Dr. Marc Finkelstein, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
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Dr. Marc Finkelstein, MD
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 37 years. Dr. Finkelstein is affiliated with Saint Joseph Hospital, Stony Brook University Hospital, Southside Hospital and Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center.

Suffolk Surgical Associates PC

10 Brentwood Rd

Bay Shore, NY 11706

Contact Information

(631) 665-8200

Dr. Marc Finkelstein, MD

Dr. Marc Finkelstein, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Care Philosophy

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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Dr. Finkelstein's Experience

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Dr. Finkelstein's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • 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
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • 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
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fistula
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • 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 Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Mastodynia
  • Melanoma
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Diseases
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectal-Colon Bleeding
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Surgical Infections
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Wound Infection
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Repair
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • 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
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • HIV 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
  • Pregnancy Test
  • 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)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • 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
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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)
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
in Bay Shore, NY |
Best treatment!!!
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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
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    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
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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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