Dr. Melissa Pilewskie, MD

Dr. Melissa Pilewskie, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 37
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Melissa Pilewskie, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in New York, NY. She is 37 years old and has been practicing for 10 years. Read her story

300 E 66th St Rm 841

New York, NY 10065

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Pilewskie's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pilewskie "I am a surgical breast oncologist with a practice dedicated exclusively to the treatment of breast diseases, and I perform all aspects of breast cancer surgery. I see patients both at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Evelyn H. Lauder Breast Center in Manhattan as well as at our regional care facility in Commack, Long Island. At both locations a multidisciplinary team approach is utilized to ensure delivery of the highest quality breast cancer care. "
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Oncology
  • Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Duct Papilloma
  • Breast Fibroadenoma
  • Breast Pain
  • Breast Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Endometriosis
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vulvar Cancer

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy

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

  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Ohio State University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Northwestern McGaw
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Northwestern McGaw
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pilewskie has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pilewskie's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pilewskie to family and friends
5.0
based on 10 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Pilewskie'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
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Port Jeff. Station, NY |
Dr. Pilewskie is the best! She has great bed side manner, she listens, answers questions, very knowledgeable and most importantly compassionate. I would highly recommend her.
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Dr. Pilewski is everything you want in a surgeon. Patient, compassionte, and highly skilled! I would recommend her to anyone. She did a wonderful job on my lumpectomy. She is also down to earth and does not have The god complex. You won't be disappointed.
in Mineola, NY |
The best!!!
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Dr. Pilewskie accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Pilewskie has admitting privileges

Memorial Sloan - Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Ave
New York, NY 10065
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