Dr. Zachary Gleit, MD

Dr. Zachary Gleit, MD

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53 y/o
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Dr. Zachary Gleit, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

Columbia University Medical Center Surgery

161 Fort Washington Ave # 620

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • SelectCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Gleit's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Inguinal Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gleit treats Inguinal Hernia more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Gleit treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Hernia Repair
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gleit performs Hernia Repair more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Gleit performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gleit performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Gleit performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

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

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2001
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
  • 1998
    Newyork-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1995
    Newyork-Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1993
    Harvard Medical School
    Medical School
    1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Gleit's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gleit

4.5

Based on 21 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Gliet repaired 3 abdominal hernias I had developed due to previous abdominal surgeries. In my opinion, he is the best and I would recommend him to anyone needing hernia surgery. He pays attention to his patients, and spends plenty of time explaining the surgery, the expected outcome, and...Read More
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Extremely knowledgeable, professional and quick service. Dr. Gleit repaired my hernia in less than two hours. I woke up, then went home. Next morning, I felt great, much better than I expected.
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Having Dr. Gleit for my inguinal hernia repair was definitely a right choice. He is a highly professional physician, and his staff is well trained.
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Dr. Gleit is a great doctor: very professional, with excellent surgical skills, very knowledgeable , and great bedside manner. He repaired my bilateral inguinal hernia. The incisions are small and the pain has been minimal during recovery. He is also very patient. He answered all my questions...Read More
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Dr. Gleit is very professional. I went to see him for an incisional hernia. During the consultation, he apologized for making us wait and then thoroughly reviewed my medical history and did a physical. At the end, he patiently responded to all of my husband's and my questions. He didn't push us to...Read More
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Aetna
Affinity Health Plan
Amida Care
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth
GHI HMO
GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
MagnaCare
Medicare
MultiPlan
Oxford Health Plans
SelectCare
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
Vytra Health Plans

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