Dr. Anthony Pozzessere, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 36

Dr. Pozzessere
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

JL Surgical LLC

245 E Main St Ramsey, NJ 07446

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Dr. Anthony Pozzessere, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Ramsey, NJ. He is affiliated with medical facilities Hackensack Meridian Health Pascack Valley Medical Center and Valley Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pozzessere to book an appointment.

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"Dr. Pozzessere and his staff were very kind and caring. I was always met with a pleasant, caring, unrushed attitude whenever I was in the office or when I called with a question. They made me feel well cared for."
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DMB – Aug 04, 2021
"Very pleased with my experience. Dr. Pozzessere was easy to talk with, and showed interest and care for my condition and concerns. He did an excellent gallbladder surgery with virtually no pain afterwards, only some mild discomfort. I would highly recommend him."
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TL – Aug 04, 2021
"Thank you for taking care of me during my emergency surgery."
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EG – Jul 28, 2021
"Dr. saw me in hospital emergency surgery. He was very informative and a pleasure to have as a doctor."
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Jul 27, 2021
"I have had 2 surgeries with Dr. Pozzessere and he is an excellent surgeon. He is knowledgeable, sensitive and informative - making me at ease immediately, confident in my receiving expert medical care. Staff was great too! Very impressed with my overall experiences. Highly Recommend!"
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Jul 27, 2021
"Very good bedside manners. Made me to be very comfortable and ease my anxieties."
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J.H.B. – Jul 21, 2021
"Dr. Pozzessere performed life-saving, emergency on me. Follow-up care was excellent, and I continue to heal. He is an excellent surgeon, physician and friend."
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John Allen Goas, III – Jul 21, 2021
"Because my surgery was an emergency, I like to tell everyone that I truly "lucked-out" with having Dr. Pozzessere perform my surgery! Extremely informative, with a great bed-side manner, totally putting my mind at ease. I was in good hands!"
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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L.B. – Jul 21, 2021
"Dr. Pozzessere explained to me exactly my condition before my surgery. He clearly let me know what he was going to do and gave me the confidence that it will be rectified. Literally, he saved my life."
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Apr 13, 2021
"He made my first-ever hospitalization and surgery a positive experience and took the time to explain everything well."
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Nancy Newman – Apr 01, 2021
"I've come away from this surgery with no pain and no worrie. It is good to know when your in good hands"
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JTK – Feb 24, 2021
"I could not have felt more lucky that Dr. Pozzessere was the Dr on call when I landed in the ER. I felt completely confident in him and I couldn't have been more right! I would so highly recommend him."
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Feb 22, 2021
"I had an excellent experience Dr. Pozzessere not only he is very polite. He is an excellent surgeon."
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Josephine Romeo – Jan 14, 2021
"Prompt, professional, courteous service. Staff friendly and considerate. Dr. P is detailed, thorough, and respectful."
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Fabienne Ryan – Jan 14, 2021
"Just the best! Felt he had my welfare as his top concern!"
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B.A. – Jan 14, 2021
"Because of Covid my family could not see me before my surgery. Dr. Pozzessere spoke on the phone at length with my sister and daughter, answered their many questions and made them and me feel very safe under his care."
What went well
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Jan 14, 2021
"Dr. Pozzessere did an excellent job repairing my hernia and with the method he used the recovery was very good."
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Jan 13, 2021
"I felt the doctor truly cared about my well being and he was great at answering all my questions. He is patient and kind and I highly recommend him."
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Ala awartani – Oct 24, 2020
"I met Dr. Pozzessere at the hospital when I had to have my Gallbladder out. I felt very comfortable with him. He explained everything and made sure I understood everything. When I went for my follow up visit, the office & staff were very nice. Everything was clean & they took percautions for everyones safety."
What went well
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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About Me

Biography

Anthony Pozzessere was raised in the coal-mining region of northeastern Pennsylvania. During his youth, he developed a strong work ethic while playing...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Education

2017
The Valley Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2016
Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
Residency Hospital
2012
Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
Internship Hospital
2007
Saint Joseph's University
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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What are Dr. Anthony Pozzessere, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Pozzessere frequently treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones, Gallstones, and Pelvic Abscess. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Pozzessere treats.

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Dr. Pozzessere's office is located at 245 E Main St, Ramsey, NJ 07446. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Pozzessere's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pozzessere treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Pozzessere treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Gallstones
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pozzessere treats Gallstones more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Pozzessere treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Pelvic Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pozzessere treats Pelvic Abscess more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Pozzessere treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Pozzessere's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Abdominoplasty
  • 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 and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendiceal Tumor
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Appendix Disorders
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Injury
  • Bile Duct Obstruction
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Cancer
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Choledochal Cyst
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Pancreatitis Surgery
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • 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
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Cancer
  • Duodenal Disorders
  • Duodenal Polyp
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Surgery
  • Duodenal Tumor
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Heller Myotomy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Liver Resection
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Abscess
  • Liver Tumor
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Megacolon
  • Minimally Invasive Gallbladder Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Neuroendocrine Tumor of Pancreas
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • 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
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Robotic-Assisted Liver Resection
  • Robotic-Assisted Pancreas Resection
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Bowel Resection
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Spleen Disorders
  • Splenectomy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer Surgery
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Total Splenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
  • Tumor Resection
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Whipple Procedure
  • Wound Repair
  • Zenker's Diverticulum

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Locations

JL Surgical LLC

JL Surgical LLC245 E Main St Ramsey, NJ 07446
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