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Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
525 East 68th Street , Starr 8
New York, NY 10065
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(212) 746-7399
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(646) 962-8450
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156 William Street , 12th Floor
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Comprehensive Vein Program
525 East 68th Street , Starr 8
New York, NY 10065
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(646) 962-8450

Personal Statement

Dr. Sharif H. Ellozy, MD, is Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery in the Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and Associate Attending Surgeon at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He is an experienced, board-certified vascular surgeon whose clinical expertise is in endovascular and surgical therapies for treatment and management of the full spectrum of peripheral vascular disease. Dr. Ellozy specializes in advanced minimally invasive vascular and endovascular procedures with strong clinical experience in aortic aneurysms, carotid occlusive disease and peripheral arterial disease.  

Dr. Ellozy has been cited as one of New York's top doctors in Castle Connolly and New York Magazine in 2012, 2013 and 2014. He received his BA from Harvard in 1992, and his MD from NYU School of Medicine in 1996. He completed his general surgery residency, his research fellowship and his clinical fellowship in vascular surgery at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine. Prior to joining NYP/Weill Cornell, Dr. Ellozy was Attending Surgeon and Associate Professor of Surgery, Associate Professor of Radiology and Associate Professor of Medical Education at Mt. Sinai Medical Center.

Widely published in his field, Dr. Ellozy has authored 74 peer-reviewed articles in professional journals and three book chapters. A dedicated teacher, he has received many teaching awards and honors at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, including the Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching and The Robert Paradny Teaching Award in Surgery in 2010; the Innovations Award from the Mt. Sinai Institute of Medical Education in 2011, and The Julius H. Jacobson II, MD, Outstanding Mentor Award in 2007, 2009 and 2012. Dr. Ellozy is a member of the New York Surgical Society, the New York Society for Vascular Surgery and the Society for Vascular Surgery, and is a key reviewer for the Journal of Vascular Surgery.

Specialties & Expertise

Expertise

  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aneurysm of Splenic Artery
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Renovascular Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Angioplasty, Percutaneous Transluminal
  • Arterial Insufficiency
  • Leg Bypass Surgery
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Intestinal Artery Stent
  • Aneurysm
  • Intestinal Artery Bypass Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Carotid Artery Surgery
  • Vascular Complications of Diabetes
  • Fistulas For Dialysis
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Minimally Invasive Arterial Bypass
  • Abdominal and Thoracoabdominal Aneurysms
  • Transcatherter Embolization
  • Abdominal Aneurysm
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Aortic Disease
  • Balloon Angioplasty of Artery
  • Poor Leg Circulation
  • Minimally Invasive Arterial Reconstruction
  • Diabetic Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Endograft Aneurysm Repair
  • Claudication In Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Endovenous Laser Ablation
  • Vascular Disease, Peripheral
  • Sclerotherapy, Varicose Vein
  • Varicose Veins
  • Interventional Vascular
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease With Claudication
  • Popliteal Aneurysm Repair
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • RFA (Radiofrequency Ablation) of Varicose Vein of Leg
  • Arterial Stents
  • Carotid Artery Stenting
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Endovascular Disease
  • Minimally Invasive Vascular Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA - PPO
  • AETNA - Medicare
  • AETNA - HMO
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell - POS
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Pathway X Enhanced
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - NYPH Employees Only
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - Mediblue (Senior)
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield - HMO
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus - CHP
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI - CBP
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicare
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) - Medicaid
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans - Medicare Advantage
  • Oxford Health Plans - Metro/Core/Charter
  • Oxford Health Plans - Freedom
  • Oxford Health Plans - Liberty
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care - Medicare
  • United Health Care - Community Plan
  • VNSNY CHOICE - Medicare
  • VNSNY CHOICE - HMO
  • WellCare Health Plans

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Vascular Surgery

Clinical & Academic Positions

Associate Attending Surgeon
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., New York University School of Medicine, 1996
  • B.A., Harvard University, 1992

Honors & Awards

President, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, Delta Chapter of New York, NYU School of Medicine

1996

Student Council Teaching Award for Housestaff, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

1999

Arthur H. Aufses Sr. Prize, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2002

Special Commendation, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, Lambda Chapter, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2003

Student Council Teaching Award for House Staff, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2003

Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2003

Special Commendation, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, Lambda Chapter, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2005

Special Commendation, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, Lambda Chapter, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2007

The Julius H. Jacobson II M.D. Outstanding Mentor Award, Division of Vascular Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2007

The Julius H. Jacobson II M.D. Outstanding Mentor Award, Division of Vascular Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2009

The Dr. Robert Paradny Teaching Award in Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2010

Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2010

Innovations Award, Institute for Medical Education, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2011

The Julius H. Jacobson II M.D. Outstanding Mentor Award, Division of Vascular Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

2012

New York Magazine Top Doctors, Vascular Surgery

2012

New York Magazine Top Doctors, Vascular Surgery

2013

New York Magazine Top Doctors, Vascular Surgery

2014