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Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski

General Surgery
Bayonne, NJ
30 years experience male

Locations

Office

Bayonne, NJ

Address

31 West 8th Street, Bayonne, NJ
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Medicare

Great Lakes Health Plan

Horizon Health Care

Oxford Health Plans

Railroad Medicare

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

Vascular Surgery

Licenses

United States: New Jersey

Languages spoken

English, Polish, Russian

Doctor Q&A

72 Answers
17 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Could be gallstones: It could possibly be gallstones if you feel bloated, distended or having a pain in upper abdomen after a meal( more often after greasy or fried foods)... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Bleeding: This could be an ulcer in your stomach or duodenum which is bleeding. You should see your doctor and check your blood hemoglobin as soon as possible.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Should have it checked: If it is right under the skin or slightly deeper you should have it checked by a physician. It may get infected or grow larger in the future and beco... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Could be normal : This could be related to pain killers or antibiotics you have taken. Most of your irregularities usually go away in 6-8 weeks after surgery and if not... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Worsening varices?: did you treat your varicose veins? If not this is probably progression of the varicose veins. Suggest seeing surgeon who treats varicose veins.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Avoid constipation: First you should eliminate any conditions that cause hemorrhoids like constipation,straining, chronic cough.once you have them and they are inflamed y... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Ignore: Do: use compression stockings, elevate legs, exercise. Don't : use tight cloths on just upper leg.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Have it examined.: Lipomas are quite frequent and can happen almost everywhere on the body. Usually not painful but sometimes (especially if on top of the bone) may be q... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Could be a vein: This can possibly be a perforator vein causing you pain/burning/ache. Do you have any varicose veins or spider veins in the area? If yes then it's lik... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Yes: Hida scan has a high false positive rate, and is often unreliable. Therefore, it should be viewed in the context of other findings like ultrasound, li... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Ignore: Exercise intensively when thy symptoms are minor to avoid the need for surgery later.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Ignore: Discuss your symptoms and get examined by physician to get the best advice.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Possibly: most likely it will be ok but if you can I'd suggest to do it after just in case you get skin infection from the tattoo which is rare but can happen
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
CT scan: If there is nothing noted on physical exam then would possibly go for CT scan of abdomen and pelvis
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Many reasons: If it was subtotal colectomy with anasthomosis to rectum and protective iliostomy then most likley it's to check the anasthomosis prior to iliostomy ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Yes, it could cause : Lipomas are usually painless except if they are large or/and in certain locations over hard surface like ribs or in a tight location where they stret... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Yes it can: Anesthesia and surgery itself can often worsen the depression in the postoperative period for few days or even couple of weeks
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Bag is rarely needed: Colostomy( external bag ) is rarely needed for elective cancer surgery. It is more frequently used if the cancer is located very close to the anus, Al... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Ignore: Can be aspirated but if reoccurring frequently then will need surgical excision.
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
There's no set time: In the old days it used to be 3 attacks and surgery was indicated. Now we tend to rely on the severity of attacks, complications associated with attac... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Decrease symptoms: Placing a stent into a pancreatic or common bile duct for a patient with pancreatic cancer that is obstructing that duct may improve the symptoms of o... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
1 to 4 weeks : Depending on type of hernia, type of repair and type of work you do it can be as short as 1 week if your work does not involve more then 10-15lbs lift... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Ignore: Avoid greasy foods, fried foods and quick weight loss. Still, best treatment is laparoscopic surgery.
A male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
No it shouldn't : anal fissure will usually give you pain in the anal area and mostly after bowel movement. Colon perforation is a life threatening emergency presenting... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Abdominal pain : It all depends whether it is stomach, small bowel or large bowel. Most of them will present with a quite severe abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, fev... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Ignore: About fatty, fried foods, See a surgeon to be evaluated for gallbladder removal if recurring pains.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Yes: You will get your voice back. Just try not to talk too much for now, have some nice warm tea and give it 2-3 days.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Ignore: See a surgeon to evaluate your risk of complications if herniated not fixed. Avoid heavy lifting.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
If it leaking fluid: The site should usually close in 2-3 was and completely heal in 4-6 weeks. Sometimes it may need a stitch if the tube was there for very long.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Not likely: two weeks after surgery this is most likely postoperative pains. It should be improving every day and you can have some discomfort for 4-6 weeks. Howe... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Physical exam: Physical exam can indicate very large spleen but ultrasound would be more accurate. So is the CT scan but at a higher price and also involving radiati... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Ignore: Just present your symptoms like leg pain, bulging varicose veins, itching, swelling , restless leg.
A female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Probably normal: It's most likely normal due to the stitches placed during surgery but could also represent small hernia if the port site was not closed. Your surgeon... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Up to about 7 days.: It takes about 7 days and there's nothing really that can help to speed it up although some of my patient claim that walking and being active helps.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Yes: if the hernia contains intestines or bladder it can definitely give pelvic and abdominal pain. It can also cause nausea and vomiting
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
It's invasive: It's not as invasive as surgery but it can have some significant complications therefore it's done only if indicated. MRCP is often used as first test... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
No: no it should not but recommend stool softners or mild laxative to relieve the constipation which is usually due to the narcotic pain killers.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Consider ER: if there is any fever, nausea or vomiting you should go to ER
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Could be a muscle strain: Especially if you're doing anything strenuous. This could also be your gallbladder stones. In order to be more specific you need a physical exam or at... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
See specialist: If you continue to have the problems with the ankle for so long then you should definitely be evaluated by a specialist. I would recommend seeing ort... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Need more info: the dilated common bile duct is more concerning and could possibly cause your symptoms. I would more information to be able to discuss further testing... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Need more info: Difficult to say from the info you are giving. This could be just a normal discharge. The bast would be for you to have a breast exam at your GYN doct... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Yes it is safe: Hernia repair with mesh should not cause any problems with your natural delivery. Good luck with your baby.
A female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
No need to wait: There is no need to wait as hernia will usually heal in 6-8 was and your pregnancy will have no effect on the healing process.
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Yes, you can: Was your diagnosis a result of particular complain of pain or incidental finding? If it's just a small hernia you can probably go about your normal ac... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Check vascular study: I would evaluate for presence of peri feral arterial disease with ABIs and PVRs and also check for venous reflux if varicose veins or extensive spid... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
No. : If you have an infected pilonidal cyst without an abscess than you can try antibiotics but if abscess develops/ drainage then the best treatment is s... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zbigniew Moszczynski
General Surgery 30 years experience
Could be UTI: Usually this surgery has nothing to do with your urinary tract. However, if you had a urine Catheter placed during the surgery you could possibly deve... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Moszczynski is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Moszczynski is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) thank you so do you know the side effects
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Thank u,yes see gi not for3wks,cbd is 1cm,gallbladder 10 an hydrop,thx
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York University School of Medicine
Graduated 1992MD

Residency

NYU HOSPITALS CENTER
Completed 1997

Awards

Top NJ Doctors Picked by Nurses, NJ Monthly 2010

Affiliations

American College of Surgeons
American Venous Forum
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
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