About Dr. Edmund Kessler

Dr. Edmund Kessler, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brooklyn, NY, with another office in Great Neck, NY. He has 50 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery. Dr. Kessler is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital. Dr. Kessler has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

19 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Edmund Kessler is Great. Dr. Edmund Kessler has been rated by 19 patients. From those 19 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Edmund Kessler is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address


263 7th Ave Ste 4E
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(718) 768-4141

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1000 Northern Blvd Ste 250
Great Neck, NY 11021
(516) 498-9000

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Dr. Edmund Kessler has the following 1 specialty

  • Surgery
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Edmund Kessler has the following 4 expertise

  • Newborn Medicine (Neonatology)
  • Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Galbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)


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If you like your child DO NOT take your child to this physician!!!

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Full Review Rating Breakdown

Excellent physician

Dr. Kessler is an excellent physician and a truly caring human being. I have had the unfortunate circumstances of having a child who needed multiple surgeries, and one who went undiagnosed by other physicians with appendicitis. He is always very thorough in his exams and explains the procedures well. He has the ability to put parents at ease during a difficult time. His caring and compassion are unparalleled.

Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2014, 2010)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2011, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Kessler is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    50 Years Experience

  • University Of The Witwatersrand

    Graduated in 1968

  • Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Edmund Kessler accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO

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