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What's New in the Department of Surgery

Premier Center for the Treatment of Diaphragm Disorders

The Diaphragm Center: Giving Patients Back the Breath of Life
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What's New in the Department of Surgery

NYP/Columbia Welcomes New Faculty

In 2018, we welcomed several internationally renowned physicians to the Department of Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center. These men and women are leaders in their respective fields. They have a track record of innovation and their collaborative multidisciplinary team approach allows them to provide the very highest level of patient care. While these surgeons spearhead the newest treatments and techniques, they are also very compassionate communicators.
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Thoracic surgeon Josh Sonett, MD returned to his roots this week to speak with medical students and young doctors at his alma mater, East Carolina University’s Brody School of Medicine.
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NYP/Columbia is home to the largest CF lung transplant program in the NY metro area.
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Caring for a wide range of conditions
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Helping those with late-stage emphysema
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At NYP/Columbia, general thoracic surgeon Frank D’Ovidio, MD, PhD, is collaborating with gastroentereologists David Markowitz, MD and Daniela Jodorkovsky, MD, to help patients with complex esophago-gastro-intestinal motility disorders. A wide range of services is now offered by a panel of experts at the Center for Motility and Neurogastroenterology, one of a few such programs in the nation.
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What's New in the Department of Surgery

B. Payne Stanifer, MD, MPH, Joins the Department of Surgery

B. Payne Stanifer, MD, MPH, joins the Department of Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Medical Center as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery as of August 14, 2017. He completed his fellowship as the chief fellow in thoracic surgery at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL where he trained under Drs. Malcolm DeCamp and Patrick McCarthy in thoracic and cardiac surgery.
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