Dr. Juan Rocca, MD

Transplant Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
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Dr. Juan Rocca, MD
Dr. Juan Rocca completed his medical degree with honors at the University of Buenos Aires in Argentina. He received his surgical training at the British Hospital of Buenos Aires and became board certified in General Surgery and Laparoscopic Surgery. He came to the US, in 2005, to complete a Research and Clinical Fellowship in Transplant Surgery at Westchester Medical Center in New York, achieving certification by the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. He subsequently completed a second transplant fellowship at Northwestern University in Chicago, where he developed laparoscopic techniques for liver surgery, living donor liver & kidney transplantation, and pancreas transplantation. Dr. Rocca spent his first 5 years as an attending transplant surgeon at the Recanati/Miller Transplant Institute/Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, performing liver, kidney, and pancreas transplantation and became director of the living donor kidney program in 2010. Dr. Rocca was recruited by Montefiore Medical Center in February 2014 as director of the living donor kidney transplant program. Since July 2015, Dr Rocca has also been appointed as the surgical director of the kidney and pancreas transplant program. Dr. Rocca currently performs laparoscopic and open hepatobiliary surgery for benign and malignant tumors, living organ donation surgery and transplantation surgery of the liver, kidney and pancreas.

111 E 210th St Fl 2nd

Bronx, NY 10467

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Dr. Juan Rocca, MD

Dr. Juan Rocca, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Rocca's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Transplant Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Transplant Surgery
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Board Certifications

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Conditions Treated

  • Biliary Cancer
  • Cirrhosis
  • End-Stage Liver Failure
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Liver Cancer


  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Laparoscopic Live Donor Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Liver Resection
  • Liver Surgery
  • Liver Transplant
  • Living-Donor Liver Transplant
  • Pancreas Transplant

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Buenos Aires
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Buenos Aires / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • British Hospital Of Buenos Aires
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • British Hospital Of Buenos Aires
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Norhtwestern Mem Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Westchester Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Patient Comments (1)
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I wish that every person who need a surgery or liver transplant will meet this amazing doctor! May God bless him!
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Dr. Rocca accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • HealthFirst
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Rocca has admitting privileges

Montefiore Medical Center
111 E 210th St
Bronx, NY 10467
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