We found 5 general surgeons who accept Focus near Greenwich, CT.

Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery
5 Perryridge Road; Suite 2-2200
Greenwich, CT
 

Dr. Michael Caty is a specialist in pediatric surgery and general surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Yale New Haven Health System. Dr. Caty is in-network for Anthem, ConnectiCare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. After completing medical school at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Dr. Caty performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan.

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Clinical interests: Cancer Surgery, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Neonatal Surgery

Specializes in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
455 East Putnam Avenue
Old Greenwich, CT
 

Dr. Stephen Bauer is a general surgery and vascular surgery specialist. He takes Anthem, ConnectiCare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Bauer obtained his medical school training at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and performed his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Bauer (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Italian. He is affiliated with Western Connecticut Health Network and Yale New Haven Health System. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Renal Angioplasty, Cancer Surgery, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Carotid Artery Disease, Minimally ... (Read more)

Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery
5 Perryridge Road; Suite 2-2200
Greenwich, CT
 

Dr. Doruk Ozgediz is a pediatric surgery and general surgery specialist. Areas of expertise for Dr. Ozgediz include minimally invasive surgery, neonatal surgery, and thoracic (chest) surgery procedures. Dr. Ozgediz is affiliated with Yale New Haven Health System. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, ConnectiCare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Ozgediz is accepting new patients. He attended the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Ozgediz (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Spanish, and French.

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Clinical interests: Surgical Procedures, Thoracic Surgery Procedures, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Neonatal Surgery

Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery
5 Perryridge Road
Greenwich, CT
 

Dr. David Stitelman is a pediatric surgeon and general surgeon. For his residency, Dr. Stitelman trained at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Stitelman honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, United Healthcare Navigate, and more. He is professionally affiliated with Yale New Haven Health System. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Cancer Surgery, Pancreatic Cancer, Gallbladder Cancer, Liver Cancer, Endocrine Cancer, Minimally ... (Read more)

Specializes in Pediatric Surgery, General Surgery
5 Perryridge Road; Suite 2-2200
Greenwich, CT
 

Dr. Daniel Solomon is a specialist in pediatric surgery and general surgery. He graduated from New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. He trained at Yale-New Haven Hospital for residency. Dr. Solomon is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, ConnectiCare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He is professionally affiliated with Yale New Haven Health System. Dr. Solomon is accepting new patients.

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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.
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