Dr. Robert M. Galler, DO

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 45

24 Research Way Suite 200
East Setauket, NY 11733
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Dr. Galler's Experience

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Dr. Galler's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Galler Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Galler Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
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Hospital Quality

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Peconic Bay Medical Center
1300 Roanoke Avenue
Riverhead, NY 11901

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Galler

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
New York Spine & Brain Surgery
New York Spine & Brain Surgery
24 Research Way Suite 200
East Setauket, NY 11733
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    Dr. Galler's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
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    Background Check for Dr. Galler

    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

    New York College of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute of Technology
    Graduated in 1995
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Galler & Staff

    • English
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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

    Dr. Galler's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Peconic Bay Medical Center where Dr. Galler has admitting privileges:

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Galler

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Galler to family and friends

    24 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Galler's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    23 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    24 responses
    same as
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    24 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 25 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Galler
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    25 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    25 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    24 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    25 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    New York Spine & Brain Surgery
    24 Research Way Suite 200
    East Setauket, NY 11733
    (631) 444-1116 (Office)
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