Dr. Steven Waxenbaum, MD

Dr. Steven Waxenbaum, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Steven Waxenbaum, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Ridgewood, NJ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1988 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

127 Union St

Ridgewood, NJ 07450

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • QualCare

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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Waxenbaum's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waxenbaum performs Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Waxenbaum performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hemorrhoidectomy
Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waxenbaum treats Hemorrhoids more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Waxenbaum treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Waxenbaum treats Abdominal Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Waxenbaum treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Waxenbaum's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Cancer
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Secondary Malignancies
Ulcer

About Me

Biography

Dr. Steven Waxenbaum, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Ridgewood, NJ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 1988 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • 1994
    Lehigh Valley Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    New York University Medical Center-Tisch Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1989
    Westchester Co Med Ctr/Ny Med College
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School
    1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Waxenbaum's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Waxenbaum

3.7

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
62.06896551724138%
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4 Stars
3.4482758620689653%
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3 Stars
3.4482758620689653%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
31.03448275862069%
(9)

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I have been to many doctors throughout my life, and i have to say Dr. Waxenbaum is by far the best. He listened, made me feel at ease, was funny and very professional. His staff his very professional and friendly!
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He was so compassionate with me and alleviated my concerns. He corrected the mistakes of my previous doctor and did it wit skill.
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Dr. Waxenbaum treated my mother at Valley Hospital. And by treated, I mean he did one physical exam, recognized her tumor as cancer, and then was not seen again until four days later. He entered the room to give the results of her biopsy and spent less than two minutes in the room, telling her it...Read More
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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