169 Riverside Drive, Binghamton, NY 13905
Phone: 607-352-3550
Fax: 607-798-5270

Riverside Surgical is located on the Main floor of the Ambulatory Care Center.Hours of Operation:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Monday - Friday
Please call the office to schedule an appointment.

Location:
Riverside Surgical is conveniently located in the Lourdes Ambulatory Care Center, providing easy access to diagnostic testing and other Lourdes services. 

To find us, enter the Ambulatory Care Center through the main entrance.  Take elevators 15 & 16 to the Main floor. Riverside Surgical is located on the left as you exit the elevator.

After Hours:
For established patients with general surgical issues after 5:00 PM and weekends, please call the office phone number and the answering service will put you in touch with the on call physician. In case of emergency, please go to the nearest emergency room.

Services

Riverside Surgical Waiting Room

Our mission is to provide the best surgical care, in a comfortable and supportive atmosphere. We perform a wide array of surgical services including:

  • Abcess Removal
  • Adhesion Care
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Barretts Esophagus Management
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastric Stimulator Implants
  • Gallbladder Procedures
    • Cholecystitis (Inflamation of the gallbladder)
    • Cholelithiasis (Gallstones)
  • Hemorrhoid Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Peptic Ulcer Surgery
  • Pilonidal Cyst Surgery
  • Polyp Surgery
  • Rectal Prolapse Repair
  • Spleenectomy
  • Thyroid, Gastrointestinal, and Colon/Rectal Cancer
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Upper Endoscopy
  • Video Assisted Thyroidectomy

Through the availability of some of the most sophisticated surgical technology in the community, including the da Vinci Robtic Surgical System, our patients no longer have to travel outside of the community to receive minimally invasive and advanced surgical procedures. 

Reminders

  1. Insurance cards must be presented at time of visit.
  2. Co-payments are expected and appreciated at the time of visit.
  3. All insurance companies require us to verify identifying information when you present for each visit. This prevents errors which may result in a rejection of payment by your insurer.
  4. Information about financial assistance is available by calling 607-798-5506 or 607-798-5279.
  5. For your convenience, you may also pre-register for your appointment by calling 607-584-5515. 

Meet Our Staff

The surgical team at Riverside Surgical is highly skilled and committed to providing the hightest standards in surgical care and supporting patients through their physical, emotional, and spiritual needs.

Ratna Pallapothu, MD

Ratna Pallapothu, MD
Binghamton
Telephone: 607-352-3550

Yagnik  K. Pandya, MD

Yagnik K. Pandya, MD
Binghamton
Telephone: 607-352-3550

Todd V. Prier, MD

Todd V. Prier, MD
Binghamton
Telephone: 607-352-3550

Joint Commission Gold Seal

Lourdes has been awarded the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval

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Lourdes has received
Magnet Recognition for Nursing Excellence

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Outstanding Achievement Award by the American College of Surgeon’s Commission on Cancer

New York State Desginated Stroke Center

Lourdes is a New York State Designated Stroke Center

One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery

One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement