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Spencer E. Amory, MD, FACS

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Spencer E. Amory, MD, FACS
Spencer E. Amory, MD, FACS

Dr. Amory, Chief of the Division of General Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, received his medical training from Johns Hopkins and Columbia Universities. He developed techniques in laparoscopic cholecystectomy that enabled his group to have the lowest open cholecystectomy rates in the state.

In addition, Dr. Amory has earned a reputation for his diagnostic acumen in complex surgical problems and for highly individualized and personalized care. In recognition of his exceptional care of patients, collegiality with peers, and outstanding outcomes, Dr. Amory was awarded the the 2014 Jerry Gliklich Award for Exemplary Clinical Care, formerly "Practitioner of the Year" award, by the NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center Society of Practitioners.

NewYork-Presbyterian/The Allen Hospital
NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital
Primary Specialty
Surgery (Board Certified)
Education And Training
BS, Summa Cum Laude, Long Island University, Brooklyn Center
MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Internship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
Clinical Expertise
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgery
Hernia Repair
Gallbladder Surgery
Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery
Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal Surgery
Sphincter Saving Operations
Upper Endoscopy
General Surgery
Inguinal Hernia
Colon Surgery
Spleen Surgery
Hernia Surgery
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Colon Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Gastric Cancer
Stomach Surgery
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Local 1199


This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
(212) 305-5221
Primary Office
Allen Hospital
5141 Broadway
3 River East-178
New York, NY 10034

Phone: (212) 305-5221
Fax: (212) 932-5425
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Secondary Office
Herbert Irving Pavilion
161 Fort Washington Avenue
Floor: 5th
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-5221
Fax: (212) 932-5425
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Non-English Languages Spoken:
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