Dr. Robert Reader, MD

Dr. Robert Reader, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Robert Reader, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in general surgery.

462 1st Ave Rm 15S5

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Reader performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 49% of peers

Dr. Reader's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Thoracentesis

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

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Nyu Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Nyu Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Reader has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Reader's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Reader to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Reader's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Reader is one of the most brilliant surgeons I have ever known. He is perceptive, sensitive, patient, kind & sincere in his overall demeanor. I highly recommend him to anyone contemplating surgery. He really listens & tries to understand your medical situation & will take the time to address...more
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