Dr. David Kalfa, Doctor
  • Doctor
  • Cardiovascular Surgery · General Surgery

Dr. David Kalfa

5.0

  • Titles & Designations: MD

  • Years of Experience: …

  • Gender: …

  • Age: 36

  • Accepting New Patients

Specialties

Specialties

Cardiovascular Surgery

General Surgery

Conditions Treated

Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders

Congenital Heart Defects

Congenital Heart Disease

Heart Disease

Patent Ductus Arteriosus

Pulmonary Disease

Septal Defect

Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

Cardiothoracic Surgery, Pediatric

Heart Defect Repair

Heart Surgery

Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

About Dr. David Kalfa

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Languages

English, French

Biography

Dr. David Kalfa is a Board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon with a subspecialization in pediatric cardiac surgery. A Native of France, Dr. Kalfa graduated from Marseilles University Graduate School of Medicine with the highest level of distinction in 2004. During his certification, he developed a research program in Tissue Engineering applied to the field of Congenital Heart Diseases that led to the attainment of numerous grants including a European Research FP7 Grant. He completed a research fellowship in Fondation Alain carpentier/INSERM in Paris and received his PhD degree in 2011 with the highest level of distinction. He then performed a 2-year clinical fellowship in Congenital Cardiovascular Surgery in one of the highest-volume centers (Marie Lannelongue Hospital in Paris) with exposure to highly complicated cases from all age groups (from neonates to adults). He completed a clinical fellowship in Adult Cardiac Surgery at Laval University Hospital in Quebec, Canada (2012-2013). He was then Assistant Attending in Congenital Cardiac Surgery at Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital/NYP (2013-2015) and is currently Assistant Professor of Surgery (tenure track) in the Section of Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Surgery, Columbia University, and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College.

Treatment Approach

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person.

Education

University of Aix-Marseille Ii / U.F.R. Of Medicine

Medical School

2011

University of Montpellier, France

Internship Hospital

2004

University of Aix-Marseille Ii / U.F.R. Of Medicine

Residency Hospital

2010

Marie Lannelongue Hospital, Paris, France

Fellowship Hospital

2010

Board Certifications

Unspecified

Publications & Research

Unspecified

Awards & Recognition

Unspecified

Memberships

Unspecified

Associated Practices & Hospitals

NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Hospital

Weill Cornell Medicine's Cardiothoracic Surgery

Medical Practice

Columbia University Medical Center Surgery

Medical Practice

Insurance

HealthPlus Amerigroup

Medicaid

Oxford Health Plans

Freedom Plan HMO
Liberty Plan HMO

UnitedHealthCare

Compass
Exchange
Medicaid
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

1199SEIU

Affinity Health Plan

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

Fidelis Care

HealthFirst

MagnaCare

Medicaid

Oscar Insurance Corporation

Ratings & Reviews

Average Rating

5.0

Personal Performance

Time Well Spent

5.0

Trustworthiness

5.0

Answers Questions

5.0

Explains Conditions

5.0

Staff & Office

Office Env

5.0

Scheduling

5.0

Friendliness

5.0

Avg Wait Time

10 to 15 minutes

Dr. David Kalfa

5.0