Dr. Enrico Ascher, MD

Dr. Enrico Ascher, MD

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Age 68
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Dr. Enrico Ascher, MD is a general surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from The Federal University Of Rio De Janeiro in 1974 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

960 50th St

Brooklyn, NY 11219

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 2 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ascher's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ascher performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ascher performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Airway Stenting
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Enteral Stenting
  • Esophageal Stenting
  • Intracranial Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Wingspan™ Stent System
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ascher treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ascher treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Varicose Veins
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ascher treats Varicose Veins more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ascher treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ascher's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Laparotomy
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Enrico Ascher, MD is a general surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from The Federal University Of Rio De Janeiro in 1974 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Lincoln Hospital
Internship Hospital
1982
Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Eisntein College Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1981
New York Medical College
Residency Hospital
1974
The Federal University Of Rio De Janeiro
Medical School
1982
1981
1974

Languages

  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ascher's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ascher

2.9

Based on 36 reviews

5 Stars
47.22222222222222%
(17)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.7777777777777777%
(1)
1 Star
50%
(18)

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Ascher's Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Does not respond or care about patients
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Businessman!!!
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Whoever Recommends Dr. ASCHER vascular surgeon must be High , Tripping or just don't know what a Good Dr is !!! Appointment at 12pm at 3:30 this "dr" finally took me , made me sit another 20 min in the other office Here waiting with no where to sit , with a blood clot in my leg ( not even allowed...Read More
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Very poor bedside manners for all the doctors in the group. The receptionists are very unfriendly as are the medical assistants. There are one or two people that work in this office that are friendly.
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Insurance accepted

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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
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
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
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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