Dr. Palmer Bessey, MD

Dr. Palmer Bessey, MD

Trauma Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
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Dr. Palmer Bessey, MD is a trauma surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University of Vermont / College of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in trauma surgery.

525 E 68th St # STAR8

New York, NY 10065

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Independent Health

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Dr. Bessey's Experience

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Dr. Bessey's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Trauma Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Trauma Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

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 Vermont / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Al Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University of Alabama Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bessey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bessey's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bessey to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bessey'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Bessey is a very caring Doctor and asked what I thought as well as gave Me options so together We could make a plan. He has an Amazing bedside manner. I highly recommend him.
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I really wish I had been given a heads up on the wait time. It was clear when I got there for my 4:15 appointment that the office was aware of the almost 3 hour delay in their appointments. I was taking time off of my workday to make the appointment work, and felt so disrespected when I was given...more
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Amazing doctor. Very knowledgeable. Has a great be manner. So happy I found him.
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Dr. Bessey was amazing with my two year old. He was burned on his hand, scary experience. Dr, Bessey and all staff treated my son with a lot of love. Thank you for alleviating my stress.
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