Dr. Deborah Marie Capko MD Surgeon

Dr. Deborah Capko is a surgeon in Basking Ridge, New Jersey and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and Overlook Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Capko accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 36 doctors at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and one of 43 at Overlook Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Education & Medical Training

UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School
Residency, General Surgery, 1989–1994

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 19 years in Surgery

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Axillary dissection can be avoided in the majority of clinically node-negative patients undergoing breast-conserving therapy.
Dengel, L. T.,Van Zee, K. J.,King, T. A.,Stempel, M.,Cody, H. S.,El-Tamer, M.,Gemignani, M. L.,Sclafani, L. M.,Sacchini, V. S.,Heerdt, A. S.,Plitas, G.,Junqueira, M.,Capko, D.,Patil, S.,Morrow, M.

Nipple-sparing mastectomy for breast cancer and risk-reducing surgery: the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center experience.
de Alcantara Filho, P., Capko, D., Barry, J. M., Morrow, M., Pusic, A., Sacchini, V. S.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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