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Learn more about some of the NewYork-Presbyterian doctors featured in the ABC News documentary series NY Med.

Nasser K. Altorki, M.B., B.C.H.
Nasser K. Altorki, M.B., B.C.H.

Dr. Altorki is the Director of the Division of Thoracic Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He attended medical school in Cairo, Egypt and has become a renowned thoracic surgeon to students and colleagues who are particularly interested in esophageal and lung cancer surgery and research. - read written profile

Joseph Del Pizzo, M.D.
Joseph Del Pizzo, M.D.

Dr. Del Pizzo has established one of the most active and effective centers for laparoscopy in urology. He has a vast experience with laparoscopic renal and adrenal surgery, using both standard and hand-access techniques. He directs the laparoscopic donor nephrectomy program in conjunction with the Rogosin Institute of Transplantation, and performs approximately 100 of these procedures a year. - read written profile

Leonard N. Girardi, M.D.
Leonard N. Girardi, M.D.

Dr. Girardi is a cardiothoracic surgeon. He describes cardiac surgery as "very much a team sport" with half the battle fought in the operating room and half the battle fought during recovery. Techniques have been improved and the risk has been brought down dramatically over the past 20 years, but still "every cardiac operation is serious business." - read written profile

Sandip Kapur, M.D.
Sandip Kapur, M.D.

Dr. Kapur is Chief of Transplant Surgery and Director of the Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Programs at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. An internationally recognized expert in pioneering transplant techniques, Dr. Kapur specializes in adult and pediatric kidney transplantation and whole organ pancreas and islet cell transplantation. - read written profile

Guy M. McKhann II, M.D.
Guy M. McKhann II, M.D.

Dr. McKhann is a neurosurgeon who specializes in treating patients with brain tumors, adult hydrocephalus, and movement disorders such as Parkinson's and epilepsy. Dr. McKhann comes from a family of physicians. His father is a neurologist; his uncle is a surgeon. watch video profile - read written profile

Mehmet C. Oz, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Mehmet C. Oz, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr. Oz is a cardiothoracic surgeon and also the host of the popular television program "The Dr. Oz Show." He said that he thinks a lot of people are surprised to learn he still practices medicine, but indeed he does. He describes the camaraderie and teamwork of NYP as making him feel like he's "in the right place." - read written profile

Philip E. Stieg, M.D., Ph.D.
Philip E. Stieg, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Stieg is a world-renowned neurosurgeon with expertise in cerebrovascular disorders and skull base surgery. He is the Chairman and founder of the Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center, the leading neuroscience patient care center in New York City. - read written profile

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