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Michael D. Kluger, MD, MPH

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Michael D. Kluger, MD, MPH
Michael D. Kluger, MD, MPH
Biography

Dr. Michael Kluger is board-certified in general surgery and specialty trained in liver and pancreas surgery. He focuses on the operative management of pancreatic cancer, liver cancer, gallbladder disease and metastases to the liver and abdominal peritoneum. These complex diseases require treatment plans tailored to each patient’s needs, therefore Dr. Kluger employs a multidisciplinary approach to determine the best available treatment options that maximize survival and quality of life. He is highly skilled in minimally invasive procedures, and uses laparoscopy or robotics whenever indicated.

Dr. Kluger graduated from the New York University School of Medicine, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society and received awards for bioethics and community service. He completed his surgical residency at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center. There he was selected to be the Administrative Chief Resident and won the Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award. He received advanced training in liver transplantation and hepatobiliary surgery at Hospital Henri Mondor in France under the world-renowned surgeon Professor Daniel Cherqui. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of several prestigious professional organizations, including the Society of Surgical Oncology and the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract.

Affiliation
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
Primary Specialty
Hepatobiliary Surgery
Board Certification
Surgery
Education And Training
MD, New York Univ School of Medicine
New York University School of Medicine
Internship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
Fellowship: Henri Mondor Hospital, France
Areas of Expertise
Cytoreduction
Hepatobiliary Surgery
Da Vinci Robotic Surgery
Pancreatic Surgery
Pancreatic Cancer
Gallbladder Surgery
Hepato-Biliary Surgery
Liver Cancer
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Gallbladder and Biliary Diseases
Laparoscopic Procedure of Liver
Metastatic Cancer to Liver
Repair of Bile Duct
Mesothelioma of Peritoneum
Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [Medicare]
Affinity [Medicaid, Medicare]
CIGNA [Columbia University Employee Plan]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [EPO, Medicare]
Fidelis Care [Medicaid]
GHI
Health First [Medicaid]
Health Plus - Amerigroup [Medicaid]
HIP - Health Insurance Plan of New York [HMO]
Local 1199
MagnaCare (National)
Medicaid
Medicare
Multiplan
OXFORD
Oxford Health Plans [Medicare]
POMCO
Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
United Healthcare [Medicare]
United Healthcare COMPASS
Gender
Male

OFFICE INFORMATION

This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
212-305-6514
Primary Office
Herbert Irving Pavilion
161 Fort Washington Avenue
Floor: HIP 8
New York, NY 10032

Phone: 212-305-6514
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Secondary Office
ColumbiaDoctors Midtown
51 West 51st Street
Suite 380
New York, NY 10019

Phone: 212-305-6514
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
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