Dr. Lawrence Durban, MD

Dr. Lawrence Durban, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Lawrence Durban, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Roslyn, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1982 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and cardiac surgery.

100 Port Washington Blvd # G-01

Roslyn, NY 11576

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Durban performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Durban's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Durban "To provide the highest quality care in cardiothoracic surgery, working in a private practice setting in a superb specialty designated hospital (St. Francis)"

2  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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61  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • The Johns Hopkins University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Ny Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Ny Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Durban has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Durban's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Durban to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Durban's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Durban is hands-down the most competent thoracic surgeon on Long Island. This is a real review from a real family. He performed a most complex surgery on my father with such skill and precision. In addition, his temperament and case assessment skills are right on the mark. A true surgical...more
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Dr. Durbin is rude, extremely rough with his patients and has little to no empathy. In addition to his poor bedside manner, it is customary to wait hours for the pleasure of his hideous company. He was treating an elderly family member who consistantly left his office in tears. Finally, with...more
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My 85 year old father in law had a 1pm appointment with Dr Durban. We waited two hours and when we asked how long the wait would be we were told the doctor was not in the office. He was at the hospital. The office staff knew this and said nothing. I think that they feel like the patients can sit...more
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