Dr. Aaron Hoffman, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 44

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Dr. Hoffman's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Kaleida Health Buffalo General Hospital
100 High St
Buffalo, NY 14203

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
BGMC Bariatric & Surgery Center
BGMC Bariatric & Surgery Center
100 High St Ste D3
Buffalo, NY 14203
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The Minimally Invasiv Srgry Ctr
100 High St
Buffalo, NY 14203
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    Dr. Hoffman's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Adrenalectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Esophagomyotomy
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Gastrotomy
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
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    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
    • Wound Repair
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess
    • Anal Disorders
    • Aneurysm
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Partial Lung Collapse
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    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thrombosis
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Hoffman

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    U OF BUFFALO SUNY SCH OF MED & BIOMEDICAL SCI
    Graduated in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hoffman & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Hoffman's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hoffman

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.8
    • 17 responses
    • 1 review

    4.8 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Cheektowaga, NY |

    Dr. hoffman was outstanding -had a nurse go inform my wife with up-dates every 15 min. while I was in post-op.Will stay with patient & answer any question you have. Doesn't rush in & out of patients rooms while doing rounds. He deserves 6 plus stars!!!!!! ******stars!!!

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    Office Locations

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    BGMC Bariatric & Surgery Center
    100 High St Ste D3
    Buffalo, NY 14203
    (716) 859-1168 (Office)
    (716) 859-3352 (Fax)
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    The Minimally Invasiv Srgry Ctr
    100 High St
    Buffalo, NY 14203
    (716) 859-7581 (Office)
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