Dr. Ankesh Nigam, MD



General Surgery     -  New York,  Albany

 Overview

Dr. Ankesh Nigam, MD works in Albany, New York is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Johns Hopkins Hospital in 1992. Dr. Nigam is affiliated with Albany Medical Center Hospital and practicing for 30 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
  • Arthritic Metacarpophalangeal (MCP) Joints
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Charcot Reconstruction
  • Chronic Renal Insufficiency
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Dystonia 7, Torsion
  • Esophageal Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Exercise Management
  • Fear of Getting Married
  • Food Allergy - Tree Nuts
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Herpes Simplex Virus Antenatal Infection
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Jaw Dystonia
  • Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Marijuana Amotivational Syndrome
  • Memory Disorders
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Mongolian Spot
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Neurological Muscle Weakness
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Photosensitivity
  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Retrograde Pyetograms
  • Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesion
  • Spinal Spacer Procedure
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Throat Swab
  • Vertebral Artery Occlusion
  • Warts
  • Wrinkles

 Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hepatectomy
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 30

 State License

  • New York

 Spoken Languages

  • Hindi

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Residency Hospital


Johns Hopkins Hospital

Baltimore, MD, USA

Year completed: 1992

Medical School


Nyu School Med

New York, NY, USA

Graduated: 1990

 Awards

1   SSO

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Albany Medical Center Surgery

47 New Scotland Avenue
New York (NY)
Albany,
12208

  (518) 262-5623
Office Volume:    4 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    Yes

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Albany Medical Center Surgery, 47 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, New York (NY), 12208




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Emblem Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Fidelis Care
  • Fidelis Care HMO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • MVP Health Care PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Prism Blue Priority EPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Albany Medical Center Hospital photo


Albany Medical Center Hospital

43 New Scotland Avenue New York NY, Albany, 12208

Albany Medical Center Hospital is a hospital located in Albany, NY. This hospital reports jointly with The Children\'s Hospital at Albany Medical Center. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis c...




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