Dr. James Gallagher, MD

Dr. James Gallagher, MD

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Burn Surgery  ·  
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52 y/o
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Dr. James Gallagher, MD is a burn surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in burn surgery, critical care surgery, and more.Read his story

Weill Cornell Trauma, Burns, Acute and Critical Care

525 E 68th St Fl 7

New York, NY 10065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Test
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice
  • WellCare

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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. Gallagher's conditions and procedures:

Burn Injuries
Burn Surgical Procedure
Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Pediatric Surgical Procedures
Pediatric Trauma
Surgery, Trauma
Traumatic Injuries

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a burn surgeon, I am privileged to care for the burn injured patient from the smallest child to the most senior members of our society. Burn injury is sometimes a small blister that requires only my reassurance that healing will take place natu...

Specialties

  • Burn Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • 2005
    New York-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    Stony Brook University Medical Cente
    Fellowship Hospital
    2004
  • 1997
    Robert Packer Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1992
    State University Of New York Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1992

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4.9

Based on 10 reviews

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My mom was recently in Dc. Gallaghers care. My mom was treated with the utmost care and respect. The doctors and nurses were patient and kind. Everything was explained thouroughly. They made my mom feel super comfortable at times she didn’t feel so comfortable. They have an amazing team working...Read More
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Grateful for the expertise and care received by Dr Gallager and the incredible team of nurses and technicians at Cornell Weill burn unit . Thank you all!!
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Dr. Gallagher is an ideal doctor. The entire check in process very fast and efficient. The intake was done by an Assistant Doctor. Afterwards, Dr Gallagher came to make his diagnosis and treatment plan. He assured me I was healing very well despite my concern. Dr. Gallagher has a very pleasant...Read More
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The staff and Dr. Gallagher are excellent in what they do. My two year old daughter suffered a second degree burn. The kind of care and concern they showed during our first visit exceeded my expectations. Thank you so much.
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The entire staff was amazing during my visits to the outpatient burn clinic. Professional and caring with a deep concern for my recovery and health.
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Locations

Weill Cornell Trauma, Burns, Acute and Critical Care

New Patient?
(212) 235-1519

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna Test
Aetna Test HMO
Aetna Test POS
Aetna Test PPO
Affinity Health Plan
Amida Care
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
CoreSource
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
Medicaid
Medicare
Oxford Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Empire Plan
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
WellCare

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