John Saunders at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

John K. Saunders, MD

  • Specialties: General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-7302

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

hernia repair procedure, colorectal surgery, gastrointestinal cancer, liver surgery, biliary disease, hernia, abdomen surgery, minimally invasive surgery, stomach bypass, cancer surgery, gastrointestinal surgery, gallbladder surgery
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Credentials

Positions
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery, 2006
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Hackensack University Medical Center, Laparoscopic Surgery, 2007
  • Residency, New York University School of Medicine, Surgery (General), 2006
  • MD from Georgetown University, 2001
Departments

Locations and Appointments

View Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Indemnity
    • Aetna Medicare
    • Aetna POS
    • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna
    • Cigna EPO/POS
    • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • HealthSmart
    • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana
    • Humana Medicare
  • MagnaCare
    • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicaid
    • NY Medicaid
  • Medicare
    • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS
    • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • Oscar
    • Oscar
  • Oxford
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
  • UHC
    • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
    • UnitedHealthcare EPO
    • UnitedHealthcare HMO
    • UnitedHealthcare POS
    • UnitedHealthcare PPO
    • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
NYU General Surgery Associates

550 1st Avenue
New York, NY 10016

Contact

Phone: 212-263-7302

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My Research

Publications

  • Three-year follow-up comparing metabolic surgery versus medical weight management in patients with type 2 diabetes and BMI 30-35. The role of sRAGE biomarker as predictor of satisfactory outcomes

    Horwitz, Daniel; Saunders, John K; Ude-Welcome, Aku; Marie Schmidt, Ann; Dunn, Van; Leon Pachter, H; Parikh, Manish Horwitz, Daniel; Saunders, John K; Ude-Welcome, Aku; Marie Schmidt, Ann; Dunn, Van; Leon Pachter, H; Parikh, Manish
    Surgery for obesity & related diseases. 2016 Jan 21. ?-?

  • Insurance-mandated medical weight management before bariatric surgery

    Horwitz, Daniel; Saunders, John K; Ude-Welcome, Akuezunkpa; Parikh, Manish Horwitz, Daniel; Saunders, John K; Ude-Welcome, Akuezunkpa; Parikh, Manish
    Surgery for obesity & related diseases. 2016 Mar -0. 12 (3): 496-499

  • Use of the surgical Apgar score to enhance Veterans Affairs Surgical Quality Improvement Program surgical risk assessment in veterans undergoing major intra-abdominal surgery

    Masi, Antonio; Amodeo, Salvatore; Hatzaras, Ioannis; Pinna, Antonio; Rosman, Alan S; Cohen, Steven; Saunders, John K; Berman, Russell; Newman, Elliot; Ballantyne, Garth H; Pachter, Leon H; Melis, Marcovalerio Masi, Antonio; Amodeo, Salvatore; Hatzaras, Ioannis; Pinna, Antonio; Rosman, Alan S; Cohen, Steven; Saunders, John K; Berman, Russell; Newman, Elliot; Ballantyne, Garth H; Pachter, Leon H; Melis, Marcovalerio
    American journal of surgery. 2016 Jul 21. ?-?

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