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Dr. Lyall Gorenstein, MD

Dr. Lyall Gorenstein, MD

Thoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 60


Dr. Lyall Gorenstein, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in thoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.


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(212) 305-3408

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Gorenstein's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gorenstein treats Lung Cancer more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Gorenstein treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gorenstein performs Lung Surgery more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Gorenstein performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gorenstein performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Gorenstein performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Gorenstein's conditions and procedures:

  • Achalasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Resection
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery (LVRS)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mesothelioma
  • Minimal Access Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
  • Primary Hyperhidrosis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Stenosis Syndrome
  • Tracheal Surgery

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

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1992
Toronto General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Toronto General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1985
Toronto General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
University of Toronto / Faculty of Medicine
Medical School
1992
1989
1985
1983

Awards

Dr. Gorenstein's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gorenstein

4.0

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
71.42857142857143%
(10)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
21.428571428571427%
(3)

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I had surgery with Dr. Gorenstein this past March to correct a congenital chest wall deformity. Dr. Gorenstein is very kind, professional, thorough, and most importantly he is a phenomenal surgeon. I had a great experience with him and his entire staff. Everyone was very welcoming, friendly, and...Read More
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I would definitely recommend Dr. Gorenstein for any thoracic/cardiac issues. His expertise is unmatched (and I have been to numerous thoracic doctors). He is a compassionate, caring, and professional individual. Dr. Gorenstein treated me with the utmost respect and went way beyond the extra...Read More
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I had two miraDry treatments with Dr. Gorenstein for hyperhydrosis. We took as much time as I needed at consultation and he was both informative and honest. Both him and his nurse are very skillful and professional during the treatments. Personally he is caring, and easy to talk with. He continued...Read More
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