Burt Cagir, MD

Care Provider Overall: 
5
Provider Reviews: 
32
  • Clinical Details
  • Education
Hospital Privileges: 
  • Guthrie Corning Hospital
  • Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital
Clinical Interests: 
  • Anal Incontinence
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Surgical Treatment of Rectal Cancer

Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
Likelihood of Recommending Care Provider: 
5
Patients' Confidence in Care Provider: 
5
Time Care Provider Spent with Patient: 
5
Care Provider Spoke Using Clear Language: 
5
Care Provider Efforts to Include in Decisions: 
5
Care Provider's Concern for Questions and Worries: 
5
Care Provider's Explanations of Condition/Problem: 
5
Care Provider Information About Medications: 
5
Care Provider Instructions for Follow-Up Care: 
5
Care Provider's Friendliness and Courtesy: 
5
Residency: 
  • New Rochelle Hospital Medical Center, New Rochelle, N.Y.
Certification: 
  • American Board of Surgery
Education: 
  • University of Ankara School of Medicine, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
Fellowship: 
  • Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pa.

Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

Guthrie Patient: October 2017
I went for consultation about a recurring medical problem. The Dr. went over very clearly my options laying out possible solutions including surgery. His explanations were very clear, organized, and calmed my fears.
Guthrie Patient: August 2017
Dr Cagir was easy to understand my issues and was very thorough in going thru my records. He was genuinely caring about my health situation and making sure we didn't risk my health with surgery.
Guthrie Patient: May 2017
one of the best doctors i have ever seen
Guthrie Patient: May 2017
He took his time explaining the findings, post surgical procedure & answered all of my concerns.
Guthrie Patient: January 2017
*Dr. Cagir is an exceptional compassionate doctor who connects into patients AND HELPS them. He thoroughly explained answers to my questions. He worked me in early to do my procedure = greatly appreciated! His information on healing has speeded up the process for me - I'm lucky that he is my doctor.
Guthrie Patient: November 2016
Very calm, caring and considerate.
Guthrie Patient: October 2016
*Dr. Caqir is a VERY GOOD Surgeon & man! Love the Guy!