Dr. Steven Herman, MD

Thoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(2)
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Dr. Steven Herman, MD
Dr. Herman is a pioneer in the development of minimally invasive treatment of thoracic conditions and serves as Chief of the Thoracic Surgery Department at Hackensack University Medical Center, flagship of Hackensack Meridian Health Network at its Mountainside campus in Montclair, New Jersey. A graduate of John Hopkins University School of Medicine, he completed residency training in both general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery at New York Hospital – Cornell Medical Center and the Memorial-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Herman is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery. He holds Clinical Associate Professorships at both the Mount Sinai Medical School and the SUNY-Downstate Medical School.

1 Bay Ave Ste 1

Montclair, NJ 07042

Contact Information

(973) 429-6005

Dr. Steven Herman, MD

Dr. Steven Herman, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
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more than 58% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
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more than 28% of peers

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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
20

Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Cornell U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Meml Sloan Kettering Cancer
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Herman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Herman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herman to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. Herman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Herman accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth POS
    Amerihealth PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI HMO
    GHI PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Herman has admitting privileges

Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Hackensackumc Mountainside
1 Bay Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042
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Mount Sinai Hospital
1 Gustave L Levy Pl
New York, NY 10029
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