Dr. David F. Echevarria, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 55

2727 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd Ste 460
Tampa, FL 33607
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Dr. Echevarria's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

St. Joseph's Hospital
3001 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa, FL 33607

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Healthpoint Medical Group
BayCare Medical Group
2727 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd Ste 460
Tampa, FL 33607
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    Dr. Echevarria's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Bariatric Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Adrenalectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Colectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hepatectomy
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
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    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Obesity
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pyloric Stenosis
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    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Echevarria

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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 Miami School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1956

    Internship Hospital

    Valley Forge Army Hospital
    Complete in 1957

    Residency Hospital

    Tampa Genl Hospital
    Complete in 1963
    University South Fla College Med and Affil Hosps
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Echevarria & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% 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. Echevarria's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Echevarria

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
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    4.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Echevarria to family and friends

    4.2 out of 5

    10 responses

    Dr. Echevarria's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    9 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.7 out of 5

    9 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.7 out of 5

    9 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    9 responses

    Experience with Dr. Echevarria

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.2 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    10 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

    10 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Healthpoint Medical Group
    BayCare Medical Group
    2727 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd Ste 460
    Tampa, FL 33607
    (813) 879-5010 (Office)
    (813) 443-8148 (Fax)
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