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NYU Langone Provider

Fareed Cheema, MD

NYU Langone Provider
  • Specialties: Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery
  • Treats: Adults
  • Languages: English, Urdu
  • Phone: 718-630-8600
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Conditions and Treatments

Conditions
  • abdominal abscess
  • abdominal adhesions
  • abdominal hernia
  • abdominal infection
  • abdominal mass
  • abdominal pain
  • abdominal tumor
  • achalasia
  • appendicitis
  • appendix tumor
  • barrett's esophagus
  • bile duct stone
  • biliary colic
  • biliary disease
  • biliary stricture
  • boil
  • bowel obstruction
  • cellulitis
  • cholecystitis
  • delayed gastric emptying
  • diabetes
  • disorder of soft tissue
  • enlarged spleen
  • enteritis
  • epigastric hernia
  • epithelial cyst
  • esophageal disorder
  • esophageal spasm
  • fatty tumor
  • femoral hernia
  • foreign body in digestive tract
  • gallbladder disease
  • gallbladder dyskinesia
  • gallbladder polyp
  • gallstone disease
  • gastritis
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • gastrointestinal cancer
  • gastrointestinal disease
  • gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumor
  • gastrointestinal stromal tumor
  • hernia
  • hiatal hernia
  • ileostomy
  • incarcerated hernia
  • incisional hernia
  • infectious colitis
  • inguinal hernia
  • intestinal fistula
  • intestinal mass
  • jejunostomy
  • lymphadenopathy
  • metabolism
  • obesity
  • pancreatitis
  • paraesophageal hernia
  • peptic ulcer disease
  • recurrent hernia
  • small bowel obstruction
  • small intestine tumor
  • spigelian hernia
  • spleen cyst
  • spleen disorder
  • spleen injury
  • spleen mass
  • sports hernia
  • stomach cancer
  • stomach disease
  • stomach tumor
  • stomach ulcer
  • swallowing difficulty
  • type 2 diabetes
  • ulcer disease, gastrointestinal
  • umbilical hernia
  • ventral hernia
  • weight loss
Treatments
  • abdomen surgery
  • appendectomy
  • bloodless surgery
  • cancer surgery
  • endoscopy
  • esophageal sphincter augmentation
  • esophageal surgery
  • esophagectomy
  • excision of the spleen
  • feeding tube
  • fundoplication
  • gallbladder surgery
  • gastrectomy
  • gastric banding
  • gastrointestinal surgery
  • gastroscopy
  • hernia repair procedure
  • intestine surgery
  • laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • laparoscopic gastrostomy
  • lysis of adhesions
  • minimally invasive surgery
  • muscle biopsy
  • robotic assisted surgery
  • stomach bypass
  • stomach surgery
  • therapeutic procedure
  • upper endoscopy (egd)
  • weight control
  • wound healing

Positions
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery, 2021
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Minimally Invasive Surgery and Bariatric Surgery, 2022
  • Residency, Montefiore Medical Center, General Surgery, 2021
  • MD from Drexel University, 2020

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This provider accepts the following insurance plans.

  • Aetna
     
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Indemnity
    • Aetna International
    • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
    • Aetna Open Access EPO
    • Aetna Open Access HMO
    • Aetna POS
    • Aetna POS (American Express Employer)
    • Aetna PPO
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
    • Aetna Student Plan
    • Allied
    • Chesterfield Resources Inc
    • Christian Brothers Services
    • CoreSource
    • Healthscope
    • Nippon Life of America-Aetna
    • Nippon Life-Aetna
    • Starmark
    • WellNet
  • Agewell
     
    • Agewell Managed Medicaid
    • Agewell Medicare
  • Amida Care
     
    • Amida Care Medicaid
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
     
    • BCBS Blue Access EPO Large Group
    • BCBS Blue Access EPO Small Group
    • BCBS Blue Access GEPO Small Group
    • BCBS Blue Access PPO Large Group
    • BCBS EPO
    • BCBS EPO (BlackRock Employees)
    • BCBS EPO - Empire EPO (NYU Langone Employees)
    • BCBS EPO - Empire EPO (Sunset Park/Family Health Center Employees)
    • BCBS EPO - Empire NYU Care (NYU Langone Employees)
    • BCBS EPO - Empire NYU Care (Sunset Park/Family Health Center Employees)
    • BCBS Federal Program
    • BCBS Florida Blue Care HMO
    • BCBS Florida Blue Medicare PPO
    • BCBS Florida Blue Options PPO
    • BCBS Florida Blue Select
    • BCBS Florida MyBlue HMO
    • BCBS Florida Simply Blue
    • BCBS Florida Traditional PPC
    • BCBS HMO
    • BCBS Indemnity
    • BCBS Local 32BJ Employees
    • BCBS Mediblue Medicare HMO
    • BCBS Mediblue Medicare PPO
    • BCBS Mediblue Select HMO/Extra HMO
    • BCBS POS
    • BCBS PPO
    • BCBS PPO (BlackRock Employees)
    • BCBS PPO - Empire PPO (Sunset Park/Family Health Center Employees)
    • BCBS PPO/EPO Small Group
    • New York Hotel Trades
  • Centerlight Healthcare
     
    • CenterLight Healthcare DIRECT
    • CenterLight Healthcare PACE
    • CenterLight Healthcare Select
    • Centerlight Pace Medicare HMO
  • Centers Plan For Healthy Living
     
    • Centers Plan For Healthy Living
  • Cigna
     
    • Apwu Health Plan
    • Cigna Oscar
    • Cigna Great West PPO
    • Cigna HMO
    • Cigna Indemnity
    • Cigna Managed Care/POS
    • Cigna Medicare Advantage
    • Cigna NALC
    • Cigna Open Access
    • Cigna Open Access PPO
    • Cigna PPO
    • Cigna Premier Plus
    • Great West HMO
    • MVP-Cigna Network
    • Wellfleet-NYU Student
  • Empire BCBS Health Plus
     
    • BCBS Healthplus Essential Plan 1
    • BCBS Healthplus Essential Plan 2
    • BCBS Healthplus Essential Plan 3
    • BCBS Healthplus Essential Plan 4
    • BCBS Healthplus Gatekeeper exchange
    • BCBS Healthplus Mediblue Advantage
    • BCBS Healthplus NY Child Health Plus NY
    • BCBS Healthplus NY Medicaid Managed Care NY
    • BCBS Healthplus Special Needs
    • Empire Mediblue Healthplus Dual
  • Fidelis Care
     
    • Fidelis Care Bronze Exchange
    • Fidelis Care Catastrophic Cvg Exchange
    • Fidelis Care Child Health Plus
    • Fidelis Care Gold Exchange
    • Fidelis Care Medicaid Managed Care
    • Fidelis Care Native American Exchange
    • Fidelis Care Platinum Exchange
    • Fidelis Care Silver Exchange
    • Fidelis Essential Plan 1
    • Fidelis Essential Plan 2
    • Fidelis Essential Plan 3
    • Fidelis Essential Plan 4
    • Wellcare by Fidelis Care Medicare
  • GHI
     
    • GHI Medicare Supplement
  • HIP
     
    • HIP Medicare Supplement
  • Humana
     
    • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Magnacare
     
    • Bricklayers Ins and Welfare Fund
    • Magnacare PPO
  • Medicaid of New York
     
    • NYS Medicaid
  • Medicare
     
    • Medicare Part B
  • Metroplus
     
    • Metroplus Bronze Plus Plan Exchange
    • Metroplus Child Health Plus
    • Metroplus Essential Plan 1 and 2
    • Metroplus Essential Plan 3 and 4
    • Metroplus Gold
    • Metroplus Gold Care 2
    • Metroplus Gold Plus Plan Exchange
    • Metroplus Medicaid Managed Care
    • Metroplus Medicare
    • Metroplus Medplus Plan Exchange
    • Metroplus Platinum Plus Plan Exchange
    • Metroplus Silver Plus Plan Exchange
  • Multiplan
     
    • AXA Assistance USA
    • Administrative Concepts
    • Beech Street PPO
    • Diversified Administration Corporation
    • Fiserv Health
    • GEHA
    • Global Excel
    • Global Health
    • Guardian Life Insurance Co Of America
    • Health Net Of California
    • Health Republic Of NJ
    • Humana Health Plan
    • Insurance Design Administrators
    • Kaiser Foundation
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Meritain Health
    • Multiplan PPO
    • Multiplan-Capital Dist Phys Health
    • Mutual Of Omaha
    • Nippon Life Ins Co
    • PHCS
    • Professional Benefit Admin
    • Qualcare Inc
    • Screen Actors Guild
    • Teamsters Allied Benefits
    • US Life Insurance Company
  • NYSHIP - The Empire Plan
     
    • NYS Health Insurance Plan - The Empire Plan
  • Oxford
     
    • Oxford Health Plans Freedom
    • Oxford Health Plans Liberty
  • POMCO Insurance Company
     
    • POMCO Insurance Company
  • Partners Health Plan Inc
     
    • Partners Health Plan FIDA
    • Partners Health Plan Medicaid
    • Partners Health Plan Medicare
  • Qualcare Inc.
     
    • Qualcare Direct
  • Railroad Medicare
     
    • Palmetto GBA Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
     
    • TriWest
    • Tricare
    • US Family Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
     
    • AARP Medicare Complete
    • AARP Medicare Complete Mosaic
    • Bind Benefits inc
    • Oxford Health Plans Medicare Advantage
    • UMR
    • United Healthcare AARP
    • United Healthcare All Savers
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • United Healthcare Choice (AMEX employees)
    • United Healthcare Choice (Blackrock employees)
    • United Healthcare Choice (CBS employees)
    • United Healthcare EPO
    • United Healthcare EPO (NYU Langone Health Employees)
    • United Healthcare HMO
    • United Healthcare Indemnity
    • United Healthcare Indemnity (NYU Langone Health Employees)
    • United Healthcare Medicare
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare POS
    • United Healthcare PPO
    • United Healthcare Plus (NYU Langone Health Employees)
    • United Healthcare Student Resources
    • United Healthcare Value, Advantage and HDHP (New York University employees)
    • UnitedHealthcare Choice (NY Power Authority Employees)
  • VA Community Care Network
     
    • VA CCN Optum
  • VNS Choice Advantage
     
    • VNS Medicare Advantage
    • VNS NY Choice Select Health
  • Village Care
     
    • VillageCare
  • WTC Health Program
     
    • WTC Health Program
  • Wellcare
     
    • WellCare Medicare
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NYU Langone Brooklyn Medical Arts Pavilion

8714 Fifth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11209

NYU Langone Medical Associates - West Brighton

2857 West 8th Street, Suite 200, Brooklyn, NY 11224

Interests

Bariatric, Hernia, Weight Loss, Robotic Surgery, General Surgery

Research Summary
My research focuses on improving access to care for weight loss and hernia patients as well as on improving resident education. My colleagues and I have also been researching on the latest innovative techniques in hernia repairs in order to optimize outcomes.

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