Dr. Tomoaki Kato, MD

Transplant Surgery •  Male • Age 56

  

Dr. Tomoaki Kato, MD is a transplant surgery specialist in New York, NY. He specializes in transplant surgery and pediatric transplant hepatology.


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Dr. Kato saved my life. He is a caring and compassionate doctor. He was the surgeon who performed my liver transplant on thanksgiving day 2015. I will be forever grateful to him.
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(212) 235-1519

Dr. Kato accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Kato's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Organ Transplant
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Intestinal and Multivisceral Transplant
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Transplant
  • Organ Transplant
  • Pediatric Liver Transplants
  • Pediatric Transplant Surgery
  • Sarcoma
  • Small Bowel Resection
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery
  • Visceral Ischemic Syndrome

About Me

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Transplant Surgery
  • Pediatric Transplant Hepatology

Education

1992
Osaka University Hospital
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • Japanese
  • English

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72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average