Eugene Shostak, MD

Eugene Shostak, MD Specialties: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pulmonary Medicine, Pulmonary Disease Medicine

Eugene Shostak, MD
Specialties: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pulmonary Medicine, Pulmonary Disease Medicine
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525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
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    2625 East 14th Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11235

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About Eugene Shostak, MD

Dr Eugene Shostak is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and an Assistant Attending Physician in Cardiothoracic Surgery who specializes in Interventional Pulmonology. After finishing State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical School in Brooklyn NY, and completing his General Internal Medicine residency training at Lahey Clinic Medical Center in Burlington MA, Dr Shostak returned to NYC to complete his general pulmonary and critical care fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center. Following his fellowship training, Dr Shostak pursued a one year advanced fellowship training in Interventional Pulmonology at the combined Harvard Interventional Pulmonology program in Boston MA. Upon his return to NYC, Dr Shostak joined staff as an Interventional Pulmonologist at the Cardiothoracic Surgery Department at Weill Cornell Medical Center. His interests include advanced bronchoscopy for diagnosis of lung nodules utilizing a GPS-like guidance system termed electromagnetic navigation, evaluation of thoracic lymph nodes with assistance of endobronchial ultrasound, and endoscopic treatment of early lung cancer. Dr Shostak is one of few pulmonologists nationwide who is formally trained in rigid bronchoscopy and treats complex airway disorders such as tracheal stenosis, tracheobronchomalacia, and airway obstruction. Dr Shostak also offers a variety of treatment options for patients with pleural disorders such as ultrasound-guided thoracentesis with pleural manometry, placement of percutaneous chest tubes and tunneled pleural catheters, and medical thoracoscopy (pleuroscopy). Dr Shostak is involved in lung cancer screening program offered at New York Presbyterian Hospital. He also attends in the Intensive Care Unit and is trained in critical care ultrasonography.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital


  • (TEF) Tracheoesophageal Fistula

  • Bronchoscopy

  • Bronchoscopy With Biopsy

  • Critical Care Pulmonary

  • Cryotherapy

  • Interventional Bronchoscopy

  • Interventional Pulmonology

  • Lung Biopsy

  • Lung Cancer

  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine

  • Pulmonary Nodules

  • Tracheal Stenosis

  • Tumor Ablation

Dr. Eugene Shostak, Interventional Pulmonologist, NewYork-Presbyterian & Weill Cornell Medicine

Dr. Eugene Shostak discusses what has influence his medical career, and his approach to caring for patients with pulmonary disease.


  • Medical School: State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • Russian