Dr. George Fielding, MD

Dr. George Fielding, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. George Fielding, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Queensland Faculty Of Med Herston Queensland Australia in 1979 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

530 1st Ave Ste 10S

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 1199SEIU
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Fielding'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.

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

30  Conditions Treated

44  Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vagotomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

3 Malpractice Claims
  • Settlement : 10/18/2013
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: New York County, NY
    State: New York
  • Settlement : 2/18/2014
    Amount or Range: Below Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 10016
    State: New York
  • Settlement : 3/13/2014
    Amount or Range: Below Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: New York County, NY
    State: 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

  • University Of Queensland Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Queensland Faculty Of Med Herston Queensland Australia
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Royal Brisbane Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Royal Brisbane Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fielding has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Fielding has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fielding's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fielding to family and friends
17 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Fielding's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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