Dr. David Greuner

General Surgery
New York, NY
18 years experience male

Locations

Office

New York, NY

Address

New York, NY
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

Cigna

Amerigroup

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Medicare

UnitedHealthcare

Office

New York and West Caldwell, NJ, NY

About

Bio

Dr. David Greuner is a board certified surgeon with over 10 years of experience. His post graduate residency training was performed at University of Arizona and Mount Sinai School of Medicine affiliate hospitals where he was named chief resident of the year. During his training, he scored in the 98th percentile nationwide on his national in-training surgical examination, and was awarded The Hughes Dougan award in 2009 for excellence in surgical technique and dedication to patient care. His fellowship training in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery was performed at Albert Einstein School of Medicine in New York City. Although Dr. Greuner's surgical training encompassed a broad base of surgical procedures; his area of interest lies specifically in minimally invasive procedures and minimal access/robotic surgery, including procedures involving the Da Vinci robot, allowing his patients the least disruption possible from their busy lives. He has trained with pioneers in minimally invasive and robotic (laparoscopic, thoracoscopic, and endovascular) surgery nationwide, and has performed thousands of these procedures successfully. He was voted a "Top Surgeon" by the Consumers Research Council of America two years in a row, 2010, and 2011. Dr. Greuner is active in continuing medical education, and has lectured on surgical topics nationwide, including speaking engagements at Harvard University hospitals. He is a diplomate of the American College of Surgeons, a fellow of the International College of Surgeons, and a member of the following societies: American Medical Association New York Medical Association Society of Thoracic Surgeons New York Thoracic Surgical Society Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery He is licensed to practice medicine and surgery in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Arizona. Dr. Greuner speaks Spanish and English, as well as conversational Portuguese. His interests outside medicine include skiing, snowboarding, travelling, photography, and cycling.

Specialties
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General Surgery

Thoracic Surgery

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Nov 27, 2012
Dr. Greuner has exceptional surgical skills which match his wonderful bedside manner. I would recommend Dr. Greuner with my highest enthusiasm.
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Dec 16, 2012
After I sneezed I had immediate and severe pain in my back. It was late Friday afternoon going into a holiday weekend. I called Dr Greuner and within an hour he was at my home. He gave me several inje...Read More
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Dec 16, 2012
I came down with the flu over the holiday weekend (when all doctors offices were closed) I called Dr. Greuner and he showed up to my apartment within 45 minutes. He came the exact time he told me and ...Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

St. George's University School of Medicine
Graduated 2002MD

Residency

Atlantic Health

Residency

Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center

Awards

Top Surgeon, Consumers Research Council of America
Patients Choice Award, Vitals
Healthgrades Honor Roll, Healthgrades

Affiliations

American Board of Surgery
International College of Surgeons
New York Society for Thoracic Surgery
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