Dr. Sandip Kapur MD Surgeon

Dr. Sandip Kapur is a surgeon in New York, New York and is affiliated with New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Kapur accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 86 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery, Transplantation

Clinical Interests: Kidney Transplantation, Pancreas Transplantation, Vascular Access

Hospital Affiliation

New York-Presbyterian Hospital

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Residency, General Surgery, 1990–1996

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, Multi-Organ Transplant Fellowship, 1996–1998

Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 17 years in Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

A randomized, prospective, parallel group study of laparoscopic versus laparoendoscopic single site donor nephrectomy for kidney donation.
Aull, M. J.,Afaneh, C.,Charlton, M.,Serur, D.,Douglas, M.,Christos, P. J.,Kapur, S.,Del Pizzo, J. J.

Kidney paired donation and its potential impact on transplantation.
Aull, M. J.,Kapur, S.

Renal allograft outcomes following early corticosteroid withdrawal in Hispanic transplant recipients.
Afaneh, C.,Cheng, E.,Aull, M. J.,Watkins, A. C.,Kim, J.,Leeser, D. B.,Kapur, S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • GHI 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
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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