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Dr. Marc Bessler, MD

Dr. Marc Bessler, MD

Bariatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 54


Dr. Marc Bessler, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.


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(212) 305-9506

Dr. Bessler accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
HealthPlus
MagnaCare
Oxford Health Plans
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
VNS Choice Medicare

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Bessler's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Stomach Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bessler performs Stomach Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Bessler performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bessler treats Obesity more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Bessler treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bessler performs Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Bessler performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Bessler's conditions and procedures:

  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Metabolic Surgery
  • Minimal Access Surgery
  • Obesity
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgical Weight Loss
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Weight Loss Revisional Surgery

About Me

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1996
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1994
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1989
New York University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1996
1994
1989
1989

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Spanish
  • Yiddish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Bessler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bessler

4.9

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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I had Bilateral Hernia Surgery done by Dr. Marc Bessler. I was highly impressed by himself and his staff. The Dr. has an exceptionally pleasant & caring personality. He listened patiently to all my questions and answered them all very clearly. His calm personality is also very helpful and...Read More
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