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Peter L. Geller, MD

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Peter L. Geller, MD
Peter L. Geller, MD

Dr. Geller has practiced surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center since 1987. His surgical expertise includes open and laparoscopic surgery of the abdomen, including the gall bladder, stomach, colon, rectum, and small intestine, as well as the breast and lymph nodes. During the past decade, Dr. Geller developed a particular interest in the repair of abdominal wall hernias, and he now focuses his practice exclusively in this area. He is Director of the Columbia University Hernia Center, Attending Surgeon in the Division of General Surgery and Professor of Surgery at Columbia University Medical Center.”

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Geller is currently involved in research regarding the use of botulinum toxin in the repair of abdominal wall hernias where abdominal space has been compromised.

Primary Specialty
Surgery, General (Board Certified)
Education And Training
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Internship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
Fellowship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
Clinical Expertise
Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
General Surgery
Hernia Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgery
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [NYP Employee Plan]
Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [ConnectiCare, EPO, HMO, Medicaid, Medicare, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]
Health Plus - Amerigroup [Medicaid]
Medicaid [NY]
Medicare [Medicare]
UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan]


This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
(212) 326-5547
Primary Office
ColumbiaDoctors Midtown
51 West 51st Street
Suite 380
New York, NY 10019

Phone: (212) 326-5547
Fax: (212)326-5549
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Non-English Languages Spoken:
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