Dr. Robert C. Amajoyi, MD

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Dr. Robert C. Amajoyi, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery | Male

(516) 632-3350

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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.Read more

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Specialties

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

Board Certifications

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  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

Dr. Amajoyi says..

Services

Evaluation of hemorrhoids

  • Screening Colonoscopy for polyps and cancer

• Anal fissure

• Anal fistula

• Anal warts

• Anal Manometry / Anal Testing

• Endorectal Ultrasound

• Pruritis ani

• Constipation

• Bowel incontinence

• Rectocele

• Pelvic floor disorders

• Rectal prolapse

• Ostomy problems

• Irritable bowel syndrome

• Diverticulitis

• Colorectal cancer and colorectal polyps

• Colorectal cancer screening

• Surgical treatment of inflammatory bowel disease•

Correction of rectovaginal fistula

Hernias

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  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Itch
  • Anal Warts
  • 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

Procedures Performed

Dr. Amajoyi says..

Surgery & procedures

Hemorrhoid treatments "without a single cut"

• da Vinci Robotic & Laparoscopic Colectomy and Proctectomy for benign and malignant disease

  Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS) rectal lesion

• Stapled hemorrhoidopexy (Procedure for Prolapse and Hemorrhoids)

• THD Transanal hemorrhoidal dearterialization (minimally invasive)

• Hemorrhoidectomy – Conventional

• Rubber band ligation of hemorrhoids

• Infrared coagulation (IRC) of hemorrhoids

• Fistula plug

• Ligation of Intersphincteric Fistula Tract (LIFT) Procedure

• Repair of rectal prolapse:

• Abdominal: Robotic/laparoscopic rectopexy or rectopexy and resection

• Perineal (Altemeier Perineal Proctosigmoidectomy)

• Colonoscopy, Flexible sigmoidoscopy, Polypectomy

• Restorative Proctocolectomy with Ileoanal "J" Pouch Anastomosis

• Sphincteroplasty

• Sphincter Preserving Surgery for Rectal Cancer

• Rectovaginal fistula repair

• Anal fissure surgery

• Drainage of perirectal abscess

• Correction of anal stenosis

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  • 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
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • 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)

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Missouri / Kansas City Campus

    Graduated in 2006

  • Internship Hospital
    Nassau University Medical Center

    Completed in 2007

  • Residency Hospital
    Nassau U Mc

    Completed in 2011

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Cleveland Clin Fd

    Completed in 2012

    Saint Vincent Health Center

    Completed in 2012

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Missouri-Kansas City

    Graduated in 2002

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Igbo
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
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Dr. Amajoyi says...

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.

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Dr. Amajoyi's 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 says...

Services

Evaluation of hemorrhoids

  • Screening Colonoscopy for polyps and cancer

• Anal fissure

• Anal fistula

• Anal warts

• Anal Manometry / Anal Testing

• Endorectal Ultrasound

• Pruritis ani

• Constipation

• Bowel incontinence

• Rectocele

• Pelvic floor disorders

• Rectal prolapse

• Ostomy problems

• Irritable bowel syndrome

• Diverticulitis

• Colorectal cancer and colorectal polyps

• Colorectal cancer screening

• Surgical treatment of inflammatory bowel disease•

Correction of rectovaginal fistula

Hernias

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Dr. Amajoyi says...

Surgery & procedures

Hemorrhoid treatments "without a single cut"

• da Vinci Robotic & Laparoscopic Colectomy and Proctectomy for benign and malignant disease

  Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS) rectal lesion

• Stapled hemorrhoidopexy (Procedure for Prolapse and Hemorrhoids)

• THD Transanal hemorrhoidal dearterialization (minimally invasive)

• Hemorrhoidectomy – Conventional

• Rubber band ligation of hemorrhoids

• Infrared coagulation (IRC) of hemorrhoids

• Fistula plug

• Ligation of Intersphincteric Fistula Tract (LIFT) Procedure

• Repair of rectal prolapse:

• Abdominal: Robotic/laparoscopic rectopexy or rectopexy and resection

• Perineal (Altemeier Perineal Proctosigmoidectomy)

• Colonoscopy, Flexible sigmoidoscopy, Polypectomy

• Restorative Proctocolectomy with Ileoanal "J" Pouch Anastomosis

• Sphincteroplasty

• Sphincter Preserving Surgery for Rectal Cancer

• Rectovaginal fistula repair

• Anal fissure surgery

• Drainage of perirectal abscess

• Correction of anal stenosis