Dr. Paul A Thodiyil MD Surgeon

Dr. Paul Thodiyil is a surgeon in Brooklyn, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including New York Methodist Hospital and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Ibadan and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Thodiyil accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 33 doctors at New York Methodist Hospital and one of 85 at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery, Bariatric, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Clinical Interests: Metabolic and weight loss surgery, Surgery of the esophagus, Robotic minimally invasive surgery, Laparoscopy

Education & Medical Training

New York Methodist Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 2009

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Fellowship, Esophageal Surgery, 2002–2003

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship, Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgery and Bariatric Surgery, 2005

University of Ibadan
Class of 1987

Hammersmith/St Mary's Hospital Rotation
Other Training, General Surgery, 1993–2002

Certifications & Licensure

Intercollegiate Board of the Royal College of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland
Certified 12 years in General Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 5 years in Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

FRCS (Gen. Surg), Royal College of Surgeons of England

Publications & Presentations

Erosions after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: diagnosis and management.
Brown, W. A.,Egberts, K. J.,Franke-Richard, D.,Thodiyil, P.,Anderson, M. L.,O?brien, P. E.

Selective nonoperative management of leaks after gastric bypass: lessons learned from 2675 consecutive patients.
Thodiyil, P.A., Yenumula, P., Rogula, T., Gorecki, P., Fahoum, B., Gourash, W., Ramanathan, R., Mattar, S.G., Shinde, D., Arena, V.C., Wise, L., Schauer, P.

Laparoscopic repair of umbilical hernias in conjunction with other laparoscopic procedures.
Eid, G.M., Thodiyil, P.A., Collins, J., Bonanomi, G., Mattar, S.G., Hughes, S.J., Schauer, P.R., Wilson, M.

See all 12 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty

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