Shaw, Jason MD

Jason Shaw, MD
Director, Minimally Invasive General Thoracic Surgery
Primary Address:
4802 Tenth Avenue, 4th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11219
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Jason Shaw, MD


 
 

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Dr. Jason Shaw is the Director of Minimally Invasive General Thoracic Surgery at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Prior to joining the Maimonides team, he had five years of General Surgery training at North Shore University Hospital, two years of research at New York University, a Thoracic Surgery Fellowship at University of Miami Hospital, and an additional year of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery training at Mount Sinai Hospital.

Specialty
General & Thoracic Surgery

Conditions Treated
Dr. Shaw treats a wide variety of conditions, including:

  • Benign and malignant tumors and disorders of the lungs and pleural spaces
  • Benign and malignant tumors and disorders of the esophagus
  • Benign and malignant tumors and disorders of the mediastinum (thymus gland, trachea and airways, etc.)
  • Benign and malignant tumors and disorders of the chest wall
  • Gastro-esophageal reflux disease
  • Para-esophageal hernias
  • Hyperhidrosis (“sweaty palm disease”)

Treatments and Procedures
Dr. Shaw offers a number of treatments and procedures, such as:

  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • VATS (Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery) Lobectomy
  • Robotic surgery of the chest
  • Benign and malignant tumor treatments and procedures
  • Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) treatment
  • Surgery for chest wall tumors and defects
  • Advanced Bronchoscopy, Endobronchial Ultrasound (EBUS)
  • Surgery for Hyperhidrosis

Dr. Jason Shaw has performed research in the field of angiogenesis, developing a mouse model to examine how blood vessels form in tumors, in order to understand how the growth of a tumor may be prevented. He has authored text book chapters, published several peer-reviewed papers, and spoken at national conferences. Dr. Shaw has been honored with the McGill University Research Award and the award for Outstanding Chief Resident in the Department of Surgery.

Medical Education:
Medical School:
McGill University
Residency:
North Shore University Hospital
Residency:
Mt. Sinai School/City Univ. of NY
Fellowship:
University of Miami Hospital

Board Certification:
Surgery
Thoracic Surgery


Department and Division:
  • Surgery
Publications:
Articles Listed in PubMed
   
Office Hours:
Primary Address:
4802 Tenth Avenue, 4th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11219


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