We found 20 providers matching upper gastrointestinal surgery and who accept Aetna Gold near Philadelphia, PA.

Dr. Taine Tayard Valere Valere Pechet, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
3737 Market Street; 4th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Taine Pechet is a thoracic surgery specialist. Dr. Pechet's clinical interests include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), cancer surgery, and collapsed lung (pneumothorax). He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. He is a graduate of Harvard Medical School. He trained at Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis, Caritas Carney Hospital, and Brigham and Women's Hospital for residency. He has received distinctions including Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine 's annual Top Docs issue, 2011 through 2016; Philadelphia Super Doctors; and Recognized by America's Top Doctors, 2013-14. Dr. Pechet's professional affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Philadelphia VA Medical Center. Dr. Pechet's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , Nissen fundoplication, esophagectomy

All Interests: Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Esophagus Problems, Laser Treatment, Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, ... (Read more)

Dr. Ari David Brooks, MD
Specializes in Surgical Oncology
245 North 15th Street; Ms 413
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Ari Brooks' specialty is surgical oncology (cancer surgery). He speaks Hebrew. These areas are among Dr. Brooks's clinical interests: rectal cancer, swollen lymph nodes (lymphadenopathy), and colon cancer. He is professionally affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. He graduated from MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. Dr. Brooks completed his residency training at NYU Langone Medical Center, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, and Bellevue Hospital Center. His average patient rating is 2.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Brooks accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. He has received distinctions including Philadelphia Super Doctors; Recognized by America's Top Doctors; and Recognized by Philadelphia Magazine 's annual Top Docs issues 2015,2016.

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Relevant Interests: , esophagectomy

All Interests: Breast-Conserving Surgery, Lumpectomy, Gallbladder Cancer, Hyperparathyroidism, Liver Cancer, Bile ... (Read more)

Dr. Ned Zachary Carp, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Thoracic Surgery
100 E Lancaster Avenue; Suite 275 Lankenau Med Sci Building
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Ned Carp is a specialist in general surgery, surgical oncology (cancer surgery), and thoracic surgery. He works in Wynnewood, PA. He attended medical school at Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Carp's residency was performed at Abington Memorial Hospital. His areas of expertise include esophageal cancer, breast cancer surgery, and lung cancer. Patients gave Dr. Carp an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Carp include: State Chair Outstanding Performance Award; American Cancer Society - Commission on Cancer (CoC); and TOP DOCTOR - Surgery Philadelphia Magazine. He is professionally affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , esophagectomy

All Interests: Cancer Surgery, Appendicitis, Breast Surgery, Mediastinal Cancer, Thymectomy, Biopsy, Acid Reflux, ... (Read more)

Dr. Francesco Palazzo, MD
Specializes in Surgery
1100 Walnut Street; 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Francesco Palazzo specializes in surgery and practices in Philadelphia, PA. He is a graduate of the University of Catania Faculty of Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Palazzo trained at Jefferson University Hospitals for residency. Clinical interests for Dr. Palazzo include esophageal cancer, adrenalectomy (adrenal surgery), and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy. He is an in-network provider for Coventry, Aetna HSA, Coventry HSA, and more. In addition to English, Dr. Palazzo speaks Italian. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Methodist Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , Heller myotomy, esophagectomy

All Interests: Achalasia, Inguinal Hernia, Metabolic Syndrome, Tumor, Appendicitis, Heartburn, Appendectomy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Patrick Ross Jr., PhD, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
100 East Lancaster Avenue; Lankenau Med Center, Mob West, Suite 230
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Patrick Ross, who practices in Wynnewood, PA, Bryn Mawr, PA, and Media, PA, is a medical specialist in general surgery and thoracic surgery. Dr. Ross attended St. Louis University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Yale University for residency. His areas of expertise include esophageal cancer, barrett's esophagus, and lung cancer. He accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Aetna HSA, and more. Dr. Ross is professionally affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , esophagectomy

All Interests: Mediastinal Cancer, Thymectomy, Acid Reflux, Esophagectomy, Esophageal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Cancer, ... (Read more)

Dr. Sean Patrick Harbison, MD
Specializes in Surgery
3737 Market Street; 4th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Sean Harbison is a Philadelphia, PA physician who specializes in surgery. Dr. Harbison's education and training includes medical school at Temple University School of Medicine and residency at Graduate Hospital. His areas of expertise include lipoma, achalasia, and inguinal hernia repair. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Philadelphia Super Doctors and Recognized by Philadelphia Magazine 's annual Top Docs issue, 2015-2016. Dr. Harbison speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , fundoplication

All Interests: Achalasia, Revision Surgery, Gallbladder Cancer, Fundoplication, Abdominal Problems, Bile Duct ... (Read more)

Dr. Nathaniel Rutherford Evans III, MD
Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
1025 Walnut Street; Suite 607
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Nathaniel Evans is a specialist in cardiothoracic surgery. His clinical interests include esophageal cancer, lung cancer, and achalasia. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Evans is a graduate of Stanford University School of Medicine and a graduate of Massachusetts General Hospital's residency program. Dr. Evans's professional affiliations include Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Abington Health, and Methodist Hospital. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , Heller myotomy, esophagectomy

All Interests: Achalasia, Heartburn, Thymectomy, Hiatal Hernia, Interstitial Lung Disease, Acid Reflux, ... (Read more)

Dr. John Charles Kucharczuk, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
3400 Spruce Street, Pcam; West Pavilion Floor 1
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. John Kucharczuk's area of specialization is thoracic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Kucharczuk include esophageal cancer, cancer surgery, and video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS). He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He trained at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania for residency. He has received distinctions including Philadelphia Super Doctors; Recognized by Main Line Today's Top Doctor's 2016 issue; and Recognized by America's Top Doctors, 2012-14. Dr. Kucharczuk is affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , esophagectomy

All Interests: Stenosis, Bronchoscopy, Esophagus Problems, Lung Problems, Surgical Procedures, Minimally Invasive ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 15
  • Charge (avg.): $8,485
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,780
Dr. Steven Eugene Raper, MD
Specializes in Surgery, Critical Care
3400 Civic Center Boulevard, West Pavilion, 4th Floor; Department of Gi Surgery
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Steven Raper is a surgeon and intensive care specialist. These areas are among his clinical interests: cancer surgery, esophageal varices, and rectal cancer. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Dr. Raper attended medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Raper include: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2005-2006, 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012. He is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , esophagectomy

All Interests: Achalasia, Gastrostomy, Cirrhosis, Colitis, Wound Complications, Gallstones, Gastritis, Gallbladder ... (Read more)

Dr. Alan Leslie Schuricht, MD
Specializes in Surgery
800 Walnut Street; 20th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Alan Schuricht practices surgery. He obtained his medical school training at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and performed his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals. Clinical interests for Dr. Schuricht include cancer surgery, achalasia, and bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Schuricht average 3.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine 's Top Docs issue. Dr. Schuricht's hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP).

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Relevant Interests: , Heller myotomy, Nissen fundoplication, esophagectomy

All Interests: Achalasia, Inguinal Hernia, Liver Tumor, Laparoscopic Gastric Banding, Lymphadenectomy, Cellulitis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Karen Ann Chojnacki, MD
Specializes in Surgery
1100 Walnut Street; 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Karen Chojnacki is a Philadelphia, PA physician who specializes in surgery. She graduated from SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. Dr. Chojnacki's residency was performed at Jefferson University Hospitals. These areas are among her clinical interests: esophageal cancer, adrenalectomy (adrenal surgery), and achalasia. Patients gave her an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Coventry. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Chojnacki include: Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs and Philadelphia Super Doctors. Dr. Chojnacki is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Methodist Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , Heller myotomy, esophagectomy

All Interests: Achalasia, Inguinal Hernia, Whipple Procedure, Tumor, Appendicitis, Heartburn, Appendectomy, Hiatal ... (Read more)

Dr. Gary B Korus, MD
Specializes in Surgery
3400 Civic Center Boulevard; West Pavilion, 4th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Gary Korus' area of specialization is surgery. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Korus's clinical interests include adrenalectomy (adrenal surgery), cancer surgery, and rectal cancer. He is professionally affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. After attending Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at the University Hospitals, Cleveland and the University of Rochester Medical Center. Dr. Korus has received professional recognition including the following: Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine 's 2008, 2009 Top Docs issue.

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Relevant Interests: , Heller myotomy, Nissen fundoplication, esophagectomy

All Interests: Achalasia, Gastrostomy, Colitis, Small Bowel Resection, Gallstones, Gastritis, Gallbladder Cancer, ... (Read more)

Dr. Noel Norman Williams, MD
Specializes in Surgery
3400 Spruce Street; 4 Silverstein Building
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Noel Williams' area of specialization is surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: cancer surgery, rectal cancer, and colon cancer. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Williams takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Williams attended Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland for medical school and subsequently trained at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Mater Misericordiae University Hospital for residency. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Williams include: Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2005-2006, 2009-2010, 2011-2012 and Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine 's Top Docs issue. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).

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Relevant Interests: , esophagectomy

All Interests: Laparoscopic Gastric Banding, Gallstones, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, Liver Cancer, Bile Duct Cancer, ... (Read more)

Dr. David Scott Wernsing, MD
Specializes in Surgery
800 Walnut Street; 20th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. David Wernsing's specialty is surgery. His areas of expertise include cancer surgery, achalasia, and inguinal hernia. His professional affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. Dr. Wernsing studied medicine at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. His residency was performed at Pennsylvania Hospital. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE.

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Relevant Interests: , Heller myotomy, Nissen fundoplication, esophagectomy

All Interests: Achalasia, Inguinal Hernia, Gastrostomy, Liver Tumor, Laparoscopic Gastric Banding, Stenosis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Veeraiah Siripurapu, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Surgical Oncology
100 E Lancaster Avenue; Suite 275 Lankenau Med Sci Building
Wynnewood, PA
 

Dr. Veeraiah Siripurapu is a Wynnewood, PA physician who specializes in general surgery and surgical oncology (cancer surgery). His clinical interests include esophageal cancer, barrett's esophagus, and breast cancer surgery. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Siripurapu takes. He attended medical school at the University College London (UCL) Medical School. For his residency, Dr. Siripurapu trained at Lankenau Medical Center. He is affiliated with Lankenau Medical Center. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , esophagectomy

All Interests: Appendicitis, Acid Reflux, Esophagectomy, Esophageal Cancer, Breast Cancer Surgery, Minimally ... (Read more)

Dr. Ernest Lancelot Rosato, MD
Specializes in Surgery
1100 Walnut Street; 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Ernest Rosato specializes in surgery and practices in Philadelphia, PA. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. Areas of expertise for Dr. Rosato include adrenalectomy (adrenal surgery), inguinal hernia, and heller myotomy. His professional affiliations include Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Methodist Hospital. Dr. Rosato takes Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. For his professional training, Dr. Rosato completed a residency program at Jefferson University Hospitals. Dr. Rosato has received the following distinction: Philadelphia Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , Heller myotomy

All Interests: Inguinal Hernia, Whipple Procedure, Tumor, Appendicitis, Appendectomy, Pancreatic Cancer, ... (Read more)

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