Dr. Gudrun Aspelund, Doctor
  • Doctor
  • General Surgery · Pediatric Surgery

Dr. Gudrun Aspelund

5.0

  • Titles & Designations: MD

  • Years of Experience: …

  • Gender: …

  • Age: 46

  • Accepting New Patients

Specialties

Specialties

General Surgery

Pediatric Surgery

Conditions Treated

Abdominal Disorders

All Lymphoma

Anal Fissure

Anal Fistula

Anorectal Abscess

Appendicitis

Cancer

Cholecystitis

Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia

Empyema

Esophageal Diseases

Esophageal Fistula

Gallstones

Gastrointestinal Diseases

Gastroschisis

Hernia

Hirschsprung's Disease

Imperforate Anus

Inguinal Hernia

Intestinal Atresia

Jejunal Atresia

Meckel's Diverticulum

Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant

Pediatric Hernia

Pyloric Stenosis

Soft Tissue Sarcoma

Umbilical Hernia

Ventral Hernia

Procedures Performed

Abdominal Mass Biopsy

Abdominal Surgery

Acid Reflux Surgery

Appendectomy

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic

Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair, Open

Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)

Esophageal Surgery

Esophagomyotomy

Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal

Gallbladder Removal

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic

Gastroenterology Procedures

Hernia Repair

Hernia and Hydrocele Repair

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open

Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery

Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure

Lung Biopsy

Lung Surgery

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Muscle Biopsy

Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair

Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Pediatric Advanced Laparoscopy Surgery

Pediatric Surgical Procedures

Port Placements or Replacements

Port Removal

Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)

Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)

Thoracic Surgical Procedure

Thoracoscopic Lobectomy

Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy

Tumor Surgery

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Dr. Gudrun Aspelund

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  • No Malpractice Claims

Languages

English

Biography

Dr. Gudrun Aspelund, MD is a pediatric surgery doctor who practices in New York, NY. She is 46 years old and has been practicing for 21 years. Dr. Aspelund is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital.

Treatment Approach

As a general pediatric surgeon at CUMC I take care of infants and children with a variety of conditions; in particular gastrointestinal diseases and congenital anomalies which includes the use of minimal access surgery. I hold a faculty position as Assistant Professor of Surgery at the College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and enjoy teaching our medical students, residents and fellows. My academic interests are in clinical outcomes.

Education

University of Iceland Laeknadeild

Medical School

1996

Yale New-Haven Hosp

Internship Hospital

2001

Yale New-Haven Hosp

Residency Hospital

2005

The Hospital for Sick Children

Fellowship Hospital

2007

Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Other Education

2009

Board Certifications

General Surgery

American Board of Surgery

Pediatric Surgery

American Board of Surgery

Publications & Research

Unspecified

Awards & Recognition

Unspecified

Memberships

Unspecified

Associated Practices & Hospitals

NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital

Hospital

NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

Hospital

NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Hospital

Morgan Stanley Childrens Hospital

Medical Practice

NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Westchester

Medical Practice

Morgan Stanley Childrens Hospital

Medical Practice

ColumbiaDoctors Tarrytown

Medical Practice

Insurance

Aetna

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II

Amerigroup (Wellpoint)

Medicaid

AvMed

Open Access

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Blue Card PPO

CareOregon

Medicaid

CareSource

Medicaid

Cigna

Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO

Community Health Choice

Medicaid

Connecticare

Connecticare HMO

EmblemHealth

Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO

Fidelis Care

Fidelis Care HMO

Health Net

Medicaid

HealthPlus

Medicaid

inHealth

Medicaid

INTotal Health

Medicaid

Medica

Medicaid

Midwest Health Plan

Medicaid

Molina Healthcare

Medicaid

MVP Health Care

MVP Health Care PPO

Oxford Health Plans

Freedom Plan

Peach State Health Plan

Medicaid

Staywell (Wellcare)

Medicaid

Tricare

TriCare for Life

UnitedHealthCare

Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

Wellcare of Georgia

Medicaid

Commercial Insurance Company

Group Health Cooperative

HealthFirst

Locals (any local)

Medicaid

Neighborhood Health Plan

POMCO Group

Ratings & Reviews

Average Rating

5.0

Personal Performance

Time Well Spent

5.0

Trustworthiness

5.0

Answers Questions

5.0

Explains Conditions

5.0

Staff & Office

Office Env

5.0

Scheduling

5.0

Friendliness

5.0

Avg Wait Time

Under 10 minutes

Dr. Gudrun Aspelund

5.0