Dr. Lynn O'Connor, MD

Dr. Lynn O'Connor, MD

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Dr. Lynn O'Connor, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in New Hyde Park, NY. She graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

3 Vermont Dr

New Hyde Park, NY 11042

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. O'Connor's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Connor treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 100% of her peers

Dr. O'Connor treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Constipation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Connor treats Constipation more than 99% of her peers

Dr. O'Connor treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Connor performs Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags more than 97% of her peers

Dr. O'Connor performs this procedure more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hemorrhoidectomy

Dr. O'Connor's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Cancer
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Meckel's Diverticulum
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectovaginal Fistula
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)
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lynn O'Connor, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in New Hyde Park, NY. She graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School

Awards

Dr. O'Connor's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. O'Connor

3.9

Based on 28 reviews

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1 Star
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My father had colon cancer twice. The first time his surgery was done by a doctor in a queens. That day of the surgery the doctor came out to the waiting room and said he's doing fine but he did see something that he questions it might be more cancerous. Why didn't he take it out at the time is a...Read More
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Dr O'Connor recommended a very serious surgery that would require a pretty intense recovery and was ready to book my surgery that day. I went for a second opinion with another surgeon that is top rated and found out I actually don't need surgery! Always be proactive and seek a 2nd opinion!
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Dr. Lynn O’Connor is an extremely gifted doctor whose belief and devotion to her patients is a credit to her profession. I had been to several doctors over the years who unsuccessfully tried to solve my hemorrhoid issues. Upon meeting her initially, she was quite knowledgeable and thorough in her...Read More
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She is a compassionate, professional, excellent surgeon. I would recommend her to everyone I know . I had a 20 plus year history of diverticulitis and there was no doubt in my mind who was going to perform my surgery.
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Dr. O' Connor is a professional and compassionate physician, with excellent surgical skills and a warm and reassuring bedside manner. I would highly recommend her and her team of professionals.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
Principal Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare