Dr. Robert Winchell, MD

Dr. Robert Winchell, MD

Acute Care Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Winchell, MD is an acute care surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from YALE UNIV SCH OF MED in 1984 and specializes in acute care surgery, critical care surgery, and more.Read his story

525 E 68th St

New York, NY 10065

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
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Dr. Winchell's Experience

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

Dr. Winchell's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Winchell "Dr. Winchell is a nationally renowned expert in care for the critically injured and the development, design and operations of trauma systems. As chief, Dr. Winchell heads one of the leading Level 1 trauma centers in New York City, managing a variety of emergency situations and patients with acute injuries requiring immediate attention. He also oversees the nationally recognized William Randolph Hearst Burn Center.Winchell, who received his undergraduate degree at the California Institute of Technology, is board certified in general surgery, with added qualifications in surgical critical care. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, as well as a member of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma, the Association for Academic Surgery, the Southwest Surgical Congress, the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the New England Surgical Society."

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Specialties

  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Burn Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
16

Conditions Treated

12

Procedures

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

  • California Institute of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • YALE UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Ucsd Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Ucsd Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Ucsd Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Winchell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Winchell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Winchell to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Winchell's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

This is the best doctor I have ever come in contact with. Over a year after performing my bowel obstruction surgery, Dr. Winchell continues to provide excellent care to me and continues to always be there for me whenever I need a check up. He is a true gentleman and the absolute ideal of a...more
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