Dr. Michael Kluger, MD

Dr. Michael Kluger, MD

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Age 44
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Dr. Michael Kluger, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from New York University in 2004 and specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

161 Fort Washington Ave # Hip

New York, NY 10032

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim Found
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. Kluger's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pancreatic Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kluger treats Pancreatic Cancer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Kluger treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kluger treats Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Kluger treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kluger performs Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure) more than 88% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Pancreas Transplant
  • Whipple Procedure

Dr. Kluger's conditions and procedures:

Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenal Surgery
All Lymphoma
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Diseases of the Liver
Benign Diseases of the Pancreas
Bile Duct Injury
Bile Duct Surgery
Biliary Atresia
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cancer Pain Management
Cancer Surgery
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cervical Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Distal Pancreatectomy
Duodenal Cancer
Duodenal Surgery
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Fallopian Tube Cancer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Head and Neck Cancer
Heart Tumors, Malignant
Hemophilia
Hemophilia A
Hepatectomy
Hepatobiliary Surgery
Hepatocellular Cancer
Hepato-Pancreatic-Biliary Cancer Care
Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB) Surgery
Hodgkin's Disease
Hypercoagulable State
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Kidney Cancer
Laparoscopic Hepatobiliary Surgery
Laparoscopic Liver Resection
Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Leukocytosis
Liver and Pancreatic Surgery
Liver Cancer
Liver Resection
Liver Resection, Partial
Liver Surgery
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Lymphosarcoma
Malignant Mesothelioma
Melanoma
Meningiomas
Metastatic Liver Cancer
Multiple Myeloma
Mycosis Fungoides
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neutropenia
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
Oral Cancer
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Surgery
Pancytopenia
Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
Peritoneum Disorders
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Prostate Cancer
Purpura
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reticulosarcoma
Retina Diseases
Sezary's Disease
Sickle Cell Disease
Skin Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombocytosis
Tongue Cancer
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Whipple Procedure

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Michael Kluger is board-certified in general surgery and specialty trained in liver and pancreas surgery. He focuses on the operative management of pancreatic cancer, liver cancer, gallbladder disease and metastases to the liver and abdomi...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

  • University of Paris/Hospital Henri Mondor
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2009
    Columbia University/NY Presbyterian Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    2009
  • 2005
    Columbia University/NY Presbyterian Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    New York University
    Medical School
    2004
  • 1996
    Union College
    Undergraduate School
    1996

Dr. Kluger's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kluger

4.9

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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Dr. Michael Kluger did “the right thing” by operating on my husband after another well known surgeon misdiagnosed him! As far as I am concerned Dr. Kluger is the Best of the Best! I will be forever indebted to him.
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Dr Kluger continues to be one of the most professional and forthright practitioners I have dealt with. Very knowledgeable and able to communicate and answer all questions concisely, and with a degree of real humanity and patience sometimes missing in the profession.
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Dr. Kluger, is to be commended for his overall excellence
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Outstanding consult with Dr. Kluger. He gave great information, easy to understand and with an exceelnt "bedside manner". I have full confidence in Dr. Kluger & his team.
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Dr Klugers skill as a surgeon is matched by his compassionate approach to patient care. His ability to interact with his patients on a personal and professional level immediately puts one at ease and inspires confidence. His entire team including office staff was excellent. Dr Kluger is a...Read More
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Amida Care
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
MagnaCare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
Oxford Health Plans
SelectCare
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
Vytra Health Plans
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