Dr. Nche Zama, MD

Dr. Nche Zama, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Nche Zama, MD is a general surgery specialist in East Stroudsburg, PA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in general surgery.

206 E Brown St

East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Partial Lung Collapse
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pleural Effusion
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Zama's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

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33  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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 Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zama has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zama's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zama to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Zama'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I used to worked with Dr Zama. His practice was way in advance then other local doctors. His patients was extubated early and had fast and super easy recovery and less complications, compare to other surgeons. Add to this his charming personality and extra time he is taking for explanations to...more
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He honored my beliefs as A JEHOVAH WITNESS using no BLOOD and on short notice to. I can not say enough about him
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Dr Zama saved my dad's life. Not once, but twice. My dad had a major heart attack app. 5 years ago, and the doctors at Poconos Medical Center consulted with Dr Zama, who guided them, as my father was a complicated case. He took the time to bring us into his office and answer every question. My...more
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I WOULD SAY THAT DR. ZAMA IS IN THE TOP OF THE LIST FOR HEART SURGEONS IN THE COUNTRY. I MAY ALSO RETRACT THAT STATEMENT AND SAY IN THE WORLD. IF IT WAS NOT FOR HIM AND HIS EXCELLENT TEAM I PROBABLY WOULD NOT BE HERE TODAY. HE IS A VERY MUCH DEDICATED PERSON IN HIS PROFESSION AND A VERY CARING...more
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