Dr. Marc Bessler

General Surgery
New York, NY
35 years experience male

Locations

Office

New York, NY

Address

161 Fort Washington Ave, New York, NY
Directions

Insurances accepted

BlueCross BlueShield

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

General Surgery

Bariatrics

Doctor Q&A

20 Answers
2 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A male asked:
Dr. Marc Bessler
35 years experience General Surgery
If : If blood supply is completely cut of it is an emergency and can lead to death of the bowel within hours or the bowel can die and ultimately the patien ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Bessler
35 years experience General Surgery
Your : Your symptoms are concerning and should be further evaluated. A general surgeon is the type of doctor you should see and you may need a cat scan or MR ... Read More
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1 thank
A female asked:
Dr. Marc Bessler
35 years experience General Surgery
This : This could be one of many problems includin ruptured appendicitis or gallbladder infection. You should be evaluated by a doctor and will likely need s ... Read More
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2 thanks

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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Nov 27, 2012
I endorse this doctor. Marc Bessler is an internationally respected surgeon specializing in bariatric weight loss surgery. He is a leader in the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery ...Read More
Nov 27, 2012
Dr. Bessler stands out as a innovator in the areas of foregut surgery, including bariatrics, anti-reflux and esophageal surgery.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Bessler is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York University School of Medicine
Graduated 1989MD

Medical/Graduate school

Yeshiva University
Graduated 1985MD

Residency

New York Presbyterian Hospital

Residency

New York Presbyterian Hospital

Awards

Best Doctors in New York, New York Magazine
Resident Achievement Award, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons

Affiliations

Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
American Society for Bariatric Surgery
Association for Academic Surgery
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