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Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery • Female

2101 State Route 34 # H
Wall Township, NJ 07719
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Centrastate Medical Center
901 W Main St
Freehold, NJ 07728

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Paonessa Colon and Rectal Surgery, P.C.
Paonessa Colon and Rectal Surgery, P.C.
2101 State Route 34 # H
Wall Township, NJ 07719
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    Dr. Paonessa's Experience

    Specialties

    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Proctology

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Proctology
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
    • Laparotomy
    • Pelvic Floor Repair
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • 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)
    • Sphincterotomy
    2
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Ulcerative Colitis
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    Background Check for Dr. Paonessa

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
    • 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

    Lake Erie College Of Osteopathic Medicin--Erie
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
    Complete in 1999

    Residency Hospital

    Wyckoff Heights Med Ctr
    Complete in 2003

    Fellowship Hospital

    Lehigh Valley Hosp
    Complete in 2004
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Paonessa & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Paonessa's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paonessa to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    31 responses

    Dr. Paonessa's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    31 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    31 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.9 out of 5

    31 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    30 responses

    Experience with Dr. Paonessa

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    31 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    31 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    31 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    Paonessa Colon and Rectal Surgery, P.C.
    2101 State Route 34 # H
    Wall Township, NJ 07719
    (732) 282-1500 (Office)
    (732) 282-1501 (Fax)
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