Dr. Mitchell Chorost, MD

Dr. Mitchell Chorost, MD

Surgical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mitchell Chorost, MD is a surgical oncology doctor who practices in Fresh Meadows, NY. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Dr. Chorost is affiliated with Saint Francis Hospital Roslyn.

16303 Horace Harding Expy Fl 1

Fresh Meadows, NY 11365

Contact Information

(718) 454-4600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
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more than 73% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
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more than 70% of peers
Cancer
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more than 67% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chorost "As the Director of Surgical Oncology, I am responsible for organizing interdisciplinary cancer care. This includes establishing the criteria of surgical quality control, educating staff in the standards of surgical cancer care (including indications for procedures), as well as the development of a cancer research program. Educational conferences are held weekly and include a general as well as a GI specific Tumor Board. Research and educational studies are performed."

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Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hepatectomy
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy

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

  • SUNY Binghamton
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • State University Of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • State University Of New York / Health Science Center At Stony Brook
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Roswell Park Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Mitchell I. Chorost, M.D., FACS has joined the staff at New York Hospital Queens as the Director of Surgical Oncology and the Associate Director of the Cancer Center,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chorost's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chorost to family and friends
4.4
based on 5 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Chorost's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Glen Head, NY |
Dr. Chorost saved my life...Twice. I have nothing but full gratitude and the utmost respect for him. He treats his patients like family. I knew I was in excellent hands even before knowing that he would come to check in every morning that I was hospitalized.
Dr. Chorost is the best doctor my wife had. He really knows his stuff operated on my wife and saved her life she has been cancer free since. Thank you so much. Highly recommended.
Shirley, NY |
He saved my life. Got rid of my pancreatic cancer tumor . Did an 8 hr Whipple operation. Answered every question I ever had. Knows his stuff!!!!! Would highly recommend
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Dr. Chorost accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI HMO
    GHI PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Chorost has admitting privileges

Saint Francis Hospital Roslyn
100 Port Washington Blvd
Roslyn, NY 11576
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