Dr. Sean Kwon, MD

Dr. Sean Kwon, MD

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Dr. Sean Kwon, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Flushing, NY and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Tufts Univ Sch Of Med in 2002 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

13620 38th Ave Ste Cf-E

Flushing, NY 11354

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • 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
  • HealthFirst
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Decortication and Pleurectomy
high
more than 80% of peers
Lung Surgery
normal
more than 76% of peers
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
normal
more than 69% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Tufts Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kwon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kwon's Reviews

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Dr Kwon is an awesome doctor. I would highly recommend him he is knowledgeable and caring to his patients and there Famliy. My brother had lung cancer and he moved us along quickly to get the surgery done. With other high risk issues my brother has we felt totally safe with him to get us through...Read More
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The DiCola’s in Newburgh, NY – Nov 02, 2017
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I met Dr. Kwon on a consult after a scan showed a small nodule on my left lung. He was very knowledgeable and more importantly was able to explain everything at my level. He was very patient and took his time to make sure I was comfortable making my decision as to surgery. I found his bedside...Read More
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Pat in New Windsor, NY – Sep 19, 2016
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