Dr. Amarjit Peter, MD

Dr. Amarjit Peter, MD

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Dr. Amarjit Peter, MD is a general surgery specialist in Canandaigua, NY and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from IN UNIV SCH OF MED in 2004 and specializes in general surgery.

335 Parrish St

Canandaigua, NY 14424

Contact Information

(585) 393-2888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Peter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 94% of peers
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
high
more than 88% of peers
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
high
more than 86% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

65  Conditions Treated

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56  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anorectal Myomectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • 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)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • IN UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Peter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peter's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peter to family and friends
14 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Peter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

My total experience with Dr Peter and his staff was first class. From the receptionist to his nurse to Dr. Peter himself, I was treated with respect and dignity. My time waiting in the reception area was minimal and taken on time. Dr. Peter throughly explained everything that was going to happen...more
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Dr. Peter has an excellent bedside manner. He explains what the procedure entails and answers any questions you ask, in a manner that you can understand. I would, and have, recommended him to someone else.
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I had the fortune of having Dr Peter perform my emergency surgery on me. He was very informative and upfront informing me of my situation and what needed to be done. He has excellent pre-op and post op manors and his time estimates was right on target. Explains the procedure very detailed and has...more
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It is rare that you might come across a doctor like Dr. Peter. Dr. Peter is dedicated, and knowledgeable when it comes to taking care of and treating pilonidal abscess problems. If this is a problem that you have you should take the time to see Dr. Peter! He is caring, honest and went above and...more
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Amazing. After years of suffering and numerous Dr./emergency room visits, Dr Peter successfully diagnosed and performed a surgical procedure that saved my husband's life. Great bed side manner.
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