Dr. Cesar Sanz, MD

Dr. Cesar Sanz, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Cesar Sanz, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Downstate Med Ctr-SUNY in 1998 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

1100 Franklin Ave

Garden City, NY 11530

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
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Top Care Areas

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Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
very high
more than 96% of peers
Abscess
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sanz "Treating people with diseases of the colon and rectum with care and compassion."

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*

29  Conditions Treated

29  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • 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
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • 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)
  • Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • College of the Holy Cross Worcester, MA
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Downstate Med Ctr-SUNY
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson U Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson U Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson U Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sanz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sanz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sanz

4.6

Based on 18 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr Sanz is the most understanding doctor ,kind ,pleasent takes time with you..I had a hemorrhiod surgery and now I have a new lease on life and it was the best thing I ever did...My surgery went extremely well its been 3 months and I feel great ..Thanks to the great staff that helped me threw I...Read More
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Dr. Sanz performed a bowel resection on me in December of 2015. I was very pleased with the entire process. He was easy to talk to and answered all of my questions thoroughly in a professional manner. My surgery went well, as did my recuperation, and I have resumed all of my activities. I would...Read More
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