Dr. Jennifer Kuo, MD

Dr. Jennifer Kuo, MD

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Endocrine Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
37 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Jennifer Kuo, MD is an endocrine surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 4 years. She specializes in endocrine surgery and general surgery.Read her story

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER

161 Fort Washington Ave Fl 8

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPlus
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Kuo's Experience

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Dr. Kuo's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Endocrine Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Kuo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kuo "Jennifer H. Kuo, MD is Director of the Thyroid Biopsy Program, Director of the Endocrine Surgery Research Program, and Assistant Professor in Surgery at Columbia University. Dr. Kuo is dedicated to providing superior and compassionate care to patients with thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal disorders. Dr. Kuo received her medical degree from the College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University and completed surgical training at the University of California, Davis Medical Center, in Sacramento. She also completed a post-doctoral research fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco and a clinical fellowship in the Department of Surgery, Division of Endocrine Surgery. Dr. Kuo has clinical expertise in minimally invasive endocrine surgery and fine-needle thyroid biopsy and is dedicated to the advancement of the field of endocrine surgery. Her research interests include the relationship between thyroid and breast cancer and improving clinical outcomes in endocrine surgery."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kuo "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

  • Endocrine Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

27  Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms
  • Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
  • Adrenal Gland Hyperfunction
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Familial Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Adenoma
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Hyperplasia
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Goiter

12  Procedures

  • Adrenal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid

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

  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • University of California Davis Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University of California Davis Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Columbia University/NY Presbyterian Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014
  • University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kuo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kuo's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kuo to family and friends
11 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Kuo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr Kuo is very nice, warm and caring person, she’s very professional and knowledgeable doctor and my visits to her are free of stress and inconvenience. Thank you dr Kuo for being such an amazing person and doctor! I would definitely recommend her to my friends and family!
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Dr. Kuo is very thorough & explains everything to you in a way that you understand. I would definitely recommend Dr. Kuo to family & friends.
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Dr Kuo is always patient and professional. She listens intently and explains matters thoroughly.
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Dr. Kuo is a very good doctor. In order to see a right doctor , I had been waited for one month to get the appointment . Dr. Kuo did my thyroid FNA , with her skill I feel very comfortable. I will recommend to friends and family who has the thyroid disease to see Dr. Kuo
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Dr. Kuo is an amazing doctor. She is very caring, kind and spends a lot of time explaining any questions or concerns you may have. I recently had surgery to remove my thyroid. She guided me through the process and aloud me to ask as many questions that I wanted. She is very patient.
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