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Bergamaschi, Roberto, MD, PhD, FRCS, FASCRS, FACS 
Chief, Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery

Bergamaschi, Roberto


Language(s): English, French, German, Italian, Norwegian
Department: Surgery
Board Certification: Colorectal Surgery

Dr. Roberto Bergamaschi is a world-renowned colorectal surgeon and an internationally recognized expert in laparoscopic surgery for colorectal diseases, with over 300 published works on the topic. He is one of just a handful of colorectal surgeons in the United States who has mastered intracorporeal laparoscopic colorectal surgery, which is minimally invasive surgery.

Dr. Bergamaschi is president of New York Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons, New York, NY, and editor of Colorectal Disease, Official Journal of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland.


  • PhD Dissertation on the treatment of colorectal cancer published in Eur J Surg 1995; 161 Suppl 575:1-22 on November 8, 1995 was added by Colonel Basil A. Pruitt, MD to the reference file used by the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam, Houston, TX
  • The Leading Physicians of The World 2016 recognition as a Top Colorectal Surgeon.

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Medical School: University of Milan, Italy
Internship: Central Middlesex Hospital, London, UK
Residency: Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
Royal College of Surgeons, England
American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons
American College of Surgeons


Specialties: Colon and Rectal Surgery
Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery
Special Clinical Interest: Robotic sphincter-saving surgery for rectal cancer; robotic strictureplasty for Crohn's disease; robotic intracorporeal anastomoses in colectomy; robotic suture rectopexy for rectal prolapse; robotic total colectomy for Lynch Syndrome; robotic proctocolectomy with J pouch for ulcerative colitis; robotic proctectomy with coloanal anastomosis for adult Hirschsprung Disease; robotic repair of parastomal hernia; ultrasound-guided ligation of hemorrhoids (THD); LIFT procedure and advancement flap for anal fistula; genetic testing for colorectal cancer; fecal incontinence; constipation; STAR procedure for obstructed defecation; manometry for anal pain; biofeedback; LAR Syndrome; ileostomy and colostomy care


19 Bradhurst Avenue, Suite 3050 N
Hawthorne, NY 10532
Phone: (914) 372-7196
Fax: (914) 909-6417