Dr. Julio Teixeira, MD

Dr. Julio Teixeira, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Julio Teixeira, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in bariatric surgery, gastrointestinal oncology, and more.

186 E 76th St

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

(800) 656-9574

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Obesity
very high
more than 95% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Teixeira's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Teixeira "individualized patient centered approach"

3  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Oncology
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

67  Conditions Treated

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34  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 7/25/2013
    Amount or Range: Above average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip code of event: 10019
    State: 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

  • Temple University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • New York Medical College
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New York Medical College Westchester Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Teixeira has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Teixeira has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Teixeira's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Teixeira to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Teixeira's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Tex is the best!! he is patient and has excellent bed side manners. He is gentle and handles all patient concerns with priority care! I trust my life with him and he has helped me to regain my pre pregnancy weight, return to an active lifestyle and return to my wellness. He is an outstanding...more
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I have been with him for 10 years. I love it that no matter who you are he remembers you and he is concerned about your condition. I was recommended to him by one of his other patience
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Very accessible to answer all questions relate to surgery procedures very professional
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