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Dr. Toyooki Sonoda, MD

Dr. Toyooki Sonoda, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 51


Dr. Toyooki Sonoda, MD is a general surgery specialist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.


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(516) 399-1462

Dr. Sonoda accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sonoda's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intestinal Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sonoda treats Intestinal Abscess more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Sonoda treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Abscess
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sonoda treats Abscess more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Sonoda treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Brain Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Dental Abscess
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laryngeal Abscess
  • Liver Abscess
  • Lung Abscess
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Prostatic Abscess
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Renal Abscess
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess
Anal and Rectal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sonoda treats Anal and Rectal Cancer more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Sonoda treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anal Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer

Dr. Sonoda'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 or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • 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
  • Laparotomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • 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
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Toyooki Sonoda, MD is an Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Associate Attending Surgeon at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Sonoda treats a wide variety of colon and rectal d...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2000
Cleveland Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Cleveland Clinic
Residency Hospital
1994
University of California San Francisco Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1993
Yale School Of Medicine
Medical School
2000
1999
1998
1994
1993

Languages

  • Japanese
  • English

Awards

Dr. Sonoda's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sonoda

3.7

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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(7)

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Very few,physicians come close to my father,who was revered doctor! Dr.Sonoda happens to be one of those rare individuals! He preformed a very difficult procedure on me,which none of the other doctors were willing to try.,,,,,, I am elated to report,that,as of yesterday I have passed my five year...Read More
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Dr. Sonoda is an amazing, wonderful, excellent world class surgeon and person. His bedside manner is wonderful as well. He has saved my mother's life numerous times and he has operated on her twice. We are so grateful for having him in our lives. He has been a godsend I don't know where we would...Read More
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Saved my life in an emergency surgery situation. I spent a month in the hospital post op and he had the most amazing bedside manner with his daily visits. He helped make a horrible situation manageable. He gave me an opportunity to have a life with my family and now two sons.
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Dr Sonoda is a gifted surgeon and wonder man . He is professional, patient and informative . The Nursing staff at NY Presbyterian love and respect him which is extremely important . His post opertive follow up care is so helpful and he makes himself available . I am a healthy 56 year old RN...Read More
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Amazing doctor! Spent over an hour on my initial appointment getting to know my health history! Recommended and did surgery. Took out about a foot of my sigmoid colon due to diverticulitis! Went without a hitch! Excellent experience!!!
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