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We found 9 providers matching laparoscopic surgery and who accept BlueSelect All Copay near Tampa, FL.

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Dr. Michel M El-Murr, MD
Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
5 Tampa General Circle; Suite 410
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Michel El-Murr practices bariatric surgery in Tampa, FL. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. El-Murr is a graduate of American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine and a graduate of the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics' residency program. Distinctions awarded to Dr. El-Murr include: USF Research Day: Outstanding Resident Research, University of South Florida; USF Research Day: Superior Presentation Award, Univeristy of South Florida; and USF Research Day: Superior Presentation Award, University of South Florida. He is affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. His practice is open to new patients.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 45
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,227 - $5,731
  • Medicare Cost: $349 - $1,839
Dr. Shayne Mark Plosker, MD
Specializes in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
13330 Usf Laurel Drive, Sarasota; Floor 34239
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Shayne Plosker's medical specialty is reproductive endocrinology and infertility. Areas of expertise for Dr. Plosker include polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), fibroids, and infertility. Dr. Plosker is affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. After attending The University of Western Ontario, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry for medical school, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with The University of Western Ontario. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and United Healthcare HSA. Dr. Plosker's distinctions include: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition; President's Club of the University of South Florida, President's Council; and US News & World Report Top 10% of Doctors, Nationwide. Dr. Plosker is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: in Vitro Fertilization, Neuroendocrine Disorders, Fibroids, Endometriosis, Gynecologic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Michael Hunter Albrink, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
2a Columbia Drive; 3rd Floor
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Michael Albrink is a general surgeon in Tampa, FL. Clinical interests for Dr. Albrink include gallbladder problems and hernia surgery. Dr. Albrink is professionally affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Albrink is accepting new patients. After attending Ohio State University College of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). He has received professional recognition including the following: Florida Super Doctors 2009 - Gulf Coast Edition.

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Clinical Interests: Gallbladder Problems, Hernia Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 35
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,661 - $2,489
  • Medicare Cost: $522 - $701
Dr. Richard Lark Dicicco, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
508 South Habana Avenue; Suite 160
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Richard Dicicco's medical specialty is general surgery and bariatric surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Dicicco include gastric bypass surgery and laparoscopic surgery. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Saint Agnes Hospital, Baltimore. He is professionally affiliated with St. Anthony's Hospital, Bayfront Health Dade City, and Memorial Hospital of Tampa.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery, laparoscopic gastric banding

All Interests: Laparoscopic Gastric Banding, Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 31
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,039
  • Medicare Cost: $390
Dr. Meredith Kathleen Gray, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
6 Stc, Usf Department of Ob/gyn; 2 Tampa General Circle
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Meredith Gray specializes in general obstetrics & gynecology. Her areas of expertise include the following: colposcopy, menopause, and amenorrhea (missed periods). She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Gray graduated from the University of Virginia School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Carilion Clinic. Dr. Gray is affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health and The University of Kansas Hospital. Her practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic hysterectomy, laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Warts, Colposcopy, Amenorrhea, Cervix Problems, Immunization, Hysteroscopy, Contraception, Sexual ... (Read more)

Dr. Emad Mounir Mikhail, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 Tampa General Circle, Tampa; Floor 33610
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Emad Mikhail's medical specialty is general obstetrics & gynecology. His clinical interests include laparoscopic hysterectomy, myomectomy (fibroid removal), and polypectomy (polyp removal). Dr. Mikhail accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He attended Cairo University, Kasr Al-Ainy Faculty of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with The University of Toledo for residency. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Mikhail include: AAGL Clinical Research Scholar Grant, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists; Award for the Best Abstract on Reproductive Issues, AAGL 44th Global Congress on MIGS; and Special Resident in Minimally Invasive Gynecology, University of Toledo. He is affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic hysterectomy, laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Hysteroscopy, Surgical Procedures, Pelvic Problems, Gynecological Problems, Fibroids, ... (Read more)

Dr. Gilman Rackley Tyler Jr., MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Other
602 Audubon Avenue; Suite A, Office of Gilman Tyler Md
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Gilman Tyler, who practices in Tampa, FL, is a medical specialist in general surgery. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Tyler accepts. He studied medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) School of Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital of Tampa.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 15
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,582
  • Medicare Cost: $732
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Specializes in Surgery
508 S. Habana Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Wilfred Aguila sees patients in Tampa, FL. His medical specialty is surgery. In his practice, Dr. Aguila focuses on laparoscopic surgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Aguila accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He graduated from the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Aguila is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hospital of Tampa.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Laparoscopic Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 15
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,992
  • Medicare Cost: $941
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Specializes in Surgery
3615 W Hamilton Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Sachin Vaikunth specializes in surgery and practices in Tampa, FL. Dr. Vaikunth is a graduate of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $1,625
  • Medicare Cost: $604

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What is Laparoscopic Surgery?

Laparoscopic surgery is a kind of minimally invasive surgery using a thin, narrow tube called a laparoscope. Usually performed on the abdomen or the pelvic region, the surgeon makes a few very small incisions instead of one large one.

During the procedure, the surgeon inserts the laparoscope, which contains a light and camera that allows the surgeon to see what is happening inside the body. Then tiny tools are placed through the small openings and used to perform the surgery.

The most common laparoscopic surgery is gallbladder removal, but laparoscopic surgery may also be used for the removal of a kidney or appendix, to treat certain cysts and tumors, for bariatric surgery, for some GERD treatments, or for hernia repairs, among others.

Because laparoscopic surgery only uses a few tiny incisions, the scars are minimal and recovery is easier than with open surgery.