Dr. Karim Paracha, MD

Dr. Karim Paracha, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Karim Paracha, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in East Setauket, NY and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Escuela Autonoma De Ciencias Medicas De Centroamerica in 1999 and specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

4 Technology Dr Ste 240

East Setauket, NY 11733

Contact Information

(631) 675-6865

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Appendicitis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 90% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Paracha'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.

4  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Paracha does not have any board certifications listed.

44  Conditions Treated

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46  Procedures

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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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Paracha has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Paracha has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Paracha's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paracha to family and friends
22 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Paracha'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

I wish that he was a primary care and gynecoloist as well, yes I do recommend him always!!!!
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Dr Paracha is excellent. He is knowledgeable, and a wonderful surgeon. I highly recommend him. He takes his time and answers any questions or concerns. I never feel rushed when at an appointment with Dr Paracha.
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Dr. Paracha performed an appendectomy on me last week in the hospital. Everything went better than expected. 1 week later, I went for my follow up at his office. Quick and easy check in, bery friendly staff, and all my questions were answered beifre I could even ask them. I would highly recommend...more
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The doctor Paracha is an outstanding professional and a great human being.
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I cant stress enough how much I love Dr. Paracha. Dr. Paracha saved my life back in 2015. He was the one doctor that was able to figure out what was going on with me when I became septic. He had to give me a colostomy due to an opening that I had in my bowels. The care that he gave me was above...more
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