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Surgical Specialist, Colorectal Surgeon (colon & rectum)
32 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(21)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Stephen Gorfine is Excellent. Dr. Gorfine has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.2
  • Currently 2.1875 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.2
  • Currently 2.2352941176471 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.4117647058824 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.3529411764706 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.5
  • Currently 3.4705882352941 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Stephen Gorfine, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Anal Gland Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Ileostomy
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Restorative Proctocolectomy
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Gorfine graduated from University of Massachusetts, Worcester. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
New York, NY
Colon & Rectal Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Gorfine has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Lenox Hill Hospital 
  • Mt Sinai Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Stephen Richard Gorfine MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 32 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery.
Where does Dr. Stephen R. Gorfine practice?
Dr. Stephen Gorfine has 2 office locations.
Dr. Stephen Gorfine practices Colon & Rectal Surgery near New York, NY.
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