Dr. Douglas Keith Held MD

Dr. Douglas Held is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in New Hyde Park, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Long Island Jewish Medical Center and North Shore University Hospital. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 4 doctors at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and one of 12 at North Shore University Hospital who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Education & Medical Training

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1980–1985

Healtheast Tch Hospital - Allentown Hospital
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1985–1986

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Publications & Presentations

O6-Alkylguanine-DNA alkyltransferase in normal colon tissue and colon cancer.
White, A., Kibitel, J., Garcia, Y., Belanich, M., Yarosh, D., Wideroff, J., Levin, L., Held, D., Fuchs, A., Citron, M.

O6-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase in normal and malignant tissue of the breast.
Citron, M., Schoenhaus, M., Rothenberg, H., Kostroff, K., Wasserman, P., Kahn, L., White, A., Burns, G., Held, D., Yarosh, D.


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