Dr. Kap-Jae Sung, MD

Dr. Kap-Jae Sung, MD

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Breast Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
71 y/o
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Dr. Kap-Jae Sung, MD is a breast surgery specialist in Forest Hills, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in breast surgery and general surgery.Read his story

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens

11205 Queens Blvd

Forest Hills, NY 11375
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Sung's Experience

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

Dr. Sung's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sung "Dr. Kap-Jae Sung is a board certified General Surgeon specializing in Breast Surgery practicing at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens located in Forest Hills, NY. He received his medical degree from Seoul National University College of Medicine and completed his residency in General Surgery. Dr. Sung is certified by the American Board of General Surgery and has treated conditions such as breast cancer, breast disease, breast lump and a list of others. Some of the procedures performed are aspiration of breast cysts, biopsy of breast, excision of breast tumor, mastectomy and others. Dr. Sung has been in practice for more than 20 years and has been part of NewYork-Presbyterian Queens staff since 1999."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sung "Listen, Review and Find The Most Appropriate Care of The Individual Breast Cancer."

2  Specialties

  • Breast Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

4  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Aspiration of Breast Cysts
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Mammosite Catheter Insertion
  • Mastectomy
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy

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

  • Seoul National University / College of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Seoul National University, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sung has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sung's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sung to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Sung'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

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I've been a patient of Dr. Sung since August 2014, he is so amazing so compassionate so professional he makes you feel so comfortable and explains everything so well.... Truly Truly AMAZING!!!!!
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I became a patient of Dr. Sung's in 1998 due to emergency exploratory surgery. At that time I almost lost my life, but to this day I can honestly say that Dr. Sung saved my life and gave me the opportunity to enjoy/live my life with my wife and three kids. I will never forget Dr. Sung and the...more
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Dr. Sung is soft, and very understanding. He also does the next step, he checks and rechecks your reports to match his findings. A wonderful person and now a great office, the wait is 95% shorter.
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dr. sung is my hero - he is the best doctor i've ever been to - he is so sweet and he knows his business - ive had a couple of scares but dr. sung fixed everything - I love him - anyone that does not go to him with any kind of breast problem is crazy sincerely rosemary
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