Dr. Edward Timmins, DO

Dr. Edward Timmins, DO

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Dr. Edward Timmins, DO is a general surgery specialist in West Islip, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine (Nycom) in 1990 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.

580 Union Blvd

West Islip, NY 11795

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Dr. Timmins' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hernia Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Timmins performs Hernia Repair more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Timmins performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Breast Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Timmins treats Breast Diseases more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Timmins treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Timmins performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Timmins performs this procedure more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Timmins' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Biopsy
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lipomas
  • Lobular Carcinoma in Situ (LCIS)
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Mastectomy
  • Melanoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tubular Carcinoma
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Edward Timmins, DO is a general surgery specialist in West Islip, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine (Nycom) in 1990 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1997
Nassau County Med Center
Residency Hospital
1991
Coney Island Hospital
Internship Hospital
1990
New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine (Nycom)
Medical School
1984
University Of Pennsylvania
Undergraduate School
1997
1991
1990
1984

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Dr. Timmins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Timmins

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Told me nothing was wrong and I had cancer. Then charged me $250 for that. Don’t use this doctor.
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Do not use this Dr! He botched my hernia surgery leaving me life long problems
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers Plus POS
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Elderplan
Medicare HMO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MagnaCare
MagnaCare HMO
MultiPlan
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Options PPO
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