Frank Caliendo, MD

Caliendo, Frank, MD

Primary Location

1100 Franklin Avenue, Suite 203
Garden City, NY 11570
(516) 248-2422

Department

Surgery

Area(s) of Practice Specialty

Colorectal Surgery

Hospital Employed

No

Website

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Medical School

University Health Science Chicago Medical School

Residency

Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Fellowship

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Medical Center

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery

Accepted Insurance

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Accepting New Patients

Yes

Bio

Along with the expertise in treating colon and rectal diseases, Dr Caliendo brings with him a vast experience in laparoscopic colon and rectal surgery. Dr. Caliendo has performed hundreds of laparoscopic colon and rectal surgical operations.  He has had the honor and privilege of teaching these procedures to colon and rectal surgical residents since 2000. In addition to laparoscopic colon and rectal surgery, Dr. Caliendo has been at the forefront of robotic colon and rectal surgery. With the robotic system Dr. Caliendo is able to perform even more minimally invasive resections of the colon and rectum.

Dr. Caliendo is Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery as well as the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery. He serves as the Senior Vice President of the Mount Sinai Health Network, and as Director of Colorectal Surgical Services at South Nassau Community hospital. He is a Fellow of both the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (FASCRS). In 2015, Dr. Caliendo completed a Masters program in Health Care Delivery Science from Dartmouth College and Tuck Business School (MHCDS). Dr. Caliendo is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at NSLIJ-Hofstra Medical School. He has presented research at local and regional colon and rectal surgical society meetings as well as the national meeting of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons.