Overview of Dr. Cerfolio
Dr. Robert Cerfolio is a thoracic surgeon in New York, NY and is affiliated with NYU Langone Hospitals. He received his medical degree from University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and has been in practice 29 years. Dr. Cerfolio accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 54 doctors at NYU Langone Hospitals who specialize in Thoracic Surgery. He has more than 100 publications and over 500 citings.
Certifications & Licensure NY State Medical License 1990 - 2024 FL State Medical License 2013 - 2020 AL State Medical License 1996 - 2017 MN State Medical License 1991 - 1996 American Board of Surgery Surgery American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery Publications & Presentations PubMed 3 citations
Discharging Patients by Postoperative Day One After Robotic Anatomic Pulmonary Resection.
Travis C. Geraci, Stephanie H. Chang, Stacey Chen, Dana Ferrari-Light, Robert J. Cerfolio> ;The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2021 Aug 10
Commentary: Ephemeral Versus Long-Lived Surgical Metrics: Time for A Change.
Robert J. Cerfolio> ;Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2021 Jul 23 13 citations
Percutaneous Dilational Tracheostomy for Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients Requiring Mechanical Ventilation.
Luis F. Angel, Nancy Amoroso, Samaan Rafeq, Brian Mitzman, Ronald Goldenberg, Saketh Palasamudram Shekar, Andrea B. Troxel, Yan Zhang, Stephanie H. Chang, Paul E. Kwak...> ;Critical Care Medicine. 2021 Jul 1 1 citations
Postoperative Air Leaks After Lung Surgery: Predictors, Intraoperative Techniques, and Postoperative Management.
Travis C. Geraci, Stephanie H. Chang, Savan Shah, Amie J. Kent, Robert J. Cerfolio> ;Thoracic Surgery Clinics. 2021 May 1
Commentary: Let us raise the bar higher for better patient outcomes.
Robert J. Cerfolio> ;The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2021 May 1 4 citations
Midterm Results for Robotic Thymectomy for Malignant Disease
Travis C. Geraci, Dana Ferrari-Light, Natalie Pozzi, Robert J. Cerfolio> ;The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2021 May 1 2 citations
Early Results from Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Polymerase Chain Reaction Testing of Healthcare Workers at an Academic Medical Center in New York City.
Arielle R. Nagler, Eric Goldberg, Maria E Aguero-Rosenfeld, Joan Cangiarella, Gary Kalkut, Carolyn Rooke Monahan, Robert J. Cerfolio> ;Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2021 Apr 8 6 citations
Dynamic Management of Lung Cancer Care During Surging COVID-19
Annie Wang, Stephanie H. Chang, Eric Kim, Jamie L. Bessich, Joshua K. Sabari, Benjamin T. Cooper, Travis C. Geraci, Robert J. Cerfolio> ;Frontiers in Surgery. 2021 Apr 7
Robotic Resection of a Combined Capillary and Arteriovenous Malformation in the Mediastinum.
Prabhu Sasankan, Travis C. Geraci, Navneet Narula, Robert J. Cerfolio> ;The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2021 Mar 1 5 citations
Extended Robotic Pulmonary Resections.
Joshua A. Scheinerman, Jeffrey Jiang, Stephanie H. Chang, Travis C. Geraci, Robert J. Cerfolio> ;Frontiers in Surgery. 2021 Feb 22 1 citations
Robotic right upper lobectomy: Twelve steps.
Prabhu Sasankan, Stephanie H. Chang, Robert J. Cerfolio> ;JTCVS Techniques. 2021 Feb 12 8 citations
Minimally invasive thymectomy for myasthenia gravis favours left-sided approach and low severity class.
Candice L. Wilshire, Sandra Blitz, Carson C Fuller, Jens C. Rückert, Feng Li, Robert J. Cerfolio, Asem F. Ghanim, Mark W. Onaitis, Inderpal S. Sarkaria, Dennis A. Wigl...> ;European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery. 2021 Feb 4 20 citations
Safety and Efficacy of Bronchoscopy in Critically Ill Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019.
Stephanie H. Chang, Jeffrey Jiang, Zachary N. Kon, David M. Williams, Travis C. Geraci, Deane E. Smith, Robert J. Cerfolio, Michael Zervos, Costas Bizekis> ;Chest. 2021 Feb 1
Conjectures versus Facts: Flow, Doors and Protectors - Oh My?
Robert J. Cerfolio> ;The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2021 Feb 1 2 citations
Systematic Review of Interventions to Reduce Operating Time in Lung Cancer Surgery.
Paulien C Hoefsmit, Robert J. Cerfolio, Ralph de Vries, Max Dahele, H. Reinier Zandbergen> ;Clinical Medicine Insights. Oncology. 2021 Feb 1 58 citations
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Support in Severe COVID-19.
Zachary N. Kon, Deane E. Smith, Stephanie H. Chang, Ronald Goldenberg, Luis F. Angel, Julius A. Carillo, Travis C. Geraci, Robert J. Cerfolio, Robert A. Montgomery, Na...> ;The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2021 Feb 1 126 citations
Trends in COVID-19 Risk-Adjusted Mortality Rates.
Leora I. Horwitz, Simon Jones, Robert J. Cerfolio, Fritz Francois, Joseph Greco, Bret Rudy, Christopher M. Petrilli> ;Journal of Hospital Medicine. 2021 Feb 1
Policies Should be Based on Data Not Dogma in Medicine and Government.
Robert J. Cerfolio> ;The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2021 Feb 1
Many Ways to Skin A Cat.
Robert J. Cerfolio> ;The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2021 Feb 1 1 citations
Efficiency Quality Index (EQI)-Implementing a Novel Metric That Delivers Overall Institutional Excellence and Value for Patients.
Robert J. Cerfolio, Stephanie H. Chang> ;Frontiers in Surgery. 2021 Feb 1 13 citations
Thoracic surgery outcomes for patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019.
Stephanie H. Chang, David Chen, Darien Paone, Travis C. Geraci, Joshua A. Scheinerman, Costas Bizekis, Michael Zervos, Robert J. Cerfolio> ;The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2021 Jan 30
Leveraging Scarcity to Optimize Value and Clinical Operations.
Robert J. Cerfolio> ;The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2021 Jan 1 1 citations
Commentary: To “air” is to Leak - to Prevent is Devine
Robert J. Cerfolio> ;Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2021 Jan 1 7 citations
Novel Pre- and Postoperative Care Using Telemedicine
Dana Ferrari-Light, Travis C. Geraci, Stephanie H. Chang, Robert J. Cerfolio> ;Frontiers in Surgery. 2020 Dec 1 10 citations
Safety of patients and providers in lung cancer surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Stephanie H. Chang, Michael Zervos, Amie J. Kent, Abraham Chachoua, Costas Bizekis, Harvey I. Pass, Robert J. Cerfolio> ;European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery. 2020 Dec 1 Join now to see all Books/Book Chapters Digital Assessment and New Treatment of Air Leaks Multi-Media Manual of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, CTSNet 2008 Thoracic Surgical Clinics Chapter: Chylothorax after Esophagectomy Page 49 - 52 Editors: Cerfolio RJ.Thoracic Surgerical Clinics 2006 Chest Surgical Clinics of North America Chapter: "Air Leaks and the Pleural Space" Page 477 - 628 Editors: Cerfolio RJ (Guest Editor).W.B. Saunders 2002 Pearson’s Thoracic & Esophageal Surgery Chapter: "Early Postoperative Complications", Chapter 13 Page 160 - 165 Editors: Cerfolio RJ.Churchill and Livingston, Philadelphia, PA Join now to see all Abstracts/Posters "The Use of Pre-operative Chemotherapy in Patients with Early Lung Cancer and the Use Of FDG-PET Scan". Cerfolio RJ, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Hong Kong, China, 1/1/2003 "Air Leaks and Fast Tracking Pulmonary Resection". Cerfolio RJ, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Hong Kong, China, 1/1/2003 "Pain After Thoracotomy". Cerfolio RJ, Guangdong Province Hospital, Guangzhou, China, 1/1/2003 "The Accuracy of Staging of Lung Cancer Patients Comparing Dedicated PET to PET-CT". Mountz JM, Cerfolio RJ, Ohja BC et al. "The Use of PET-CT for Indeterminate Pulmonary Nodules." Ohja BC, Cerfolio RJ, Mountz JM et al Join now to see all Insurance Accepted
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