Dr. Gerald Wang, MD

Dr. Gerald Wang, MD

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Urologic Oncology  ·  
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42 y/o
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Dr. Gerald Wang, MD is an urologic oncology specialist in Flushing, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in urologic oncology.Read his story

NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

5645 Main St # W-LL-300

Flushing, NY 11355
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans

Learn about Dr. Wang

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Kidney Cancer
very high
more than 89% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Wang'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.

Dr. Wang's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wang "Gerald J. Wang, M.D. Chief of Urology & Attending Surgeon Department of Surgery NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Assistant Professor of Clinical Urology Weill Cornell Medicine Dr. Gerald Wang is a board certified Urologist practicing at NewYork-Presbyterian Queen hospital located in Flushing, NY. He received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine, completed his surgical internship and urology residency at Weill Cornell Medical College NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. After residency, he completed a fellowship in urologic oncology at Weill Cornell Medical College NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Upon completion of fellowship training, Dr. Wang became Chief of Urology at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens in 2010. As a fellowship-trained urologic oncologist, Dr. Wang specializes in the evaluation and treatment of cancers of the genitourinary tract, including cancers of the prostate, bladder, kidney, ureter, adrenal gland and testis. Additionally, Dr. Wang specializes in minimally invasive surgical techniques, including robotic and laparoscopic surgery, to manage both urologic cancers and complex reconstructive surgeries of the genitourinary tract. In addition to his clinical duties, Dr. Wang is active in both research and education. His research interests focus on improving outcomes of minimally invasive surgical approaches for bladder and kidney cancer, and he was involved in early studies demonstrating the safety and efficacy of robotic surgery in the treatment of bladder cancer. Dr. Wang has authored numerous peer-reviewed publications in national and international journals, and he has received a number of awards for his work including the Ferdinand C. Valentine Research Fellowship by the New York Academy of Medicine for his research on applications of multi-photon microscopy in bladder cancer. Dr. Wang has given numerous invited lectures both nationally and internationally. Dr. Wang is active in the education and training of both urology residents and fellows. He serves as site director at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens for both the NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell urology residency program, as well as the NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell urologic oncology fellowship program. As Chief of Urology at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, Dr. Wang also has numerous site-specific leadership positions which include the Steering Committee for the NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens, Perioperative Performance Improvement Committee, Quality Assurance and Peer Review Committee, and he is also Chair of the Robotic Surgery Committee. Dr. Wang serves as a member of the Executive Board of the New York Section of the American Urological Association, a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is certified by the American Board of Urology."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wang "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. "

1  Specialties

  • Urologic Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

107  Conditions Treated

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39  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Total Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Ureteroneocystostomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Bladder Reconstruction With Robotic Assistance
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

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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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Stanford University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wang's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wang to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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Dr. Wang's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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