Dr. Susana Wishnia, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 39
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Susana Wishnia, MD
Dr. Susana Wishnia, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Newton, MA. She is 39 years old and has been practicing for 13 years. Dr. Wishnia is affiliated with Newton - Wellesley Hospital.

2000 Washington St Ste 665

Newton, MA 02462

Contact Information
Dr. Susana Wishnia, MD

Dr. Susana Wishnia, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Network Health
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Obesity
normal
more than 68% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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more than 51% of peers
Sleeve Gastrectomy
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more than 28% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
12

Conditions Treated

  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallstones
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Lipomas
  • Obesity
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
14

Procedures

  • Appendectomy
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.

Education

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Louisville
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Boston Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Boston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Brighams and Women's Hosp-Harvard
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wishnia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wishnia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wishnia to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Wishnia's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Wishnia accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Network Health
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO
  • UniCare
    UniCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Wishnia has admitting privileges

Newton - Wellesley Hospital
2014 Washington St
Newton, MA 02462
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