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We found 9 providers matching endoscopic surgery and who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Platinum EPO near Gainesville, FL.

Dr. Daniel Jackson Hall, MD
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology
4340 W Newberry Road; Suite 301
Gainesville, FL
 

Dr. Daniel Hall is a facial plastic surgeon and otolaryngologist. Dr. Hall has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 13
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,340
  • Medicare Cost: $461
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Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology
4340 W Newberry Road; Suite 301
Gainesville, FL
 

Dr. Brian Kerr's specialties are facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). He attended medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. Dr. Kerr takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $847
  • Medicare Cost: $344
Dr. Bruce Allen Mast, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
1515 Sw Archer Road
Gainesville, FL
 

Dr. Bruce Mast's specialty is plastic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Mast include thigh lift, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Mast honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He graduated from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and then he performed his residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) and a hospital affiliated with Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU). Dr. Mast's distinctions include: Castle Connelly Top Doctor; America's Top Surgeons; and America's Top Cosmetic Surgeons. He is professionally affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health).

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All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Eyelid Problems, Injectable Fillers, ... (Read more)

Dr. Larry Keith Chidgey, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1600 Sw Archer Road
Gainesville, FL
 

Dr. Larry Chidgey is a hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Gainesville, FL. Dr. Chidgey is professionally affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health). He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He studied medicine at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine. He has received the following distinction: Nominee for College of Medicine Basic Science and Clinic Science Teacher of the year, ..

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Clinical Interests: Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Musculoskeletal Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 31
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,727
  • Medicare Cost: $526
Dr. Alan M Lessner, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
1601 S.w. Archer Road
Gainesville, FL
 

Dr. Alan Lessner works as an ophthalmologist. He attended medical school at Albany Medical College. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center. Dr. Lessner has indicated that his clinical interests include plastic surgery procedures. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Lessner accepts. Dr. Lessner is professionally affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health) and North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System.

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Clinical Interests: Plastic Surgery Procedures

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,695
  • Medicare Cost: $464
Dr. Paul C Dell, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1600 Sw Archer Road
Gainesville, FL
 

Dr. Paul Dell specializes in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Dell is affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health). After completing medical school at the University of Florida College of Medicine, he performed his residency at Shands at the University of Florida. The average patient rating for Dr. Dell is 5.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 20
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,755
  • Medicare Cost: $509
Dr. Jeb Mahan Justice, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
1600 Sw Archer Road
Gainesville, FL
 

Dr. Jeb Justice is a medical specialist in otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Justice is professionally affiliated with the University of Florida Health (UF Health) and North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He obtained his medical school training at Emory University School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Utah.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 129
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,254 - $3,145
  • Medicare Cost: $123 - $512
Dr. John William Tyrone III, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
1204 Nw 69th Terrace; Suite F
Gainesville, FL
 

Dr. John Tyrone is a plastic surgery specialist. The average patient rating for Dr. Tyrone is 5.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Tyrone include thigh lift, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine.

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All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, Laser Resurfacing, Blepharoptosis ... (Read more)

Dr. Sofia Krkljus Kirk, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
4340 W Newberry Road; Suite 301
Gainesville, FL
 

Dr. Sofia Kirk's specialty is plastic surgery. Dr. Kirk attended medical school at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine. Her areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. The average patient rating for Dr. Kirk is 4.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kirk accepts.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Dermabrasion, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, Laser Resurfacing, ... (Read more)

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What is Endoscopic Surgery?

Endoscopic surgery is a type of minimally invasive surgery using a tool called an endoscope, a kind of thin, hollow tube. The endoscope contains optical fibers that transmit light and images, so a doctor can see through it. It can be inserted through a small incision or into an opening in the body (such as the mouth, nose, or anus). The endoscope allows a physician access to see and perform procedures on the inside of the body without needing to make a large incision.

Once the endoscope is moved inside the body, the physician can use it to examine the area. Then very small tools can be moved through the tube of the endoscope and used to perform the surgery. Miniature forceps can take a biopsy or remove a growth, place and take out stitches, or collect cell samples. Endoscopic surgery can be used for many different procedures including sinus surgery, kidney stone removal and certain biopsies. It can even be used for brain surgery.

Because endoscopic surgery requires either a very tiny incision or none at all, there is very little scarring and a much easier recovery than with full open surgery.