Dr. Christopher P. Desimone, MD

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Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology • Male • Age 43

333 WHITNEY HENDRIXSON
Lexington, KY 40536
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Hospital Quality

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Baptist Health Lexington
1740 Nicholasville Road
Lexington, KY 40503
University of Kentucky Hospital
1000 S. Limestone
Lexington, KY 40536

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
333 WHITNEY HENDRIXSON
Lexington, KY 40536
800 ROSE STREET
Lexington, KY 40536
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    Dr. Desimone's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Gynecologic Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Gynecological Oncology, 2011
    • Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2011
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    • Colposcopy
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
    • Endocervical Curettage
    • Endometrial Ablation
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Vulvectomy
    2
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Cervicitis
    • Endometriosis
    • Fallopian Tube Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Mastodynia
    • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Scleroderma
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    • Trichomoniasis
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginal Cancer
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vulvar Cancer
    • Yeast Infections
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    Background Check for Dr. Desimone

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1997

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Ky College Of Med
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Desimone & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Desimone's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Desimone has admitting privileges:

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    • Baptist Health Lexington

    • University of Kentucky Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Desimone

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Desimone to family and friends

    9 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Desimone's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 9 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Desimone
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    9 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Desimone accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    Less

    Office Locations

    A
    333 WHITNEY HENDRIXSON
    Lexington, KY 40536
    B
    800 ROSE STREET
    Lexington, KY 40536
    (859) 257-2935 (Office)
    C
    GYN Oncology
    800 ROSE STREET Suite 331
    Lexington, KY 40536
    (859) 257-1613 (Office)
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