Dr. Patricia Sylla, MD

Dr. Patricia Sylla, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Patricia Sylla, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ in 2000 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.Read her story

5 E 98th St Ste D

New York, NY 10029

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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. Sylla's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sylla treats Anal Disorders more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Sylla treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

Colorectal Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sylla treats Colorectal Cancer more than 67% of her peers

Dr. Sylla treats this condition more than 67% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
Anal Prolapse
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sylla treats Anal Prolapse more than 66% of her peers

Dr. Sylla treats this condition more than 66% of her peers

Dr. Sylla's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Cancer
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diverticulitis
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistula Repair
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Total Proctocolectomy With Ileoanal J Pouch
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Rectal Bleeding
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Pain
Rectal Prolapse
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Sphincterotomy
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) for Rectal Tumors
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

"Following dual fellowship training in colorectal surgery and minimally invasive surgery, my clinical practice has specialized in minimally invasive approaches to colorectal diseases, with specific focus on laparoscopy, and robotic surgery to treat c...

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • 2008
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2008
  • 2007
    Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    Columbia Presbyterian Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    2006
  • 2001
    Columbia Presbyterian Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    2001
  • 2000
    J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School
    2000
  • 1996
    Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School
    1996

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Sylla's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sylla

3.8

Based on 32 reviews

5 Stars
62.5%
(20)
4 Stars
6.25%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
6.25%
(2)
1 Star
25%
(8)

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Dr. Sylla saved me. I was diagnosed with diverticulitis by another doctor & it was all downhill from there. I had 4 failed surgeries & spent 31 days in the hospital. Another doctor referred me to Dr. Sylla & told me if anyone could help me, it was her. He was right. Dr. Sylla is beyond...Read More
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Dr Sylla is a very knowledgeable, to the point professional. She is amazing!
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Dr. Sylla is the rudest, most inhuman, and heartless practitioner I've ever encountered, not only I do not recommend anyone to step in her office, I don't think she should be practicing medicine. Furthermore, I was misdiagnosed, mistreated, and disrespected during the whole procedure.
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A rocket scientist!
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Dr. Sylla is one of those rare doctors who speaks and explains everything happening medically so it is understood. I am so grateful to her for her caring and expertise. She is a gifted surgeon and definitely changed my quality of life and highly recommend her services.
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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO