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Dr. Karim Halazun, MD

Dr. Karim Halazun, MD

Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery ·  Male · Age 40


Dr. Karim Halazun, MD is a hepatopancreaticobiliary specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in hepatopancreaticobiliary surgery, general surgery, and more.


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(212) 746-2127

Dr. Halazun accepts the following insurance:

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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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary 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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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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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

Dr. Halazun's conditions and procedures:

Benign Diseases of the Liver
Benign Liver Tumor
Biliary Surgery
Cholangiocarcinoma
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Hemangioma
Hepatectomy
Hepatic Adenoma
Hepatobiliary Cancer
Hepatobiliary Surgery
Hepatocellular Cancer
Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
Laparoscopic Liver Resection
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
Liver Cancer
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Liver Metastasis
Liver Resection
Liver Surgery
Liver Transplant
Liver Tumor
Living-Donor Liver Transplant
Malignant Diseases of the Bile Ducts
Malignant Diseases of the Gallbladder
Malignant Diseases of the Liver
Malignant Diseases of the Pancreas
Malignant Obstructive Biliary Disease
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Surgery
Polycystic Liver Disease
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Robotic-Assisted Liver Resection
Robotic-Assisted Pancreas Resection

About Me

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
2011
New York Presbyterian Hospital Of Columbia University
Residency Hospital
2003
St James U Hosp
Internship Hospital
2002
University Of Leeds / School Of Medicine
Medical School
2013
2011
2003
2002

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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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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