Dr. Fredric H. Itzkowitz, DO

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 53

703 Tyler St Ste 150
Sandusky, OH 44870
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Hospital Quality

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Firelands Regional Medical Center
1111 Hayes Avenue
Sandusky, OH 44870

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North Coast Surgical Associates
North Coast Surgical Associates
703 Tyler St Ste 150
Sandusky, OH 44870
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    Dr. Itzkowitz's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Breast Surgery
    • Proctology

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Proctology
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Cancer Surgery
    • Breast Surgical Procedures
    • Colectomy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Stereotactic Breast Biopsy
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Abdominal Hernia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Cancer Recurrence
    • Breast Lump
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Groin Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Invasive Breast Cancer
    • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
    • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
    • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
    • Male Breast Cancer
    • Malignant Breast Tumor
    • Metastatic Breast Cancer
    • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    Peninsula Hosp
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    Peninsula Hosp
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    Lehigh Valley Hospital
    Complete in 1994

    Undergraduate Schools

    New York University
    Graduated in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Itzkowitz & Staff

    • English
  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. Itzkowitz's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    North Coast Surgical Associates
    703 Tyler St Ste 150
    Sandusky, OH 44870
    (419) 625-8722 (Office)
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