Dr. Nicholas Craig, MD

Dr. Nicholas Craig, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Nicholas Craig, MD is a general surgery specialist in Port Jefferson, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Universita Campus Bio-Medico Di Roma, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia in 1982 and specializes in general surgery, pediatric surgery, and more.Read his story

41 N Country Rd

Port Jefferson, NY 11777

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Dr. Craig's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ventral Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Craig treats Ventral Hernia more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Craig treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Umbilical Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Craig treats Umbilical Hernia more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Craig treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Craig performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Craig performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Craig's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Cancer
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Mass Biopsy
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Cholecystitis
Adolescent Cancer
Adrenalectomy
All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Appendix Cancer
Autoimmune Diseases
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biopsy
Biopsy of Affected Tissue
Biopsy of Breast
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonic Volvulus
Colorectal Cancer
CT-Guided Biopsy
Cyst Incision and Drainage
da Vinci® Colectomy
da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
Endocrine Cancer
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Cyst
Excision of Lipoma
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Excisional Biopsy
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemicolectomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hodgkin's Disease
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Biopsy
Intestinal Obstruction
Intussusception
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Metastatic Cancer
Muscle Biopsy
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Biopsy
Paracentesis
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Paralytic Ileus
Pediatric Hernia
Percutaneous Biopsy of Autologous Kidney
Percutaneous Biopsy With Drainage
Port Placements or Replacements
Port Removal
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Secondary Malignancies
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
Skin Biopsy
Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spleen Cancer
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stereotactic Biopsy
Stomach Diseases
Surgical Biopsy
Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
Traumatic Hernia
Ulcer
Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Every patient is cared for on a very individual basis.  Every patient's problem and concerns are unique.  We always keep this in mind when evaluating and recommending a particular treatment.   

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1988
Yale New Haven Medical Center/St. Raphael's Hospital
Residency Hospital
1984
Yale New Haven Medical Center/St. Raphael's Hospital
Internship Hospital
1982
Universita Campus Bio-Medico Di Roma, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia
Medical School
1976
Fordham University
Undergraduate School
1988
1984
1982
1976

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Craig's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Craig

4.8

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
93.75%
(15)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
6.25%
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I chose to visit this doctor based on the positive reviews on this board. However, despite my rating the office environment and staff as excellent, I was very disappointed in my meeting with the doctor. He was very curt and dismissal in attitude and spent only 3-4 minutes ...Read More
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Dr. Craig is an excellent surgeon with excellent bedside manor and competent in every way...nothing ever bad to say...you can trust your life with his expertise.
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Highly recommend Dr. Craig, the best. Thank you, thank you ! Ten stars if possible !
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A truly phenomenal doctor! Dr. Craig did a biopsy for lymph nodes on me. He was kind and compassionate. He fully informed me of the procedure and results, not putting me off to talk to my oncologist. He even took time out of his personal vacation time to remove the drain tube in my side. If you...Read More
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Dr Craig is a supremely competent and caring physician that practices medicine the way it should be. He is an excellent communicator and his office staff is highly professional and responsive. Would give him 6 stars if it was possible!
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Saint Charles Hospital

Port Jefferson, NY