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Guillermo Uy MD, FACS
Specialties: General Surgery
Board Certified: General Surgery
Medical School/Degree: University of Santo Tomas
Hospital Affiliations: Orange Regional Medical Center, Catskill Regional Medical Center, Crystal Run Ambulatory Surgery Center of Middletown, LLC
Residency: General Surgery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
Internship: General Surgery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
Laparoscopic / minimally invasive surgery Abdominal hernias ( including complex reconstructions)
Year Joined: 2008
What made you want to become a health care provider or what is your earliest memory of wanting to be one?
Ever since childhood I wanted to become a doctor. I have been fascinated by the nature of this profession of helping people and saving lives.
What do you love most about your specialty? / Why did you choose your specialty?
I love my specialty because results have dramatically changed and improved lives of patients. Results and outcomes are immediate and patients love that.
How do you connect with your patients?
My specialty requires a lot of patient contact and interaction, and thus good bedside manners is key.
What are your interests outside of the office (hobbies, activities)?
I love playing basketball, and mountain biking.
What is your advice for your patients?
There is a solution to almost any problem.