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Fouad Lajam

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR Thoracic Surgery
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Specialty

Certifications

  • Thoracic Surgery

  • American Board of Surgery

Education

  • MD, University of Santo Domingo

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    City Hospital Center at Elmhurst

  • Residency, Surgery
    Mount Sinai Hospital

  • Residency, Cardiothoracic Surg.
    Mount Sinai Hospital

Industry Relationships

Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.

Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Lajam during 2014 and/or 2015. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

Consulting:

  • St. Jude Medical, Inc.

Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.

Insurance Information

Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) physicians - including those employed by MSHS - do not always participate in the same health plans in which MSHS hospitals or facilities participate.

Information regarding insurance participation and billing by this physician may be found on this page or obtained by contacting this provider directly.

Insurance plans that the Mount Sinai Health System hospitals or facilities participate in can be found on the Mount Sinai Health System website.

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Address

Guggenheim Pavilion Floor 2nd Floor
1190 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10029

Tel: 212-659-6800
Fax: 212-659-6818
Address

150 East 77th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212-772-8091
Fax: 718-358-9840
Get Directions

Office Hours:
  • Monday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Languages:
  • Arabic
  • Spanish
Insurance Plans
  • 1199
  • Access Meicare
  • Aetna
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare - HMO
  • Affinity
  • Amerigroup
  • AmidaCare
  • Beech Street
  • CIGNA - Indemnity
  • CIGNA Healthcare HMO
  • Choice Care
  • Devon Health Services
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Fidelis
  • GHI Group
  • GHI HMO
  • HIP Medicaid
  • Healthfirst
  • Magnacare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Health Plan
  • Neighborhood Health Providers, LLC
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Pomco
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care - Mount Sinai Top Tier
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • VNS Medicare
  • WellCare of New York, Inc.
Payment Methods
  • Master Card
  • Visa
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Personal Check
  • Cash
  • Credit Card (Other)

Address

140-04 58th Road
Flushing, NY 11355

Tel: 718-886-1512
Fax: 718-358-9840
Get Directions
Languages:
  • Spanish
Insurance Plans
  • 1199
  • Access Meicare
  • Aetna
  • Aetna U.S. Healthcare - HMO
  • Affinity
  • Amerigroup
  • AmidaCare
  • Beech Street
  • CIGNA - Indemnity
  • CIGNA Healthcare HMO
  • Choice Care
  • Devon Health Services
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Fidelis
  • GHI Group
  • GHI HMO
  • HIP Medicaid
  • Healthfirst
  • Magnacare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Health Plan
  • Neighborhood Health Providers, LLC
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Pomco
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care - Mount Sinai Top Tier
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • VNS Medicare
  • WellCare of New York, Inc.
Payment Methods
  • Master Card
  • Visa
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Personal Check
  • Cash
  • Credit Card (Other)