Scott Christopher
Wodicka, MD


(631) 390-7100

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About your doctor:

Member of Northwell Health Physician Partners
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Board certifications:

  • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

Administrative titles

  • Chairman of Surgery, Southside Hospital

Academic titles

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

Medical school

  • State University of New York at Stony Brook


  • Staten Island University Hospital


  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center


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Locations & insurance

Southside Surgical Associates

  • 250 East Main Street
    Suite 1st Floor
    Bay Shore, NY 11706

    Fax: (631) 390-7128

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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.

"Dr. Wodicka explained what was causing my problem and how it would be handled in a way I could understand what was going on"

"The doctor was outstanding. I feel very well-informed and have a very high level of confidence in his abilities."

"I'm very grateful for the service and care I received from Dr. Wodicka."

"Dr. Wodicka has excellent bedside manners, he's very attentive and caring and overall calming effect."

"I would Dr. Wodicka again, if I ever needed an operation again. Hopefully I won't need him in the future. I would recommend and have as I found him caring & concerned for my well being."

"Dr. Wodicka saved my life, I adore him. I couldn't ask for a better provider. Almost everyone I see, I highly recommend Dr. Wodicka."

"I cannot say enough positives about Dr. Wodicka. He never rushes a visit. Makes sure his exams are thorough & that I completely understand everything. He doesn't rush into surgery & explains your options. I completely trust this man with my life! He is one of a kind!"

"Could not get any better. Great physician."

"Dr. Wodicka was very thorough, explained everything very well & made sure to address any questions or concerns - excellent communicator & physician!"

"Dr. Wodicka is a wonderful caring, patient, and very thorough medical doctor/surgeon! I HIGHLY RECOMMEND this surgeon for all my surgery needs!"

"Did NOT rush through explanations at all."

"Dr. Wodicka puts you at ease, the moment he walks in the room. He doesn't talk down to you. I have confidence 100%."

"I only would recommend Dr. Wodicka."

"Dr Wodica is awesome all around"


"This was the first time I was meeting Dr. Wodicka."

"Dr. Wodicka exhibited patience throughout the visit and was considerate in answering all my questions."

"If there was a higher rating I would check it."

"Excellent doctor. Actually explained things & spent time with me."

"Friendly, calm, no rush no push, but watch!"

"I used this doctor 10+ years ago and specifically looked him up again since he provided excellent care the first time around."


"Friendly office staff, calm dr."

"Dr Wodicka was thorough & provided me with answers. I feel very confident under his care"

"Very pleased with staff."


"I have the upmost confidence in Dr. Wodicka and trust in him 100% with my health care needs. #7. He even drew a diagram for me. #8. I never feel rushed."

"Dr. Wodicka could not have been more pleasant. He acted very professional and seemed genuinely compassionate. He is one great dr. and human being."


"Dr. Wodicka is an excellent doctor, but just as important, is that he is a caring & compassionate person, I can't say enough about the care I received from him."

"Dr. Wodicka and every doctor and any personnel in any capacity in ER extraordinary. At 79 years, I hope to not being hospitalized again."

"During the times I had another person present during my appointment, provider often spoke more directly to other person than to myself."

"Dr. Wodicka rocks!!"

"Dr. Wodicka and his staff are superb. I couldn't ask for a better team of people to take care of me. I highly recommend their office. They are awesome!"

"My first visit, Dr. Wodicka made me feel very comfortable from the start."

"Have been to office doctor 3 or 4 times since ER and yet to have a bad visit."

"During a long, arduous ailment since last June and continuing I have not seen anyone of any job description who has not been helpful and courteous."

"Dr. Wodicka was great! This was my first to be evaluated for outpatient surgery, and I feel at ease."

"He was very helpful answered all my questions never rushing."

"Dr. Wodicka gives excellent and compassionate care."

"Good experience."

"Dr. Wodicka is the best!"

"Dr. S. Wodicka has always placed my concerns first above all."

"One of the best I have ever dealt with."

"I would absolutely recommend Dr. Wodicka to anyone."

"I am very happy with the service provided and will definitely recommend this dr. to others without a doubt."


"Wow!! What a wonderful, caring, & sweet doctor. What a pleasure it was to be treated by Dr. Wodicka. All doctors should be like him - very good role model!!"

"I left the office thinking that Dr. Wodicka was the friendliest & nicest dr. in the world."