Dr. Raja Flores, MD

Dr. Raja Flores, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
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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Lung Cancer
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more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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36  Procedures

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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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Flores has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Flores' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Flores

5.0

Based on 16 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Raja Flores, MD
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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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Ursula J in New York City, NY – Jul 04, 2018
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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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Wanda I Betancourt in Bronx, NY – Apr 20, 2018
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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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Janice J. Kuczinski in Doylestown,PA – Dec 25, 2016
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He saved my life 8 years ago and i am cancer free
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jay shaw in Dover, DE – Oct 18, 2016
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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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Maureen in Rockville Centre, NY – Oct 07, 2016
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