Palatka General Surgeons

in Palatka, FL

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When looking for a general surgeon, be sure to look beyond who is recommended by your insurance company. Find a surgeon who is properly licensed, trained and with whom your feel comfortable.

General surgery

General surgery is a specialty that focuses on the abdomen and the digestive system in addition to many diseases and conditions involving skin, breasts, soft tissues and hernias.

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Surgery reviews in Palatka

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The surgery went very well and the level of care that I've received from Dr.
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has been excellent. He takes the time to answer questions in detail and discusses options. I highly recommend him. His staff is excellent, friendly, and competent. You may wait a while to be seen because he spends time with his patients, but he is worth waiting for.
- Andrew T.
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Being new to the area, I needed a doctor right away for a routine well-visit in order for my child to attend school in the area.
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and Associates was the first place I found and have been very pleased. Short wait times, staff a bit busy but attentive, very caring nurse practitioners, doctor is attentive and caring as well. I tried going to a few other doctor offices that my friends recommended, but came back to this one because of the friendly service and location convenience.
- Melissa L.
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They were referred by the urologist who was treating our son. They are an excellent hospital, they have a children's ER and a strong children's floor. Our care providers, the doctors and nurses as well as the sociologist were all excellent in terms of providing recommendations They were coaching my son and make recommendations for him to cope with his migraines. In addition to the professional medical care they were also very helpful to us as a family in terms of dealing with his migraine illness.
- Stephen R.
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was my surgeon at Sister's Hospital in Buffalo, NY. He's an amazing surgeon and although I certainly hope never to have surgery again, I highly recommend him to family and friends. He's a man of few words but he will answer any questions you may have. His office prepared me for this surgery with a video and instructions for after care. He's surgical staff at Sister's was wonderful and very supportive. Be aware that Dr.
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has two offices. One at Sisters and one in
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, NY. I saw him at both offices. He's a very busy surgeon but the staff kept us posted when emergencies came up and appointments had to be changed.
- Dorothy B.
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When I commented on his manner to the nurses, they said all the nurses love his sutures, he was one of their favorite surgeons.
His office was not very fancy, clearly not the focus of his energies, which are on excellent work (even at 2am!) and caring for his patients. His charges were very reasonable as well.
I was very impressed and am eternally grateful and I would highly recommend him.
- C.S. Z.
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I can't say enough wonderful things about Dr.
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. During Mom's appointment, he had his nurse call
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to start the admission process. This included ordering numerous tests that were required before surgery the next day. He also ensured that a Cardiologist saw Mom even though she has no history of heart problems. As I said, she's 90 years old.
Dr.
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was very attentive, and visited several times before and after surgery to ensure that Mom and I were fully informed with what was scheduled, and what to expect. Immediately after the surgery he came to the waiting room to report how it went, and show us pictures. Mom had over 90
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stones, and her
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bladder was 3X normal size. Mom was released from the hospital 2 days later. She has recovered beautifully from the surgery. She had one follow-up visit with Dr.
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, and he has communicated her progress with her regular Internist.
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doesn't always have all the drugs that may be required by the patient. And they didn't inform us of this problem. My Mom is on 2 inhalers for COPD. We provided her history to numerous nurses, and asked one of the respiratory therapists about it during her stay. I assumed that meant it would be resolved. It wasn't. We didn't find out until the last day that they didn't have Perforomist and hadn't substituted anything for it. They didn't tell us, or we could have supplied it. Mom went for 4 days without this medication. I consider this absolutely reckless behavior.
- Jan L.
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I was absolutely satisfied with him. He is compassionate and gentle. He is very knowledgeable and listens well and also takes his time to answer questions. He explains the procedures and the issues.
- Lucille S.

All General Surgeons in Palatka, FL

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Anthony Pacitti MD

205 Zeagler Dr
Palatka

Errol Findlater MD,MBBS,BS

3314 Crill Ave
Palatka

Jeremy Caudill DO

414 Zeagler Dr
Palatka

Joseph Armotrading MD

3314 Crill Ave
Palatka

Joseph Stillwood

800 Zeagler Dr
Palatka

Joseph Stillword MD

800 Zeagler Dr
Palatka

Medalle, Dr. Gregorio N.

1052 Downing Cir
Wauchula

Putnam Surgical Associates LLC

414 Zeagler Dr
Palatka

Robert Melosh MD

530 Zeagler Dr
Palatka

Royalty, Dr. John W

6151 N Suncoast Blvd
Crystal River

Smith, Dr. Steven

5701 Overseas Hwy
Marathon

Wm Wooldridge MD

414 Zeagler Dr
Palatka

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