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Ronald N. Kaleya, MD

Chief, Gastrointestinal Oncology


General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Trauma Surgery



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About Me

Dr. Ronald Kaleya specializes in the treatment of pancreas, stomach and colorectal cancer, as well as gastrointestinal surgery. He recently joined the Maimonides surgical family to add depth to our expanded programs in pancreatic, gastric, colorectal and hepatobiliary oncologic surgery. This expanded program will include new surgical techniques with which to treat locally advanced and recurrent cancers, as well as those of the pancreas, stomach, liver and colon. Dr. Kaleya is board certified in General Surgery and completed a fellowship in Surgical Oncology. He comes from Montefiore Medical Center-Albert Einstein College of Medicine where he served as Professor of Clinical Surgery and Vice Chairman until 2008 and Westchester Medical Center-New York Medical College. He has been listed in Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors List every year since its inception. Dr. Kaleya has many peer-reviewed publications, book chapters, and abstracts. He has participated in translation and bench research concerning extracellular matrix and tumor angiogenesis.

Areas of Expertise

  • Gastrointestinal Cancer Care
  • General Surgery
  • Outpatient Care - Bedford Avenue
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Trauma Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Cancers
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Sarcomas


  • Colorectal Cancer Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hepatobiliary Oncologic Surgery
  • Liver Surgery
  • Pancreatic Cancer Surgery
  • Pancreatectomy
  • Stomach Cancer Surgery


Medical Degree

Cornell University Weill Cornell Medical College



Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine


Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center




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  • Aetna
  • Affinity
  • CCM Centerlight Health
  • Centers Plan
  • Cigna
  • ElderPlan
  • Emblem GHI PPO
  • Empire BCBS
  • Empire BCBS/HealthPlus
  • Fidelis
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana Tricare
  • Local 1199
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
  • Oxford Freedom/Liberty
  • RR Medicare
  • UHC Community
  • United Healthcare
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare