Dr. Enrico Ascher, MD

Dr. Enrico Ascher, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
(35)
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Dr. Enrico Ascher, MD is a general surgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 36 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

(718) 438-3800

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Varicose Veins
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Ascher'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.

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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25  Procedures

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ascher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ascher's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ascher to family and friends
35 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Ascher's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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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...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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