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Dr. Garber saw more obesity patients than 95% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 85% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw more obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Garber saw more sleep disorders patients than 95% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Garber saw more sleep apnea patients than 95% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Garber saw more malnutrition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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Dr. Garber saw more acid reflux patients than 95% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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Dr. Garber saw hiatal hernia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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334 doctors
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Dr. Garber saw non-alcoholic liver disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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664 doctors
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Dr. Garber saw gastritis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw more hernia patients than 75% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw more ventral hernia patients than 75% of similar doctors in the NYC area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw hormonal imbalance patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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Dr. Garber saw birth defects patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw congenital disorders patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw high cholesterol patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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Dr. Garber saw diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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Dr. Garber saw type 2 diabetes patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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Dr. Garber saw constipation patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.
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Dr. Garber saw liver condition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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656 doctors
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Dr. Garber saw biliary tract disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw umbilical hernia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Dr. Garber saw gallstones patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the NYC area. Learn more.

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Laparoscopic hernia surgery rate

Dr. Garber’s laparoscopic hernia surgery rate is similar to the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
37%
laparoscopic hernia surgery rate

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of laparoscopic hernia surgery to reduce scarring and pain compared to traditional open surgery.

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Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

Laparoscopic surgery involves smaller incisions, less scarring, and sometimes less pain than traditional open surgery.

To help you understand how Dr. Garber’s rate of laparoscopic hernia surgery compares to a typical doctor who performs hernia surgeries:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Garber’s hernia surgeries were performed laparoscopically.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform hernia surgeries, using a data-driven model to predict the rate of laparoscopic hernia surgeries for patients like Dr. Garber’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Garber’s rate of laparoscopic hernia surgery is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

Outpatient gallbladder removal rate

Dr. Garber’s outpatient gallbladder removal rate is similar to the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
61%
outpatient gallbladder removal rate

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of outpatient gallbladder removal to improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery.

Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

Hospitalizations are costly and associated with a higher risk of infections, so avoiding unnecessary hospital stays can save money and improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery. Gallbladder removals are commonly performed in an outpatient setting, avoiding hospitalizations altogether.

To help you understand how Dr. Garber’s rate of outpatient gallbladder removal compares to a typical doctor who performs gallbladder removals:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Garber’s gallbladder removals were performed in an outpatient setting.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform gallbladder removals, using a data-driven model to predict the rate of outpatient gallbladder removal for patients like Dr. Garber’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Garber’s rate of outpatient gallbladder removal is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

Outpatient hernia surgery rate

Dr. Garber’s outpatient hernia surgery rate is higher than the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
Dr. Garber 68%
Predicted for his patients 55%

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of outpatient hernia surgery to improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery.

Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

Hospitalizations are costly and associated with a higher risk of infections, so avoiding unnecessary hospital stays can save money and improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery. Hernia surgeries are commonly performed in an outpatient setting, avoiding hospitalizations altogether.

To help you understand how Dr. Garber’s rate of outpatient hernia surgery compares to a typical doctor who performs hernia surgeries:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Garber’s hernia surgeries were performed in an outpatient setting.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform hernia surgeries, using a data-driven model to predict the rate of outpatient hernia surgery for patients like Dr. Garber’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Garber’s rate of outpatient hernia surgery is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

Locations

Dr. Garber sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Office
125 Mineola Ave
Roslyn Heights, NY 11577
171 miles away
  • Spanish
St Charles Hospital
200 Belle Terre Rd
Port Jefferson, NY 11777
141 miles away

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Credentials
  • New York Medical College
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1992
  • Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center Program
    RESIDENCY

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • MagnaCare
  • Meritain Health
  • Pomco
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare