Dr. Pinkus Szuchmacher, MD

Dr. Pinkus Szuchmacher, MD

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Age 78
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Dr. Pinkus Szuchmacher, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Forest Hills, NY and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Centro De Ciencias Saude, Faculdade De Medicina in 1963 and specializes in vascular surgery, peripheral vascular surgery, and more.

10914 Ascan Ave Ste 1A

Forest Hills, NY 11375

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health First Health Plans
  • Hudson Health Plan
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Dr. Szuchmacher's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Secondary Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Szuchmacher treats Secondary Hypertension more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Szuchmacher treats Venous Insufficiency more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Szuchmacher treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Szuchmacher treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Szuchmacher treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Szuchmacher's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic-Iliac Occlusive Disease
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vein Laser Ablation
  • Venous Closure
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Care Philosophy

I have a broad based vascular practice encompassing the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of venous disease (varicose veins), occlusive arterial diseases, aneurysms and carotid artery disease. I willingly explain findings and care with family members when requested by the patients.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1972
Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1971
Mt Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
1966
Elmhurst Genl Hospital
Internship Hospital
1963
Centro De Ciencias Saude, Faculdade De Medicina
Medical School
1957
Pedro Ii School, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Undergraduate School
1972
1971
1966
1963
1957

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Yiddish
  • English

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Dr S is just a rude man,he is so mean if gou are overweight he just keeps calling a Patient FAT, his bedside manner is the worst. I would never want a full figured patient to have to go through what I went Through , he is totally unprofessional, you wait hours to be seen by him, just to be spoken...Read More
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