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Dr. Peter Geller, MD

Dr. Peter Geller, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 69


Dr. Peter Geller, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in general surgery.


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(212) 326-5547

Dr. Geller accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Oxford Health Plans POS
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United Healthcare

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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. Geller's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hernia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Geller treats Hernia more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Geller treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Diaphragmatic/Hiatal Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
Ventral Hernia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Geller treats Ventral Hernia more than 75% of his peers

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

Hernia Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Geller performs Hernia Repair more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Geller performs this procedure more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Geller's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Pain
Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
Aneurysm
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Specializing in repair of hernias of the abdominal wall.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

1986
Columbia Presby Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Columbia Presby Med Center
Residency Hospital
1981
Columbia Presby Med Center
Internship Hospital
1980
Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
Medical School
1971
Harvard Medical School
Undergraduate School
1986
1985
1981
1980
1971

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Geller's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Geller

3.8

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
70%
(7)
4 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
30%
(3)

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Geller's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr.Geller performed a Bilateral Inguinal Hernia Repair in March 2011. His professional medical care was Superialy done with the constant concern of the patient .The operation was a great success.I would recommend Dr. Peter Geller highly.
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Dr. Geller was very sincere and knowledgeable. I did not have to wait long to be seen and in addition, his office staff was friendly and efficient (not something you find at many Dr. Offices).
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An update: I got my MRI results back (from another doc) and, contrary to Geller's opinion, I do have a hernia. I don't mind that Geller made a gross error in his diagnosis as much as I am concerned about what he said: The search for the source of pelvic pain in women is often fruitless. He did not...Read More
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If you are a woman and you believe you have an occult hernia, do not waste your time with this man. Not only does he lack the knowledge to treat you, but he has zero compassion, which he makes up for with plenty of arrogance and willful ignorance. (I brought him the latest studies, and he refused...Read More
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Thorough, he took the time to explain the diagnosis, options, and answer all questions.
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