Dr. Cristina Checka, MD

Dr. Cristina Checka, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Cristina Checka, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Michigan State U, College Of Human Medicine in 2003 and specializes in general surgery.

420 E 66th St Apt 5H

New York, NY 10065

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Checka's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Checka treats Breast Diseases more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Checka treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Checka performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Checka performs this procedure more than 89% of her peers

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Checka performs Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Checka performs this procedure more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Checka's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Reduction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Esophageal Diseases
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Disease
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Cristina Checka, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Michigan State U, College Of Human Medicine in 2003 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Nyu School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
  • 2008
    Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk
    Residency Hospital
    2008
  • 2003
    Michigan State U, College Of Human Medicine
    Medical School
    2003

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Dr. Checka's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Checka

4.3

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
75%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
12.5%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
12.5%
(1)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
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Dr Checka and her staff took an eternity letting my mother know the results of her tests. They lingered and lingered. They first noticed a spot on her lunch on March 13th and we did not get the results of the CAT scan until April 1st. You could not run any other business this inefficiently and...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO