Dr. Arnbjorn Toset, MD

Dr. Arnbjorn Toset, MD

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Dr. Arnbjorn Toset, MD is a general surgery specialist in West Islip, NY. He specializes in general surgery, head & neck surgical oncology, and more.

786 Montauk Hwy

West Islip, NY 11795

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Insurance Accepted

  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Locals (any local)
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Toset's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Esophageal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Toset treats Esophageal Diseases more than 45% of his peers

Dr. Toset treats this condition more than 45% of his peers

Head and Neck Cancer
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Dr. Toset treats Head and Neck Cancer more than 28% of his peers

Dr. Toset treats this condition more than 28% of his peers

Blood Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Toset treats Blood Disorders more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Toset treats this condition more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Toset's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • 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
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lip Cancer
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Grafts
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to bring specialized treatment to patients on the South Shore in accordance with the principle of individualized care I learned from my time at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital
Yale New Haven Hosp-Yale U Sch Med
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • German
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • English

Awards

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Gentle person who spent time totally explaining surgery and treatment for my thyroid cancer. Then offered to tell my son, if I wanted. I wound up having two surgeries and there is barely a scar. Felt fine each time and had fast,easy recovery.
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Dr. Toset did the necessary surgery of removing my parathyroid gland which was bigger than what was expected. His knowledge, dexterity, and warm eye contact allowed me to relax before the surgery and all of a sudden, I had faith in him. Of course with surgery, it is still a good thing to wake up...Read More
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Dr. Toset is such a great doctor that saved my dad. I recommend him to a lot of people. God Bless him. From Sharon and Sal's daughter.
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Had a total thyroidectomy this past Wed. I'm feeling great, pretty much myself. Dr. Toset is a wonderful doctor! He has an impeccable bedside manner and extremely knowledgeable. I trusted him the moment I met him and I highly recommend him.
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Dr Toset did a throidectomy on me yesterday.....I am feeling great..slight sore hroat as expected..I highly recommend him".He is caring, has a calm demeanor and just a nice doctor, loaded with knowledge and great bedside manner.
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