We found 3 general surgeons who accept Humana Silver near Sterling, CO.

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Dr. Kilsan Koh, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
1405 S. 8th Avenue; Suite 101
Sterling, CO
 

Dr. Kilsan Koh is a general surgery specialist. He is conversant in Korean. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Centura Health and Banner Health. Before performing his residency at Pontiac General Hospital, Dr. Koh attended Loma Linda University School of Medicine. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in General Surgery
1405 S 8th Avenue; Suite 101
Sterling, CO
 

Dr. Justin Roberts' specialty is general surgery. Before performing his residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Dr. Roberts attended Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Dr. Roberts is affiliated with Banner Health Clinic.

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Specializes in General Surgery
1405 S 8th Avenue; Suite 101
Sterling, CO
 

Dr. Krzysztof Wikiel's specialty is general surgery. Dr. Wikiel attended medical school at Medical University of Warsaw. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Case Western Reserve University. He is in-network for United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, United Healthcare POS, and more. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Centura Health and Banner Health.

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What is General Surgery?

A general surgeon is a specialist who performs many different kinds of operations, with a focus on those located in the chest and abdomen. General surgeons have specific knowledge about anatomy, surgical techniques, and wound care that allows them to excel at a wide variety of procedures.

While a general surgeon can perform many different kinds of operations, there are a few types that are most common in general surgery. They include:
  • Mastectomies and breast cancer removal
  • Laparoscopic abdominal surgery, including hernia repairs and weight loss surgery
  • Colorectal surgery to treat conditions such as intestinal polyps or Crohn’s disease
  • Abdominal transplants, such as kidney transplants or liver transplants
  • Emergency surgery, performing all different kinds of needed surgery in an emergency department

A general surgery residency requires the doctor to have direct experience in ten widely different areas, including abdominal procedures, pediatric surgery, removing cancer, and repairing trauma. General surgeons have the ability to examine patients, perform biopsies, and plan care. They can prescribe antibiotics and pain medication and manage complications. They are operation experts, from diagnosis through recovery.