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Daniel L. Feingold, MD

  • Edelman-Jarislowsky Associate Professor of Surgery at CUMC

This provider accepts new patients

Appointment Phone Number: (212) 342-1155

Daniel L. Feingold, MD

Colorectal surgery is Dr. Feingold's passion. In order to provide exceptional care, once he finished training in General Surgery, Dr. Feingold went on to complete two advanced surgery fellowships in Colorectal Surgery and in Surgical Oncology. His practice focuses on improving patient care by preserving function and by reducing post-operative pain and post-operative complications. Dr. Feingold has been on faculty at Columbia University for 11 years and is double-board-certified in Colorectal Surgery and in General Surgery. Dr. Feingold holds the Stanley Edelman, MD-Stephen Jarislowsky Endowed Chair in Surgery and has been named a Castle Connolly Top Doctor every year beginning in 2012. He has published widely and frequently lectures at national surgery meetings on topics related to all aspects of colorectal surgery. Please visit www.vitals.com to read patient testimonials about Dr. Feingold.

Board Certifications

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Surgery, General
  • Colon & Rectal Cancer
  • Cancer Care
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Sphincter Saving Operations
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Crohns Disease
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Anal Fissure and Fistula
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Colonoscopy

Education & Training

  • Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
  • Internship: Overlook Hospital - NJ
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson Hospital
  • Fellowship: National Cancer Institute, MD

Locations

  • Herbert Irving Pavilion

    161 Fort Washington Avenue
    Floor: 8, Room: 820
    New York, NY 10032
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (212) 342-1155
    Fax:
    (212) 305-0267
  • Cortland Manor Office

    1978 Crompond Road
    Suite: 101
    Cortland Manor, NY 10567
    For new and current patient appointments, call:
    (914) 293-8600
    Fax:
    (212) 293-8606

Presentations

  • The Safety and Reliability of Tattooing Colorectal Neoplasms Prior to Laparoscopic Resection. Podium presentation, The European Association for Endoscopic Surgery, Tenth Annual Congress, Lisbon, Portugal, June, 2002.
  • Does Hemodynamic Instability Predict Positive Technetium-Labeled Red Blood Cell Positivity In Patients With Acute Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding? Podium presentation, The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX, May 2004.
  • Anal Fissure-Fistula: a single institution’s experience. Podium presentation, The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, May 2005.
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy Techniques: Exteriorization of Specimen While In Continuity and Anastomosis While In Continuity Followed By Resection, Podium presentation, The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, June 2006.
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy Techniques: Medial to Lateral Colon Mobilization at the IMV, Podium presentation, The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting, St. Louis, MO, June 2007.
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy Techniques: Medial to Lateral Colon Mobilization at the IMV, Podium presentation, The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Tripartite Meeting, Boston, MA, June 2008.
  • The Use of CO2 Colonoscopy and Combined Laparoscopy and Polypectomy, Podium presentation, New Techniques in Colorectal Laparoscopic Surgery, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, June 2009.
  • Use of an energy device is associated with longer specimens in Altemeier operations. American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL, October 2009.
  • Advances in the management of diverticulitis: Laparoscopic lavage. Podium presentation, The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, June 2010.
  • Peri-anal Abscess and Fistula, Podium presentation, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL, October 2012.
  • Laparoscopic lavage for diverticulitis: is it as good as the data suggests? Podium Presentation, Digestive Disease Week, Orlando, May, 2013.
  • Advanced endoscopic imaging: Polyps and dysplasia detection, Podium presentation in the Advanced Endoscopy/Endoluminal Surgery Symposium, The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting, Hollywood, FL, May 2014.
  • Evolving Concepts in the Management of Diverticulitis: Laparoscopic Lavage, Podium presentation, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, San Francisco, CA, October 2014.
  • Contemporary Management of Common Anorectal Problems: Complications of Anorectal Surgery, Podium presentation, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, San Francisco, CA, October 2014.

Publications

  • Feingold DL and Kiran RP: Diagnosis and management of acute colonic diverticulitis, in Fazio VW, Church JM, Delaney CP, Kiran R (eds): Current Therapy in Colon and Rectal Surgery, 3rd edition, in press.
  • Feingold DL and Kiran RP: Complications of the ileal pouch, in Steele S, Hull T, Read T, Saclarides T, Senagore A, Whitlow C (eds): ASCRS Textbook of Colon and Rectal Surgery, 3rd edition, in press.
  • Lee-Kong SA and Feingold DL: Hand-assisted left colectomy, in Ross H, Lee S, Mutch M, Rivadeneira D, Steele S (eds): Minimally Invasive Approaches to Colon and Rectal Disease: Technique and Best Practices, 1st edition, 2015.
  • Lee-Kong SA and Feingold DL: Left hemicolectomy hand-assisted laparoscopic (HALS) technique, in Mulholland M, Hughes S, Hawn M, Sabel M, Albo D, Englesbe M, Dalman R (eds): Operative Techniques in Surgery, 1st edition, 2015.
  • Myers EA, Feingold DL, Arnell TD, Njoh L, Cekic V, Jang JH, Naffouje S, Whelan RL. The rate of use of hand-assisted laparoscopic methods is directly proportional to body mass index. Surg Endosc 28; 108-115, 2014.
  • Feingold DL, Steele SR, Lee S, Kaiser A, Boushey R, Buie WD, Rafferty JF. Practice parameters for the treatment of sigmoid diverticulitis. Dis Colon Rectum, 57; 284-294, 2014.
  • Feingold DL and Lee-Kong, SA: The history of minimally invasive surgery, Seminars in Colon and Rectal Surgery, David J. Schoetz, Jr (ed), 3-7, March 2013.
  • Myers EA, Feingold DL, Forde KA, Arnell TD, Jang JH, Whelan RL: Colorectal cancer in patients under 50 years of age: A retrospective analysis of two institutions’ experience. World J Gastroenterol 19; 5651-6757, 2013.
  • Jang JH, Balik E, Kirchoff D, Tromp W, Kumar A, Grieco M, Feingold DL, Cekic V, Njoh L, Whelan RL. Oncologic colorectal resection, not advanced endoscopic polypectomy, is the best treatment for large dysplastic adenomas. J Gastrointest Surg 16; 165-171, 2012.

Selected National Presentations:

  • Difficult Colonoscopy: Tricks and New Techniques for Getting to the Cecum, Podium presentation in the Advanced Endoscopy and Endoluminal Surgery Symposium, The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, May 2015.
  • Advanced endoscopic imaging: Polyps and dysplasia detection, Podium presentation in the Advanced Endoscopy/Endoluminal Surgery Symposium, The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting, Hollywood, FL, May 2014.
  • Benign Abdominal and Colonoscopy Session moderator, The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting, Hollywood, FL, May 2014.
  • Evolving Concepts in the Management of Diverticulitis: Laparoscopic Lavage, Podium presentation, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, San Francisco, CA, October 2014.
  • Contemporary Management of Common Anorectal Problems: Complications of Anorectal Surgery, Podium presentation, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, San Francisco, CA, October 2014.
  • Triamcinolone Injection: an alternative muscle-sparing treatment for anal fissure, poster presentation, American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting, Phoenix, May, 2013.
  • Laparoscopic lavage for diverticulitis: is it as good as the data suggests? Podium Presentation, Digestive Disease Week, Orlando, May, 2013.
  • Peri-anal Abscess and Fistula, Podium presentation, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL, October 2012.
  • Advances in the management of diverticulitis: Laparoscopic lavage. Podium presentation, The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, June 2010.