Dr. John Gallagher, MD

Dr. John Gallagher, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
68 y/o
1 review

Accepting new patients

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

At Island Plastic Surgery, we are dedicated to our patients' success. We understand that going through any type of procedure to change your appearance is an important decision that needs to be made carefully. With more than 30 years of experience, we are known for our commitment to personalized treatment and excellent patient care.Read more

Dr. Gallagher's Experience

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Dr. Gallagher's Care Philosophy

At Island Plastic Surgery, we are dedicated to our patients' success. We understand that going through any type of procedure to change your appearance is an important decision that needs to be made carefully. With more than 30 years of experience, we are known for our commitment to personalized treatment and excellent patient care.

Dr. Gallagher's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in General Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    Malpractice Claim

    Dr. Gallagher has 1 malpractice claim

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    • Settlement (11/15/2012)
    • Amount or Range: Above average
    • Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Suffolk County, NY
    • State: New York
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Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Adult Acne
  • Age Spots
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Large Breasts
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Skin Aging
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spider Veins
  • Stretch Marks
  • Sun-Damaged Skin
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wrinkles

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1974

  • Internship Hospital
    Cornell University Med College

    Completed in 1975

  • Residency Hospital
    Cornell University Med College
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Newark Beth Israel Med Center

    Completed in 1982

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

Procedures Performed

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Arm Reduction Surgery
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Procedure
  • Breast Reduction
  • Brow Lift
  • Buttock Lift
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Neck Surgery
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Facelift
  • Facial Contour Alteration
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Facial Surgery
  • Fat Grafting to the Body
  • Fat Grafting to the Breast
  • Fat Grafting to the Face
  • Fat Reduction Procedure
  • Full Face Lift
  • Hair Removal
  • Laser Spider Vein Treatment
  • Liposuction
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mini Tummy Tuck
  • Mommy Makeover
  • Neck Lift
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Skin Procedures
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Wrinkle Removal