Dr. Collin Brathwaite, MD

Dr. Collin Brathwaite, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
60 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Collin Brathwaite, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery, critical care surgery, and more.

Winthrop Surgical Associates

700 Stewart Ave Ste 200

Garden City, NY 11530
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Brathwaite'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.

3  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

12  Conditions Treated

27  Procedures

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.


  • CUNY
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Howard University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • St Vincents Hospital And Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • St Vincents Hospital And Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • MD Institute For Emer Med Svcs Sys
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brathwaite has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brathwaite's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brathwaite to family and friends
29 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Brathwaite's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Would not recommend - my relative had a serious complication for an elective surgery done by this surgeon.
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10:00am appointment means you will be seen at 12:30-1pm......RIDICULOUS! PATIENTS TIME IS VALUABLE TOO! No one should have to sit and wait for over 2 hours to see a doctor especially WHEN THEY HAVE AN APPOINTMENT! DO THEY KNOW WHAT THE WORD APPOINTMENT MEANS....IT MEANS YOU WILL BE SEEN AT OR...more
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Dr. Braithwaite is an excellent surgeon. He is a life saver and has helped me so much! He has great bed side manners and he is a very caring doctor. He is honest and is very intelligent. I would not be here if it wasn't for Dr. Braithwaite. Despite a few complication I had before seeing Dr....more
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I met Dr. Brathwaite June 2004 after suffering 6 mo. of complications from Gastric by-pass performed by another surgeon. The Night I met Dr. Brathwaite I knew I met "My Personal Angel". Dr. Brathwaite is the nicest, kindest, most caring and compassionate doctor. From his Associates to his Staff ....more
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TOP Doctor!!! Honest, caring, takes his time, explains in details.. I never recommend on these website but he has made a tremendous impact on my heath!!
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