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We found 7 providers matching minimally invasive surgery near Hampton Bays, NY.

Dr. Arthur P Rosiello, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery
225 W. Montauk Highway
Hampton Bays, NY
 

Dr. Arthur Rosiello sees patients in Riverhead, NY, East Setauket, NY, and Hampton Bays, NY. His medical specialty is neurosurgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Rosiello include acoustic neuroma, kyphoplasty (vertebral augmentation), and herniated disc. Patient ratings for Dr. Rosiello average 4.0 stars out of 5. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, HealthSmart, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield. He is a graduate of SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. For his professional training, Dr. Rosiello completed residency programs at a hospital affiliated with Harvard Medical School and a hospital affiliated with New York University (NYU). He has received distinctions including Fellow of The American College Of; Surgeons; and 01/01/93 A.m.a. Physicians Recognition. Dr. Rosiello (or staff) is conversant in Mandarin, Spanish, and Cantonese. He is professionally affiliated with Peconic Bay Medical Center, St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY), and Stony Brook University Hospital. Dr. Rosiello has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , vertebroplasty, minimally invasive surgery, kyphoplasty (vertebral augmentation)

All Interests: Kyphoplasty, Radiculopathy, Brain Cancer, Lower Back Pain, Lower Back Problems, Degenerative Disc ... (Read more)

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Dr. Yefim Rafail Sheynkin, MD
Specializes in Urology
225 W. Montauk Highway
Hampton Bays, NY
 

Dr. Yefim Sheynkin specializes in urology (urinary tract disease). Dr. Sheynkin (or staff) speaks Spanish, German, and French. These areas are among his clinical interests: microsurgery, minimally invasive surgery, and kidney stones. Dr. Sheynkin is a graduate of First Moscow Medical Institute. His residency was performed at Maimonides Medical Center. He accepts Viant, Healthfirst, and CIGNA Plans, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive surgery

All Interests: Prostate Problems, Infertility, Microsurgery, Kidney Stones, Vasectomy, Minimally Invasive Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Tracy Marlene Pfeifer, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
25 Montauk Highway; Po Box 1609
Quogue, NY
 

Dr. Tracy Pfeifer is a plastic surgery specialist in New York, NY, Great Neck, NY, and Quogue, NY. She is rated highly by her patients. Clinical interests for Dr. Pfeifer include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. She is affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital, Glen Cove Hospital, and Southampton Hospital. Dr. Pfeifer is accepting new patients. After completing medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, she performed her residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. She has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Dermabrasion, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, Microsurgery, Laser ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma, Sports Medicine
225 W. Montauk Highway
Hampton Bays, NY
 

Dr. Stephen Kottmeier works as an orthopedic traumatologist and sports medicine specialist in East Setauket, NY and Hampton Bays, NY. Dr. Kottmeier's clinical interests include arthroscopic surgery, knee surgery, and osteoarthritis. He is affiliated with Peconic Bay Medical Center, St. Catherine of Siena Hospital, and Stony Brook University Hospital. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, Viant, and more. After attending SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine for medical school, Dr. Kottmeier completed his residency training at Kings County Hospital Center.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Replacement, Shoulder Surgery, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $8,055
  • Medicare Cost: $640
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Dr. Trevor Anthony Verga, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
34 East Mountauk Highway
Hampton Bays, NY
 

Dr. Trevor Verga is an adult cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm) specialist. Areas of expertise for Dr. Verga include stress echo, permanent pacemaker implantation, and heart failure. HealthSmart, Viant, and Healthfirst are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Verga honors. Before completing his residency at North Shore University Hospital, Dr. Verga attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Dr. Verga is professionally affiliated with St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY), St. Catherine of Siena Hospital, and Stony Brook University Hospital.

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Clinical Interests: Atrial Fibrillation, Stress Echo, Permanent Pacemaker Implantation, Heart Problems, CT Scan, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 32
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,432 - $3,897
  • Medicare Cost: $574 - $996
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Dr. Roger Fan, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
34 E Montauk Highway
Hampton Bays, NY
 

Dr. Roger Fan specializes in adult cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology (heart rhythm). Clinical interests for Dr. Fan include permanent pacemaker implantation, electrophysiological (EP) study, and ventricular tachycardia. Viant, Healthfirst, and CIGNA Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Fan honors. Before completing his residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dr. Fan attended medical school at Yale School of Medicine. He has received the distinction of New York Rising Stars. Dr. Fan is professionally affiliated with Northport VA Medical Center and Stony Brook University Hospital.

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Clinical Interests: Ventricular Tachycardia, Atrial Fibrillation, Permanent Pacemaker Implantation, Radiofrequency ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 36
  • Uninsured Cost: $4,000 - $8,500
  • Medicare Cost: $577 - $1,044
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
182 W Montauk Highway; Suite C-1
Hampton Bays, NY
 

Dr. Mark Creighton specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Creighton graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Creighton include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Creighton accepts Child Health Plus, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He speaks German.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Hip Problems, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee ... (Read more)

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What is Minimally Invasive Surgery?

Minimally invasive surgery is surgery performed using tiny tools and several small incisions instead of one large one. First performed in the 1980s, minimally invasive surgery has now become commonly used for all kinds of procedures because it offers so many benefits over traditional surgery.

Since minimally invasive surgery minimizes the amount of injury that a patient experiences by avoiding a large incision, it typically results in fewer issues after surgery. There tend to be fewer stitches needed, less scarring, less pain, a faster recovery time, and a lower risk of infection. Some minimally invasive procedures even require less anesthesia than usual.

There are three main types of minimally invasive surgery:
  • Laparoscopic surgery, where several small incisions are made. A tiny camera is inserted into one, and the surgeon looks at the procedure on a video screen while moving tools through the other openings.
  • Endoscopic surgery, which is performed using an endoscope. An endoscope is a thin, hollow tube that contains a camera. It can be inserted either through a small incision or an existing opening such as the nose. Tiny tools can be passed through the tube to the area that needs to be worked on.
  • Robotic surgery, which uses tools that are even smaller and more precise than laparoscopic tools. The tools and camera are inserted through a small opening, and then the surgeon controls the robot from a computer in another room.

Minimally invasive surgery is not the right choice in every situation. However in many cases, it makes surgery less difficult to handle.