Dr. Marc Finkelstein, MD

Dr. Marc Finkelstein, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(7)
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Dr. Marc Finkelstein, MD is a colon & rectal surgery doctor who practices in Bay Shore, NY. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

10 Brentwood Rd

Bay Shore, NY 11706

Contact Information

(631) 665-8200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
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Top Care Areas

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Anoscopy
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more than 91% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
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more than 91% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Finkelstein "As an experienced surgeon, specializing in general and colorectal surgery. Providing evaluation and treatment in abdominal, breast, digestive and gastrointestinal diseases and trauma patients. I believe in involving the patient by helping them understand their condition. My compassionate staff and I will work as a team preoperatively and postoperatively making sure our patients are our priority. Together we can formulate an educated plan of action. Please feel free to contact the office today."
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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Finkelstein does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endometriosis
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fistula
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Fistula
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Melanoma
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Diseases
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectal-Colon Bleeding
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Surgical Infections
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Wound Infection
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Repair
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Rectal Surgery
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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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

  • Lafayette College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Autonomous University Of Guadalajara / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Metropolitan Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Metropolitan Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Grant Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Finkelstein has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Finkelstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Finkelstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Finkelstein to family and friends
4.6
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Finkelstein'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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Bay Shore, NY |
Dr finkelstein is a very good surgeon. I am very happy that i made the right choice to ne his patient, very caring and kind doctor.. Also his staff are very nice and kind. The waiting time is terrific
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Finkelstein accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Elderplan
    Medicare HMO
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
    HealthFirst HMO
    HealthFirst PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MagnaCare
    MagnaCare HMO
    MagnaCare PPO
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Commercial HMO
    Freedom Plan
    Freedom Plan HMO
    Liberty Plan HMO
    Oxford Health Plans HMO
    Oxford Health Plans POS
  • UnitedHealthCare
    AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
    AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
    Basic PPO
    Choice Plus POS
    Empire Plan
    Navigate HMO
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Finkelstein has admitting privileges

Stony Brook University Hospital
101 Nicolls Road
Stony Brook, NY 11794
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Southside Hospital
301 E Main St
Bay Shore, NY 11706
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Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center
1000 Montauk Hwy
West Islip, NY 11795
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Saint Joseph Hospital
4295 Hempstead Tpke
Bethpage, NY 11714
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