Dr. Raja Flores, MD

Dr. Raja Flores, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Raja Flores, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University and specializes in thoracic surgery.

1470 Madison Ave

New York, NY 10029

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Flores' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Flores treats Lung Cancer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Flores treats this condition more than 100% 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
Esophageal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Flores treats Esophageal Cancer more than 97% of his peers

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

Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Flores treats Pulmonary Disease more than 97% of his peers

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

Dr. Flores' conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Tumors, Malignant
Hernia 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 Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Secondary Hypertension
Segmentectomy, Open
Sympathectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Raja Flores, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in New York, NY. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University and specializes in thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Newyork-Presbyterian Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School

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Should anyone be in desperate need for any kind of thoracic surgery, I could and would only recommend Dr. Raja M Flores. Not only is he an excellent surgeon, he has a wonderful and caring bedside manner. He makes you feel cared for not just being "a patient".
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My mother (82 years old) had surgery (April 2018) with Dr. Flores. He is intelligent, kind, compassionate, humble and a wonderful surgeon. Dr. Flores gives the best possible care for his patients and has excellent bedside manners. My mom loves Dr. Flores and we are very thankful that he was her...Read More
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Dr. Flores has the full package. He is a wonderful surgeon, a great human being,has teriffic people skills and wonderful bedside manners. I shared these exact words with him and the intelligent humble and kind doctor he is started to complement all his other colleagues and that to me defines the...Read More
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He saved my life 8 years ago and i am cancer free
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Warm, compassionate and he made me feel that my disease could be cured. I had a long surgery and with the grace of god and the hands of Dr. Flores, I hope to continue to be disease free. The staff and hospital are precise and everything appears to be fine tuned. I thank God for my referral to...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO