Dr. Alexandra Heerdt, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Female • Age 49

1275 York Ave
New York, NY 10065
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Dr. Heerdt's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Memorial Sloan - Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue
New York, NY 10065

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
MSKCC SURGERY GROUP
New York Office
1275 York Ave
New York, NY 10065
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - Neurosurgery
MSKCC
1275 York Ave
New York, NY 10065
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    Dr. Heerdt's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    1
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
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    Background Check for Dr. Heerdt

    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

    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Graduated in 1987
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Heerdt & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Heerdt's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Memorial Sloan - Kettering Cancer Center where Dr. Heerdt has admitting privileges:

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    • Memorial Sloan - Kettering Cancer Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Heerdt

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heerdt to family and friends

    25 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Heerdt's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 24 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Heerdt
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    24 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    MSKCC SURGERY GROUP
    New York Office
    1275 York Ave
    New York, NY 10065
    (212) 639-2000 (Office)
    B
    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - Neurosurgery
    MSKCC
    1275 York Ave
    New York, NY 10065
    (212) 639-2000 (Office)
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