Adam G. Arnofsky, MD

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

As a resident of Bergen County, I focus my career on the people in my community. I speak to my patients the same way I speak to my friends and family, giving a clear and honest explanation of the services that each patient needs. I am proud to be able to provide excellent care in a place close to home.

Specialties, Procedures &
Conditions Treated

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Other Areas of Practice

  • Bloodless Medicine
  • Cardiac Surgery, Adult
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Aortic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery


  • Anti-Arrhythmia Surgery, Thorascopic and Laparoscopic
  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aortic Arch Surgery
  • Aortic Dissection Repair
  • Aortic Stent Placement
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Arrhythmia Surgery
  • Cardiac Valve Replacement
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG)
  • Coronary Revascularization
  • ECMO (Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation)
  • Endovascular Thoracic Aneurysm Repair (TEVAR)
  • MAZE Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Esophageal Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Reconstruction
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Replacement
  • Open Heart Surgery
  • TAVR
  • Thoracic Aneurysm Repair
  • Thoracic Aorta Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) Therapy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)

Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Heart Valve Disease
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary and Tricuspid Valve Disease

Locations &


  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

    350 Engle Street 5th Floor Englewood, NJ 07631

    Main: 201-894-3636
    Fax: 201-541-2188


Insurances Accepted

Below is a list of the insurance plans that your provider participates in. It is very important that you contact your insurance company prior to receiving services or care. Each health insurance plan is different and some provide different levels of coverage: only your health insurance plan can provide complete information regarding your coverage and potential out-of-pocket costs.

1199 (SEIU)

  • 1199 (SEIU)


  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
  • Medsolutions
  • Meritan Health


  • Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup Medicaid


  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • Value Network (Exchange Plan)
  • AmeriHealth Administrator


  • APWU Health Plan


  • Great-West Healthcare (GWH)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna Supplemental
  • Health Partners

Clover Health

  • Clover Health


  • CoreSource


  • CCN


  • EmblemHealth EPO
  • EmblemHealth EPO2
  • EmblemHealth GHI PPO
  • EmblemHealth GHI CBP
  • EmblemHealth FEHB
  • EmblemHealth FEHBP
  • EmblemHealth National
  • EmblemHealth PPO1
  • EmblemHealth PPO2
  • EmblemHealth PPO3
  • EmblemHealth Tri-State
  • Vytra

Empire BCBS

  • Blue Access Network
  • Blue Priority
  • Direct HMO
  • Direct PPO
  • Empire BCBS EPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Pathway EPO
  • Pathway HMO
  • Empire BCBS POS
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Prism
  • Silver
  • Total Blue

Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

  • Empire Plan (NYSHIP)

First Health

  • First Health


  • GEHA Health Plan

Horizon BCBS

  • Horizon BCBS EPO
  • Federal Employee Program
  • Horizon BCBS Medicare Managed Care
  • NJ Carpenters Fund
  • OMNIA Tier 1
  • Traditional
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Horizon BCBS HMO

Horizon NJ Health

  • Horizon NJ Health Medicaid


  • Local 825
  • MagnaCare PPO

Mail Handlers

  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)


  • Medicaid NJ


  • Medicare NJ


  • Beech Street
  • MultiPlan Humana
  • PHCS
  • Pomco
  • MultiPlan Worker’s Comp

MVP Health Care

  • MVP Health Care PPO


  • NALC Health Benefit Plan

Nippon Life Insurance Co of America

  • Nippon Life Benefits


  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Garden State Network
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Metro


  • Choice Care
  • QualCare EPO
  • QualCare FEHB
  • QualCare GHI PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare Humana
  • Oscar
  • QualCare PPO
  • QualCare Worker’s Comp

Railroad Medicare

  • Railroad Medicare NJ

TRICARE North Region

  • DVA


  • UMR


  • AARP
  • Commercial and Marketplace
  • Compass Benefit (Exchange)
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • Medica
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • River Valley
  • UnitedHealthcare StudentResources

United Healthcare Community and State

  • United Healthcare Community and State Medicare
  • United Healthcare Community and State Medicaid (NJ Family Care)
  • Dual Complete


  • Wellcare Medicaid Managed Care
  • Wellcare Medicare Managed Care


About Adam G. Arnofsky

Adam G. Arnofsky, MD is chief of cardiothoracic surgery at Englewood Hospital.  A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Dr. Arnofsky completed his general surgery residency at the New York University Hospital. He also completed his cardiothoracic surgery residency at the New York University Hospital, and then continued to complete additional expertise in endovascular aortic surgery at the University Medical Center in Utrecht, the Netherlands.

Dr. Arnofsky is board certified in thoracic surgery and is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

Honors & Awards

  • 2020-2017: Castle Connolly Top Doctors New York Metro Area
  • 2020, 2019: Bergen Magazine Top Doctors
  • 2020-20017: Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors
  • 2019: New York Magazine Best Doctors
  • 2019, 2018: Jersey's Best Magazine Top Doctors

Professional Memberships

  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons

Committees and Leadership Positions

  • Chief, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Englewood Hospital Medical Executive Committee
  • Englewood Hospital Hybrid Operating Room Planning Committee

Education &

Education & Degrees

MD: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine


New York University and Bellevue Hospital


New York University Medical Center/Bellvue Hospital, Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery



  • Verhagen HJM, Arnofsky AG. TEVAR: A Valid Alternative for Traumatic Injuries. Vascular News Ed Suppl 2006:15; 7.
  • Vrancken PMP, Muhs BE, VanDerLinden E, Arnofsky AG, Akkersdijk GP, Verhagen HJ. Endovascular treatment of traumatic ruptures of the thoracic aorta. J Cardiovasc Surg(Torino). 2007 Oct;48(5):557-65.
  • Arnofsky AG, Moll FL, Verhagen HJM. Thoracic Endovascular Aneurysm Repair (TEVAR) for Traumatic Injuries. Charing Cross Vascular and Endovascular Controversies and Consensus 2007.
  • Prehn JV, vanHerwaarden, Muhs BE, Arnofsky AG, Moll FL, Verhagen HJM,. Difficulties with endograft sizing in a patient with traumatic rupture of the thoracic aorta: The possible influence of hypovelemia shock. J Vasc Surg 2008 June47(6):1333-1336