Most Advanced, Robotic, and Leading Cancer Surgery Technology in Rockland, Orange and Northern New Jersey Counties   

robotic arm

We provide one of the most comprehensive surgical service programs in the region—including a full suite of operating rooms and a recently constructed Ambulatory (same day) Surgery Center.

Both state-of-the-art offerings are equipped with the latest medical and surgical technology, including the MAKO and Da Vinci robotic systems.

Our surgical staff is comprised of highly skilled and experienced board-certified physicians, nurses and anesthesiologists specializing in a wide range of both open and minimally invasive procedures for:

National Recognition


Good Samaritan Hospital was awarded Healthgrades' 5-Star rating for performance in Bariatric Surgery, Cranial Neurosurgery, Coronary Intervention, C-Section Delivery, Esophageal/Stomach Surgery and the Treatment of SepsisAdditionally the hospital received Excellence Awards in Labor and Delivery, Cranial Neurosurgery and Coronary Intervention.  Healthgrades is the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.

A five-star rating indicates Good Samaritan Hospital’s clinical outcomes are significantly better than national averages when treating the condition or performing the procedure being evaluated.

*Healthgrades evaluated approximately 45 million Medicare inpatient records from nearly 4,500 short-term acute-care hospitals nationwide to assess hospital performance in 32 common conditions and procedures. Healthgrades recognizes a hospital’s quality achievements for cohort-specific performance, specialty area performance and overall clinical quality. The complete Healthgrades 2018 Report to the Nation and detailed study methodology can be found at

The Joint Replacement Program received the Joint Commission's National Quality Approval Seal for its commitment to excellence  

Health Matters

Listen to WTBQ Radio’s “Health Matters” with Kenneth Austin, MD, Director of Surgical Service Line Development. He discuss surgeries that are performed at St. Anthony Community Hospital, Bon Secours Community Hospital and Good Samaritan Hospital, members of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth). They range from orthopedic, vascular, bariatric, cardiac surgery and more.

Aversano Jr., Frank R., MD
  • Surgery, General Surgery
Chang, Mark, MD
  • Urology
D'Angelo Batista, Michele, MD
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
Jeganathan, Rajkumar, MD
Rajkumar Jeganathan, MD
Colorectal Surgery, Minimal Invasive and Robotic Surgery
  • Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Surgery
Lakhtaria, Paryush P., MD
  • Surgery, General Surgery
Rivera, Ramon E., MD
  • Surgery, Bariatrics
  • General Surgery