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Dr. Christopher Wolfgang, MD

General Surgery* Age 57
Dr. Christopher Wolfgang, MD
4.4 (13 Ratings)
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Dr. Christopher Wolfgang, MD

General Surgery* Age 57
New York, NY
Accepting new patients
26 years of experience


Dr. Christopher Wolfgang, MD works in New York, NY as a General Surgery Specialist and has 26 years experience.

They are board certified in General Surgery and graduated from Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine in 1998. Dr. Wolfgang completed a residency at Milton Hershey Medical Center. Dr. Wolfgang has has worked on more claims relating to Pancreatic Cancer than other providers in the area. At present, Dr. Wolfgang has received an average rating of 4.4 from patients and has been reviewed 13 times. They are affiliated with NYU Langone Hospital-Manhattan. They are accepting new patients. Dr. Wolfgang practices at Practice in New York, NY and has additional offices in Baltimore, MD.

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  1. 1 Nyu Vascular Surgery Associates
    530 1st Ave, New York, NY 10016
  2. 2 Johns Hopkins Hospital
    600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287
  3. 3 Nyu
    240 E 38th St, New York, NY 10016
  4. 4 Nyc Health Hospitals \ Bellevue
    462 1st Ave, New York, NY 10016

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Jun 25, 2020
Dr Wolfgang saved my life with performing an excellent Whipple surgery. He was chosen as considered the best. Have enjoyed my follow up visits. Highly recommend him.
P. Hooper, Crofton, Md — Jun 25, 2020
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General Surgery
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Medical Education
  • Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine
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  • General Surgery
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  • Milton Hershey Medical Center


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  • Milton Hershey Medical Center
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  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
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Dr. Christopher Wolfgang, MD accepts new patients on Medical News Today.

Dr. Wolfgang accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) as well as many others. See all of the insurances Dr. Wolfgang accepts here.

Dr. Wolfgang frequently sees patients for Pancreatic Cancer.

Dr. Wolfgang has a star rating of 4.4/5 and has been reviewed 13 times.

Dr. Wolfgang is board certified in General Surgery.

Dr. Wolfgang has been practicing as a General Surgery Specialist for 26 years.

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Hospital Affiliations

  • NYU Langone Hospital-Manhattan

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  6. Get Screened for Cervical Cancer

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