Dr. Samuel Singer, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 57

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Dr. Singer:

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Dr. Singer's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Singer's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Memorial Sloan - Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue
New York, NY 10065

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Singer

Healthgrades

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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    Dr. Singer's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Singer's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Adrenalectomy
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Cystectomy
    • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Hepatectomy
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Orchiectomy
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & Whipple Procedure)
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • 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)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Singer

    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

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Harvard Medical School
    Graduated in 1982
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Singer & 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. Singer's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Memorial Sloan - Kettering Cancer Center where Dr. Singer has admitting privileges:

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    • Memorial Sloan - Kettering Cancer Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Singer

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Singer to family and friends

    15 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Singer's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 14 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Singer
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    15 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    15 responses
    above
    national average

    How was your experience with Dr. Singer?

    Your participation in the survey will help other patients make informed decisions. You will also be helping Dr. Singer and his staff know how they are doing and how they can improve their services.

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    Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Singer accepting new patients?

    If you are a new patient, please check with Dr. Singer before scheduling an appointment.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Amerihealth
    • Assurant Health
    • AvMed
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Connecticare
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Emblem Health
    • Fidelis Care
    • Golden Rule
    • Health Net
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    • Humana
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Locals (any local)
    • MagnaCare
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Meritain Health
    • MVP Health Care
    • POMCO Group
    • QualCare
    • Simplifi
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - Neurosurgery
    MSKCC
    1275 York Ave
    New York, NY 10065
    (212) 639-2000 (Office)
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