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

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

29 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 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 (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • 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

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
    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
    Surgery for obesity & related diseases. 2016 Mar -0. 12 (3): 496-499

  • Preoperative Endoscopy Prior to Bariatric Surgery: a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of the Literature

    Parikh, Manish; Liu, Jennifer; Vieira, Dorice; Tzimas, Demetrios; Horwitz, Daniel; Antony, Andrew; Saunders, John K; Ude-Welcome, Akuezunkpa; Goodman, Adam
    Obesity surgery. 2016 May 20. ?-?

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