Dr. Robert Downey, MD

Dr. Robert Downey, MD

Critical Care Surgery  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Robert Downey, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1985 and specializes in critical care surgery.

300 E 66th St

New York, NY 10065

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  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I am a chest surgeon who specializes in the treatment of patients with lung cancer, cancers that have spread to the lung from other sites, or tumors that arise from other structures in the chest, such as the thymus gland or the chest wall. In an a...

Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Mayo Clinic St Marys Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1995
    New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1993
    New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1986
    New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Internship Hospital
    1986
  • 1985
    Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School
    1985

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Thoughtful, decisive, swift. Wouldn't dream of using anyone else.
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We (my husband and I) went to Dr. Downey confused and scared after my husband was diagnosed with lung cancer. He explained my husband's diagnosis and the treatment options to us. From our first appointment with Dr. Downey, I knew that my husband was in good hands. Dr. Downey has been professional,...Read More
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Excellent doctor and had great surgery performed by him.
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Locations

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - Neurosurgery

Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO