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Dr. Zachary Gleit, MD

Dr. Zachary Gleit, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 54


Dr. Zachary Gleit, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in general surgery.


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(212) 305-0319

Dr. Gleit accepts the following insurance:

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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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gleit's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Inguinal Hernia
very high
very high

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
very high
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

Dr. Gleit's conditions and procedures:

Abscess
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lung Cancer
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Splenectomy
Stomach Surgery
Tracheal Surgery
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

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

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Gleit's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gleit

4.5

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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I had to have surgery for an incisional hernia. It was a very big hernia. Dr. Gleit was recommended to me as on of the best in NY for this kind of surgery. He explained everything very precisely in my pre-operation consult with me and the surgery went very well, with a very good recovery along the...Read More
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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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