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Joseph McGinn, Jr MD

(718) 226-6210
Primary Specialties
  • Critical Care Medicine
     (Board Certified)
  • Surgery
     (Board Certified)
  • Thoracic Surgery
     (Board Certified)
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    Primary Office
    501 Seaview Ave
    Ste 202
    Staten Island, NY 10305
    (718) 226-1563
    Monday – Friday
    9:00AM – 5:00PM

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    Experience & Education

    Other Specialties/Certifications
    Research Interests
    • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
    • Management of Combined Cardiac and Vascular Diseases

    Physician Assistant Home Visit Program to Reduce Readmissions. The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Jan 2013

    Value of Platelet/Lymphocyte Ratio as a Predictor of All Cause Mortality after Non ST Elevation Myocardial
    Infarction. J Thromb Thrombolysis. Oct., 2012

    Minimally Invasive Coronary Artery Bypass Operations. Canadian Journal of Cardiology. Sept, 2012
    MD – State University of New York Health Science Center
    Brooklyn, NY

    State University of New York Downstate Medical Center
    Brooklyn, NY

    Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    New Hyde Park, NY
    2000- 2013 – Best Doctors, New York Magazine 2000-2013– Staten Island University Hospital Excellence 2013 – Honorary Police Surgeon, NYPD 2013 – St. John Villa Academy Community Award 2009 – American Heart Association Excellence in Medicine 2009 – Catholic Charities Bishop's Humanitarian Award 2009 – Richmond Medical Society Research Honors

    Physician Bio

    Dr. Joseph T. McGinn, Jr. is one of the visionary founders of The Heart Institute of New York, and played an integral part in its planning and construction. From inception, Dr. McGinn has been a strong advocate for making THI a top-ranking program and worldwide destination for advanced cardiac care. Individually, McGinn stands at the forefront of minimally invasive heart surgery, and has performed more than 5,000 cardiac surgeries. He is an educator of physicians, physician assistants, nurses, students and patients, and teaches procedures he pioneered and developed to surgeons around the world. Dr. McGinn is Medical Director of The Heart Institute and Chairman of Surgery at StatenIsland University Hospital.

    Dr. Joseph T. McGinn, Jr. received his medical degree from the State University of New York Health Science Center, Brooklyn, NY. He then completed a general surgery residency at SUNY Downstate, Brooklyn, followed by a Cardiothoracic Surgery fellowship at Long Island Jewish Medical Center inNew Hyde Park, NY. Dr. McGinn is triple board certified in General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, and is a leader in his field. He teaches a minimally invasive coronary artery bypass procedure that he developed and which is known as ‘The McGinn Technique’, to surgeons around the world.

    Areas of Interest

    • Minimally Invasive Coronary Artery Revascularization
    • Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery
    • Diseases of the Ascending Aorta
    • Hybrid Procedures