Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

  • Administrative titles

    • Director of Surgery, Long Island Jewish Forest Hills

  • Academic titles

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

  • Medical school

    • Dartmouth Medical School

  • Residencies

    • Hartford Hospital

  • Internships

    • Hartford Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • Roswell Park Cancer Institute

  • Affiliations

    • Glen Cove Hospital

    • Huntington Hospital

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

    • Long Island Jewish Forest Hills

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Plainview Hospital

    • Southside Hospital

    • Northwell Health Cancer Institute

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

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Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

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08/23/2018
"Excellent care!"
08/21/2018
"I already have recommended Dr. Conte. "
08/04/2018
"Dr Conte is a great all around doctor. He has showed compassion and concern over many years."
08/04/2018
"this is the doctor that save my life when I didn't know anything"
08/03/2018
"Recommend."
07/21/2018
"I did not feel rushed at all and he explained everything to me."
07/17/2018
"Dr. Conte is the best. Thank you."
07/17/2018
"The very best doctor ever."
07/17/2018
"Dr. Conte is a wonderful dr., and I have recommended him."
06/23/2018
"Dr. Conte is a great physician. I've been under his care for over 6+ yrs. and he took care of me over 2 instances of breast cancer. I'm now cancer free and couldn't be happier with the level of support and care from Dr. Conte & his staff! My sister is also a patient and know she is with good hands!"
06/22/2018
"I have been using Dr. Conte for many years. He is the best!"
06/22/2018
"You won't find a better physician than Dr. Conte! I travel 150 mi. each way to see the dr. so that should be an indication of my respect for him."
06/20/2018
"Caring, professional, thorough, brilliant,& very grateful to have Dr. Charles Conte as my doctor!"
06/11/2018
"Dr. Conte is absolutely the best, very professional, well-spoken, knowledgeable about current information. I would only go to Dr. Conte for oncological surgery and advice."
06/06/2018
"Treatment was very best kind of treatment can get anywhere everything went well and staff and doctors are very professional and very helpful. Thank you for their help."
06/02/2018
"Dr. Conte is top and highly respected. This is coupled with his warm and informing personality."
05/29/2018
"my doctor is excellent I will recommend him very highly"
04/24/2018
"Dr. Conte is extremely & genuinely thorough & compassionate dr. & surgeon!"
04/09/2018
"Love Dr Conte!"
03/31/2018
"Dr. Charles Conte excellent."
03/27/2018
"The best."
03/16/2018
"Dr. Conte is a very intelligent, compassionate person who listens carefully to any concerns & completely addresses them. I would highly recommend Dr. Conte. With the current state of medicine becoming more business it is getting increasingly more difficult to find doctors with the same kind of caring & time that Dr. Conte spends with his patients & their concerns."
03/09/2018
"Care provider was more than thorough in his examination and enabled me to relax after his explanation. Yes! I would definitely recommend this care provider."
03/09/2018
"Dr. Conte is so thoughtful, kind and an amazing doctor. Grateful to be in his care."
03/08/2018
"Very good doctor. Very helpful and attentive."
01/22/2018
"Great doctor and staff"
01/15/2018
"Dr. Conte is a wonderful and patient doctor who takes the time to explain my situation and answer all my questions. I always feel like I am in good hands when I see him and am receiving the best possible care."
12/06/2017
"Dr. Conte saved my life 13 years ago he is an asset to your organization!"
11/18/2017
"DR CONTE IS A WONDERFUL DOCTOR...HE SAVED MY LIFE...I WILL ALWAYS BE SO GRATEFUL"
10/30/2017
"have seen Dr Conte for multiple surges for thirty years"
10/23/2017
"Dr. Conte was wonderful at a very unsettling time for me."
10/18/2017
"Dr. Conte explains everything and always answers all questions and concerns. He is thorough, caring and professional as well as being an excellent Doctor."
10/17/2017
"I was having a problem about which Dr. Conte gave me a suggestion which was very helpful."
10/13/2017
"Dr. Conte is a very intelligent, kind and especially caring doctor. He goes out of his way to be sure all of my concerns are addressed and understood and has a way of keeping me calm. This is not an easy task as an oncologist, yet I always have confidence in him because of how much he cares."
09/21/2017
"Dr. Conte is an angel."
08/26/2017
"Dr. Conte is an outstanding physician."
08/26/2017
"Dr. Conte is the only doctor I trust. He is the best!"
08/24/2017
"#9. Excellent."
08/17/2017
"I had a pleasant experience and I would definately reccommend."
07/31/2017
"good"
07/31/2017
"Dr. Conte is just the best! I have gone on and on about him, but here's a little more: I've had more surgeries than most people my age, and I've never met a surgeon with such excellent people-skills. The respect afforded to me and my level of understanding is rare, noticed, and very much appreciated. Thank you for giving me the space to be an active participant in decisions about treatment following surgery, it is an empowering thing for patients and it really makes a significant difference in how we feel about our path!"
06/06/2017
"always good experiences when I go for my appointments , everyone is so organized and polite, I travel an hour, well worth it!!!"
05/31/2017
"Very good experience. Dr. Conte's expertise and confidence was a comfort to me. He even drew diagrams!"
05/25/2017
"I have never felt so at ease with any other doctor before, he made you feel like you were family to him. Wished all my doctors were like him. The best ever."
05/17/2017
"Visit every 6 mos. breast cancer prescription given & also prescriptions for MRI or mammo - 11 years of going every April & October -"
05/02/2017
"Great care."
04/27/2017
"He's a great doctor!"
04/19/2017
"So far, very good."
04/04/2017
"VERY GOOD EXPERIENCE>"
03/29/2017
"Dr. Conte is a kind, knowledgable and caring doctor. He is compassionate and brilliant."
03/27/2017
"Dr. Conte is an exceptional physician, always putting my care first, and answering all questions from myself and family members during the visit."
03/25/2017
"Good."
03/23/2017
""Great doctor.""
02/20/2017
"Provider is always on top of my condition, makes me feel very confident in the care being provided."
01/25/2017
"I have extreme confidence in Dr. Conte."
01/16/2017
"He is the best ever!"
01/11/2017
"Good."
01/06/2017
"I was very nervous and scared. I saw the Dr. for a 2nd opinion. He explained everything to me. When I left my blood pressure was normal. 7. Asked him to explain he did so I understood."
12/26/2016
"GOOD"
11/07/2016
"fabulous dr highly recommend"
10/26/2016
"Dr. Conte is fantastic. I would highly recommend him."
10/25/2016
"As indicated on p 3 Dr.Conte is in my opinion, the best & I have nothing but the highest regard for him."
10/25/2016
"In 24 years I have been seeing Dr. Conte he has always been the nicest caring person he is."
10/21/2016
"Very good experience."
10/05/2016
"Very professional and extremely kind and caring approach from Dr. Conte."
09/20/2016
"Always very good."
09/01/2016
"All good."
08/26/2016
"Although I have moved further from Dr. Conte's office, I would always go out of my way to see him."
08/19/2016
"This visit was a follow-up after having had an ultrasound due to dense breast."
08/07/2016
"Highest regard & always caring & concerned."
08/02/2016
"Dr. Conte is outstanding - he saved my life. Great bedside manner, just a pleasure to know him."
07/28/2016
"Dr. Charles Conte is an excellent doctor and always gives me enough time when I have any questions and explains everything fully. I would highly recommend him to anyone I know."
07/25/2016
"Dr. Conte and staff are and have always been wonderful."
06/29/2016
"Dr. Conte is an EXCELLENT doctor - provider - surgeon."
05/30/2016
"I highly recommend this physician"
05/10/2016
"Very friendly, were very comfortable to discuss my health problem with him ."
05/05/2016
"Always a very good experience."
05/04/2016
"Dr. Conte has great hands my level of pain after surgery was MINIMAL."
05/03/2016
"Dr. Conte is the best in his field!!"
05/03/2016
"good"
04/13/2016
"Dr. Conte is a very good & considerate dr."
02/26/2016
"Dr. Conte fully went over my film and discussed surgery to follow very thoroughly. #9. Excellent!"
02/01/2016
"Caring & professional."
01/26/2016
"I have been this doctor's pt for over 12 yrs and he is excellent."
01/21/2016
"He was very professional, clear and yet personal. I felt very secure to be in his care."
01/14/2016
"Always good experience."
01/08/2016
"Excellent."
11/06/2015
"Good"
10/24/2015
"Dr Conte is simply the best person and doctor I have ever known. He is simply the best. I have 100% confidence in everything he tells me. His caring commitment to what he does is exceptional."
08/20/2015
"I have been w/Dr. Conte since 1995 wonderful doctor & person."
08/18/2015
"It was good."
06/18/2015
"Excellent Dr. Conte."
05/14/2015
"Dr. Conte is an excellent doctor and I have the utmost confidence in him. I have been a patient of his for 9 years now with no complaints at all."
04/14/2015
"Always excellent."
03/05/2015
"Excellent experience."
11/20/2014
"Dr. Conte is an excellent physician in whom I have complete faith and confidence."
10/06/2014
"Terrific!!!"
09/23/2014
"He is always excellent."
08/22/2014
"Excellent care always a good and informative experience."
08/20/2014
"I have the utmost confidence in Dr. Conte. He is not only a very competent doctor, but a great person as well."
07/17/2014
"Excellent."
06/17/2014
"Wonderful dr. Conte & good experience."
06/16/2014
"I appreciate Dr. Conte's competence."
05/28/2014
"Very good on all!"
04/24/2014
"Dr. Coute is great. Has provided excellent care since I met him in 2007."
03/20/2014
"Dr. Conte is a wonderful doctor & surgeon."
03/19/2014
"Over all good!"
02/26/2014
"Dr. Conte is the best of the best, I am TRULY GRATEFUL for his skill and care."
02/04/2014
"Dr. Conte is an exceptional compassionate physician."
01/30/2014
"Excellent."
01/15/2014
"The dr. made me feel comfortable in what I was about to go through, my mind was at ease."

In the news

In the news

In the news
Times Ledger October 3, 2015 Forest Hills Hospital Treats Diverse Population Dr. Charles Conte, Director, Surgery, Forest Hills Hospital Read this Story