Oliver S. Chow, M.D.

Oliver S. Chow, M.D. Specialties: Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery

Oliver S. Chow, M.D.
Specialties: Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
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About Oliver S. Chow, M.D.

Oliver S. Chow, MD, is an attending thoracic surgeon at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and NewYork-Presbyterian, and an assistant professor of clinical cardiothoracic surgery at Weill Cornell Medicine. He performs a broad range of minimally invasive thoracic surgery and complex airway procedures. His clinical interests include lung cancer, esophageal disease, and tracheobronchomalacia.

After graduating from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, Dr. Chow completed his surgical residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, where he also completed his cardiothoracic fellowship. He has received numerous awards for clinical care and teaching.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Hospital


  • Benign Esophageal Disease

  • Benign Tumor of Mediastinum

  • Chest Wall Including Ribs

  • Combined Laparoscopic and VATS Approach

  • Da Vinci Robotic Surgery

  • Esophageal Cancer

  • Esophageal Cancer Surgery

  • Esophageal Diverticulum

  • Esophageal Surgery

  • Esophagectomy

  • Esophagomyotomy

  • Excision of Chest Wall Tumor

  • Excision of Mediastinal Tumor

  • Extrapleural Pneumonectomy

  • Focal

  • Hernia

  • Hiatal

  • Hiatal Hernia

  • Hyperhidrosis

  • Laparoscopic

  • Low-Dose Computed Tomography (LDCT) of Lungs For Malignant Neoplasm Screening

  • Lung Cancer

  • Lung Cancer Surgery

  • Lung Cancer-Diagnostic Testing

  • Maligna

  • Management of Lung Nodules

  • Mediastinal Mass Resection

  • Mesothelioma

  • Minimally Invasive Lung Surgery

  • Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery

  • Pancoast Tumor

  • Paraesophageal

  • Pleurectomy

  • Primary

  • Repair

  • Resection

  • Robot-Assisted

  • Secondary Cancer of Lung

  • Surgical Management of Lung Cancer

  • Thorascopic Lung Surgery

  • Thymectomy With Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)

  • Tracheal Surgery


  • Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Medical School: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Residency: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery