Dr. Datta continues to be listed in Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.'s, Top Doctors: New York Metro Area guide. The acclaimed guide spotlights the top 10 percent of primary care and specialty care physicians in the tri-state New York area. Doctors listed in its top doctor series of guides are selected after peer nomination, extensive research and careful review and screening. The Gertrude & Louis Feil Cancer Center is a recipient of many prestigious honors and citations, including the American College of Surgeons Comprehensive Community Cancer Center and the Commission on Cancer Outstanding Achievement Award.
Dr. Datta is the author of "thyroid cancer point-of-care/best practice guidelines" for the prestigious British Medical Journal (BMJ), which is read and used by physicians worldwide. He has written extensively on thyroid neoplasms and colon cancer screening and is a member of the Editorial Board of International Surgery, published by the International College of Surgeons, USA. Dr. Datta is also a member of the Editorial Board of International Surgery, published by the International College of Surgeons, USA.
At South Nassau, Dr. Rajiv Datta is the director of our Surgical Oncology Program. He personally performs each and every surgery on his patients. Dr. Datta combines his highly technical skills with a compassionate outlook towards each patient. Personal connections are made with both patient and family allowing for comfort and reassurance in a time of great stress and emotion. Life altering decisions are being made and Dr. Datta guides his patients throughout every phase of their journey towards a cure.
Assessment and treatment is performed for women with both benign and malignant breast diseases ... read more
Screening, diagnosis and treatment of colorectal cancers — are offered ... read more
Melanoma: As the deadliest form of skin cancer, melanoma requires aggressive and skillful treatment ... read more
The majority of thyroid masses are benign; however the division of surgical oncology has experience with the management of both benign and malignant ... read more
Treatment for gastric cancers usually involve radical surgery, such as removal of the stomach and draining of the surrounding lymph nodes ... read more
Diagnostic testing for head and neck cancer may include endoscopic techniques, such as nasopharyngoscopy, pharyngoscopy or laryngoscopy ... read more
Surgery remains the gold standard of treatment for liver tumors. Unfortunately, only about 20% of patients with liver tumors are candidates for surgery ... read more
Treatment of pancreatic tumors includes major resection such as the Whipple procedure ... read more