Dr. Robert Plummer, MD

Dr. Robert Plummer, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Robert Plummer, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus in 1983 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

176 E Mosholu Pkwy S

Bronx, NY 10458

Contact Information

(718) 367-6100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 3 More

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Dr. Plummer's Experience

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

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

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.


  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Harlem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Harlem Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Plummer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Plummer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Plummer to family and friends
131 total reviews (50 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (131)

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Dr. Plummer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (50)

Nothing but good things to say about Dr. Plummer. A highly accomplished surgeon who genuinely cares about his patients. Had a double inguinal hernia surgery with him at the Montefiore Waters place. Gorgeous facility, seamless process. Dr. Plummer alleviated any concerns I had and made the process...more
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Dr. Plummer is the complete PACKAGE when it comes to a surgeon. He keeps it real in a special way that you understand everything. Very detailed, and excellent at what he does. He did an excellent job with my surgery and I am So confident going into my second surgery. Gilbert Lopez Bronx
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Dr. Plummer is an excellent doctor. He explained my procedure with terms that I understood. I would recommend him.
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Excellent doctor, nice doctor. Explains everything in full detail.
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I was Dr. Plummer's patient in Montefiore (Moses) from November 10th to November 25th. For every day I was on admission, Dr. Plummer came to check on me except for Thanksgiving day. Even so, He arranged for me to be seen by another Dr. He's Caring, knowledgeable and down to earth.
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