About

About

Specialize in robotic and laparoscopic cancer surgery. Including colon rectum stomach liver pancreas spleen

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

    • Colon/Rectal Surgery - American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

  • Administrative titles

    • Director - Robotic Surgery of Surgery - Division of General Surgery, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Vice Chairman - Surgery of Surgery - Division of General Surgery, North Shore University Hospital

    • Director - Robotic Surgery of Surgery, Southside Hospital

  • Academic titles

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

  • Chief resident

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Medical school

    • New York Medical College

  • Residencies

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • Cleveland Clinic Education Foundation

  • 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

    • Staten Island University Hospital

    • Northwell Health Cancer Institute

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

440 East Main StreetBay Shore, NY 11706

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

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03/15/2019
"Outstanding care!"
02/18/2019
"I have been treated so well by everyone at facility in Bayshore and Lake Success"
01/03/2019
"I always recommend Dr. James D. Sullivan III MD this doctor saved my life. God bless him always. This holiday is the best with my family."
12/22/2018
"Dr. Sullivan is first-rate."
11/07/2018
"Dr. Sullivan made me feel very comfortable. That is important to me."
11/06/2018
"I felt very comfortable talking to Dr. Sullivan. I trust him to do my surgery."
10/16/2018
"This man SAVED my life... AWESOME DOCTOR!!"
07/18/2018
"Dr. Sullivan was very kind, patient and informative!"
04/25/2018
"I was displeased for not having immediate response on admission to work now I understand that they did what they had to do. They are professionals. Thanks for everything. "
04/19/2018
"I will always recommend Dr. Sullivan."
04/16/2018
"I couldn't have been happier with my time with Dr. Sullivan. I felt that he would spend all the time that I needed to have my questions and concerns answered regarding my upcoming procedure. He was thorough in explaining what I was facing."
04/11/2018
"Dr. James Sullivan is excellent at the care, skills, and compassion he demonstrated towards me. I felt secure and in highly capable hands from the very first time I met him in Nov. 2017."
03/28/2018
"Dr. Sullivan is the best. I would recommend him to anyone and everyone who would need his expertise and experience. "
03/03/2018
"Absolutely, I will recommend Dr. Sullivan to others."
02/23/2018
"Dr. James Sullivan is an outstanding surgeon who has the utmost in professionalism and courtesy and supreme skill - saved my life."
02/20/2018
"The nurse practitioner spent more time with us then the Doctor. I would have liked to ask him a few questions but he was off to the next patient."
11/27/2017
"I highly recommend Dr. Sullivan to any one that would need surgery for cancer. He is a great doctor and makes me feel important when I visit him. He cares about his patients and is sending me for further test. God bless him and his staff. Great man to have working at North well."
11/13/2017
"Great surgeon!!"
09/26/2017
"Dr. Sullivan was able to get me thru a very difficult procedure. I knew when I met him he was the right dr. because of his knowledge, confidence, & bedside manner. His follow up visits are just as good."
09/19/2017
"I have great confidence with Dr. Sullivan. Highly recommended."
09/01/2017
"Absolutely love Dr. Sullivan. Very very good and informative on decisions. I do recommend him to others. Great person!!"
08/15/2017
"I have total confidence in Dr. Sullivan."
07/19/2017
"He was terrible."
06/02/2017
"Always a "good" experience. 1. Dr. James Sullivan"
03/03/2017
"Put myself at complete ease. Had less worries about my surgery."
02/21/2017
"I'm very happy"
02/13/2017
"Best description of visit: He works very fast (the word "Gallop" comes to mind) and decisively."
02/11/2017
"I had a very pleasant experience"
01/23/2017
"Dr. Sullivan called the GE doing the endoscopy - personally while we were in office - Felt such authority - I was going to be OK with this Dr. -"
12/29/2016
"Very courteous and professional. Seeing Dr. Sullivan each morning was extremely reassuring. Same for Dr. V. Moon. Each morning seeing them kept me assured that I was well taken care of."
12/12/2016
"very good"
11/22/2016
"Dr. Sullivan is a great doctor very caring."
11/19/2016
"It was a memorable experience."
11/14/2016
"Dr. Sullivan is a compassionate and caring physician"
05/25/2016
"Dr. Sullivan was very good he explained things to us."
05/10/2016
"I can't say enough about this whole group, they were all great. Great sense of humor."
03/15/2016
"I really appreciate Dr. Sullivan's warmth and caring. I did not in any way feel like I was in a cold, bureaucratic medical office. It felt like my family was waiting to take care of me."
02/09/2016
"does not answer questions or concerns other than joking or dismissing them, like about procedure or pain management."
01/05/2016
"I trust Dr. Sullivan, He is one of the best Doctors I have met ... And In the last year I have met a lot."
10/28/2015
"Not enough time spent with dr. felt a bit ignored and rushed."
09/23/2015
"This is a yearly routine exam. There were no issues to discuss."
08/27/2015
"Dr. Sullivan is just great - Easy to talk to - Explains everything very well."
06/04/2015
"I found Dr. Sullivan very caring & down to earth he made me feel my problem was serious but everything would work out good & it did."
05/20/2015
"MD special and very much appreciated."
05/11/2015
"Dr. Sullivan is absolutely the best. I have 100% trust & confidence in him. Felt very comfortable in his care."
04/14/2015
"Never had a bad experience."
02/27/2015
"Confidence keyword with Dr. Sullivan. He's thorough associated with him for years."
01/05/2015
"Good."
12/03/2014
"Very good experience."
11/18/2014
"We have very good experience."
10/30/2014
"Very good experience."
10/24/2014
"Dr. Sullivan is a wonderful doctor."
09/26/2014
"Never have any complains."
08/12/2014
"Pleased very."
06/06/2014
"I'm pleased with the time, attention and service received."
05/20/2014
"Dr. Sullivan made me feel like an old friend & I have complete confidence in him."
05/07/2014
"Dr. Sullivan is warm and sincere and make me very comfortable in an uncomfortable situation. I could not ask for more."
03/20/2014
"Sullivan is a very good and understanding care provider."
03/12/2014
"There aren't words in the English language to describe Dr. Sullivan's concern, care & compassion!!"
03/11/2014
"Dr. Sullivan is absolutely the best - I trust him as I did w/my life. Great guy."
03/06/2014
"Dr. Sullivan was simply the "Best." Good dr. Good person - highly recommended."
01/29/2014
"Would always recommend."

In the news

In the news

In the news
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