Dr. Shankar Iyer, MD

Dr. Shankar Iyer, MD

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Age 65
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Dr. Shankar Iyer, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 28 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

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Dr. Iyer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iyer performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Iyer performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Breast Diseases
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iyer treats Breast Diseases more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Iyer treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Dialysis Access Procedures
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Iyer performs Dialysis Access Procedures more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Iyer performs this procedure more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Iyer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shankar Iyer, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bronx, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Grant Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences in 1978 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

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Pros- Hygienic place. CONS- 1. Minimum wait time is 1 hour. It does not matter by what you have an appointment. They give priorities to first come first serve. 2. I visit this doctor thrice a year. I have a graft in my hand so I visit this doctor for cleaning of my graft. This was the third visit...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ameritas
Ameritas PPO
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
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO