Dr. Thangamani Seenivasan, MD

Dr. Thangamani Seenivasan, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Thangamani Seenivasan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Somerville, NJ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University in 1985 and specializes in general surgery, colon & rectal surgery, and more.

30 Rehill Ave Ste 3400

Somerville, NJ 08876

Contact Information

(908) 725-2400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 87% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 86% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
high
more than 83% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Oncology
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cholecystoenterostomy
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Gastrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Gastroenterostomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 8/13/2013
    Amount or Range: $875,000.00
    State: New Jersey
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

  • Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Maimondies Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Seenivasan has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Seenivasan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Seenivasan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Seenivasan to family and friends
3.9
based on 21 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Seenivasan's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Warren, NJ
I've had great experience with Dr. Seenivasan. He was warm and caring when delivering my cancer diagnosis and continues to be supportive throughout treatment.
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Professional, knowledgeable, excellent surgical technique and outcome.
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in Plainfield, NJ
Judgmental & pompous. I wouldn't let him removal a hangnail from my body. Keep in mind, if it's easy to get an appointment, beware.
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