Dr. Benjamin Abbadessa, MD

Dr. Benjamin Abbadessa, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 37
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Dr. Benjamin Abbadessa, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Upstate Medical University/ College Of Health Professions in 2008 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

10 Union Sq E Frnt 2N

New York, NY 10003

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana

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Dr. Abbadessa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbadessa treats Anal Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Abbadessa treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Anal Fissure
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbadessa treats Anal Fissure more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Abbadessa treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Destruction of Anal Tumor
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abbadessa performs Destruction of Anal Tumor more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Abbadessa performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Abbadessa's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diverticulitis
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectovaginal Fistula
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)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Benjamin Abbadessa, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Upstate Medical University/ College Of Health Professions in 2008 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2014
    Cleveland Clinic Florida
    Fellowship Hospital
    2014
  • 2013
    Beth Israel Med Ctr-Albert Einstein
    Residency Hospital
    2013
  • 2008
    Upstate Medical University/ College Of Health Professions
    Medical School
    2008

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Dr. Abbadessa's Reviews

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4.2

Based on 9 reviews

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Abbadessa is the most thoughtful and caring colorectal doctor you will ever find. I actually cried when I learned he had left NYC. I’m still not over it.
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I was a patient of Dr. Abbadessa’s before he relocated to the West Coast. Truly bummed that he moved, because he was an incredibly caring, unbiased, calm, knowledgeable, efficient, and professional doctor (and the list could go on). Truly must have been spoiled by his care because my current care...Read More
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Dr. Abbadessa failed to follow-up post-surgery for TEN DAYS regarding a biopsy, knowing I have a history of cancer. I had to call and harass to obtain results. He was on his way out, moving to San Diego for his wife's new job, and never bothered to call or help coordinate finding a new doctor to...Read More
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I highly recommend Dr. Abbadessa! He made me fat ease during my entire visit. While my visit was due to a uncomfortable issue, he was at all times professional and comforting. He is very knowledgeable, thorough and patient. His staff was also very accommodating and friendly. As a new patient, I was...Read More
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My primary care MD, Dr. Lawrence Hitzeman is excellent and Dr. Abbadessa is equally as fine and caring a doctor. Dr. Abbadessa is super nice and very, very kind. He takes time, listens and does not rush through an appointment. He really seems like he truly cares about you. I highly recommend him.
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