Dr. Robert Amajoyi, MD

Dr. Robert Amajoyi, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Robert Amajoyi, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Valley Stream, NY and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri / Kansas City Campus in 2006 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, gastrointestinal oncology, and more.Read his story

1 S Central Ave

Valley Stream, NY 11580

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 24 More

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Top Care Areas

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Hemorrhoids
normal
more than 78% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 48% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 45% of peers

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Dr. Amajoyi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Amajoyi "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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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Amajoyi "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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5  Specialties

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

2  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

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46  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • 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
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Total Proctocolectomy With Ileoanal J Pouch
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctocolectomy
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • 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
  • Thoracentesis
  • Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)

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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

Dr. Amajoyi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Igbo
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Amajoyi's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Amajoyi to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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