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Gregory Dakin, MD, General Surgery, New York, NY, New York-Presbyterian Hospital


General Surgery New York, NY

Bariatric Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Associate Professor, Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College

Overview of Dr. Dakin

Dr. Gregory Dakin is a general surgeon in New York, NY and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, and NewYork-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital. He received his medical degree from New York University Grossman School of Medicine and has been in practice 20 years. Dr. Dakin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 317 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and one of 109 doctors at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center who specialize in General Surgery. He has more than 90 publications and over 500 citings.

Education & Training

  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai/Mount Sinai Hospital
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai/Mount Sinai HospitalResidency, Surgery, 1997 - 2003
  • New York University School of Medicine
    New York University School of MedicineClass of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1998 - 2026
  • NJ State Medical License
    NJ State Medical License 2022 - 2025
  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2015 - 2020
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • New York Magazine: Top Doctors Castle Connolly, 2014, 2016, 2018
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2011-2013
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Association of Obesity Subtypes in the Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery Study and 3‐Year Postoperative Weight Change  
    Thomas H Inge, Bruce Wolfe, Alfons Pomp, Anita P Courcoulas, Konstantinos Spaniolas, Gregory F Dakin, Walter J Pories, Obesity
  • A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Intravenous Acetaminophen on Hospital Length of Stay in Obese Individuals Undergoing Sleeve Gastrectomy  
    Peter A Goldstein, Cheguevara Afaneh, Jon D Samuels, Alfons Pomp, Farida Gadalla, Gregory F Dakin, Obesity Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Appendectomy: Minimally Invasive Surgery Training Improves Outcomes in Basic Laparoscopic Procedures  
    Katherine D Gray, Gregory Dakin, Cheguevara Afaneh, Maureen D Moore, Alfons Pomp, World Journal of Surgery

Press Mentions

  • Pre-Clinical Surgical Program Gives Students Operating Room Exposure
    Pre-Clinical Surgical Program Gives Students Operating Room ExposureSeptember 11th, 2014

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Empire BCBS HMO
    Empire BCBS PPO
    Great West PPO
    HIP of New York - Select PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    MagnaCare PPO
    MVP Healthcare PPO
    Oxford Health Freedom
    Oxford Health Liberty
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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