Dr. Terry Palatt, MD

Dr. Terry Palatt, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Terry Palatt, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Bay Shore, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from St George's University in 1981 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

15 Park Ave Ste 101

Bay Shore, NY 11706

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • EmblemHealth
  • National Elevator
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Palatt performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Palatt's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

31  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

30  Procedures

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

  • St George's University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Suny Hsc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Palatt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Palatt's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Palatt to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Palatt'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Palatt performed a lung biopsy on a family member. The procedure went very well.
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