Dr. Shankar Iyer, MD

Dr. Shankar Iyer, MD

General Surgery | Male | 62 years old

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Dr. Iyer specializes in General Surgery and practices in Bronx, NY. He practices at 3 locations.

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Dr. Iyer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in General Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    Dr. Iyer has 1 malpractice claim

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    • Settlement (2/13/2013)
    • Amount or Range: Average
    • Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: Nassau County, NY
    • State: New York
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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Bombay / Goa Medical College

    Graduated in 1979

  • Internship Hospital
    Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center

    Completed in 1986

  • Residency Hospital
    Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center

    Completed in 1990

  • Fellowship Hospital
    St Francis Hospital

    Completed in 1991

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

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Specialties

  • General Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair

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