Dr. Dean P. Pappas, MD

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Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery • Male • Age 46

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Dr. Pappas:

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Dr. Pappas' Experience

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Hospital Quality

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North Shore University Hospital
300 Community Drive
Manhasset, NY 11030
Winthrop-University Hospital
259 First Street
Mineola, NY 11501

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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Colon and Rectal Surgical Specialists of New York
Colon and Rectal Surgical Specialists of New York
1100 Franklin Ave Ste 203
Garden City, NY 11530
Colon and Rectal Surgical Specialists of New York
Colon & Rectal Surgical Specialists of New York
226 N Belle Mead Ave
East Setauket, NY 11733
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    Dr. Pappas' Experience

    Specialties

    • Colon & Rectal Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    • General Surgery
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Bowel Reconstruction Surgery
    • Bowel Resection
    • Bowel Surgery
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colon Surgery
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Colorectal Cancer Screening
    • Colorectal Cancer Treatment
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Hemorrhoid Removal
    • Hemorrhoid Treatment
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Incontinence Surgery
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Anorectal Surgery
    • Laparotomy
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    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Pelvic Fistula Repair
    • Pelvic Surgery
    • Polypectomy
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Rectal Surgery
    • 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 & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
    • Restorative Proctocolectomy With Ileal-Anal J Pouch
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
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    • Abscess
    • Anal Abscess
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anal Itch
    • Anal Sphincter Dysplasia
    • Anal Warts
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Anorectal Lesion
    • Bowel Bypass Syndrome
    • Bowel Strangulation
    • Bowel-Associated Dermatosis-Arthritis Syndrome
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Colitis
    • Colon Cancer
    • Colon Disorders
    • Colon Mass
    • Colon Polyp
    • Colon Stricture
    • Colonic Atresia
    • Colonic Diverticulosis
    • Colonic Inertia
    • Colonic Malakoplakia
    • Colonic Volvulus
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Colorectal Polyp
    • Constipation
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    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Distal Colorectal Cancer
    • Diverticular Diseases
    • Diverticulitis
    • Diverticulosis
    • Diverticulosis of the Ileum
    • Fecal Incontinence
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Incontinence
    • Internal Anal Sphincter Myopathy
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Cancer
    • Intestinal Diseases
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome Characterized by Constipation
    • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
    • Perianal Abscess
    • Polyps
    • Pruritus
    • Pruritus Ani
    • Rectal Diseases
    • Rectovaginal Fistula
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Warts
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    Background Check for Dr. Pappas

    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

    Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    University Hospital SUNY
    Complete in 1999

    Fellowship Hospital

    Orlando Regl Med Center
    Complete in 2000
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Pappas & 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. Pappas' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Winthrop-University Hospital

    • Franklin Hospital

    • Mercy Medical Center

    • South Nassau Communities Hospital

    • Plainview Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Pappas

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pappas to family and friends

    24 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Pappas' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 23 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Pappas
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    23 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Pappas accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Emblem Health
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • HealthFirst
    • Humana
    • Locals (any local)
    • MagnaCare
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
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    Office Locations

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    Colon and Rectal Surgical Specialists of New York
    1100 Franklin Ave Ste 203
    Garden City, NY 11530
    (516) 248-2422 (Office)
    (516) 248-5162 (Fax)
    B
    Colon and Rectal Surgical Specialists of New York
    Colon & Rectal Surgical Specialists of New York
    226 N Belle Mead Ave
    East Setauket, NY 11733
    (516) 248-2422 (Office)
    (516) 248-5162 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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