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Oliver S. Chow, M.D.

Thoracic Surgery

Locations and Appointments

Insurances Accepted

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Personal Statement

As a thoracic surgeon, it is my privilege to bring you through surgery only when it is needed, and with the best possible outcome. I specialize in VATS and robotic lung resections, hiatal hernia repair, tracheobronchoplasty, esophageal surgery, and other operations of the chest. I use modern approaches and technologies with skill and precision to provide you with exceptional care, and to expedite your return to regular life.

Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Clinical Expertise
Lung Cancer Surgery
Da Vinci Robotic Surgery
Minimally Invasive Lung Surgery
Lung Cancer
Surgical Management of Lung Cancer
Resection, Pancoast Tumor, Chest Wall Including Ribs
Tracheal Surgery
Lung Cancer-Diagnostic Testing
Mesothelioma
Pleurectomy
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy, Robot-Assisted, Laparoscopic
Benign Esophageal Disease
Repair, Hernia, Hiatal, Laparoscopic
Esophageal Diverticulum
Benign Tumor of Mediastinum
Mediastinal Mass Resection
Excision of Mediastinal Tumor
Thymectomy With Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
Hyperhidrosis, Focal, Primary
Esophageal Cancer Surgery
Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery
Thorascopic Lung Surgery
Secondary Cancer of Lung
Excision of Chest Wall Tumor
Management of Lung Nodules
Low-Dose Computed Tomography (LDCT) of Lungs For Malignant Neoplasm Screening
Extrapleural Pneumonectomy
Esophageal Cancer
Esophagectomy
Esophagectomy, Combined Laparoscopic and VATS Approach
Hiatal Hernia
Repair, Hernia, Hiatal, Paraesophageal
Esophagomyotomy, Laparoscopic
Malignant Neoplasm of Anterior Mediastinum
Excision of Mediastinal Cyst
Surgical Removal of Thymoma
Robot-Assisted Thymectomy
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Thoracic Surgery
Tracheoplasty
Bronchoplasty
Chest Wall Deformity
Reconstructive Repair of Pectus Excavatum By Nuss Procedure Using Thoracoscopy
Pectus Excavatum
Languages
English
Chinese (Cantonese)
Education 
  • M.D.
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    2010
  • B.A.
    Cornell University
    2006
Appointments 
  • Assistant Attending Cardiothoracic Surgeon
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

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