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Dr. Stefanie Vaimakis, MD

Bariatric Surgery
4.2 (33)
Map Pin Small Teaneck, NJ
Accepting new patients
27 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Stefanie Vaimakis, MD

Dr. Stefanie Vaimakis, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Teaneck, NJ. They specialize in Bariatric Surgery, has 27 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from New York University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Pascack Valley Medical Center, Hackensack University Medical Center, Englewood Health, Hudson Regional Hospital and Holy Name Medical Center. Dr. Vaimakis, completed a residency at St. Vincent's Hospital-Manhattan. Patients rated Dr. Vaimakis an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Vaimakis works at North Jersey Laparoscopic Associates in Teaneck, NJ with other offices in Secaucus, NJ. They frequently treat conditions like Obesity along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Cigna and Empire 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. Vaimakis' Office Locations

  1. 1
    North Jersey Laparoscopic Associates
    222 Cedar Ln, Teaneck, NJ 07666 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (201) 530-1900
    Monday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Thursday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Friday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Saturday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Sunday
    08:30 - 17:30
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    North Jersey Laparoscopic Associates
    55 Meadowlands Pkwy, Secaucus, NJ 07094 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (201) 530-1900
    Monday
    Closed
    Tuesday
    Closed
    Wednesday
    Closed
    Thursday
    14:00 - 17:30
    Friday
    Closed
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Pascack Valley Medical Center
  • Hackensack University Medical Center
  • Englewood Health
  • Hudson Regional Hospital
  • Holy Name Medical Center

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    4.2
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    About Dr. Stefanie Vaimakis, MD

    Specialties
    • Bariatric Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 27 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, German, Greek and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1396802633
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Monte|Montefiore Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery|Montefiore/Einstein College of Medicine
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • St. Vincent's Hospital-Manhattan
    Residency
    Internship
    • St. Vincent's Hospital-Manhattan
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Haverford College
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Stefanie Vaimakis, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Vaimakis is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

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

    33 patients have reviewed Dr. Vaimakis. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Vaimakis.

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