Dr. Shankar Iyer, MD

Dr. Shankar Iyer, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Shankar Iyer, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Grant Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences in 1978 and specializes in general surgery.

1200 Waters Pl Ste M112

Bronx, NY 10461

Contact Information

(718) 918-2523

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • 14 More

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Varicose Veins
more than 71% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 67% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
more than 57% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

12  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Heart Surgery
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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

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  • Grant Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • St Francis Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

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