Dr. Emmanouil Pappou, MD

Dr. Emmanouil Pappou, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
36 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Emmanouil Pappou, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 3 years. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.Read his story

Columbia University Medical Center Division of Colorectal Surgery

161 Fort Washington Ave Fl 8

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • EmblemHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • QualCare

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Anal or Rectal Pain
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more than 95% of peers
more than 89% of peers
Anal Disorders
more than 77% of peers

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Dr. Pappou's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pappou "Dr. Pappou completed his General Surgery residency training at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in 2014, with a Research Fellowship in Surgical Oncology at the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center (Johns Hopkins). He has completed a Clinical Fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell and the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in 2015. His clinical interests include the entire spectrum of colorectal surgery including benign and malignant conditions, anorectal, abdominal and pelvic surgery as well as minimally invasive techniques including laparoscopic, robotic and endoluminal procedures. Dr. Pappou is well versed in utilizing minimally invasive approaches including robotic surgery and sacral neurostimulation (SNS). Dr. Pappou is the surgical lead of the pelvic floor center within the division of colorectal surgery, working with gastroenterologists, urologists and gynecologists to develop a one-stop program for evaluation and treatment of problems related to colon transit, constipation, pelvic floor and evacuatory dysfunction as well as fecal incontinence. His position also includes leadership in clinical and laboratory research and outcomes within the division of colorectal surgery. He has a keen interest in research and is an author on numerous publications in peer-reviewed journals, published abstracts, oral presentations and book chapters. Dr. Pappou has been the recipient of numerous prestigious awards, including the Johns Hopkins George D. Zuidema Research Award for Meritorious Laboratory Research for work on novel chemotherapy treatments in colorectal cancer. A native of Greece, Dr. Pappou graduated from the Medical School of the Technical University of Munich with honors in 2006 and completed a Ph.D. on human stem cells at the research laboratory of the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pappou "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

2  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

21  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • 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 Rectocele With Robotic Assistance

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.


  • University of Munich
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Emmanouil Pappou, MD
A first class doctor/surgeon and person.
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