Dr. Nabeel El-Amir, MD

Dr. Nabeel El-Amir, MD

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Dr. Nabeel El-Amir, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Utica, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from New York State U, College of Medicine - Upstate in 1989 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

2211 Genesee St

Utica, NY 13501

Contact Information

(315) 733-7798

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  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
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Dr. El-Amir accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Dr. El-Amir's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. El-Amir treats Lung Cancer more than 88% of his peers

Dr. El-Amir treats this condition more than 88% 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
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Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. El-Amir treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) more than 84% of his peers

Dr. El-Amir treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. El-Amir performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 80% of his peers

Dr. El-Amir performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. El-Amir's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallstones
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septal Defect
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nabeel El-Amir, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Utica, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from New York State U, College...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Center
Residency Hospital
1994
University of Michigan Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1990
S U N Y Upstate Medical University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1989
New York State U, College of Medicine - Upstate
Medical School
,

Awards

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What are Dr. Nabeel El-Amir, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. El-Amir frequently treats Lung Cancer, Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax), and Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs). See all procedures and conditions Dr. El-Amir treats.

Where is Dr. Nabeel El-Amir, MD's office located?

Dr. El-Amir's office is located at 2211 Genesee St, Utica, NY 13501. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. El-Amir's Reviews

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4.2

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  • Staff friendliness (13)
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What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (3)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
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More than excellent. Very pleasant and nice person. Take care obout everything. Unbelievable what doctors can do. He is like angel. My mom had open heart surgery and he saved her life. God bless him. Thank you El Amir.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Mevlida Sofic – Sep 04, 2020
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Horrible. Spoke to me like I was a 5 year old. Do not see!!
What went well
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Jan 21, 2020
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Just wow. Absolutely horrible.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Sep 17, 2019
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Doctor El-Amir is a skilled surgeon. He saved my life by skillfully repairing my dissected aorta during emergency surgery. I owe my life to him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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May 19, 2018
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I was a patient of his.had multiple strokes and had to have surgery.he was very good and checked on me multiple times after my surgery.he has a very good bedside manor and cares very much for his patients .would recommend him to anyone.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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stryfe in utica,ny – Jan 13, 2016
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Locations

Mohawk Valley Cardiothoracic

Mohawk Valley Surgery Group2211 Genesee St Utica, NY 13501
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Mercy Health - Hackley Campus

Muskegon, MI

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

6 Awards Received