Dr. Nitsana Spigland, MD

Dr. Nitsana Spigland, MD

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Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
63 y/o
(10)

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Dr. Nitsana Spigland, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. She specializes in pediatric surgery.Read her story

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

520 E 70th St # L-718

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amida Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Elderplan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Spigland's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Appendectomy, Open
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spigland performs Appendectomy, Open more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Spigland performs this procedure more than 85% of her peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spigland performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 43% of her peers

Dr. Spigland performs this procedure more than 43% of her peers

Abdominal Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spigland treats Abdominal Disorders more than 30% of her peers

Dr. Spigland treats this condition more than 30% of her peers

Dr. Spigland's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Still's Disease
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1992
St Justine Chldns Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Lenox Hill Hospital
Residency Hospital
1983
Lenox Hill Hospital
Internship Hospital
1982
New York Medical College
Medical School
1992
1987
1983
1982

Languages

  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Korean
  • Russian

Awards

Dr. Spigland's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Spigland

4.2

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
20%
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Dr. Spigland's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Excellent doctor. Very knowledgeable and caring. She took excellent care of my little girl. I highly recommend Dr. Spigland.
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Perfect
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Best. Surgeon. Ever.
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Wonderful experience. Comforting, calming and really sweet with our daughter. Not to mention she performed the surgery flawlessly. Kept us informed.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Indemnity
Affinity Health Plan
Affinity Essential Bronze
Affinity Essential Gold
Affinity Essential Platinum
Affinity Essential Silver
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Amida Care
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Elderplan
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
GHI EPO
GHI HMO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) HMO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Prism Blue Priority EPO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthFirst
Neighborhood Health Providers
HealthPlus
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Neighborhood Health Plan
Oxford Health Plans
Oxford Health Plans HMO
Oxford Health Plans POS
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Empire Plan
Indemnity
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
UMR
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
WellCare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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