James J. Gallagher, MD

Surgical Critical Care
General Surgery (Board Certified)
Office Phone: (212) 746-7913

Biography

James Gallagher, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Assistant Attending Surgeon at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. A board-certified surgeon, Dr. Gallagher has extensive experience in the treatment of burns, surgical critical care, and international surgery. His areas of special interest include surgical education, international surgical outreach, the burned hand, burn resuscitation, and surgical care of the burn wound. Dr. Gallagher received his B.S. Summa Cum Laude in Biochemistry from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1988 and his M.D. from SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, New York in 1992. He completed his internship and residency training in general surgery at Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, Pennsylvania in June, 1997. After completing training in General Surgery, he became a clinical burn fellow at the William Randolph Hearst Burn Center at New York Hospital.

Area of Expertise

Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]

Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]

Affinity [Essential (Exchange)]

Affinity [HMO]

CIGNA

Emblem Select Care

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]

GHI [CBP]

Health First [MCD]

Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid, Medicare]

Medicaid

Medicare

Oscar (Exchange)

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare, Medicare Advantage]

POMCO

Rockefeller University - CoreSource

United Empire

UnitedHealthcare [Community Plan, Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicare]

VNSNY CHOICE

Education

1992 State University of New York Health Sciences Center

Residency: 1997 Robert Packer Hospital

Fellowship: 2004 Stony Brook University Medical Center

Fellowship: 2005 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Locations

525 East 68th Street Starr 8
New York, NY 10065

Phone: (212) 746-7913

Fax: (212) 746-6995

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525 East 68th Street Starr 8
New York, NY 10065

Phone: (212) 746-7913

Fax: (212) 746-8991

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Associate Professor of Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell Univ