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Edmund Kessler, MD, Pediatric (General) Surgery, New York, NY, New York-Presbyterian Hospital


Pediatric (General) Surgery New York, NY

Edmund Kessler MD.FACS Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College,NY

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Education & Training

  • University of Witwatersrand JohannesburgF.C.S, 1977 - 1979
  • University of WitwatersrandFellow, 1977 - 1979
  • University of Witwatersrand JohannesburgF.C.S, Surgery, 1971 - 1976
  • University of WitwatersrandChief Registrar/Chief Resident, 1976
  • University of WitwatersrandFRCS 1, 1970 - 1970
  • University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg HospitalIntern, 1969
  • University of Witwatersrand JohannesburgM.B.B.Ch, 1963 - 1968
  • University of the Witwatersrand
    University of the WitwatersrandClass of 1968, MB.BCh

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1994 - 2023

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Doctors: New York Metro Area Castle Connolly, 2002-2014
  • Newsday - Top Doctors on Long Island Castle Connolly, 2008, 2010-2012
  • Top Doctors USA Castle Connolly Guide, 2011
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Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • The Management of Carcinoma of the Rectum: A Review.  
    Kessler E, The Leech
  • The Role of Gastroferrin in Iron Absorption.  
    Kessler E, The Leech
  • Perforation of Bowel associated with Blunt Abdominal Trauma in Children.  
    Kessler E, Chappell S, South African Medical Journal
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Books/Book Chapters

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations