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Dr. Gudrun Aspelund, MD

Pediatric Surgery ·  Female · Age 48

Dr. Aspelund

Morgan Stanley Childrens Hospital

3959 Broadway # 216B New York, NY 10032

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Dr. Gudrun Aspelund, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from University of Iceland Laeknadeild in 1996 and specializes in pediatric surgery and general surgery.


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(212) 342-8585

Dr. Aspelund accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthFirst
HealthPlus
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Locals (any local)
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
POMCO Group
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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Dr. Aspelund's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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Dr. Aspelund performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 67% of her peers

Dr. Aspelund performs this procedure more than 67% of her peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Dr. Aspelund treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 48% of her peers

Dr. Aspelund treats this condition more than 48% of her peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Dr. Aspelund treats Abdominal Disorders more than 39% of her peers

Dr. Aspelund treats this condition more than 39% of her peers

Dr. Aspelund's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair, Open
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastroschisis
  • Hernia
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hirschsprung's Disease
  • Imperforate Anus
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Jejunal Atresia
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pediatric Advanced Laparoscopy Surgery
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tumor Surgery
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a general pediatric surgeon at CUMC I take care of infants and children with a variety of conditions; in particular gastrointestinal diseases and congenital anomalies which includes the use of minimal access surgery. I hold a faculty position as A...

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

2009
Mailman School Of Public Health, Columbia University
2007
The Hospital for Sick Children
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Yale New-Haven Hosp
Residency Hospital
2001
Yale New-Haven Hosp
Internship Hospital
1996
University of Iceland Laeknadeild
Medical School
2009
2007
2005
2001
1996

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