Dr. Karim Paracha, MD

Dr. Karim Paracha, MD

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Dr. Karim Paracha, MD is a laparoscopic surgery specialist in East Setauket, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Escuela Autonoma de Ciencias Medicas de Centroamerica in 1999 and specializes in laparoscopic surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.

4 Technology Dr Ste 240

East Setauket, NY 11733

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Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • HealthFirst
  • MultiPlan
  • Oscar Insurance Corporation
  • Quality Health Plans

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Dr. Paracha's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Tumor
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Achalasia
  • Adhesions
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Bile Duct Disorders
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Large Bowel Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphoma
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Obesity
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Small Intestine Disorders
  • Spleen Disorders
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tumor Resection
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

About Me

Biography

Dr. Karim Paracha, MD is a laparoscopic surgery specialist in East Setauket, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Escuela Autonoma de Ciencias Medicas de Centroamerica in 1999 and specializes in laparoscopic surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery

Education

2010
Montefiore Med Ctr Albert Einstein
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Sound Shore Mc Of Westchester
Residency Hospital
2006
North Oakland Medical Center Pontiac General Hospital
Residency Hospital
2005
North Oakland Medical Center Pontiac General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1999
Escuela Autonoma de Ciencias Medicas de Centroamerica
Medical School
2010
2009
2006
2005
1999

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Paracha's Reviews

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4.8

Based on 25 reviews

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Wonderful, caring and gifted doctor and staff. Would highly recommend.
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I had five surgeries with Dr. Paracha, so I feel confident in reviewing him! ?? So, what can I say? He’s great! I have had no issues or problems after his surgeries, he was more than able to handle any trouble I had healing with humor and a sense that he really cared. He’s serious when...Read More
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I’ve been seen by Dr Paracha a number of times and feel very comfortable with him. So comfortable with my situation that i go without him even accepting my insurance. Extremely compassionate with well bedside manors. He’s top notch as well as his amazing office staff! They too are extremely helpful...Read More
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Dr. Paracha and his staff were wonderful in every way. During a time when you are feeling most vulnerable to have such a talented and caring doctor and staff greeting you and explaining in such simple details what you're about to go through is "Priceless!" I will be forever grateful.
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I wish that he was a primary care and gynecoloist as well, yes I do recommend him always!!!!
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Karim A. Paracha, M.D.

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Cigna
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Quality Health Plans