Dr. Danny Sherwinter, MD

Dr. Danny Sherwinter, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
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Dr. Danny Sherwinter, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Brooklyn, NY.

948 48th St

Brooklyn, NY 11219

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 98% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 95% of peers

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  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated

  • Appendicitis
  • Bile Duct Disorders
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Common Bile Duct Stone
  • Diverticulitis
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laceration
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Lump
  • Mass
  • Obesity
  • Obstructive Jaundice
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Weight Loss
  • Wounds


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  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Colectomy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

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.


  • State University Of New York Downstate, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • North Shore University Hospital At Syosset
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sherwinter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sherwinter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sherwinter to family and friends
based on 25 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sherwinter's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Brooklyn, NY |
I had surgery with Dr. Sherwinter on 10/23/2017 and I’m so happy I did. When I read the previous reviews I was a tad bit hesitant, but I took a leap on faith and called his office. I received a date for a seminar and it was very informative you meet his PA and other patients, they give you all the...more
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Rockville Centre, NY |
Rude Doctor... Rude Staff..
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in Brooklyn |
Dr Sherwinter is just a Fantastic Overall doctor, I have been under his care for 2 years now, and am very happy with him both professionally and personal, his approach with me was direct and to the point as well as how much he cares about you, I would recommend Dr. D to anyone I know.
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in Brooklyn, NY |
Dr. Sherwinter should be ashamed to call himself a Doctor or a Specialist. He is by far the worst experience I have ever had. His staff is equally inconsiderate and incompetent. All of my visits with him were long wait times. I had several hernias and he could not find 1 of them. Within minutes of...more
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New york |
The Dr is great ! The staff sucks!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sherwinter accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Locals (any local)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Sherwinter has admitting privileges

Maimonides Medical Center
4802 10th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11219
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