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Surgery ,Hematology/Oncology , Medical Oncology and Surgical Oncology

Ankesh Nigam , MD

Albany Medical Center General Surgery
50 New Scotland Ave FL 5
Albany, NY 12208

(518) 262-0940

Overview

Dr. Ankesh Nigam has performed some of the most complex cancer surgeries in the nation. He has expertise in pancreatic and liver tumors and advanced training in gastrointestinal surgery. Dr. Nigam performs intra-operative guided ultrasound dissections, which optimize outcomes by increasing resectability and diminishing blood loss. He operates on large multi-vessel tumors when necessary. Dr. Nigam uses tissue expanders in the abdomen to allow for full-dose abdominal radiation for sarcomas.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 32 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Specialties

Surgery ,Hematology/Oncology , Medical Oncology and Surgical Oncology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Albany Medical Center South Clinical Campus
  • Albany Medical Center

Education and Training

Medical School
New York University School Of Medicine Graduated in 1990

Main Location

Albany Medical Center General Surgery
50 New Scotland Ave FL 5
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 262-0940

Fax: (518) 826-2492
Website: www.amc.edu
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Other Locations

Albany Medical Center Otolaryngology
50 New Scotland Ave Fl 4
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 262-0940

Fax:(518) 826-2492
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Albany Medical College of Union University
47 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 262-3125

Fax:(518) 826-2330
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
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  • Aetna NYC Community Plan
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • BCBS Western NY Essential Plan
  • BluePPO HSA
  • CDPHP HMO
  • CDPHP New York State of Health - Individuals & Families
  • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
  • CDPHP PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire Blue Priority NY
  • Empire HMO
  • Empire HMO Bronze Individual via Exchange
  • Empire PPO
  • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • Fidelis Care Essential Plan
  • Fidelis Care NY State of Health HBX
  • Fidelis Mrktplace
  • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • HIP Prime HMO
  • HMO 200 Series
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP EPO/PPO
  • MVP Health Plan Essential Plan
  • MVP Health Plan Premier HMO - Individuals
  • MVP HMO
  • MVP Liberty EPO/PPO
  • MVP Preferred PPO
  • MVP Premier Plus HMO Small Groups
  • MVP Secure - NY
  • PHCS PPO
  • PPO
  • PPO 6000 Series
  • Premier HMO - Individuals
  • Savings Plus of Metro NY
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO