Dr. Scott Belsley, MD

Dr. Scott Belsley, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Scott Belsley, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

425 W 59th St Ste 7B

New York, NY 10019

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • 14 More

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 89% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 88% of peers
more than 84% of peers

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  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Obesity


  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach 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.


  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • St Lukes Roosevelt Hsp Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hackensack University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Columbia University, Assistant Clinical Professor Of Surgrey
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Belsley has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Belsley's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Belsley to family and friends
based on 11 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Belsley'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 (4)
in Purchase, NY |
I had surgery in August of 2016. A year later, I can not be more happy with the results. Dr. Belsley isn't going to hold your hand and tell you you are great. He is going to be real and give real answers. Formerly my BMI was 47. It is now 27. I put a lot of hard work in too, yoga, running, etc, which all became easier to do once I lost my first 60 lbs. Don't expect him or the practice to sugarcoat things for you. He is a great surgeon and they a great team.
in Brooklyn, NY |
Dr. Belsley is an excellent doctor. He listens and explains very clearly in a way you can understand. His office staff is friendly and professional, appointments are made promptly. I was seen on time for my appointment. I highly recommend Dr. Belsley!
in Brooklyn, NY |
He's a great surgeon...Never got any complications.
in Manhattan |
Beware. This practice is very unorganized. Shara, the dietician is condescending obnoxious & unethical. I was coaxed into having a gastric bypass by Dr Belsey instead of the sleeve which is what I originally desired. My bmi was 35. Not really warranted for a bypass. I was told I could not change my mind once I decided. I postponed by surgery & 2 months later tried to rebook it & had lost 6 lbs in the interim from a stomach flu & the Dr told me I proved I could lose the weight myself
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Belsley accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Fidelis Care
    Fidelis Care HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • SelectHealth
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Belsley has admitting privileges

Saint Luke's Roosevelt Hospital
1111 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10025
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