Dr. Anthony Pozzessere, MD

Dr. Anthony Pozzessere, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 34
Dr. Anthony Pozzessere, MD is a general surgery specialist in Ramsey, NJ and has been practicing for 2 years. He graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 2011 and specializes in general surgery, colorectal surgery, and more.Read his story

245 E Main St Ste 2

Ramsey, NJ 07446

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  • Cigna

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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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Dr. Pozzessere's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pozzessere treats Abdominal Disorders more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Pozzessere treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure

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Dr. Pozzessere performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Pozzessere performs this procedure more than 55% of his peers


Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pozzessere performs Colectomy more than 53% of his peers

Dr. Pozzessere performs this procedure more than 53% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy

Dr. Pozzessere's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Achalasia
  • Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendiceal Tumor
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Appendix Disorders
  • Bile Duct Injury
  • Bile Duct Obstruction
  • Biliary Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Choledochal Cyst
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Pancreatitis Surgery
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Common Bile Duct Stone
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Diverticular Diseases
  • Drainage of Pancreatic Cyst
  • Duodenal Cancer
  • Duodenal Disorders
  • Duodenal Polyp
  • Duodenal Surgery
  • Duodenal Tumor
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Heller Myotomy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Liver Resection
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Abscess
  • Liver Tumor
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Minimally Invasive Gallbladder Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Neuroendocrine Tumor of Pancreas
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Biopsy
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Robotic-Assisted Liver Resection
  • Robotic-Assisted Pancreas Resection
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Bowel Resection
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Spleen Disorders
  • Splenectomy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer Surgery
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Total Splenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Tumor Resection
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Whipple Procedure
  • Zenker's Diverticulum

About Me


"Anthony Pozzessere was raised in the coal-mining region of northeastern Pennsylvania. During his youth, he developed a strong work ethic while playing multiple sports and in his studies. He graduated from Hazleton Area High School with highest honor...


  • General Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery

Board Certifications


The Valley Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
Santa Barbara Cottage Hosp
Residency Hospital
Santa Barbara Cottage Hosp
Internship Hospital
Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
Medical School
Saint Joseph's University
Undergraduate School


  • Spanish
  • English


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What People Say About Dr. Anthony Pozzessere, MD
"I needed gall bladder removal surgery and Dr. Pozzessere performed it perfectly. He followed up the procedure by seeing me in the hospital, and explained everything I needed to know carefully and precisely."
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I did a lot of research about my condition and doctors in the area that specialized in general surgery. I met with Dr. Anthony Pozzessere and found him to be knowledgeable and qualified.. however his office staff is arrogant and have poor social skills.. although I liked the doctor his office...Read More
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"I feel, as does my family, so lucky Dr. Pozzessere was there in ER in the early hours...He calmly reassured us that (1) the surgery was absolutely necessary (2) Clearly explained all procedures and patiently listened to and answered all my questions. (3)...Dr. P was truly "present" when visiting...Read More
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"I had a very positive experience with Dr. Pozzere. He has a very good bedside manner, is attentive and responsible to your concerns and is very interested in his patients well being. I find him to be a highly skilled surgeon. I had no postoperative issues."
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"Having to switch surgeons for the reverse colostomy surgery I was somewhat apprehensive. After meeting Dr. Pozzessere I knew I would be well cared for. I immediately felt at ease."
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