Richard Karanfilian, MD

Richard Karanfilian, MD

General Surgery New Rochelle, NY

Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery, New York Medical College

Office Address

  • 150 Lockwood Ave
    Suite 14
    New Rochelle, NY 10801
    Phone: (914) 636-1700

Richard Karanfilian, MD

General Surgery New Rochelle, NY

Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery, New York Medical College

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Vascular Surgery

Education & Training

  • UMDNJ-University HospitalUMDNJ-University Hospital
  • UMDNJ-University HospitalUMDNJ-University Hospital
  • UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical SchoolUMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • University of BolognaUniversity of Bologna

Certifications & Licensure

  • NJ State Medical LicenseNJ State Medical License1980 - 2017
  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical License1979 - 2015
  • American Board of SurgerySurgery
  • American Board of SurgeryVascular Surgery

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • PresidentWestchester Chapter, American College of Surgeons, 1993
    • GovernorAmerican College of Surgeons, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
    • Surgical Teaching Attending of the YearNew Rochelle Hospital Medical Center, 1995, 2010

    Publications & Presentations


    Journal Articles

    • Construction and evaluation of a phonatory neoepiglottis following total laryngectomy.  Greenstein SM, Rush BF Jr., Murphy TF, Raina S, Karanfilian R, Surg Forum
    • Laparoscopic retroperitoneal lumbar sympathectomy in the treatment of lower extremity reflex sympathetic dystrophy and ischemia.  Lee BK, Rangraj MS, Waisbren S, Karanfilian RG, Nagaraj K, Civelek B, Herz BL, Duvivier H, Contemp Surg
    • Minimally invasive saphenous vein harvest in peripheral vascular bypass procedures.  Earle DB, Karanfilian RG, Yang HK, Galibert LA, Steichen FM, Surgical Rounds

    Books/Book Chapters

    • Pulmonary Medicine; problems in primary care.  Chapter: Metastatic tumors to the lung Page 550 - 561
      Karanfilian RG, Bernhardt B
      Editors: RD Brandstetter.Medical Economics Books, Oradell, NJ


    • Effect of splenectomy on a modified Wiggers shock model in dogs. Karanfilian RG, Machiedo G, Warden MJ, Rush BF Jr, Circ Shock
    • Effect of age on burn severity in mice. Spillert C, Vidaver R, Karanfilian RG, Lazaro E, Circ Shock
    • Effect of prostaglandin E1 on activated blood coagulation. Spillert C, Karanfilian RG, Warden MJ, Lazaro E, Circ Shock


    • Further experiences with the New Jersey Neolarynx. Oncology Society of New Jersey
    • Anti-inflammatory anti-platelet therapy in murine burns.  Association for Academic Surgery
    • Construction of a competent phonatory neoglottis using cervical skin flaps.  Society of University Surgeons, Twenty-Fourth Annual University Surgical Residents Conference

    Professional Memberships

    Other Languages

    • Italian

    Hospital Affiliations

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • Empire BCBS HMO
    • Empire BCBS PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • GHI PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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