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36 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael La Quaglia is Excellent. Dr. La Quaglia has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael La Quaglia, MD is board certified in Pediatric Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 25 areas:
  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Carcinoma
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatoblastoma
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Removal (Hepatectomy)
  • Local Neoplasm Recurrence
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphatic Metastasis
  • Mediastinum Cancer (Mediastinal Neoplasm)
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Neuroectodermal Tumors
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
  • Skeletal Muscle Cancer (Rhabdomyosarcoma)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Smooth Muscle Cancer (Leiomyosarcoma)
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Education & Awards

Dr. La Quaglia graduated from UMDNJ, Newark. He has 5 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Abdominal Cancer (Abdominal Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2003 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2015)


Dr. La Quaglia has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering 
  • Hospital For Special Surgery 


  • Hebrew
  • Spanish
  • Greek
  • Mandarin
  • German
  • Italian
  • French
  • Cantonese
  • Portuguese
  • Chinese

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael P La Quaglia MD is a male Pediatric Surgeon, has 36 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Surgery.
Where does Dr. Michael P. La Quaglia practice?
Dr. Michael La Quaglia has 1 office location.
Dr. Michael La Quaglia practices Pediatric Surgery near New York, NY.
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