Dr. Sebastiano Cassaro, MD



General Surgery     -  New York,  New York


 Overview

Dr. Sebastiano Cassaro, MD works in New York, New York is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Cabrini Med Center in 1982. Dr. Cassaro is affiliated with Beth Israel Medical Center - Kings Highway Division, Beth Israel Medical Center and practicing for 39 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Charcot Reconstruction
  • Chronic Renal Insufficiency
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Esophageal Tumor
  • Facial Paresthesia
  • Fear of Getting Married
  • Food Allergy - Tree Nuts
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Genetic Testing
  • Herpes Simplex Virus Antenatal Infection
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Memory Disorders
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Mongolian Spot
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Skin Lesion
  • Vertebral Artery Occlusion

 Procedures

  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Colectomy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • 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)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Vein Procedure

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 39

 State License

  • Maine
  • New York

 Spoken Languages

  • Spanish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


Cabrini Med Center

New York, NY, USA

Year completed: 1982

Medical School


Universita Degli Studi Di Genova, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia

GENOVA, Italy
Graduated: 1980

 Awards

1   Association Cs
2   SAGES
3   Association Pds
4   Association Academic Surgeons

 Dr. Cassaro Ratings

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Great surgeon, attentive and skillful. Would recommend to a friend.

21 January 2012, 03:42United States
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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Washington Heights Medical Assocs

130 Wadsworth Avenue
New York (NY)
New York,
10033

  (212) 928-5959
Office Volume:    35 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No


Other Office Locations

 Daliana and Cassaro Sgcl Assocs

247 3rd Avenue
New York (NY)
New York,
10010

  (212) 995-9790
 Manhattan's Physician Group

1865 Amsterdam Avenue
New York (NY)
New York,
10031

  (212) 491-2400

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Washington Heights Medical Assocs, 130 Wadsworth Avenue, New York, New York (NY), 10033




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • ABCD HMO
  • Access Plus Savenet
  • Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Basic Exclusive PPO for Small Business
  • Basic PPO
  • Blue & Gold HMO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Covered California - Bronze PPO
  • Emblem Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Employer Group HMO
  • Fidelis Care
  • Fidelis Care HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Freedom Plan
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Individual and Family PPO
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
  • Pathway X Guided Access HMO
  • Power Select HMO
  • Priority Select HMO
  • Select Plus HMO
  • SelectHealth
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Beth Israel Medical Center - Kings Highway Division photo


Beth Israel Medical Center - Kings Highway Division

3201 Kings Highway New York NY, Brooklyn, 11234

Beth Israel Medical Center - Kings Highway Division is a hospital located in Brooklyn, NY. This hospital reports jointly with Beth Israel Medical Center. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis c...






Beth Israel Medical Center

1st Avenue At 16th Street New York NY, New York, 10003

Beth Israel Medical Center, one of New York City's premier hospitals, serves as the Manhattan Campus for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Beth Israel serves the diverse populations of New York, with three major divisions located throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn:• Petrie Campus – First ...


 (212) 420-2000



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