Dr. Carey Nathan, MD

Dr. Carey Nathan, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Carey Nathan, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Newark, DE and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

4745 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 216

Newark, DE 19713

Contact Information

(302) 737-5444

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nathan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Colectomy
very high
more than 89% of peers
Anal Disorders
normal
more than 75% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Nathan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

24  Conditions Treated

22  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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.

Education

  • University Of Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Christiana Hlth Care Systems
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Christiana Hlth Care Systems
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Cook Co Hospital University Ill College Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nathan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nathan's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nathan to family and friends
15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Nathan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I chose Dr. Nathan as my physician since she did a fantastic job treating a relative with interstim technology. My procedure and issues were more routine yet she took the time to answer questions that I had, made useful recommendations, and put me at ease.
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Dr. Nathan was recommended by 2 of my physician friends who work at Christiana. From the initial consult thru the surgery and follow up. Dr Nathan always took the time to answer all my concerns and questions. She was never dismissive or too rushed to listen and buoyed my confidence in a difficult...more
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