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Dr. Nikhilesh Sekhar, MD

Bariatric Surgery*
4.6 (56)
Map Pin Small Fairfield, CT
Accepting new patients
25 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Nikhilesh Sekhar, MD

Dr. Nikhilesh Sekhar, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Fairfield, CT. They specialize in Bariatric Surgery, has 25 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and is affiliated with Mount Sinai Morningside, Mercy Medical Center, St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center, Saint Charles Hospital, St. Catherine of Siena Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital, St. Vincent's Medical Center, Saint Francis Hospital and Stamford Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Sekhar an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Sekhar works at New York Bariatric Group in Fairfield, CT with other offices in Cortlandt Manor, NY and Farmington, CT. They frequently treat conditions like Obesity along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Sekhar's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Fairfield Office
    140 Sherman 3 Fl St Fl 3, Fairfield, CT 06824 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (800) 633-8446
  2. 2
    Hudson Valley Center
    1985 Crompond Rd, Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (800) 633-8446
  3. 3
    NYBG Plastic Surgery Farmington CT Office
    345 Colt Hwy, Farmington, CT 06032 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (800) 359-3300
  4. 4
    Westchester Office
    3795 Crompond Rd, Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (800) 633-8446
  5. 5
    Fairfield Office
    140 Sherman St Fl 3FL, Fairfield, CT 06824 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (800) 633-8446

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Mount Sinai Morningside
  • Mercy Medical Center
  • St. Francis Hospital & Heart Center
  • Saint Charles Hospital
  • St. Catherine of Siena Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital
  • St. Vincent's Medical Center
  • Saint Francis Hospital
  • Stamford Hospital

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Treatment frequency

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Sleeve Gastrectomy
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Pain
Breast Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Diabetes Type 2
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Hiatal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Metabolic Syndrome
Sleep Apnea
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia
Adjustable Gastric Banding
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Esophageal Surgery
Gastric Banding
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Stomach Surgery
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    About Dr. Nikhilesh Sekhar, MD

    • Bariatric Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1881645364
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Nikhilesh Sekhar, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Sekhar is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Sekhar has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Sekhar has seen patients for Obesity, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Sekhar on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    56 patients have reviewed Dr. Sekhar. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sekhar.

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