Dr. Daniel Popowich, MD

Dr. Daniel Popowich, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Daniel Popowich, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University in 2003 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

25 E 69th St Ofc 1

New York, NY 10021

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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more than 97% of peers
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more than 85% of peers
more than 80% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Popowich "I aim to deliver exceptional care within the specialties of my practice.  I individualize my care to each 'individual' as no two patients or disease processes are alike.  I make myself as available as possible to see my patients through their prep consultation, procedure and the post op care.  "

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*

25  Conditions Treated

28  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • 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
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

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

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  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Popowich has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Daniel Popowich, MD
Dr Popowich recently performed laparoscopic surgery to remove a section from my colon due to diverticulitis. Prior to the surgery, he spent time to detail the procedure, and was at pains to explain all the associated risks and answer all questions. The procedure went well, and I have experienced...Read More
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MK in New York, NY – Nov 14, 2017
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I found Dr. Popowich from Health Grades. He had 5, 5-star reviews and I had no idea who to go to for an incisional hernia, so I rolled the dice. He is an excellent doctor and I will definitely recommend him going forward. I had my surgery at Mount Saini and found that the hospital and the team he...Read More
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Dan in New York, NY – Mar 15, 2017
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Dr. Popowich is my hero. My husband has a very complicated history. He saved my husband's life when another dr told me to plan a funeral. Dr. Popowich is not only an extremely skilled and intelligent surgeon, he CARES. He cares about his patients during surgery and he cares about his patients'...Read More
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Melissa A. in Texas – Jan 07, 2017
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