Dr. Edward H. Cussatti, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 43

786 Montauk Hwy
West Islip, NY 11795
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Dr. Cussatti's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center
255 Lafayette Avenue
Suffern, NY 10901
Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center
1000 Montauk Highway
West Islip, NY 11795

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
LIBARIATRICS
CAPIZZI, DURANTE, LEE & CUSSATTI
786 Montauk Hwy
West Islip, NY 11795
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    Dr. Cussatti's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 2004
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Colectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Thoracentesis
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Vagotomy
    2
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
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    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    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

    Howard University College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1997

    Residency Hospital

    Stamford Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Pa
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cussatti & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Cussatti's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center

    • Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cussatti

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cussatti to family and friends

    22 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Cussatti's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    21 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    21 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    21 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 20 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Cussatti
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    22 responses
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    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Cussatti accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    LIBARIATRICS
    CAPIZZI, DURANTE, LEE & CUSSATTI
    786 Montauk Hwy
    West Islip, NY 11795
    (631) 587-5800 (Office)
    (631) 669-0222 (Fax)
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