Dr. Robert Amajoyi, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
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Age 38
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Dr. Robert Amajoyi, MD
Robert C. Amajoyi, MD is a board certified Colon and Rectal Surgeon with a special interest in minimally invasive colon, rectal, and anal surgery. It includes but not limited to laparoscopic and robotic colon and rectal surgery for neoplastic and benign disease, Transanal Minimally invasive surgery (TAMIS), Transanal Hemorrhoidal Dearterilization (THD), inflammatory bowel disease including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, constipation, and functional anorectal disorders. Dr. Amajoyi is has a faculty appointment at the South Nassau Communities Hospital and The Gertrude & Louis Feil Cancer Center. He received a Bachelor's in Chemistry from the University of Missouri Kansas city and earned his Medical Doctorate from the University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine. He performed his intern year at Nassau University Medical center in Long Island NY and then completed his general surgery training there. Dr. Amajoyi completed a subspecialty fellowship in Colon & Rectal Surgery at St Vincent Health Center in Erie Pennsylvania. He was also a visiting fellow at the Cleveland clinic foundation. Dr. Amajoyi has written and presented articles and abstracts on a variety of subjects including basic science infectious disease research and topics on Rectal Cancer therapy and Colorectal surgery. Dr. Amajoyi is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and board eligible for the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Dr. Amajoyi specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the colon, rectum, and anus with emphasis on screening for colon cancer, the surgical management of colorectal cancer, hemorrhoids, diverticular disease, and inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis). We offer state-of-the-art screening for colon and rectal cancers and treat complex anorectal disorders, including fecal incontinence & sacral nerve stimulation, pelvic floor abnormalities, anal fissures, and fistulas.

1 S Central Ave

Valley Stream, NY 11580

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Dr. Robert Amajoyi, MD

Dr. Robert Amajoyi, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Care Philosophy

Dr. Amajoyi has a special interest in minimally invasive in-office and surgical treatment of hemorrhoids. Most individuals suffer needlessly with pain, bleeding, soiling,"skid marks", the need for manual reduction of hemorrhoids in part due to fear of hemorrhoid surgery. Unbeknown to most individuals are the scientifically proven FDA approved minimally invasive methods available to a colorectal surgeon.Treatment for hemorrhoids should be individualized. Most colorectal surgeons do have various techniques suitable for each case. Ask your doctor about the hemorrhoid treatments "without a single cut" for faster recovery, quicker return to work, school and activities. Patients can generally be seen within 24 hours. Call (516) 632-3350 to see Dr Amajoyi a Board Certified Colon and Rectal surgeon.
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Dr. Amajoyi's Experience

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

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Oncology
  • General Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Itch
  • Anal Warts
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectocele
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Total Proctocolectomy With Ileoanal J Pouch
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctocolectomy
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Restorative Proctocolectomy With Ileal-Anal J Pouch
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy
  • Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery

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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 Missouri-Kansas City
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • University of Missouri / Kansas City Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Nassau U MC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Cleveland Clin Fd
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Saint Vincent Health Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Igbo
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Amajoyi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Amajoyi to family and friends
4.3
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Dr. Amajoyi's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Amajoyi accepts 33 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HealthFund CDHP
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    Aetna HMO
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    Affinity Medicare Passport Elite HMO
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  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
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    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
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  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
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  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
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    Emblem Health
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
    Prism Blue Priority EPO
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
    GHI Health Plan Northern New Jersey HMO-High
    GHI Health Plan Northern New Jersey HMO-Standard
  • Health Net
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  • Peach State Health Plan
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  • Providence Health Plans
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  • UnitedHealthCare
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    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
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  • Wellcare of Georgia
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Hospitals where Dr. Amajoyi has admitting privileges

South Nassau Communities Hospital
One Healthy Way
Oceanside, NY 11572
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