We found 6 general surgeons who accept Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida BlueSelect near Fort Lauderdale, FL.

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Dr. Ralph Guarneri, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Trauma Surgery
1508 Se 3rd Avenue; Suite H
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Ralph Guarneri practices general surgery and trauma surgery. On average, patients gave him a rating of 2.5 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. Guarneri accepts. Dr. Guarneri obtained his medical school training at SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. He is professionally affiliated with Broward Health Medical Center (BHMC).

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Dr. Ron Arison, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
2438 E Commercial Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Ron Arison sees patients in Fort Lauderdale, FL. His medical specialties are general surgery and vascular surgery. Dr. Arison studied medicine at Tel Aviv University, Sackler Faculty of Medicine. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. In addition to English, he speaks Hebrew. Dr. Arison is affiliated with Broward Health Imperial Point.

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Specializes in General Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery
4900 West Oakland Park Boulevard; Suite 105
Lauderdale Lakes, FL
 

Dr. Efren Buitrago works as a general surgeon and cardiothoracic surgeon. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more. After attending National University of Colombia Faculty of Medicine for medical school, Dr. Buitrago completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Buitrago is affiliated with Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, Plantation General Hospital, and Mercy Hospital.

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Dr. Francisco G Bermudez, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Vascular Surgery
2438 E Commercial Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Francisco Bermudez is a general surgery and vascular surgery specialist in Fort Lauderdale, FL. He is affiliated with Broward Health Imperial Point. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Bermudez attended the University of Havana School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Hahnemann University Hospital. Dr. Bermudez speaks Spanish.

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Dr. Soni Chousleb, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
1600 S Andrews Avenue; Suite 1090 West Wing
Ft Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Soni Chousleb is a general surgery specialist. Dr. Chousleb is professionally affiliated with Mariners Hospital, South Miami Hospital, and Medical Arts Surgery Center at Baptist. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Chousleb accepts. Before performing Dr. Chousleb's residency at New York Hospital Queens, Dr. Chousleb attended the University of Anahuac Faculty of Health Sciences for medical school. Dr. Chousleb speaks Spanish.

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Dr. Alexander G Parr, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
2438 E Commercial Boulevard
Ft Lauderdale, FL
 

Dr. Alexander Parr's specialty is general surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Broward Health Imperial Point. He is a graduate of Ponce School of Medicine. Dr. Parr is an in-network provider for 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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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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