Daniel H. Hunt, MD, FACS

Daniel H. Hunt, MD, FACS

Daniel H. Hunt, MD, FACS

Specialties: Colon and Rectal Surgery, Surgery, GeneralMore specialties
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156 William Street
New York, NY 10038
US

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity
  • Cigna
  • Emblem Select Care
  • EmblemHealth HIP
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus
  • Fidelis Care
  • Group Health Incorporated
  • Healthfirst
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • United Empire
  • UnitedHealthcare

About Daniel H. Hunt, MD, FACS


Dr. Hunt earned his M.D. degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York in 1999.  He began his general surgery residency at St. Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, New Jersey in 1999.  He spent two years as a Surgical Oncology Fellow at Weill Cornell Medical College studying the effects of APC mutations on colon carcinogenesis.  Dr. Hunt completed his general surgery residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in 2006.  He went on to complete a Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery and Rectal Cancer Management Fellowship at Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA in 2007.  During his time at Lankenau, he gained extensive training in advanced laparoscopy, transanal end...
Dr. Hunt earned his M.D. degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York in 1999.  He began his general surgery residency at St. Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, New Jersey in 1999.  He spent two years as a Surgical Oncology Fellow at Weill Cornell Medical College studying the effects of APC mutations on colon carcinogenesis.  Dr. Hunt completed his general surgery residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in 2006.  He went on to complete a Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgery and Rectal Cancer Management Fellowship at Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA in 2007.  During his time at Lankenau, he gained extensive training in advanced laparoscopy, transanal endoscopic microsurgery, and the multidisciplinary management of rectal cancer under Drs. John and Gerald Marks. Dr. Hunt completed his surgical training with a Colorectal Surgery Residency at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell and Columbia campuses under Drs. Jeffrey Milsom and Richard Whelan in 2008. He was recruited back to Lankenau Medical Center on completion of his training and joined the staff at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center a year later in 2009.He is a Fellow of the American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons.  He is widely published in peer-reviewed journals and has presented his research in abstracts, posters and oral presentations at many professional society meetings.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center

Expertise

  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure and Fistula
  • Anal Incontinence
  • Anorectal Surgical Procedures
  • Bowel Dysfunction
  • Bowel Obstruction
  • Bowel Problems
  • Bowel-Sparing Strictureplasty
  • Cancer of Colon With Rectum
  • Colon and Rectal Cancer
  • Colon and Rectal Disease
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer High Risk
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Tumor
  • Complex Anal Fistula Disease
  • Complex Pelvic Surgery
  • Complicated Diverticular Disease
  • Complicated Pelvic Surgery
  • Computer Assisted Surgery (CAS)
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Endoscopic Surgery
  • Family History of Colorectal Cancer
  • Family History of Gastric Cancer
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Fistula
  • Gastrointestinal Malignancy
  • Hemorrhoid Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC)
  • Ileostomy
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Intestinal Fistula Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Laparoscopy
  • Minimal Access Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Recurrent Colorectal Cancer
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Sphincter Sparing Surgery
  • Surgery For Anal Incontinence
  • Surgery For Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education

  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Medical School: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Residency: Saint Barnabas Medical Center
  • Residency: University Hospital of Brooklyn

Board Certifications

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Surgery

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