John A.
Cafaro, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology

(516) 222-0722

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About your doctor:

Member of Northwell Health Physician Partners
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Board certifications:

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Academic titles

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Medical school

  • SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine


  • Winthrop University Hospital


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Locations & insurance

Northwell Health Physician Partners All About Women OB GYN

  • 877 Stewart Avenue
    Suite 7
    Garden City, NY 11530

    Fax: (888) 987-7994

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Most recent comments:

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

"I LOVE Dr Cafaro. has been my provider for years and has always responded promptly and compassionately to me."

"i strongly recommend this office"

"Dr. Cafaro listened to my concerns, assuaged any fears and I felt better when I left."

"I never feel rushed. Doctor meets with me in his office after I get dressed in exam room for further discussion."

"Dr. Cafaro is a caring doctor. I have been a patient of his for 30 years and wouldn't change providers."

"Have been with John Cafaro for 25 yrs. He's the BEST."

"Have recommended Dr. Cafaro many times wouldn't see anyone else. He's the best!"

"Dr. Cafaro he looks like he is mad but he is a wonderful doctor kind and friendly was you get to know him he is amazing i love him so much he give me so much information about any question i have he always take his time to explain everything i ask and about my health."

"Very detailed oriented with any questions or concerns."

"It is very difficult to find a Doctor that really shows they care. I was very pleased with Dr. Cafaro's interest in my needs, while remaining completely professional. He explains every move he makes and that is calming because nothing comes as a surprise."

"dr cafaro is wonderful"

"I have been seeing Dr Cafaro for 15 years, always happy with his medical treatment and advice"

"Dr Cafaro is very kind and thorough"

"I love the way Dr. Cafaro answer all my questions and he took the time to explain."

"This is why I've been going to Dr. Cafaro for years, I trust him. I recently referred a friend to him."

"practitioner doesn't appear too happy. very straight to the point"

"Dr. Cafaro has been my gynecologist for many years. He is knowledgeable, kind and considerate, and always answers questions and talks to me in his office after the visit."

"I recommend Dr. Cafaro to my friends. I wouldn't be going to see him for this long if he wasn't the best....."

"I trust Dr. Cafaro 100% with my care."

"Dr. Cafaro, did speak with me in his office after annual check up. Looked on computer for info needed to write prescription for mammogram."

"I have been treated by Dr. Cafaro for 23 years. He has always been very courteous and informative of my health conditions and concerns. He always meets with me after an examination where we discuss my condition and he answers my questions and always gives his professional opinion."

"Dr. Cafaro is always caring."

"Physician explained my ultrasound results, plan for next appointment, and answered questions. Poor eye contact and physician was typing his clinic note as we were still talking."

"#10. Already have. They should clone these doctor's nurses & staff amazing people who care!"

"Dr. Carafo is a wonderful doctor."

"I had a great experience with both doctors"

"Dr. Cafaro is absolutely amazing and a wonderful provider. I can't wait to see him on my next visits!"

"Dr. Cafaro has been my gyn. for > 20 years. Excellent!"

"Always a good visit - even though I'm a complicated pregnancy."