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About Dr. Peter J Allen

Dr. Peter J Allen, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New York, NY. He has 25 years of experience. His specialties include Surgical Oncology and Surgery. Dr. Allen has received 10 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

58 Ratings with 9 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter J Allen is Great. Dr. Peter J Allen has been rated by 58 patients. From those 58 patients 9 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Peter J Allen is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

1275 York Ave
New York, NY 10065
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Specialties

Dr. Peter J Allen has the following 2 specialties

  • Surgical Oncology

    Surgical oncologists play various roles in treating cancer. They can perform biopsies to determine if a tumor is cancerous or not. If it is, they’re trained to remove the tumor, tissue, and in some cases, all or part of an organ or bodily structure where the cancer has spread. In addition to removing cancer, they can perform any reconstructive surgeries that may be necessary.
    Many surgical oncologists specialize in certain types of cancer, such as liver, lung or breast. Don’t be afraid to ask them what they have the most experience treating. When looking for a doctor, it’s important to know that general surgeons are also qualified to perform many of the same surgeries. However, surgical oncologists have specific training in recognizing and treating cancer, which some patients prefer.

  • Surgery
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Peter J Allen has the following 6 expertise

  • Liver Diseases
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Pancreatic Diseases
  • Liver Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer

Reviews

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Two Stars

Surgeons do surgery. Buyer beware!

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Five Stars

Dr Peter Allen is both professional & knowledeable. He spends time with his patients, explaining your diagnosis and what options are available for your treatment. His demeanor and personality are those of a caring and kind Doctor . Thanks to Dr David Struas for sending me to this outstanding doctor after finishing my 10 year tenure with him. They saved my life......God Bless MSK for all you do..

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Excellent Doctor

I've seen many doctors over the past year and Dr. Allen and his staff were far above the rest. From basic things to complex matters, they were always on the same page. His bedside manner is off the charts amazing. Great follow-up, great care, great doctor!

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One of the best doctors i even met!

I am very impressed with the service I have been give by Dr.Allen and his office staff. He is not only very professional but unbelievably caring doctor: perfect advanced scheduling of all tests and appointments and at the same time fast response to all your unpredictable immediate needs, following up all recommendations and test results.I wish all doctors were like Dr. Allen.

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The BEST of the best

Dr. Alan is one of the best doctors at Sloan. I cant express my gratitude enough he saved my life after an intestinal perforation. He is not an alarmist, but tells it the way it is without causing a patient more anguish then necessary. Dr. Alan told me what was wrong, what he intended to do about it and then told me the possible outcome. He then looked at me square in the eyes and said Do you have any questions? Dr. Alan, YOU ROCK!Great staff as well, Carol I will never forget your dedication and kindness during a difficult time in my life. .

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  • Awards

    10 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    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 Award - 5 Year Honoree

    Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® For Cancer are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals as being the best in preventing, diagnosing, and treating cancer and its related ramifications. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood

    Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012, 2013, 2014)

    The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City

    Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Education

    25 Years Experience

  • Dartmouth Medical School

    Graduated in 1993

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Peter J Allen accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Health Garden State
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro
  • QualCare
    • QualCare HMO
    • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, NY

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