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

minimally invasive surgery, colorectal surgery, biliary disease, cancer surgery, hernia, gastrointestinal cancer, stomach bypass, liver surgery, gastrointestinal surgery, gallbladder surgery, hernia repair procedure, abdomen surgery
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  • Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery

Education and Training

  • 2007
  • Fellowship, Hackensack University Medical Center, Laparoscopic Surgery
  • 2001
  • MD from Georgetown University


Locations and Appointments

32 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • 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
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

NYU General Surgery Associates
550 1st Avenue
New York, NY 10016

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My Research

Bariatric Surgery


  • The Surgical Apgar Score Predicts Postoperative ICU Admission

    Glass, Nina E; Pinna, Antonio; Masi, Antonio; Rosman, Alan S; Neihaus, Dena; Okochi, Shunpei; Saunders, John K; Hatzaras, Ioannis; Cohen, Steven; Berman, Russell; Newman, Elliot; Pachter, H Leon; Gouge, Thomas H; Melis, Marcovalerio 2015 Jan; 259-264, Journal of gastrointestinal surgery — id: 1435842, year: 2015, page: 259, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Imbalanced expression of Tif1gamma inhibits pancreatic ductal epithelial cell growth

    Ligr, Martin; Wu, Xinyu; Daniels, Garrett; Zhang, David; Wang, Huamin; Hajdu, Cristina; Wang, Jinhua; Pan, Ruimin; Pei, Zhiheng; Zhang, Lanjing; Melis, Marcovalerio; Pincus, Matthew R; Saunders, John K; Lee, Peng; Xu, Ruliang 2014; 196-210, American journal of cancer research — id: 1051012, year: 2014, page: 196, stat: Journal Article
  • Validation of the surgical apgar score in a veteran population undergoing general surgery

    Melis, Marcovalerio; Pinna, Antonio; Okochi, Shunpei; Masi, Antonio; Rosman, Alan S; Neihaus, Dena; Saunders, John K; Newman, Elliot; Gouge, Thomas H 2014 Feb; 218-225, Journal of the American College of Surgeons — id: 759732, year: 2014, page: 218, stat: Journal Article
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