Dr. Gregory Dakin, MD

Bariatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 50

  66 Reviews

Dr. Gregory Dakin, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.


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(212) 235-1519

Dr. Dakin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Affinity Health Plan
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
GHI
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Medicaid
Medicare
Oxford Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
Compass
Empire Plan
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
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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. Dakin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dakin treats Obesity more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Dakin treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dakin performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Dakin performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dakin performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Dakin performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic

Dr. Dakin's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • Adrenal Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Computer-Assisted Surgery (CAS)
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Obesity
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgical Weight Loss
  • Weight Loss Management
  • Weight Loss Revisional Surgery

About Me

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. 

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2004
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2004
New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1997
New York University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2004
2004
2003
1997

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Dakin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dakin

4.4

Based on 66 reviews

5 Stars
78.78787878787878%
(52)
4 Stars
6.0606060606060606%
(4)
3 Stars
3.0303030303030303%
(2)
2 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(3)
1 Star
7.575757575757576%
(5)

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I really like him and he's very knowledgeable and well known. The wait was HORRIFIC, I waited to see him for over an hour. That's why I gave 3 stars
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Excellent doctor who explained everything clearly to me.
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Every aspect of my surgery, the hospital, Dr Dakin and his staff was 5 star and world class.
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Dr. Dakin was so great to work with -I was nervous , and he made me feel better by empowering me with information about hernia s
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I had bariatric surgery I was well taken care of dr. Dakin answered any questions I had I already recommended him to a few of my friends
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I'm a pre-op patient and so far everything is going smoothly. Dr Dakin, seems very confident, I hope I'll be this satisfied after my operation.
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The doctor was very polite and took his time to explain the condition. The doctor allocated plenty of time to addressing questions of concern in which I had.
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This the 3rd time I came to Dr Dakin for help and he has delivered every time. He is the best doctor I have ever seen in my 83 years of living. Weill Cornell Medicine is lucky to have on their great staff
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Dr.Dakin is very professional, knowledgeable and caring. He operated on me prior and going back for a current issue that needs to be addressed.
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Dr. Dakin performed a double hernia operation and my last visit was the follow up. I wanted to see him rather than his assistant because he had seen my colon and I hoped he had information regarding my perforated colon occurring in January. He reported that he did not see any irritation.
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