Dr. Peter Kwon, MD

Dr. Peter Kwon, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Peter Kwon, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Middletown, NY and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1981 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.Read his story

384 Crystal Run Rd # 201

Middletown, NY 10941

Contact Information

(845) 692-8780

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • Health Net
  • Hudson Health Plan
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kwon performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Kwon's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Kwon's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kwon "Dr. Kwon attended MIT as an undergraduate, then went to Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons in NYC for his medical education. He then received his residency training at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He practiced general surgery in Los Angeles for 7 years, then spent 7 years in the Rocky Mountains (Montana, Idaho, and Colorado) prior to relocating to Middletown, NY. He founded Tristate Bariatrics in 2003 and has helped thousands of severely obese patients achieve not only just weight loss but also improvement in health and quality of life. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kwon "Tri-State Bariatrics is dedicated to compassionate, competent, and professional care of the severely obese in the Tri-State Area and the Hudson Valley. We offer comprehensive pre-operative assessment and preparation, excellent surgical care, and life-long post-operative care and support. We continually seek to improve our services to maximize long-term success of our patients."

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

14  Conditions Treated

25  Procedures

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

  • M.I.T.
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kwon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kwon's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kwon to family and friends
18 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Kwon'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Easy to talk to, provides education, does not rush off.
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