Dr. James Kiely, MD

Dr. James Kiely, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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44 y/o
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Dr. James Kiely, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.Read his story

Columbia University Medical Center Division of Colorectal Surgery

161 Fort Washington Ave Fl 8

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • SelectCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Abscess
very high
more than 94% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Colectomy
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Kiely's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kiely "As Assistant Professor of Surgery at Columbia University Medical Center. Mark Kiely, MD, FACS currently sees patients at the Division's ColumbiaDoctors Scarsdale, Bronxville and Tarrytown locations. Dr. Kiely offers expertise in the surgical management of common anorectal conditions, colon and rectal cancer, diverticulitis, inflammatory bowel disease, pelvic floor disorders, constipation and incontinence. Dr. Kiely comes from an academic Colon and Rectal Surgery practice in Baystate Medical Center, Massachusetts where he was in practice for over five years. Dr. Kiely completed his Clinical Fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery at Cleveland Clinic Ohio in 2011 and General Surgery Residency training at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 2010. His clinical interests encompass the whole of colorectal surgery including benign and malignant conditions, abdominal and pelvic, as well as anorectal procedures. He has specific expertise in robotic rectal cancer surgery, Crohn's/inflammatory bowel disease management, sphincter sparing anal fistula surgery (LIFT) procedure and abdominopelvic reoperative surgery. He has a keen interest in research and is an author on numerous publications in peer-reviewed journals, published abstracts, oral presentations and book chapters. In addition to focusing on clinical research, outcomes and education within the division of colorectal surgery, he will lead the incorporation of trans-anal procedures (Ta-TME) for the management of a variety of colorectal conditions at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. He will also be the lead surgeon for the development of the Colorectal Program for NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital in Bronxville, NY. Originally from Ireland, Dr. Kiely graduated from medical school at the University of Dublin, Trinity College in 1999. After receiving an Associate Fellowship Degree from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 2002, he then completed research at the Medical College of Wisconsin from 2002 to 2005 and finished a thesis on leptin, obesity and intestinal function in 2006 obtaining a post-graduate degree (MD) from his alma mater, Trinity College Dublin. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kiely "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. "

2  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

65  Conditions Treated

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55  Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Anal Repair
  • Anorectal Procedure
  • Anorectal Surgery
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Biofeedback
  • Botox® Injection
  • Bowel Surgery
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Colostomy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gallbladder Procedure
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Anorectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Total Proctocolectomy With Ileoanal J Pouch
  • Minimally Invasive Cystocele and Rectocele Repair
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pelvic Fistula Repair
  • Pelvic Floor Reconstruction
  • Pelvic Floor Repair
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Polypectomy
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Restorative Proctocolectomy With Ileal-Anal J Pouch
  • Robotic Assisted Procedure
  • Sacral Nerve Stimulation
  • Small Bowel Resection
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Sphincter Reserving Surgery
  • Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)
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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

  • University College At Dublin / National University of Ireland
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Adelaide Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kiely has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kiely's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kiely

3.8

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
11.11111111111111%
(1)
1 Star
22.22222222222222%
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May 23, 2018
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He saved my life. He is compassionate, funny and most importantly, extremely knowledgeable!
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Spent close to an hr with us. Level of knowledge VERY high, Compassionate but efficient. Good staff, Short wait time, Expertise high.
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