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Derek Brinster

Derek Ralph Brinster, M.D.

Lenox Hill Hospital , North Shore-LIJ Health System
Lenox Hill Hospital 4th Floor, Black Hall
New York, NY  10075
United States
1 212 434 6030
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University of Pennsylvania (B.A. 1992)
University of Pennsylvania (M.D. 1996)
University of Pennsylvania (General Surgery Residency 1996-2003)
Brigham and Women's Hospital Cardiac Surgery Fellowship (2003-2004)
Brigham and Women's Hospital Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency (2004-2006)
Arizona Heart Hospital- Endovascular Fellowship May/June 2005
University of Pennsylvania, Thoracic Aortic Surgery Fellowship July/August/September 2006
Virginia Commonwealth University, Professor of Surgery,Director of Thoracic Aortic Surgery until 2014
Lenox Hill Hospital, North Shore-LIJ Health System, Director of Aortic Surgery - current


Endovascular and Vascular Surgery
Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm and Dissection Surgery
Valve Sparing Aortic Root Reconstruction
Complex Adult Cardiac Surgery
Mitral Valve Repair
Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery

Practice Areas

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Endovascular Techniques
  • Vascular
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Valve Disease
  • Great Vessels