Dr. Deborah Capko, MD

Dr. Deborah Capko, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 54
(29)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Deborah Capko, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Basking Ridge, NJ. She is 54 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

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
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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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

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Vascular Disease
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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Capko to family and friends
4.0
based on 29 total reviews (6 with 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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in Kernersville, NC |
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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in Brick, NJ |
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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in Bound Brook, NJ |
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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in Bloomingdale NJ |
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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Dr. Capko accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Overlook Medical Center
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Memorial Sloan - Kettering Cancer Center
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