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Toyooki Sonoda, MD

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Toyooki Sonoda, MD is an Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and an Associate Attending Surgeon at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Sonoda treats a wide variety of colon and rectal diseases, such as colon and rectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, diverticular disease, benign conditions of the anus, and functional problems such as rectal prolapse and incontinence. He is known for his outstanding technical skills, and comments: "What I owe my patients that trust me to operate on them is the most meticulous surgery possible. I truly believe this yields the best surgical outcomes." He is an expert in minimally invasive colon and rectal surgery, and has lectured nationally and internationally on these procedures.

NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
Primary Specialty
Colon and Rectal Surgery (Board Certified)
Board Certification
Education And Training
1993 Yale School of Medicine
Internship: 1994 University of California San Francisco Medical Center
Residency: 1998 Cleveland Clinic
Fellowship: 1999 Mount Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship: 2000 Cleveland Clinic
Clinical Expertise
Laparoscopic Colon Resection
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Bowel Obstruction
Min Invasive Colorectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Surgery
Minimal Access Surgery
Bowel Surgery
Rectal Carcinoma
Ulcerative Colitis
Sphincter Sparing Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Fecal Incontinence
Sphincter Saving Operations
Inflammation Of The Colon
Anal Cancer
Rectal Prolapse
Anal Fissures
Rectal Cancer
Colon Diseases
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgery
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
Rectal Surgery
Crohn's Disease
Rectal Disorders
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), PPO]
Medicare [Medicare]
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]
Rockefeller University - CoreSource


This provider accepts new patients
Primary Office
1315 York Avenue
2nd floor
New York, NY 10021

Phone: (212) 746-6030
Fax: (212) 746-6370
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Non-English Languages Spoken:
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