Dr. Amber Guth, MD

Dr. Amber Guth, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Amber Guth, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in general surgery and surgical oncology.

160 E 34th St Fl 4

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

82  Conditions Treated


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1  Procedures

  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest

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.


  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • New York University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Guth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guth's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guth to family and friends
22 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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  • 1

Dr. Guth's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Guth is my sister's surgery oncologist, she performed my sister's mastectomy. There are no words to describe Dr. Guth's compassionate, experience, and the way she cared for my sister. Having breast cancer is a very frightening experience, Dr. Guth helped us with the fear. In addition, her...more
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I was diagnosed as BRCA1 and found Dr. Guth on NYU's list of cancer doctors. She immediately prescribed MRI, Sonogram, Mammogram. Fortunately everything came out 'clean.' Even though she is a surgeon, she did not try to 'sell' any kind of surgery. I did my own research and decided a few months...more
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I've had outpatient surgery performed by Dr. Guth twice in the last 8 years. Her surgical skills are excellent and her bedside manner is fantastic. She's that rare breed of physician who is both a straight shooter and compassionate. I highly recommend her! The staff at NYU Hospital and at Dr....more
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Dr Guth is a doctor that speaks to you from her heart about your condition to help keep you calm and focused She explains everything to you in a hopeful way thAt everything is going to be just fine! I recommend her as a doctor and surgeon. And I wAs treated like a queen in nyu when I had my...more
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