Dr. Sarah Cate, MD

Dr. Sarah Cate, MD

Breast Oncology  ·  
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Dr. Sarah Cate, MD is a breast oncology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in 2007 and specializes in breast oncology.

325 W 15th St

New York, NY 10011

Contact Information

(212) 367-0133

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Mastectomy
normal
more than 71% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 71% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cate "Dr. Cate provides warm, comprehensive breast care, and is up to date on the latest research on treatments for breast cancer and benign disease. "

1  Specialties

  • Breast Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

11  Conditions Treated

15  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Exam
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Yeshiva University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Westchester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Beth Israel Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cate has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cate's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cate

4.4

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
6.666666666666667%
(1)

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I will never run out of good things to say about Dr. Cate. I am a high anxiety, type A, ask 400 questions type of patient & she set me 100% at ease, which is not an easy task at all. I had a preventative bilateral mastectomy & I felt that I was in incredible, skilled, caring hands the entire time....Read More
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M.P in NY – Jul 13, 2018
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Dr Sarah Cates is my Oncologist Surgeon and I’m extremely blessed to have her take care of me.Utterly amazing in her skills,full of compassion and sincerity towards her patients.Considerate & informative it felt like visiting a friend on appointments not discussing how or when something will...Read More
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Elizabeth Abdelkereem in New York – May 24, 2018
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Dr. Cate is compassionate. She made me feel so comfortable. She helped ease the strain of this difficult time. I have complete faith in her.
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Fishkill, NY – Jan 25, 2017
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I saw Dr.Cate for a pretty severe abcess in my breast.she was kind, caring and professional. Although she had no time in her schedule She squeezed me in between surgeries. She still took her time with me, drained the abscess with little to no pain. She Was comprehensive and knowledgable. I would...Read More
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Judy in Brooklyn, NY – Oct 29, 2016
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I developed a terrible abscess after breastfeeding my newborn for 3 weeks. I saw another doctor who tried to aspirate it and caused an exorbitant amount of pain. Dr. Cate was knowledgable, warm, caring and sympathetic. She took care to make sure the area was numb before draining it. She called...Read More
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Vera in New York, NY – Aug 24, 2016
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