Dr. Rasa Zarnegar, MD

Dr. Rasa Zarnegar, MD

Robotic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
46 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Rasa Zarnegar, MD is a robotic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in robotic surgery, general surgery, and more.Read his story

Weill Cornell Endocrine Surgery

525 E 68th St # F2024

New York, NY 10065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Test
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Test
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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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. Zarnegar's conditions and procedures:

Acid Reflux
Acid Reflux Surgery
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenal Surgery
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cushing's Syndrome
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Endocrine Cancer
Endocrine Surgical Procedure
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Neoplasm of Stomach
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid Surgery
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Cancer Surgery
Swallowing Disorders
Thyroid Biopsy
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Surgery
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

The focus of my practice is to have a multidisciplinary approach to the management of specific disorders and cater care to the specific needs and conditions of the patient.


  • Robotic Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications


  • 2007
    University of California San Francisco Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2005
    Case Western U & Univ Hosps Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital
  • 2000
    Mt Sinai Hosp-Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital
  • 1999
    Chicago Med Schl
    Medical School
  • 1994
    Sjsu California
    Undergraduate School


  • Farsi
  • English


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Pre-Op Very Positive. Will write additional review after procedure
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He's wonderful. Talked over what might be going on and some of the options that we could've gone with. Very caring and gentle when I needed to take a test in his office. His asst was wonderful too. HIGHLY RECOMMEND
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I highly recommend Dr. Zarnegar. He and his nurse practitioner, Jessica, sat with me for a long time. They did not rush me out and seemed genuinely interested in helping me with my thyroid problem. He was thorough and explained his reasoning for his recommendations. Thank you!
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Excellent clinician. Worked quickly to understand complicated issue and resolve the problem. Referred to Dr. Z by a top colleague who felt he was the best at resolving unusual medical issues. His entire staff reflect his standard for top notch care.
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Highly Qualified, extremely Caring , dedicated Surgeon
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Aetna Test
Aetna Test HMO
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield Test
Blue Card Test PPO
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Neighborhood Health Providers
Choice Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

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