very caring person. He is very passionate about medicine. He treats everyone with kindness. I literally put my life in his hands. I made the right choice
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Great surgeon. I had peculiar problems and he handled them with aplomb and patience. He projects confidence and self-assurance. He probably saved my life. I recommend him highly and without reservation.
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I put my life in his hands and expertise. I’m still fighting ??????a colangiocarcinoma at biliary duct. He is a surgeon with a warm ?? and I’m thankful to have him to take care of me. I will highly recommend him.
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Yes I would. Dr. Hazalun was not rushed in our visit, even though it was a busy day. He listened first and then explained the procedure next. I appreciated that we took as much time as needed to discuss things. Even when he was interrupted by a nurse for another patient, he stayed focused with...Read More
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Dr Halazun is a top notch doctor who probably saved my life. The surgery was very professional. I wish him all the best. The same could be said for the transplant team.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Affinity Health Plan
Amida Care
EmblemHealth
GHI
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
Medicaid
Medicare
Oxford Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Empire Plan
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
WellCare

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