Dr. Nikhilesh Sekhar, MD

Dr. Nikhilesh Sekhar, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Nikhilesh Sekhar, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Fairfield, CT and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark in 1999 and specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

140 Sherman St

Fairfield, CT 06824

Contact Information

(800) 633-8446

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • HealthSmart
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Priority Health
  • Thrivent Financial
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sekhar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Obesity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sekhar treats Obesity more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Sekhar treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Esophageal Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sekhar performs Esophageal Surgery more than 51% of his peers

Dr. Sekhar performs this procedure more than 51% of his peers

Sleeve Gastrectomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sekhar performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 31% of his peers

Dr. Sekhar performs this procedure more than 31% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic

Dr. Sekhar's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Adjustable Gastric Banding
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Diabetes Type 2
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagomyotomy
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Metabolic Syndrome
Obesity
Sleep Apnea
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Stomach Surgery

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nikhilesh Sekhar, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Fairfield, CT and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark in 1999 and specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1999
    University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark
    Medical School
    1999

Awards

Dr. Sekhar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sekhar

4.6

Based on 54 reviews

5 Stars
77.77777777777777%
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4 Stars
16.666666666666668%
(9)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
3.7037037037037037%
(2)

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Poor follow-up
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I went to follow up with Dr. Sekhar for the first time after my surgery. He didn’t even give me 5 minutes in the room, didn’t let me voice my concerns and rushed right out the door. I drove 40 minutes away just for him to not even give me the time of day really disappointing. I just feel like a...Read More
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THE WHOLE SUPPORT STAFF AND TEAM ARE PHENOMENAL AND I ENJOY AND AM GRATEFUL THAT I WAS ABLE TO GO THROUGH THIS EXPERIENCE AND PROCUDURE WITH THIS TEAM. I WOULDNT CHANGE A THING KEEP UP THE EXCELLENT WORK!
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5 stars.
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Dr Sekhar was great and very gentle during my upper endoscopy - I had no hoarseness and went great. The staff is always smiling and friendly.
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Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
HealthSmart
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
Priority Health
Thrivent Financial
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Mercy Medical Center

Rockville Centre, NY

Saint Charles Hospital

Port Jefferson, NY

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