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Gender: Male
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Cardiothoracic Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical Center
525 East 68th Street , M-404
New York, NY 10065
Fax
(718) 661-7404
Call
212-746-5112
Cardiac Surgery at NYP/Queens
56-45 Main Street , 3S – Room 387
Flushing, NY 11355
Fax
(718) 670-1188
Call
(718) 670-1137

Personal Statement

Samuel Lang, M.D. returns to New York Hospital Queens after serving 10 years as the section chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery at St. Vincent’s Catholic Medical Center in Manhattan. He was an attending surgeon in both adult and pediatric cardiac surgery at New York Hospital from 1986 until 1999, and served as New York Hospital Queens’ first director of Cardiothoracic Surgery from 1996 to 1999. Dr. Lang has a strong track record for performing complex cardiac procedures including off pump coronary artery bypass surgery, minimally invasive valve repairs, aneurysm repairs, and repair of congenital heart defects.

Specialties & Expertise

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Expertise

  • Minimally Invasive Heart Surgery
  • Aortic Aneurysm Surgery
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (Off Pump)
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Cardiac Valve Surgery

Qualifications

Board Certifications

  • Surgery, Thoracic
  • Surgery

Clinical & Academic Positions

Attending Cardiothoracic Surgeon
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

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

Education & Training

  • M.D., University of Alabama School of Medicine, 1978
  • D.V.M., Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine, 1974

Biography

 

Samuel Lang, M.D., returns to New York Hospital Queens after serving 10 years as section chief of cardiothoracic surgery at St. Vincent Catholic Medical Center in Manhattan.

He served as New York Hospital Queens' first director of cardiothoracic surgery from 1996 to 1999.

Dr. Lang has a strong track record for performing procedures such as multiple artery bypass, repair of valves, congenital heart defects and surgical ablation of cardiac arrhythmias.

 

 

News

 

  

The NewYork-Presbyterian Queens cardiovascular service line offers a full range of cardiothoracic care, providing patients in Queens with a complete local option for advanced treatment 

 

Courtesy of MD News No