Dr. Deborah Capko, MD

Dr. Deborah Capko, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
(29)
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Dr. Deborah Capko, MD is a general surgery specialist in Basking Ridge, NJ and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine and specializes in general surgery.

136 Mountainview Blvd

Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

Contact Information

(908) 542-3384

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Lump
very high
more than 96% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Capko'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

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

31  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey / New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • UNDMJ Newark
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • UNDMJ Newark
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • European Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Capko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Capko's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Capko to family and friends
29 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Capko's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Capko performed a lumpectomy on me. I can only share my experience -but I came out of surgery expecting a significant loss of tissue. Instead I saw no difference in appearance of my breast except for what looked like a 1” scratch. My daughter and I went to lunch 3 hours after surgery and I...more
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I love Dr. Capko. She is the best there is out there and she is compassionate and kind. I have moved 600 miles away to NC as I am now 5 years cancer free and I feel no one will ever compare to her. EVER. Thank you Dr. Capko, I miss you!
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De Capko is by far the best! So compassionate and kind. She listens and doesn't talk over you. I wish her and her team could be my everyday Dr.
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Dr Capko was not only very direct & professional in explaining my breast cancer, she was unbelievably kind and accessible. I had seen another "top" doctor in Morristown who was chaotic & non-responsive. Dr Capko spent time with me in her office and on the phone. She conveyed a compassionate...more
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Dr Capko was amazing today! She's very nice, has a great bedside manner and made me feel completely comfortable with her knowledge and skill. You can tell she loves her career choice and so do I, feeling very thankful today!??
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