Dr. Samantha Aitchison, MD

Dr. Samantha Aitchison, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Dr. Samantha Aitchison, MD is a general surgery specialist in Livingston, NJ and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 2008 and specializes in general surgery.

94 Old Short Hills Rd Ste 302

Livingston, NJ 07039

Contact Information

(973) 322-9801

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Kidney Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
more than 67% of peers

Dr. Aitchison'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Aitchison does not have any board certifications listed.

26  Conditions Treated

25  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Aitchison has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Aitchison has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Aitchison's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Aitchison to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Aitchison's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Aitchison is on performed a living donor kidney transplant on me on February 27, 2018. Surgery was successful with no complications. Highly recommend her and the entire transplant program at St. Barnabas. This is definitely the place to go!
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Dr. Aitchison is an excellent surgeon with a matching personality. Upbeat, bubbly, a pure joy. Thank you Dr. Aitchison! Debbie G. Transplant 2/4/18
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A bedside manner comparable to her surgical skills. Fabulous doctor. Caring, compassionate and thorough.
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