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Dr. Othon Wiltz, MD

Colorectal Surgery* Age 64
Dr. Othon Wiltz, MD
3.5 (19 Ratings)
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Dr. Othon Wiltz, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Bronx, NY.
Dr. Othon Wiltz, MD
3.5 (19 Ratings)
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Dr. Othon Wiltz, MD

Colorectal Surgery* Age 64
Bronx, NY
Accepting new patients
39 years of experience
Dr. Othon Wiltz, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Bronx, NY.

About

Dr. Othon Wiltz, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Bronx, NY and has 39 years experience. They graduated from Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1985 and completed a residency at Harvard University-Beth Isreal Deaconess Hospital.They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Saint John's Riverside Hospital, Montefiore Medical Center and Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital. Dr. Wiltz has experience treating conditions like Anal and Rectal Cancer among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Wiltz received an average rating of 3.5/5 from patients and has been reviewed 19 times. Their office accepts new patients. Dr. Wiltz also speaks Spanish. Dr. Wiltz is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Anal and Rectal Cancer
Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Fistula
Constipation
Hemorrhoids
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Rectovaginal Fistula
Small Intestine Cancer
Anoscopy
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Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
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Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Prolapse
Anal Sphincter Dysplasia
Anorectal Abscess
Ascites
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bone Cancer
Cancer
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Cholangiocarcinoma
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Ileus
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Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Fistula
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Meckel's Diverticulum
Megacolon
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Pelvic Abscess
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Proctoptosis
Rectal Prolapse
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Cauterization
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy Laparoscopic
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy with Robotic Assist
Gallbladder Removal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Lap Vaginal Hysterectomy with Robotic Assist
Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Port Placements or Replacements
Procetectomy With Robotic Assist
Proctectomy
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Spinal Nerve Block

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Locations

  1. 1 Almar Psychological Services
    1521 Jarret Pl, Bronx, NY 10461
  2. 2 Montefiore Medical Center
    3400 Bainbridge Ave, Bronx, NY 10467
  3. 3 Mmc Medical Park At 1575 Blondell
    1575 Blondell Ave, Bronx, NY 10461
  4. 4 Inova Gastroenterology - Fair Oaks
    3620 Joseph Siewick Dr Ste 406, Fairfax, VA 22033

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wiltz
3.5
Based on 19 Reviews
5 Stars (11)
4 Stars (0)
3 Stars (1)
2 Stars (2)
1 Star (5)

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Patient Reviews
May 08, 2019
He lead the treatment of my colon-rectal cancer in 2010 and performed the surgery to remove the tumor area. He later performed a reverse Ileostomy to restore the digestive tract.
— May 08, 2019
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About Me

Care Philosophy
  • Othon Wiltz, MD, FACS, FASCRS, is a Colon and Rectal Surgeon at Montefiore and Assistant Professor of Surgery at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine. His clinical interests include inflammatory bowel disease with special focus on fistulizing Crohn&rsquos disease and surgical management in patients on biologics rectal cancer care within a multidisciplinary setting robotic colon and rectal surgery and the treatment of benign anorectal conditions in ambulatory settings.After receiving his Bachelor of Arts in Natural Sciences at Johns Hopkins in 1981, Dr. Wiltz attended the College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University, earning his Doctor of Medicine in 1985. He then went on to simultaneously pursue his General Surgery residency at Deaconess/Beth Israel Hospital and a two-year Surgical Oncology fellowship at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, completing these in 1992. He completed his Colon and Rectal Surgery fellowship in 1993 at the University of Minnesota. In 2009, he earned his Master of Bioethics from the University of Navarra.Dr. Wiltz&rsquos research interests include the correlation of the genetic footprints in Crohn&rsquos patients with fistulizing disease, rectal cancer genetic profiles as related to response to neo-adjuvant chemotherapy and chemoradiation therapy, the immune modulation of response of colon and rectal cancer to adjuvant therapy and studying the pre-habilitation of surgical patients with both benign and malignant diseases. His research has been published in many peer-reviewed journals and presented nationally and internationally.Dr. Wiltz is board certified in general surgery and colon and rectal surgery. He is a member of several professional memberships including the American College of Surgeons, the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, the Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons and the American Medical Association.
Care Philosophy
Biography
  • Dr. Othon Wiltz, MD is a colorectal surgery specialist in Bronx, NY and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1985. He specializes in Colorectal Surgery.
Biography
Languages Spoken
Spanish
Languages Spoken
Specialties*
Colorectal Surgery
Specialties*
  • *Sharecare does not verify qualifications for medical specialties. Please verify your provider's specialty and qualifications directly with your provider and applicable medical board.
Education

Education

Medical Education
  • Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
    1985
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
Board Certifications
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Internship

Internship
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    1986
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Harvard University-Beth Isreal Deaconess Hospital
    1992
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • University of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    1993
Fellowship Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Othon Wiltz, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Wiltz's profile.

Dr. Othon Wiltz, MD is affiliated with Saint John's Riverside Hospital, Montefiore Medical Center and Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital.

Yes, Dr. Othon Wiltz, MD holds board certification in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Saint John's Riverside Hospital

    976 N Broadway, Yonkers, NY

  • Montefiore Medical Center

    111 E 210th St, Bronx, NY

  • Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital

    12 N 7th Ave, Mount Vernon, NY