Dr. Lev M. Khitin, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 48

121 E 69th St
New York, NY 10021
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121 E 69th St
New York, NY 10021
406 15th St Ste 1
Brooklyn, NY 11215
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    Dr. Khitin's Experience

    Dr. Khitin's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
    • Cardiovascular Imaging
    • Endovenous Laser Treatment
    • Varicose Vein Procedure
    • Varicose Vein Surgery
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Procedure
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Vein Laser Ablation
    • Vein Treatment
    • Venous Closure
    • Venous Disease Treatment
    • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
    • Cardiovascular Diseases
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Thrombosis
    • Ulcer
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Anomaly
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vein Diseases
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
    • Venous Reflux
    • Venous Thromboembolic Disease
    • Venous Thrombosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Khitin

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Media & Publications

    • Surgical management of achalasia; J. Braveman, L. Khitin, D. Brams. Internist's Illustrated Guide to Gastrointestinal Surgery; E. Wu, K. Aziz. Humana Press, 2002
    • Hiatal hernia and paraesophageal hernia repair; L. Khitin, D. Brams. Internist's Illustrated Guide to Gastrointestinal Surgery; E. Wu, K. Aziz. Humana Press, 2002
    • Surgery for reflux esophagitis; L. Khitin, D. Brams. Internist's Illustrated Guide to Gastrointestinal Surgery; E. Wu, K. Aziz. Humana Press, 2002
    • Gastric Cancer: important factors for general surgeon; K. Barwick, L. Khitin, K. Kirkwood. Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America, W. B. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1996, 6 (3): 495-514
    • 4HEALTH Magazine
    • Medical Office Magazine, multiple
    • [Photocolorimetric method for evaluation dynamics of blood filling in the frog web]; L. Khitin, L. Zelichenko, G. Poriadin. Pathologic Physiology and Experimental Therapy, 1994 Jul-Sep (3): 55-7
    • [Effect of Mildronate on secretory activity of the rat mesentery mast cells]; G. Poriadin, L. Zelichenko, L. Khitin. Allergology and Immunology, 1992 Febr: 102-5
    • Luminal trypsin may regulate enterocytes through proteinase-activated receptor-2; W. Kong, K. McConalogue, L. Khitin, M. Hollenberg, D. Payan, S. Bohm, N. Bunnett. Proceedings of Natural Academy of Sciences, USA, 1997 Aug, 94: 8884-9
    • [Quantitative evaluation of mast cells degranulation]; G. Poriadin, L. Zelichenko, L. Khitin. Immunology, 1991 March: 59-61
    • Identification of potential tyrosine-containing endocytic motifs in the carboxyl-tail and seven transmembrane domain of the neurokinin 1 receptor; S. Bohm, L. Khitin, S. Smeekens, E. Grady, D. Payan, N. Bunnett. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 1997 Jan, 272: 2363-72
    • Systemic temperature and paralysis after thoracoabdominal and descending aortic operations; L. Svensson, L. Khitin, E. Nadolny, W. Kimmel. Archives of Surgery, 2003 Feb; 138(2): 175-9
    • Prevention of thrombosis and embolism in children with mechanical valve prostheses: warfarin vs. antiplatelet agents; L. Khitin, R. Sade, S. Bradley, F.A. Crawford Jr., C. Widener. The Journal of Heart Valve Disease, 2006 May; 15(3): 394-9, 2006
    • [Method of in vivo study of microcirculation in rat mesentery]; L. Khitin, L. Zelichenko, G. Poriadin. Pathologic Physiology and Experimental Therapy, 1993 Jul-Dec, (4): 62
    • Aortic cross-sectional area to height ratio timing of aortic surgery in asymptomatic patients with Marfan syndrome; L. Svensson, L. Khitin. The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 2002 Feb; 123(2): 360-1
    • Mechanism of desensitization and resensitization of proteinase-activated receptor-2; S. Bohm, L. Khitin, E. Grady, G. Aponte, D. Payan, N. Bunnett. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 1996 Sep, 271 (36): 22003-16
    • Hypophosphatemia and global neurological deficit after cardiopulmonary bypass; L. Khitin, K. Kim, J.S. Ikonomidis, M. Stroud, A.J. Crumbley, F.A. Crawford Jr. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia (in print)
    • Ethical process in human research published in thoracic surgery journals; M. Block, L. Khitin, R. Sade. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 2006; 82: 6-12, 2006
    • Mast cell tryptase regulates colonic myocytes through proteinase-activated receptor-2; C. Corvera, O. Dery, K. McConalogue, L. Khitin, S. Bohm, W. Kong, W. Raymond, G. Caughey, N. Bunnett. Journal of Clinical Investigation, 1997 Sept, 100 (6): 1383-93
    • [Restitution of population of mesenteric mast cells in rat intestine]; L. Khitin, L. Zelichenko, G. Poriadin. Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine, 1993 Dec, 116 (12): 558-91
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Russian State Medical University (Rsmu), Faculty Of Medicine

    Internship Hospital

    University Of California Stanford

    Residency Hospital

    Lahey Clinic Massachusetts

    Fellowship Hospital

    Med University Of South Carolina
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Khitin & Staff

    • English
    • Russian
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    121 E 69th St
    New York, NY 10021
    (212) 575-8346 (Office)
    (347) 269-4007 (Fax)
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    406 15th St Ste 1
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (212) 575-8346 (Office)
    (347) 269-4007 (Fax)
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