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Dr. Robert Winchell, MD

General Surgery*
4.8 (22)
Map Pin Small New York, NY
Accepting new patients
18 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Robert Winchell, MD

Dr. Robert Winchell, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in New York, NY. They specialize in General Surgery, has 18 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Surgery. They graduated from Yale School of Medicine and is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital and Weill Cornell Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Winchell an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Winchell works at General Surgery - Upper East Side in New York, NY. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and 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.

Dr. Winchell's Office Locations

  1. 1
    General Surgery - Upper East Side
    520 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422
  2. 2
    General Surgery - Downtown
    41 Elizabeth St Ste 507, New York, NY 10013 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422
  3. 3
    Trauma, Burns, Acute and Critical Care
    520 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (212) 582-3422

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    • Aetna
    • Amerihealth
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
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    • UnitedHealthCare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.8
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    About Dr. Robert Winchell, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 18 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1346320538
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Yale School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital
    • Weill Cornell Medical Center

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    Dr. Robert Winchell, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Winchell is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Winchell works at General Surgery - Upper East Side in New York, NY. View the full address on Dr. Winchell’s profile.

    22 patients have reviewed Dr. Winchell. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Winchell.

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