Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

  • Academic titles

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

  • Chief resident

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

  • Medical school

    • State University of New York at Buffalo (Medicine)

  • Residencies

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center-Boston

  • Affiliations

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

186 East 76th Street, Ground FloorNew York, NY 10021

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Patient ratings & comments

Patient ratings & comments

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Most recent comments

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10/26/2018
"Excellent Physician, first time I had surgery, and he really made me feel less anxious.."
09/27/2018
"Dr. Andrews was an outstanding doctor. He has the caring features most dr. lack today - Extremely patient - loved him, the best -"
09/19/2018
"8. Terrific. "
08/27/2018
"Have already recommended him to someone. I feel that he is uber-competent and has a wonderful bedside manner."
08/16/2018
"Physician was recommended and all reviews about physician were meet."
05/17/2018
"Dr. Andrews saved my life."
05/15/2018
"Put patient at ease... instilled confidence."
04/30/2018
"Dr Gary Giangola referred me to dr Andrews. Both were great!"
04/10/2018
"Wonderful doctor excellent care, very attentive & caring. He is the best! I highly recommend him."
01/30/2018
"Outstanding."
11/29/2017
"Doctor was very informative."
11/09/2017
"Dr. Robert Andrews is the best physician. He such a caring person. He gets the job done to your satisfaction."
09/05/2017
"I like the doctor & his beliefs."
09/05/2017
"Dr. Andrews is informed, courteous, answered all questions and is excellent!"
08/28/2017
"#9. Excellent. #10. 100%. "
07/25/2017
"Dr. Andrews is one of the three top doctors I have ever encountered in my 85 years on this earth. He will be our (my wife and I) primary general surgeon from this point forward. He is much more than a great surgeon -- he is a wonderful, understanding human being -- the friendliest doctor we have ever met !!"
07/12/2017
"Very pleased with Dr. Andrews and his staff."
06/26/2017
"Dr. Andrews is a phenomenal physician. I am extremely happy with his services."
05/12/2017
"Dr. Andrews is possibly the best Dr. I have had care for me. He did a great job caring for me and was very friendly and informative during the process. He explained my medical issue very clearly and even showed me visuals to help me understand the process. He also explained my recovery process very clearly and scheduled follow up appointments to check up on me. I am very grateful for the care i received from Dr. Andrews and Northwell Health. Thank you."
04/27/2017
"Very caring and knowledgeable."
05/31/2016
"He was very caring and understandable."
04/08/2016
"Competent physician (M.D.) interpreted the CAT Scan and found the cause for my complaint (third Hernia) that was noted only as my complaint by the radiology report."
01/29/2016
"Dr. Andrews, excellent!"
01/06/2016
"Very good listener, attentive calm professional, respectful, & concerned. Dr. upbeat, good personality he also makes you feel comfortable."
08/11/2015
"This was the BEST overall experience I have had regarding Medicare/issue."
07/20/2015
"Dr. Andrews is a consummate pro who shows genuine care for his patients."
06/12/2015
"My experience with the doctor was a very good. It was my first visit and the dr. was very respectful, accommodating warm and made comfortable. #5. NO discussion."
05/06/2015
"Dr. Andrews really cares about his patients and he is very knowledgeable."
04/27/2015
"Dr. Andrews is amazing."
04/24/2015
"He is an amazing surgeon. He is calm and patient. He doesn't rush when he speaks to you and goes above and beyond his responsibility to help you."
01/23/2015
"Good."
10/03/2014
"Great."
09/04/2014
"Very knowledgeable and clarified all my concerns and gave excellent answers to all my questions."
06/24/2014
"Really knowledgeable and friendly doctor."
06/24/2014
"Exceptional ability to listen w/sensitivity, and creativity in addressing the unknown."
06/19/2014
"Dr. Andrews was excellent."
05/07/2014
"A very caring individual."
04/15/2014
"Very nice."
04/11/2014
"Very good experience."