Christos Stavropoulos, MD

Christos Stavropoulos, MD

Thoracic Surgery

 Every patient under my care becomes family. I believe we are bound by a higher calling and I cherish the opportunity to play my role, however large or small, in helping patients overcome any thoracic ailment.  

Locations & Appointments

Languages Spoken

Greek

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Primary Areas of Practice

  • Thoracic Surgery

Procedures

  • ECMO (Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation)
  • Minimally Invasive Esophageal Surgery
  • Pacemaker Implantation
  • Robot-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (RATS)
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)

Conditions Treated

  • Cardiac Tumor

Locations

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

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    350 Engle Street Suite 6586 Englewood, NJ 07631

    Main: 201-608-2144
    Fax: 201-568-9159
    Monday
    9:00 AM
    5:00 PM
    Tuesday
    8:45 AM
    5:00 PM
    Wednesday
    9:00 AM
    5:00 PM
    Thursday
    9:00 AM
    5:00 PM
    Friday
    9:00 AM
    5:00 PM

About Christos Stavropoulos

Dr. Stavropoulos is director of thoracic oncology at The Lefcourt Family Cancer Treatment and Wellness Center at Englewood Health. He is board certified in thoracic surgery and in general surgery. His primary clinical interests are chest, mediastinal, and esophageal diseases, with a particular interest in the management of pulmonary nodules. Dr. Stavropoulos completed a general surgery residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital (New York Medical College), in Manhattan, followed by a cardiothoracic surgery fellowship at Allegheny General Hospital (Drexel University College of Medicine), in Pittsburgh, PA. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, and a co-author on numerous peer-reviewed scientific publications.Dr. Stavropoulos is director of thoracic oncology at The Lefcourt Family Cancer Treatment and Wellness Center at Englewood Health. He is board certified in thoracic surgery and in general surgery. His primary clinical interests are chest, mediastinal, and esophageal diseases, with a particular interest in the management of pulmonary nodules. Dr. Stavropoulos completed a general surgery residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital (New York Medical College), in Manhattan, followed by a cardiothoracic surgery fellowship at Allegheny General Hospital (Drexel University College of Medicine), in Pittsburgh, PA. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, and a co-author on numerous peer-reviewed scientific publications.

Honors & Awards

2017 Castle Connolly Top Doctors 

America's Top Doctors

Professional Memberships

American Association for Thoracic Surgery

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Fellow, American College of Cardiac Surgeons

Committees and Leadership Positions

Director of Thoracic Oncology at Englewood Health Physician Network

Chief of Thoracic Surgery at Englewood Health 

Global Health and Community Health Activities

Lung Cancer screening

Chronic Disease management

Covid-related health passport systems

Education & Degrees

MD: St. George's University - School of Medicine

Residency

Cardiothoracic Surgery: Allegheny General Hospital

General Surgery: St. Vincent's Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Publications

Mitzman B, Stavropoulos CI, Caronia J, Mina B. Incidental Tracheal Diverticulum Discovered Thirty Years After Tracheo-esophageal Fistula Repair. J Bronchol and Intervent Pulmonol 2015; 22(1):73-75.

John M, Razi S, Sainathan S, Stavropoulos CI. Is the trocar technique for tube thoracostomy safe in the current era? Interact CardioVasc Thorac Surg 2014;19(1):125-8.

John M, Razi S, Sainathan S, Stavropoulos CI. Wedge Resection is Equivalent to Lobectomy for T1a Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer in the Elderly: A Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) Database Analysis. J Surg Res 2015;pii:S0022-4804(15)00883-5.