Dr. Robert Turoff, MD

Dr. Robert Turoff, MD

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Age 69
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Dr. Robert Turoff, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bay Shore, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1975 and specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

10 Brentwood Rd

Bay Shore, NY 11706

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Turoff's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Turoff treats Abdominal Disorders more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Turoff treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Anal Fissure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Turoff treats Anal Fissure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Turoff treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Breast Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Turoff treats Breast Diseases more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Turoff treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Turoff's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Mass Biopsy
Abdominal Surgery
Abdominal Tumor
Abnormal Thyroid
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Biopsy of Breast
Bladder Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Abscess
Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Surgery
Breast Diseases
Breast Fibroadenoma
Breast Lump
Breast Needle Localization
Breast Surgical Procedure
Breast Tumor
Cancer
Cancer Surgery
Carcinoid Tumor of Gastrointestinal Tract
Carcinoma in Situ
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Debridement
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diabetes Type 2
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diverticular Diseases
Diverticulitis
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Foreign Body Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenteritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Perforation
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Goiter
Gynecologic Cancer
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Head and Neck Cancer
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hodgkin's Disease
Hypercoagulable State
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Larynx Conditions
Lesion
Leukocytosis
Lipid Disorders
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Mastectomy
Melanoma
Meningiomas
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neutropenia
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Obesity
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Oral Cancer
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatitis
Paracentesis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Parathyroidectomy
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Port Placements or Replacements
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Reticulosarcoma
Sarcoma
Secondary Malignancies
Sickle Cell Disease
Skin Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Sphincterotomy
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Thalassemia
Thrombocytosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroiditis
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

"Robert David Turoff, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.P.W.C.A. A Board Certified Surgeon, Robert D. Turoff, MD, F.A.C.S.,F.A.P.W.C.A., is a senior attending surgeon at Southside Hospital in Bay Shore, New York, Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Isli...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1983
    Roswell Park Meml Institute
    Fellowship Hospital
    1983
  • 1980
    Nassau County Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1980
  • 1977
    North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    North Shore University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1976
  • 1975
    Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School
    1975

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Turoff's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Turoff

3.3

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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I was sent to Dr.Turoff at the behest of worker's compensation for a second opinion concerning one or more hernias.Dr.Turoff claimed I had a small ventral hernia,which he advised to leave alone.I was quickly put in my place when I suggested otherwise.Fortunately,a court approved MRI confirmed that...Read More
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Dr. Turoff has knowledge of many areas of surgery and is an expert in his field. He is concerned and spends time with his patients to make sure that they understand all aspects of a procedure or surgery.
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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Choice Test
Blue Choice Test HMO
Blue Choice Test POS
Blue Choice Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Medicare Blue PPO
Medicare HMO
Medicare Plus Blue PPO
Medicare Select HMO
Worker's Compensation WC
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
EmblemHealth
GHI
GHI EPO
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Locals (any local)
MagnaCare
MagnaCare HMO
MagnaCare PPO
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare Advantage PPO
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Oxford Health Plans
Commercial HMO
Freedom Plan
Freedom Plan HMO
Liberty Plan HMO
Oxford Health Plans HMO
Oxford Health Plans POS
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
Basic PPO
Choice Plus Test POS
Empire Plan
Medicare Advantage HMO
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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Southside Hospital

Bay Shore, NY