Dr. Dale Distant, MD

Dr. Dale Distant, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Dale Distant, MD is a general surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 1986 and specializes in general surgery.

450 Clarkson Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11203

Contact Information

(718) 270-1421

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Dialysis Access Procedures
very high
more than 93% of peers
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
very high
more than 92% of peers
Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Distant'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Distant does not have any board certifications listed.

40  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair

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

  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Kings Co Hosp Ctr-Suny Hlth Sci Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Kings Co Hosp Ctr-Suny Hlth Sci Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • SUNY Hlth Sci Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Distant has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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