Dr. Rocco Caruso, MD

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Specializes in Hematology • Male • Age 60

2500 Nesconset Hwy
Stony Brook, NY 11790
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Dr. Caruso's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

John T. Mather Memorial Hospital
75 North Country Road
Port Jefferson, NY 11777
Saint Catherine of Siena Medical Center
50 Route 25A
Smithtown, NY 11787

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Caruso

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
North Island Hematology Onc PLL
North Island Hematology Onc PLL
2500 Nesconset Hwy
Stony Brook, NY 11790
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    Dr. Caruso's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Hematology, 1984
    • Internal Medicine, 1982
    • Medical Oncology, 2005
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mast Cell Diseases
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
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    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
    • Pituitary Gland Cancer
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Caruso

    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

    University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    St Lukes Hospital
    Complete in 1980

    Residency Hospital

    St Lukes Hospital
    Complete in 1982

    Fellowship Hospital

    Long Is Jewish Hospital
    Complete in 1994
    New York University
    Complete in 1985
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Caruso & Staff

    • English
    • Italian
  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. Caruso's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Caruso has admitting privileges:

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    • John T. Mather Memorial Hospital

    • Saint Catherine of Siena Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Caruso

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caruso to family and friends

    24 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Caruso's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    22 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 24 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Caruso
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    24 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Caruso accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    North Island Hematology Onc PLL
    2500 Nesconset Hwy
    Stony Brook, NY 11790
    (631) 751-8305 (Office)
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